Report: Bobby Valentine Loses TBS Gig Over Dumb 9/11 Comments

Last month, Former Mets manager Bobby Valentine said a bunch of dumb things about how his New York Mets did so much to support New York City in the aftermath of 9/11 while the Yankees sat back and did nothing. We've already demonstrated how flat-out wrong those comments were, and now it appears that they were also… » 9/26/13 9:49am 9/26/13 9:49am

Remembering 9/11: An Educational Pageant

On this September 11, another year further removed from the events of 2001, many Americans have seemingly lost focus on the significance of what happened. As the attacks move toward history's horizon, like the Civil War and Thanksgiving before them, Gawker offers an educational resource to help America's… » 9/11/13 4:09pm 9/11/13 4:09pm

MLB Physically Took FDNY And NYPD Caps From The Mets To Keep Them From…

MLB's hopes for again being the go-to sports healing for September 11th were boned the second they realized the anniversary fell on an NFL Sunday. But they would have been hard-pressed to screw it up more than they did. The Yankees were on the road, the Nationals had a short little ceremony, and the Mets? Well, thanks… » 9/12/11 1:35pm 9/12/11 1:35pm

September 11: Perspectives From Bayless, Mariotti And Paige

It's the six-year anniversary of September 11 today, and we're not gonna make a huge thing about it, because everyone should grieve / remember in their own personal way. To commemorate the occasion, though, we thought it might be fun to step in the way back machine and see how three of our great political minds… » 9/11/07 1:05pm 9/11/07 1:05pm