Topic: Bad Ideas

February 10, 2012

O.J. Simpson. Delta Burke. Christopher Meloni. Tiny Lister. Shannon Tweed. There is a lot worth remembering about HBO's bafflingly long-lived, fantastically not-good football-themed semi-sitcom 1st and Ten. The hard part is getting the theme song out of your head.

February 9, 2012

Former Ryder Cup captain Paul Azinger, like many people who played golf often, is very concerned about how much free stuff poor people...pardon, "non-working Americans" receive. What makes him a champion is getting on Twitter and making a difference.

January 18, 2012

The thing with infringements on freedom anywhere is that they're also infringements on freedom everywhere. If that sounds overcooked in re: watching goofy YouTube highlight videos, it's only because of how much we take internet openness for granted. That's what SOPA puts at risk.

December 15, 2011

Roy Jones Jr. is still fighting, in part because he lost a ton of money on his record label. Why does this keep happening? Beyond the obvious good-at-boxing ≠ good-at-rapping thing, that is.