Exciting games might be fun to watch. But they are terrible prospects for most serious sports bettors.
Think about it.Read More
Prompted by a reader suggestion posted yesterday on social media, I was inspired to compile the following list of monsters and madmen….Read More
Outlaws have long been the object of a peculiar fascination. Fictional or real, from Robin Hood to Bonnie and Clyde to Joe Valachi to Don Corleone to John Gotti, we’ve obsessed over celebrity-criminals in life and even apotheosized them in death. Many of us know more verses from The Godfather than either the U.S. Constitution or the Bible.Read More
The NFL has just announced that next Monday Night’s Football game will be shifted from Mexico City to Los Angeles. Screw the locals who bought tickets. Trash all the planning and travel plans undoubtedly made by some fans. Just flip a giant middle finger to Mexico.
What’s the reason? Riots? Political unrest? Safety? Volcanoes? An earthquake?
None of the above.
Try this on for size: A soft playing field.Read More