MANY PEOPLE WOULD RATHER DIE THAN THINK; IN FACT, MOST DO. — BERTRAND RUSSELL

nfl




No Picture

Monetized patriotism

TweetBy ‘nationalism’ I mean first of all the habit of assuming that human beings can be classified like insects and that whole blocks of millions or tens of millions of people can be confidently labelled…


No Picture

Hansen torches Cowboys, NFL

TweetDale Hansen has brought the rhetorical pain on the Dallas Cowboys for hiring Greg Hardy, who was involved in a domestic dispute for beating his girlfriend, threatening to kill her and then paying her off…



No Picture

On the Ray Rice appeal

TweetAlthough NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell handed down an indefinite suspension against former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice after video evidence was released showing that Rice had indeed knocked out his now-wife Janey Rice back in February at…



No Picture

Bad teams, worse uniforms‏

TweetTwo bad football teams, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Jacksonville Jaguars, who went a collective 8-24 in regular season season play last year, are squaring off right now in their first preseason game. Given…


No Picture

NFL’s cognitive dissonance

TweetSteve Gorman made a good point today on his radio show about NFL penalties facing Ray Rice, with the Baltimore Ravens, and Josh Gordon, with the Cleveland Browns. Rice allegedly knocked his then-girlfriend unconscious back in February…