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Nathan Fielder Fooled The Internet Years Ago With A Fake Psychic Website

In addition to last night’s Conan, Nathan Fielder also appeared on Bill Simmons’ Grantland yesterday in which, towards the end of the podcast (1:08 mark), he discussed a fake… 249 more words

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Email Exchange: WE'RE BACK (and Talking about the NFL)

Today’s article: “Need for Speed,” Bill Barnwell, Grantland

Michael Rosen:

Woah, hey, we’re back! It’s been a bit of a hiatus, Cam — almost two weeks since we last published anything on the veritably hallowed pixels of  2,172 more words

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Grantland's best: Rany Jazayerli writes about the Cubs

More specifically, Jazayerli wrote about Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer’s oft criticized rebuilding scheme. The reason that Grantland is paying attention to the Cubs is simple: Despite having the bulk of their young talent still in the minors and trading away two pitchers (whose ERA and WHIP were top 20 in baseball), along with their leadoff man and Gold Glove second baseman, the Cubs are 39-41 in their last 80 games. 185 more words

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Bill Simmons: Always a Step Ahead of ESPN's Old Guard

The news of Bill Simmons leaving NBA Countdown didn’t surprise too many people at ESPN. His departure from the show had been rumored since that… 1,032 more words

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Maybe the greatest article I've ever read:

Okay guys, I may be exaggerating a bit but Grantland’s, Zach Lowe’s article about Space Jam and a way to serious review of it can not come at a better time as I just saw the movie this past Saturday, the eighth of August. 19 more words

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Bill Simmons is getting a new TV show on ESPN

Bill Simmons is leaving ESPN’s NBA Countdown, but he’ll still be talking hoops in primetime this season. The Grantland Basketball Show with Bill Simmons will debut in October, a one-hour show hosted by Simmons that will air at 8 p.m. 93 more words

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