2014 Deadspin Hall Of Fame Inductee: Tommy Craggs

Tommy Craggs has left us to lord over every other Gawker Media site for the next year or so, after which he'll probably need work. After getting a big ol' boner in the quest to verify that Manti Te'o's dead girlfriend was indeed fake and turning Deadspin into a site for communist propaganda, he no longer has to stick… » 1/09/15 6:30pm 1/09/15 6:30pm

Tommy Craggs Is A Goddamn Wreck In The Kitchen

Much has been said and written, already, about the journalistic acumen, boggling intellectual acuity, and profuse humanity and generosity of Tommy Craggs; how these and other traits have made him, in turn, a terrific writer of one or two vituperative paragraphs per year, a successful editor of ephemeral butt-action… » 1/09/15 5:28pm 1/09/15 5:28pm

Tommy Craggs Is An Aesthete, A Connoisseur, And A Visionary

I have dedicated much of my life to music���to the rituals that surround it, to the powerful feelings it invokes in hearts and brains and bodies large and small, in empathetic deep-thinkers and total dickheads alike. Whether in concert or via tastefully appointed home stereo systems, I have witnessed friends, enemies,… » 1/09/15 1:58pm 1/09/15 1:58pm

Introducing Glory Days: Send Us Your Greatest Sports Moments

The scene: Kenney Gym in Urbana, Ill. A winter's evening in 1996. University High School trailing DeLand-Weldon 57-50 with 38 seconds to go. A skinny kid from Uni, No. 22, knocks down a three-pointer. Then, after a foul and a missed free throw the other way, he nails another one. DeLand-Weldon makes a free throw,… » 2/15/12 1:03pm 2/15/12 1:03pm