Category Archives: General Writing

Diversity and Broken Promises: Is The Athletic One Big Scam?

The Athletic, briefly, for those that don’t know, is a subscription-based sports media company. An e-newspaper with sites in a number of cities bundled together for subscribers. With the announcement of a Buffalo page launching, The Athletic now covers sports

Diversity and Broken Promises: Is The Athletic One Big Scam?

The Athletic, briefly, for those that don’t know, is a subscription-based sports media company. An e-newspaper with sites in a number of cities bundled together for subscribers. With the announcement of a Buffalo page launching, The Athletic now covers sports

Why the Fuck Did USA Hockey Hire John Vanbiesbrouck?

Earlier this week USA Hockey announced it had hired former NHL goaltender and noted n-word user John Vanbiesbrouck to be the next assistant executive director of hockey operations. Vanbiesbrouck is well known for calling HIS OWN CAPTAIN the n-word in

Why the Fuck Did USA Hockey Hire John Vanbiesbrouck?

Earlier this week USA Hockey announced it had hired former NHL goaltender and noted n-word user John Vanbiesbrouck to be the next assistant executive director of hockey operations. Vanbiesbrouck is well known for calling HIS OWN CAPTAIN the n-word in

No One Tells You What Your Normal Is

No one tells you what your normal is.  Only in the most extreme cases can you tell what it isn’t.  Sitting on the toilet, holding your head in your hands, confused and bewildered and terrified, trying to understand what is

No One Tells You What Your Normal Is

No one tells you what your normal is.  Only in the most extreme cases can you tell what it isn’t.  Sitting on the toilet, holding your head in your hands, confused and bewildered and terrified, trying to understand what is

No, “Pit Bulls” aren’t Inherently Dangerous

There’s an anti-pit bull commercial making the rounds and a couple of dipshit dog bite lawyers defending it so I figured I would set the record straight on a few things. Pit bull is in quotes because it isn’t an

No, “Pit Bulls” aren’t Inherently Dangerous

There’s an anti-pit bull commercial making the rounds and a couple of dipshit dog bite lawyers defending it so I figured I would set the record straight on a few things. Pit bull is in quotes because it isn’t an

Memories

January 26, 1992, Age 5 The Bills play the Redskins in the Super Bowl, my first Bills memory.  My parents had it on both TVs, I believe so my mom could watch from the kitchen as she made dinner.  I

Memories

January 26, 1992, Age 5 The Bills play the Redskins in the Super Bowl, my first Bills memory.  My parents had it on both TVs, I believe so my mom could watch from the kitchen as she made dinner.  I

Defund the US Men’s National Soccer Team

US Soccer has hilariously been a shitshow on all sides since leadership decided to institute the Rapinoe Rule, forcing players to stand for the national anthem.  Both teams are losing like never before!  Thanks, racists! That came to a head

Defund the US Men’s National Soccer Team

US Soccer has hilariously been a shitshow on all sides since leadership decided to institute the Rapinoe Rule, forcing players to stand for the national anthem.  Both teams are losing like never before!  Thanks, racists! That came to a head

How Star Trek Nemesis Should Have Gone

Look, Nemesis sucked. It felt like a crappy epilogue to Insurrection stuffed with an even crappier plot. Clearly they wanted an action-filled movie more like First Contract, but they forgot that the thing that made First Contract so compelling is

How Star Trek Nemesis Should Have Gone

Look, Nemesis sucked. It felt like a crappy epilogue to Insurrection stuffed with an even crappier plot. Clearly they wanted an action-filled movie more like First Contract, but they forgot that the thing that made First Contract so compelling is