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Our union drive has expressed at every stage of the process that one of our core goals is to protect the editorial independence of Gawker Media sites from the influence of business-side concerns. Today’s unprecedented breach of the firewall, in which business executives deleted an editorial post over the objections of…
Since Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks died over a month ago, his surviving family members have been engaged in a blood feud with Banks's former mistress over both Banks's remaining assets (rumored to be valued at a mere $16,000) and his remains, the location of which are at present unknown. Even though some of…
There's still time to vote on this year's Deadspin Hall of Fame class. You can find all of the 2014 nominees here. The deadline is 11:59 ET, Sunday, Jan. 11.
For a brief time earlier today, shit got very real when a Kentucky newspaper, The News-Enterprise, printed that "Hardin County Sheriff John Ward said those who go into law enforcement typically do it because they have a desire to shoot minorities." Seriously; it's right here.
You heard of Swamp Dogg? Probably not unless he owes you money. Swamp's never had a hit with his own witty and rollicking tunes, though Kid Rock, for one, sampled his stuff and sold millions. More recently, he penned "America, Here's My Boy" for Beck's eclectic "Song Reader." Ah well—Swamp was born with buzzard luck.…
According to a report from Capital New York, Deadspin deputy editor and weird cereal fetishist Tim Marchman will be named the site's editor-in-chief, replacing the departing Tommy Craggs.
We finally caught up with last year's Deadspin Hall of Fame inductees, so let's figure out this year's. We need your help.
We screwed up and waited far too long to do this. Sorry. We're proud to present your 2013 Deadspin Hall of Fame class:
Hey, be sure to stop by Foodspin today at 2:00 p.m. for a live Thanksgiving cooking Q&A with some eminent internet food persons, plus Jolie, Will Gordon, and me. It'll be fun! We'll use the word "spatchcocking," like, a hundred times at least.
Hi! You're on Rabbithole right now. It's this new subsite we have on Deadspin. We're defining it pretty loosely, but anyone who has ever found himself or herself inexplicably awake at 2:37 a.m., bingeing on the British Pathé archives or cycling through old Daunte Culpepper highlights or watching a 13th consecutive…
Howdy eaters! Tony Luke Jr., cheesesteak restaurateur and co-host of Frankenfood on SpikeTV, will be joining us at 2:00 EST to answer your questions. Come chat. It'll be fun.
We get a lot of tips about Johnny Manziel, and most of them read something like this: "Hey, I have a [photo/video] of a [drunk/high] Johnny Manziel [singing along to Drake in a club/rolling up a joint/reaching for a bong/popping bottles/snorting coke]. How much will you pay me for it?" Here is our answer: nothing.
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The Eagles' Jason Kelce and Connor Barwin will be joining us at 1:30 EST to answer your questions. So do stop by.