The Loss of Positive Male Role Models and Educational Priorities in the U.S.

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During the 1950s, the scientist was the hero of our movies, saving us from space aliens and mutant insects. Why have our collective goals shifted away from educated men as role models?

18 Striking Similarities Between the Super Bowl and Gay Pride

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David Toussaint points out the surprising similarities between The Big Game and The Big Event(s).

What Do We Want for Our Children?

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The tragic and untimely death of Philip Seymour Hoffman made a lot of people think. Larry Bernstein thought about the children.

This Is, Without A Doubt, The Funniest Super Bowl Commercial In History


“At some point, a man must ask why God created him.” The answer is harmonica solos and flaming sledgehammers.  – From Deadspin: During the first local commercial break of last night’s Super Bowl broadcast, residents of Savannah, Ga., were treated to something truly incredible. Personal injury lawyer Jamie Casino bought the entire two-minute block of […]

Dubbed Sugar Sex Magik? – The RHCP Super Bowl Halftime Show Controversy

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The RHCP air guitar controversy isn’t exactly a Milli Vanilli Situation. But it certainly seems out of character for the risk-taking, no-holds-barred Red Hot Chili Peppers

What This Seattle Seahawk Player Did to Make Two Girls’ Dream Come True

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In the midst of trash-talk and one-upsmanship, this player took a timeout to visit some very special fans.

#NotYourMascot Trends on Twitter to Help End Racism in Sports

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How did the #NotYourMascot hashtag go viral on Twitter? Jacqueline Keeler explains how Twitter can help end the use of racist mascots and names as well as appropriated Native American names and iconography.

New App Allows You to Call Out Sexist Ads During the Super Bowl


Fed up with the sexist ads that feature during the biggest TV event of the year? There’s an app for that.

Join the #NotYourMascot Twitterstorm For the Super Bowl

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Tell the NFL and Roger Goodell that you won’t stand for racist mascots and appropriation of Native names.

The Best Ad You’ll See This Super Bowl Weekend


The National Congress of American Indians drops a powerful spot about what the Washington football team is erasing by sticking with the name “Redskins.”

Super Bowl Sunday Super Viewing Guide (Now with 70% More Story-lines!!)

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Get up to speed on all the big story-lines inside and outside the game with Michael Kasdan’s link-tastic Super Bowl XLVII Viewing Guide

Why I Miss Super Bowl Parties

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JJ Vincent is feeling nostalgic about the hyperactive awesome crazy family-and-friend-fest Super Bowl parties of yesteryear.

Nine Parents You Don’t Want at Your Super Bowl Party

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Doyin Richards breaks down the kinds of parents you definitely don’t want to hang around with on Super Bowl Sunday

All 47 Super Bowl MVPs Re-Awarded/The Top 25 Performances in Super Bowl History


ESPN game show winner Jim Jividen reevaluates all of the 47 Super Bowl MVP performances and determines who really should have won each award.

Pimp My Daughter…For The Super Bowl


“We came up here to work and make money with a pimp,” said the mother who brought her 15-year-old daughter from Florida to NYC.