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Dallas Cowboys Off Asides on Season, Lists

Whew. Watching the Dallas Cowboys this season was like driving on Airport Freeway during rush-hour traffic in a 1978 Datsun with a burned out...

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs NY Giants

This David and Goliath story ended badly. First off, David forgot his slingshot. Secondly, his movements were encumbered by a huge goiter on his neck. He did...

World Cup Update (The Bedeviled by Red Devils Edition)

So the World Cup’s round of 16 is over and done, and to general sadness but no one's great shock, USA has gone down...
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Sports Rush: Why Can’t I Buy My Kid’s Way Into Yale?

This weekend, I put some work into trying to help my niece show her value to college coaches. Our presentation focused on traditional attributes...

Women’s World Cup Update (The Sour Grapes Down Under Edition)

The sad realities of working in an office meant that I had to miss the Nigeria-Sweden game, which looked like a real barn-burner. Fortunately,...

Sports Rush: What To Learn From College Gym

Attention sports that aren’t gymnastics: you could learn something from college gymnastics. Fort Worth hosted the National Collegiate Women's Gymnastics Championship over the weekend. It...
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Sports Rush: All The Way Strong

Mark Henry is one of the strongest men who ever lived. And that’s not even the most interesting thing about him, as you’ll learn...

Women’s World Cup Update (The Thai Chile Edition)

We’re through two matches at the Women’s World Cup, with USA reaching the round of 16 like everyone expected them to after a breezy...

Fort Worth Cats Lie Down With Jose Canseco, Everyone Gets Fleas

Jose Canseco was supposed to be the carnival sideshow whose wackiness might overshadow the ominous stank coming from the Fort Worth Cats recently. Money woes,...
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Sports Rush: Toby Keith on Softball, Charity, and Unusual Names

Toby Keith loves sports. As we chatted after the video interview that is the centerpiece of this blog post, a replay of a college...