Mexican soccer player Andres Guardado on being tempted to miss a penalty kick on purpose after a controversial handball call against Panama. Mexico would go on to win the match 2-1.
A visit to the Palio prompts consideration about what happens when questionable ethics aren’t a breach of the rules but woven into the very fabric of the competition.
The infamous Baseball Game with No Fans reflects the discrepancy between two versions of America currently being played out in cities like Baltimore and St. Louis.
Can a player be so reviled that he conjures up racism, classism, and homophobia all at once? If his name is Christian Laettner, then yes.
Do you like The Modern Spectator?
How much Manchester slang do you know?
Even though I like the song, I can’t help but think that, for consistency’s sake, using a Manchester band would be a better fit (rather than the London-based Cockney Rejects). A Buzzcocks song, perhaps?
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