SNL Lampoons Russian Anti-Gay Laws With Billie Jean King Bit

Earlier in the week, the United States announced its delegation to Russia for the Sochi Olympics and it was pretty obviously a giant middle finger pointed at Moscow. Two openly-gay and one soon-to-be-openly-gay delegates were named to the delegation, including tennis Hall of Famer Billie Jean King. Saturday Night Live » 12/22/13 12:35am 12/22/13 12:35am

How An ESPNer Found Out The "Battle Of The Sexes" Was Probably Fixed

As usual, this one started with a tip. It came courtesy of Hal Shaw, a 79-year-old man who lived in Florida. ESPN investigative reporter Don Van Natta Jr. knew him. The two had met when Van Natta was researching his 2011 biography of Babe Didrikson Zaharia. Shaw once worked at the country club that she owned, so Van… » 8/29/13 2:42pm 8/29/13 2:42pm