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Link Party: 8/24-8/28

Oh man, what a week. That’s all I can say. Here’s what I read:

1. This writer played a word game based on Moby Dick when he had insomnia. 154 more words

Writing

Week of August 17, 2015

#RallyMantis

Dirty, Flashy Money: Miami & Scamming Athletes

As if being a professional athlete doesn’t attract enough leeches, try being one in Miami. It’s not surprising that con men are swindling athletes out of money, but I’m shocked at how easily careless and shortsighted folks get million-dollar checks from people. 1,061 more words

Baseball

friday things.

Erin Brown

The Mike Janela Show: Episode 9 - Stat Guy Greg

It’s my favorite podcast out there and I was so stoked to tape this one. Stat Guy Greg from Grantland’s “Cheap Heat” comes on the show to talk about how he got the gig and what it’s like behind the scenes. 78 more words

The Mike Janela Show

With Cost Cuts Looming, Are ESPN's Affinity Sites Vulnerable?

Two years after ESPN and Jason Whitlock announced an African-American themed culture website along the lines of Grantland, Whitlock’s out, and it remains stuck in development hell. 1,052 more words

Media Gossip/Musings

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you ready for the weekend!


Awesome moment in Cleveland on Thursday night

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Yankees (62-51) @ Blue Jays (64-52), 6:07 pm… 148 more words

MLB