I was never really a fan of musical theatre growing up. I found the idea of just randomly breaking into song to be kinda weird. 478 more words
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The sports world is mourning Gordie Howe, aka “Mr. Hockey,” who passed away on Friday at the age of 88. Howe, who played for the Detroit Red Wings for most of his career, scored 801 goals during his time in the NHL (second only to Wayne Gretzky), and officially retired at the impressive age of 52. 314 more words
Last week Grantland Jr., er, The Ringer released a tittilating take on the capitalization of the word Internet and its recent demotion to un-proper noun. More boring than talking bridge strategy with your senile grandma, Bill Simmons reminds us how brutal long reads are … and why Grantland folded. 327 more words
Bill Simmons’ new site, the Ringer, launched on Wednesday.
On the latest episode of Province Sports Radio, Patrick Johnston and Eric MacKenzie look at what Simmons’ influence on sports media has been and where things might be going. 30 more words