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All forms of social media are expanding rapidly, every second of every day  more and more people are using multiple platforms of social media to express themselves, as well as using social media services as a valuable 24/7 news source. 452 more words

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Tribute to the Sports Guy

Bill Simmons is the single most significant influence in my decision to want to enter the sports media landscape.

I first saw Mr. Simmons when he made a guest appearance on ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption, on one of the many nights Tony Kornheiser was off fishing in Canada or whatever it is he did with his free time, and the thing that stuck with me well after the end of the show was that he was a biased sports reporter. 573 more words

Clive Barker Returns with THE SCARLET GOSPELS

In which he kills the Hell Priest, aka Pinhead (no spoiler, this is a major promotional point of the novel). The Scarlet Gospels was released this week on May 19th in hardcover.   214 more words

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THE GOOD IN GRANTLAND

It’s been more than a week since we’ve learned of the news that Bill Simmons will be parting ways with EPSN and the storytelling pop culture machine Grantland. 1,266 more words

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The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week


Minnesota won the draft lottery last night, first time since 2004 a team with the worst record will pick first.

First Quarter: NBA Playoffs… 124 more words

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An Unbiased Podcast: La'el Collins and Bill Simmons

On this episode, John Daigle (SB Nation Fantasy) calls his buddy Corey to discuss both the signing of La’el Collins and departure of Bill Simmons. They also swap DeflateGate texts before announcing plans for next season. 11 more words

Jalen Rose And Jacoby Pour One Out For Bill Simmons On Their Latest Podcast

With the ousting of Bill Simmons, ESPN created a firestorm and gave all of his colleagues with a platform under the ESPN banner the opportunity to air out their grievances on Disney’s dime. 384 more words

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