Mike Modano Wonders "Where Is Ronald Reagan?" Followers Inform Him.

Most likely, Mike Modano turned his lonely eyes to Twitter and wistfully pondered where had Ronald Reagan gone. We're going to choose to believe Mike Modano is aware that the former president-turned-conservative-heartthrob has been dead for 10 years and was just making a pseudo-political statement (while also… » 7/21/14 9:15pm 7/21/14 9:15pm

The NFL Appears Totally Ready For An Openly Gay Player, So Long As You…

One of the most unintentionally hilarious sentences currently in print can be found on this SB Nation post by Robert Wheel, a.k.a. Bobby Big Wheel, called "What the NFL can do to support gay players." Beneath, a comma-spliced subhed reads: "The NFL is ready for a gay player, the problem is the rest of society." » 3/02/13 5:30pm 3/02/13 5:30pm

Ron Paul Gets Inducted Into Congressional Baseball Hall Of Fame, Wears…

We can thank Meredith Shiner, of the Capitol Hill paper of record—Roll Call, for this snapshot of bold decision maker Ron Paul. » 6/30/12 11:45am 6/30/12 11:45am

Confessions Of A Second-Grade Reaganite

Ronald Reagan would have been 100 years old this year, but he's dead now and riding ponies up in heaven or something. I was in second grade in 1984, when Reagan defeated Walter Mondale in the biggest election landslide in American history. And for reasons unknown to me now, I appear to have adored the man. » 6/02/11 1:15pm 6/02/11 1:15pm

Private Stache: Dutch Lovin'

As keeper of Sports Illustrated's indispensable Vault, Andy Gray spends a lot of his time sifting through the sports photography of another time, when athletes wore short shorts and facial hair, and everyone looked vaguely uncomfortable. Here is one such photo. » 6/25/10 5:00pm 6/25/10 5:00pm