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Friday Night Lights
For high schoolers, football can be a proud badge of being human. So how do we keep that and yet acknowledge the toll of brain injuries in the NFL? Jessicah Lahitou explores the issues.
Michael B. Jordan talks about photography, directing, and his inspirations.
In honor of March Madness, which began this week, GMP Sports has combed its archives for the best articles about the tournament. Here, Liam Day, in a post from 2012, argues that the players you’ll be watching the next few weeks should get paid to entertain you.
As the Texas high-school football playoffs enter championship weekend, one ex-player provides a first-person portrait of Friday Night Lights.
When Pat Brothwell moved out of northeastern Pennsylvania, he realized that Friday Night Lights is real.
ESPN game show winner Jim Jividen lays out your fantasy draft for you.
Greg Olear suspects Mad Men may be ready to “jump the shark” . . . and he thinks he knows the shark’s name: Megan.
Greg Olear had high hopes that Homeland would join the ranks of the truly elite television dramas. Here, his criteria for what makes a TV show superb.
To help stoke the flames of marital bliss, I have pulled together a list of 10 shows that I think are good ones to watch with your wife.
Tom Matlack puts together a man’s man list of things that have made this summer truly awesome.
What does it mean to be a man? No one really knows, but it makes for some damn good television.
Borders is closing for good, your parents are stalking your Facebook, and Jell-O will be made from humans.
Jordan Pedersen talks to Mark Stegemann, writer and producer of “Men of a Certain Age,” on comedy, drama, and writing real-life.