Got Thanksgiving Cooking Questions? Come Chat With Some Food People

We're very happy to be joined today by Kenzi Wilbur, managing editor of Food52, Cara Parks, executive editor of Modern Farmer, plus our own Jolie Kerr, Will Gordon, and, uh, me. We're all hanging out down below in the discussion, awaiting your Thanksgiving food and drink questions. Let's have 'em. » 11/24/14 2:01pm 11/24/14 2:01pm

We're The Deadspin Staff. Let's Chat.

It's been a long week and we're pretty much done, so rather than working, we're going to hang out in the comments and answer any questions you might have for us. Let's do it. » 8/15/14 3:00pm 8/15/14 3:00pm

Do stop by at 11:30 Eastern to chat with Dave Zirin—sports editor at The Nation and author of new book Brazil's Dance with the Devil: The World Cup the Olympics and the Fight for Democracy, among a great many other things—about the World Cup or soccer or football or anything you'd like. » 6/09/14 9:41am 6/09/14 9:41am

Stop by at 1:00 EST to chat with novelist David Peace—author of, among other outstanding books, The Damned Utd and Red or Deadabout soccer or fiction or life or whatever you like. » 5/27/14 11:04am 5/27/14 11:04am

I'm Jonah Keri, World Authority On The Expos. Any Questions For Me?

Jonah Keri, staff writer for Grantland and author of Up, Up, & Away, will be hanging out in the comments below for the next hour or so, ready to take your questions on the Montreal Expos, bagels, and whatever else comes to mind. Have at it. » 3/28/14 12:55pm 3/28/14 12:55pm

Jonah Keri—author of Up, Up and Away, the swell new history of the Montreal Expos—will be by at 1:00 pm Eastern tomorrow to take your questions on murdered baseball franchises and such. Go check out this excerpt from the book so you'll have something to talk to him about. [Grantland] » 3/27/14 4:58pm 3/27/14 4:58pm

We're Jason Kelce And Connor Barwin. Got Any Questions?

Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce and linebacker Connor Barwin are in the discussion section below, answering your questions. Connor wrote this, and Jason might lend you some money if you ask nicely. » 2/28/14 1:50pm 2/28/14 1:50pm

Come Chat With America's Cup-Winning Skipper Jimmy Spithill

We're joined in the office by Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill, who led a historic comeback from seven races down to win the America's Cup. He'll be in the comments below, so ask him anything about boats, boating, being an Australian representing a "Team USA" and other boat-related questions. » 10/02/13 1:00pm 10/02/13 1:00pm

Is Everything You Know About Soccer Wrong? Ask David Sally

We're joined now by David Sally, co-author with Chris Anderson of The Numbers Game: Why Everything You Know About Soccer Is Wrong. It's an argument for the power of analytics in soccer that's full of surprising conclusions about issues like the value of a goal scored relative to that of one saved, whether there's a… » 9/12/13 2:00pm 9/12/13 2:00pm

The 10,000-Hours Rule, And Other Myths: Live Chat With David Epstein

We're joined now by David Epstein, a former senior writer for Sports Illustrated who's just been hired by Pro Publica to be an investigative reporter. Epstein is the author of The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance, which was recently published by Current. Among other things, the… » 8/12/13 2:30pm 8/12/13 2:30pm

How I Broke The Biogenesis Story: A Chat With The Man Who Scooped MLB

We're joined by Tim Elfrink, managing editor at the Miami New Times and the man who first uncovered one of the biggest scandals in baseball history. Ask him how the story came together, what he thinks of MLB's investigation, the state of alt-weeklies, and anything else that comes to mind. » 8/07/13 2:00pm 8/07/13 2:00pm

Now's Your Chance To Chat With Jeremy Roenick, Nine-Time NHL All-Star…

Jeremy Roenick scored 513 goals in his 18 NHL seasons with the Blackhawks, Coyotes, Flyers, Kings, and Sharks. (You will recall, since it's not so active at present, the NHL is an occasionally operational professional league in which rich men compensate other men to play hockey.) Roenick retired in 2009. Now he works… » 11/05/12 2:00pm 11/05/12 2:00pm

Need Help Battening Down The Hatches? Bob Vila, America's Handyman, Is…

Worried about your windows? Wondering what to do about that leaky ceiling? Scared your basement (or your whole place) is going to be filled with water? Bob Vila—yes, that Bob Vila—is here to help. He spent nearly 20 years on television, and he's still doling out all kinds of fix-it advice on his website,,… » 10/29/12 6:00pm 10/29/12 6:00pm

Ask George Atallah, Spokesman For The NFL Players Association, About…

As the NFLPA's assistant executive director for external affairs, George Atallah is the official spokesman for the NFL players. As you might expect, he's a busy man right now. "What a nutty day," he told us earlier, when we approached him to see if he'd be willing to do a live chat. » 9/25/12 4:58pm 9/25/12 4:58pm

Mr. Sports Journo, Twitter's Favorite Anonymous Sportswriter, Is Here…

Twitter is a medium tailor-made for unfiltered opinions and anonymity, and Mr. Sports Journo has excelled in cornering both areas while maintaining an air of mystery going on two years. We don't know who he is (although we certainly have our suspicions). All anyone seems to truly know about him—and we're guessing… » 8/22/12 3:00pm 8/22/12 3:00pm

Ask An Anonymous PR Guy About The Shady Work Of Being A Pro Athlete's…

Gang, meet Anonymous PR Guy. Anonymous PR Guy, say hello to the gang. Anonymous PR Guy is an actual publicist for a handful of pro athletes, and in exchange for his anonymity, he's agreed to share a few stories with us about what his job is really like. We've always wondered, and now we know: He's already dished on … » 8/21/12 3:00pm 8/21/12 3:00pm

Taylor Grey Meyer, Who Kindly Told The Padres To "Suck Her Dick," Is…

Everyone, meet Taylor Grey Meyer. Taylor, meet everyone. Taylor is the overqualified, underemployed 31-year-old who applied 30 different times for various jobs with the Padres, getting rejected or ignored each time. When they tried to hit her up for $500 to attend a job fair, she snapped and fired off one of the great… » 8/15/12 3:00pm 8/15/12 3:00pm