But by focusing on fake problems and even making up problems allows me to not focus on real problems in the world. Read more
For one, we learned that Ferrante’s collection of “autobiographical” essays coming out next month should be labeled as fiction, at least partially. Read more
I feel you. BUT what I also dislike MORE, as I get older and older, is the way my body reacts to drinks 3 and 4 the next day, as if I have chugged a bottle of rat poison.
Everyone has their own relationship to and tolerance for alcohol, but next time you’re at a party, you might do well…
The Tennessee Titans are one of those generic teams that played against the Miami Sharks in Any Given Sunday. Not one of the ones that made the playoffs. Read more
I’ve been waiting a decade for him to get a Presidential Medal of Freedom. Nobody spreads more love for baseball, the kids on the Dodgers, the kids on the Dodgers’ opponents, America, and, I don’t know, anything else in the world that’s good. Read more
Vin Scully is an American treasure. If he wasn’t the announcer in Kevin Costner’s “For Love of the Game”, that movie would be approximately 59% worse. Read more
The last time I’ve seen Patriots with a line that weak was when that goddamn skinflint William F Buckley Jr shared a line of what was more or less baby powder with Hammerin’ Henry Kissinger in the men’s room at Studio 54. Read more
As a Packers fan myself, I feel fully qualified to admit this. We are spoiled assholes who don’t deserve anything nice. McCarthy is one of the very best coaches in the NFL, and firing him would be incredibly unintelligent. And you're right, Dom had a great year. I'm glad people finally got off of the Fire Capers… Read more
Why do people always use that as an excuse? Your argument is that, if you fail, no matter what you did you will be criticized. Isn’t that the most obvious argument for making the best decision?
Fellow Packers fan here, and for the amount of times we’ve actually succeeded on trick plays with McCarthy, I couldn’t agree more. The idea that Arizona could expect anything OTHER than the extra point is what could have been the difference. Read more
I don’t understand why teams in the Packers position don’t go for 2. You’re choosing OT - where you might not even touch the ball again - over 1 play from the 2 yard line. And if your the Packers, wouldn’t you take Aaron Rodgers from the 2 to win the game all day? Read more