Topic: Halls of Fame

May 2, 2013

The National Jewish Hall of Fame is located in a JCC, on Long Island. It's not anything like Cooperstown, but there's some ragged human magic there all the same. That, and Bill Goldberg wearing tefillin.

August 9, 2012

That the 16-inch game is physically demanding and indigenous to Chicago adds to its appeal. New Yorkers don’t play it. Angelenos don’t play it. Calloused Chicagoans with broken fingers, gnarled knuckles, and giant calves do.