Any claim that this is anything other than retribution for unionizing is horseshit. If it was merely a matter of numbers not adding up - and Ricketts no longer being willing to eat the losses - he’d try to sell the business to someone else and thus recoup some of his losses.
Get a load of this snitch!
Courier winding up like Hideo Nomo and whipping the package into your TV screen.
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The founders were pieces of shit, pretty much without exception, and I have no problem with tearing down every likeness of them ever assembled. But it does not follow that because Confederate statues are coming down, all statues must come down. Even a very small child knows better than that.
That is, uh, not how websites make money
I was okay with the racist mascot, their flight to Cobb County, and their fleecing of taxpayers, but this assault on urban planners’ sensibilities is the final straw.
I’m not an economist, but Noll and Szymanski are. (It’s my journalism degree that I got from a vending machine.)
You have no idea what you’re talking about. Neil deMause is one of the best-respected writers in the U.S. on the subject of franchise economics and stadium finance. He’s been covering this subject for decades, in greater detail than just about anyone. His book, Field of Schemes, was on the leading edge of covering the…
Davis’s bilking of Adelson was expertly memorialized by Seth Wickersham and Don Van Natta Jr. for ESPN The Magazine back in April.
I am doxing here but fuck him
I used to eat sandwiches consisting of Duncan Hines frosting and Ben and Jerry’s between Pop-Tarts.
Doesn’t seem like such a raw deal to me. In Mark Davis, Las Vegas certainly got bangs for their buck.
Homer? Arigato! Mr. J Votto.
If you think Dan is pissed, imagine how angry his viewer must be.
A fresh lawsuit from T.J. Maxx, funded by Peter Thiel, should be filed momentarily.