The Blueprint For Change

Donald Sterling is an unapologetic racist. If you know anything about his history in the league and/or his real estate dealings, that’s a widely agreed upon fact in any mind capable of rational thought. For some, the issue is complicated by the details of how he was exposed (and why) as well as the public…

Federer: A Legacy Tarnished Before It’s Complete

It happened again. This time in straight sets, 7-6/6-3/6-3. For the 400th time in 23 meetings Rafael Nadal easily disposed of Roger Federer. Upping his domination over Federer in Grand Slams to a humbling 9-2. It’s been said that if Roger is Superman, Rafa is his kryptonite. I think it’s far worse than that. Nadal…

Instant Stupid

The repurposing of the Internet into a medium of instant communication has replaced the built-in need to think. Everyone wants to trumpet their opinion and defend it ’til death. Perspective is lost because everyone wants to be right. The only way to fix this is to remind yourself that it’s OK to just shut-up sometimes.…

Think

Lohan. Hilton. Bynes. Macklemore. Eminem. Lady Gaga. Honey Boo Boo. Sarah Palin. The Robertson Clan. Subcultures exist amongst any collection or categorization of peoples. Subcultures are the hyperbolic personification of imbalance within a particular society. Today’s media thrives on promoting the amplified absurdity conveyed within these subcultures. This is not only dangerous to society overall,…

8-8 / 8-8 / 8-8

Consistency is key but the wrong kind unlocks mediocrity. Such is the story of the Dallas Cowboys under the Jason Garrett & Jerry Jones imperium. The win-or-go-home loss to the division rival Philadelphia Eagles in Week 17 secured a 3rd consecutive 8-8 season for the Cowboys under Garrett. The Eagles actually did the Cowboys a…

The NFL’s Drug Problem: PEGs

The NFL has a drug problem. This new drug isn’t injected, smeared, swallowed, smoked, or snorted but its affect is the most potent. Urine test? Please, the designer of this drug laughs at you and your Dixie cup. Blood test? Nice try but it’ll be cleaner than a recently showered nun. Depending on your title,…

5 Things The Cowboys Can Do To Stop Sucking

The Dallas Cowboys suck. They’re 5-5 and that’s with 3 wins against a historically bad NFC East. They have the 32nd ranked pass defense. They give up a league worst 4.9yds per rush. They have the 28th ranked rushing offense. And Romo throws the ball 37 times per game yet it’s only good for 250.8yds…