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Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you


Who will succeed Ralph Wilson as owner of the Bills?

First Quarter: MLB… 121 more words

NBA

Must-Click Links: Grantland Profiles JJ Watt's Maniacal Dedication To Craft

Grantland on Thursday ran a fantastic story on J.J. Watt and his maniacal dedication to being the NFL’s best defensive player, inspired in part by his Houston Texans 2-14 record last season. 326 more words

Sports

Don't Write for Yourself! (and other things I'm figuring out)

This post doesn’t have anything to do with the band Muse. It does have to do with the idea of “muse” quite a lot though, and I’m a big fan of Muse’s musics, so I’ll include one of their songs at the start (that has to do with the idea of “muse!”) 818 more words

Week of July 21, 2014

The answer isn’t (just) steroids/PEDs: Barry Bonds was better than anybody at hitting a baseball.

This is 28-point list of Barry Bonds hitting stats that are hard to imagine, yet it happened. 833 more words

Baseball

Happy 25th Anniversary to RomComs

Over at Grantland, they are holding a Rom-Com Week, including this second article “The Rom-Com Hall of Fame: Champions and Challengers: Weighing the candidacies of the all-timers, the almost-weres, and the Heigls of the genre.” We hope that you are like us and will be following  149 more words

Romantic Comedy

Kevin Grayson: Former NFL Hopeful, Homosexual Athlete, Inspiring Human Being

Hearing the news today about what Tony Dungy said in regards to Michael Sam — who became the first openly gay player drafted into the NFL this year — made me think about a story I wrote during school last year. 5,379 more words