Appetite For Destruction At 25: Memories From Matt Taibbi, Justine…

Last week, I celebrated the 25th anniversary of Appetite for Destruction by telling the story of the first time I listened to the album. Here's a collection of stories from other writers (and from readers, too) about their experiences with the album. » 7/23/12 3:45pm 7/23/12 3:45pm

We Are All Dave McKenna XXIX

Here's your daily link to Dave McKenna's brilliant "Cranky Redskins Fan's Guide to Dan Snyder," which we'll be posting until Snyder's dumbass libel suit is defeated by Charlie Sheen's warlock powers. Our newest entry is from Rolling Stone's human flamethrower, Matt Taibbi, who's been running a humorous thought… » 3/04/11 4:50pm 3/04/11 4:50pm

Stories That Don't Suck: T.K. On Rick Barry, Do You Believe In…

Every week, I'll excerpt a handful of stories — old and new, sports and otherwise, relevant and merely sublime — that I urge you to read for one reason or another. Send any suggestions to craggs@deadspin.com. » 2/27/10 1:10pm 2/27/10 1:10pm

Eric Mangini Deserves Your Scorn ... But How Much Scorn?

Rolling Stone magazine's insult comic dog Matt Taibbi recently took a break from his assault on capitalist swine like Goldman Sachs to turn his wrath on a bigger and more menacing target—Cleveland Browns coach Eric Mangini. » 10/21/09 4:30pm 10/21/09 4:30pm