Topic: Fatalism

April 2, 2013

On Opening Day, there's hope and promise and all kinds of other good things. Even for Pirates fans, if only for a little while. The first in a periodic series of diaries on following the 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates.

September 7, 2012

For most NFL fans, the start of the season is a good and exciting thing. But for fans of lousy teams, who know the misery that awaits by heart and know themselves well enough to know that they won't be able to avoid it, Sunday's kickoff will just be the end of the happiest time of the year: the offseason.