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The 500 Podcast – Inaugural Episode 1 (Title TBD)

 

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The Suffering Sports Cities List

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In the wee morning hours of 3 November 2016, the Chicago Cubs did it.  After a century plus of lovably losing, the most rabidly “happy to be hear” fanbase in all of baseball finally got to fly the last W of a baseball season.  Facebook posts of grandparents crying, fans roaming Addison in mindless glee, and young Cubs fans entering a world where “Billy Goat, Bartman, black cats” mean absolutely nothing.  The long Northside Nightmare was over.  But for every broken curse, another lives on.  Sports is a dichotomous exercise and for every W there is an L.  Sadly, the fans of the Cleveland Indians experienced something last night that they’ve become accustomed too over multiple generations: the despair of sports suffering.

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Since Grantland… (Week of 8 February 2016)

Every week, we’ll pull some highlights from the ESPN media world on articles, stories, ideas, arguments, concepts, schticks, and discussions that appeared on the World Wide Leader since the demise of Grantland and its unneeded contribution to the world of sports.  Pretty much, this is what the brain trusts at ESPN thought was more worthy of coverage than whatever the brains over at Grantland were producing…

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Since Grantland… (Week of 1 February 2016)

Every week, we’ll pull some highlights from the ESPN media world on articles, stories, ideas, arguments, concepts, schticks, and discussions that appeared on the World Wide Leader since the demise of Grantland and its unneeded contribution to the world of sports.  Pretty much, this is what the brain trusts at ESPN thought was more worthy of coverage than whatever the brains over at Grantland were producing…

 

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Super Bowl 50: Football Feast!

No, this year’s Super Bowl 50 watch party won’t include a replica stadium sized food spread, sadly, but for posterity’s sake, here’s a rundown of this year’s menu!

Slow Cooked/CrockPot Pulled Pork Sandwiches

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Since Grantland… (Week of 25 January 2016)

Every week, we’ll pull some highlights from the ESPN media world on articles, stories, ideas, arguments, concepts, schticks, and discussions that appeared on the World Wide Leader since the demise of Grantland and its unneeded contribution to the world of sports.  Pretty much, this is what the brain trusts at ESPN thought was more worthy of coverage than whatever the brains over at Grantland were producing…

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2015 NFL Week 14 Picks

(Home Team in caps)

Thursday Night Football

Minnesota (+10) over ARIZONA

Sunday 1pm

Pittsburgh (+3) over CINCINNATI

Buffalo (PK) over PHILADELPHIA

CAROLINA (-8.5) over Atlanta

San Francisco (+1.5) over CLEVELAND

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