Whether it’s drugs, thugs or a bruising football loss, the media find a way to forgive and forget.
Super Bowl hype revolved around Peyton Manning and his legacy. Max White explains how the need to define individual greatness in our sports narratives misleads us into believing that great players can beat great teams.
ESPN game show winner Jim Jividen reevaluates all of the 47 Super Bowl MVP performances and determines who really should have won each award.
Bullying, concussions, player arrests, declining youth participation. The NFL has a serious PR problem. Neil Cohen offers the league some advice about how to fix it.
ESPN game show winner Jim Jividen breaks down the greatest Super Bowl quarterback performances of all time.
In the Super Bowl Preview version of his NFL Diary, Ryan Bradley calls bullshit on the idea that Peyton Manning needs to win to cement his legacy.
The author writes an open letter to any woman in America who doesn’t care about watching the 2014 Super Bowl. And why their men will be glued to the television anyway.
Struggling with the over-under on how many times the announcers will say “Beast Mode” or how many times Peyton will say “Omaha”? Don’t worry. Michael Kasdan is here with his picks.
Ryan Bradley’s a big enough man, a good enough man, to admit what he got right this year, and what he got wrong. He looks back in Week 17 of his NFL Diary.
In Week 12 of his NFL Diary, Ryan Bradley tells us what he’s thankful for. And what he’s thankful for is football on Thanksgiving.
Week 11 of his NFL Diary is all about the Broncos and Chiefs. Ryan Bradley breaks down what we learned from Sunday night’s showdown.
The season is halfway home and it’s time to distribute some hardware. In Week 8 of his NFL Diary, Ryan Bradley hands out his first half awards.
Peter Temple’s books are prize winners. This one took the Colin Roderick Award for Australian writing as well as Australia’s major prize for crime fiction, the Ned Kelly Award. Good enough for ya?
Ira Israel, on lusting after what we don’t have.
Living, breathing, being. Life should be that simple.
Last night, John McElhenney’s son gave him a gift—one he never got the chance to give his own father.
“Polyamory must be tailored to personal circumstances; it is broad enough include both relationships that are entirely fluid, and ones that reinforce patterns of stability,” writes Angelus Morningstar.
We made great strides to restore the ozone layer, let’s follow that international cooperation model to mitigate climate change
When it seems there’s nothing but bad news, and the only choice is to hide under the bed or just stop caring, try Mr. Miyagi’s advice.
Full-time dad and part-time mom Charlie Groves is giving 150%.
Steven Frank has found happiness despite a formidable genetic disease called Usher syndrome.
Jon Croteau’s memoir, “My Thinning Years: Starving the Gay Within”, goes beyond the story of a man who overcame an abusive father to reveal a reality about men that is barely acknowledged, and the will that it takes to move beyond your past.
Following on Cris Carter’s remarks, Male Survivor founder Christopher J. Anderson tells us what to say to people who are on the fence about using violence to discipline kids.
For some people, emotional maturity may occur faster than others. Joe Rutland ponders the question of whether emotions and feelings really do matter in life.
Cameron Conaway isn’t a car guy, but when he attended Cadillac’s media drive for the 2015 ATS Coupe he felt the pull to become one.
You see a lot to like on their bookshelf, but then your eyes meet the section that is seemingly devoted to the entire bibliography of Ayn Rand….
Steven Lake Explores the Effects of Unemployment on Masculinity and Marriage. A Survival Story.
An unexpected note from a stranger convinced a family that baseball can be a magical game.
Brent Almond wonders why our society stigmatizes boys for showing affection to each other and worries that his young son is already feeling the pressure to conform.