The Roundup: Avert Your Eyes from the Stock Market

Good morning Heather Graham! … funny photos … your obligatory Friday morning economic doom-and-gloom read … hey, thanks man! … we’re sure you have an opinion on this story … on this the 79th anniversary of Black Thursday, which is the day the official start of the Great Crash of ‘29, stock market trading was so bad… » 10/24/08 9:00am 10/24/08 9:00am

Selig Must be Nervous: LCS Ratings Down, and Now Tampa Has Pushed…

We’re sure plenty of Boston fans will cling to hope in the ALCS by pointing out that the Red Sox rallied from a 3-1 deficit to defeat Cleveland in last year’s postseason. Three minor differences: they had a healthy and overpowering Josh Beckett in Game Five, came home for games six and seven, and Ortiz and JD Drew… » 10/15/08 9:48am 10/15/08 9:48am

The Roundup: Squash Those LeBron-to-Brooklyn Plans; Nets Move is Delayed

Our head would have exploded at this party; at our old gig, two of the nicest actresses we ever dealt with were Jordana Brewster and Sophia Bush, and yes, it helps that they’re gorgeous … workout tips if you can’t afford the gym … an electoral college blowout? … not only are 80% of Americans broke, but they want to… » 10/15/08 9:45am 10/15/08 9:45am

The Screaming Man Shouldn't Make You Change The Way You Think About…

We like The Big Lead. Jason McIntyre's a perfectly nice fellow, and their infamous interview with Jason Whitlock remains one of our favorite sports blogging moments. But we have to make this clear: After reading the Los Angeles Times' elegy to the end of "wild times" on the Web, we have to ask Jason: Have you lost… » 6/23/08 12:35pm 6/23/08 12:35pm

This Hurts Us More Than It Hurts You, Colin

As some of you might be unfortunate enough to know, the man pictured here is Colin Cowherd, who has a show on ESPN Radio. Like many sports radio hosts across this great land, he relies greatly on blogs to find himself some free, juicy content. (And, of course, acting as if he just came up with it on his own; there's a… » 4/05/07 2:30pm 4/05/07 2:30pm