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Podcasts

Star Athletes and Sporting Politics in the Spotlight

The game we see versus the game that's being played.
Rob Zacny
4.11.19
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'Captain Marvel' Review-Bombing Campaign Shows How Crowdsourcing Went Wrong

Plus, we try to figure out if the 'Revolutions' podcast likes revolutions, and whether the NFL Combine is fancy superstition.
Rob Zacny
2.28.19
Internet

Brand Twitter Is Absurd, and It Will Only Get Worse

SunnyD tweets about depression. Steak-umm is lonely. Wendy's is sassy. Do we actually want our brands to be that "human"?
Alex Norcia
2.13.19
Views My Own

I Still Watch the Super Bowl, Even Though We're All Going to Die

Andrew Whitworth, the right tackle for the Los Angeles Rams, basically admitted that football is meaningless.
Alex Norcia
2.4.19
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Straight Fyre for Two Hours, But With Mechs

What could possibly go wrong?
Rob Zacny
2.1.19
super bowl liii

Roger Goodell is Once Again Full of Shit

During Super Bowl LIII media availability, the NFL commissioner told reporters that if teams thought Colin Kaepernick could help them win, they would sign him.
Sean Newell
1.30.19
NFL

TV Station Employee Fired for Labeling Tom Brady a 'Known Cheater'

A worker at local Pittsburgh station KDKA shot their shot...and paid the price.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.30.19
NFL

Drinking Tom Brady GOAT Beer Will Surely Poison Your Soul

If you truly want to be like the New England Patriots quarterback, you'll never touch one of these beers in your life.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.30.19
NFL

At Least 'Madden' Refs Got the Saints-Rams Pass Interference Call Right

One simulation even turned the pass interference sensitivity all the way down, and the ref *still* called it on New Orleans. Yikes.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.23.19
hooliganism

This Hooligan Wants to Bring British Soccer Gangs to the US

We spoke to Derek "Diablo" Alvarez, who founded the Miami Casuals and plans to turn hooliganism into a joint US-UK combat sport.
Nick Chester
1.23.19
NFL

Super Bowl LIII is Going to be Great (Unless the Refs Mess it Up)

Don't lose sight of one of the most intriguing Super Bowl matchups in years because the referees screwed up over the weekend.
Ty Schalter
1.22.19
college football

After Trump's Fast Food, Clemson Could Eat Like Kings for Life

The president offered fast food to the National Champion Clemson Tigers at the White House, but Michael Strahan, Quavo, and others have decided to one up that.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.16.19
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