Counterpoint: Aw, Screw Ryan Lochte

Yesterday Sean headed off the typical pile-on after an athlete misstep by contextualizing Ryan Lochte as, rather than the preeminent dumb jock of our time, just the latest in a long line of tacky and oblivious athlete-mannequins that have always been around. Not a parable, not a lesson—just another dude that's good at… » 8/19/12 3:35pm 8/19/12 3:35pm

Important: This Was The Worst Play In The History Of Baseball

I was encouraged to see Dan take such a bold stance in even entering the A.J. Pierzynski Groundout Debacle of 2012 as a contender for Worst Play in the History of Baseball™. However, there really is no debate when it comes to this. It was actually another former San Francisco Giant, Ruben Rivera, who unequivocally… » 8/13/12 10:20pm 8/13/12 10:20pm

Counterpoint: Charlie Brown Is Bigger Than Jesus

Gosh, somebody is taking a supposedly beloved holiday ritual and saying it's really awful and depressing. Who ever had that idea before? Oh, right: Charlies Schulz. » 12/21/11 2:06pm 12/21/11 2:06pm

Sorry Scott, We Are All Malians Now

I too felt a twinge of something almost like patriotism when I read of the latest attempt to burgle America of its greatness carried out by a shockingly brazen African thug. Then I remembered the thug in the White House. » 6/19/10 2:18pm 6/19/10 2:18pm

Why Obama's Olympic Loss Is Freedom's Gain

No surprise here: the simpering cultural sycophants of the granola media are declaring the Obamajunta's disastrous loss of the Olympics bid a victory for bossa nova music and that poor man's Hugo Chavez. How quaint! » 10/03/09 12:49pm 10/03/09 12:49pm

Whither Mutton Bustin'? How the Culture of Self-Esteem Is Ruining An…

We can all agree that Mutton Bustin' is a good thing. But are liberal parents threatening the sanctity of this fundamentally American rite of passage? Yes. They are. » 8/01/09 5:01pm 8/01/09 5:01pm