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Chuck Salituro, who, in disclosure, is a friend of my father’s as they’re both  Wisconsinite sports fans living in Connecticut, is celebrating his 25th anniversary at ESPN on February 7th. 4,043 more words


Sam's Song

Back in 1994, when Samantha and I first began living with each other, during our long walks together, I composed this little bit of “doggerel” (to the obvious tune of)… 347 more words


Keith Olbermann is The Most Unbearable Person on Television, Don't @ Me.

Wow, Keith Olbermann is a nightmare.

I have heard rumblings about how annoying it is to listen to him. As a former politician turned sports anchor, there was always that skepticism of “Hey nerd, what do you know about being an athlete or anything sports related.” To be honest, I never really took notice myself. 450 more words


Here's The First Hour of ESPN2, Which Aired 25 Years Ago Tonight

ESPN2 debuted 25 years ago. That’s right, ESPN2 is old enough to rent a car. They grow up so fast. And though I — a sentimental sap who thought the lowercase letters were fresh and fly — wasn’t planning any type of tribute, it’s hard to ignore the treasure trove of content available to celebrate such an occasion. 268 more words


9/29 Recap: Still Alive


After a four game losing streak, the Cardinals find themselves in a must-win situation.

When your back is against the wall, you focus on what you can control first, which is win one game. 467 more words

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Keith Olbermann Releases Never-Before-Seen 1997 Boston Market Commercial

The year is 1997. The Hartford Whalers play their last game. Tiger Woods shoots 18-under par while winning The Masters. Keith Olbermann is a few months away from leaving ESPN for the first time. 165 more words


ESPN Mysteriously Keeps Bringing Back Keith Olbermann

Keith Olbermann returned to SportsCenter Sunday night. It was all about Keith. At least from what I saw. After watching for about five minutes, I gave up before returning later for a little more. 559 more words