June, 2018 Archive

How Kids Today Will Ruin Sports Tomorrow

Kids today — raised on expanding tech and shrinking attention spans — don’t seem interested in sports that have long been staples of American culture. Maybe it’s my newborn son that’s...

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Chatting eSports with an e-Xpert

What do you think of when you hear “eSports”? A loner teenage boy playing video games around the clock in his parents’ basement? Sports that require electricity, like baseball at night, which are...

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Buffalo Wild Wings: A Bad, Emotional Breakup

I know there’s a lot going on in the sports world right now that I should be writing about. The NBA playoffs. The NFL draft. (Summary: Quenton Nelson is the first offensive lineman people care about since Michael...

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Q&A with Cycling Expert (or How I Finished My First Metric Century)

This column was originally published May 24, 2018 in the Republic-Monitor. Last Saturday, I attended my first-ever cycling event. With one event under my belt, and the fact that I have a column in print, I’m...

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Cycling for Starlight

Like any other Millennial hack writer, I go to the coffeehouse to do a lot of my work. I know it’s cliché, but what can I say? The aromas and sounds mix to create an atmosphere of inspiration.Sometimes the ideas...

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