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Government Shutdown Cancels Service Academy Sports

The first government shutdown in 17 years is the result of Congress failing to pass a budget; without it, the government doesn't have the authority to spend money on anything but "essential" services. Sports are apparently not among them—the service academies have suspended all sporting events effective today. » 10/01/13 1:00pm 10/01/13 1:00pm

Just In Time For Army-Navy: An Army Assistant Coach Is Accused Of Being…

A woman claims Black Knights defensive tackles coach Clarence Holmes, who is married to someone else, is the father of her 22-month-old son. She says Holmes has provided little in the way of child support and has not added the boy to his health insurance, leaving her stuck without a way to pay for an expensive… » 12/08/11 11:05am 12/08/11 11:05am

Service Academy Football Rivalries Are Just As Good For Dick Jokes

According to the Cadet Third Class (that's Air Force for 'sophomore'!) who sent this along, a big wank-y banner has been hung in the Air Force Academy's dining hall ahead of tomorrow's big Army game. Is this the type of young men we want waging our wars in the future? Deadspin says: god yes. » 11/04/11 1:40pm 11/04/11 1:40pm