Roosevelt Stadium, seen here abandoned, might be a sign of things to come for traditional American sports.
Roosevelt Stadium, seen here abandoned, might be a sign of things to come for traditional American sports. Wikimedia Commons

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 transformed me into a paranoid old curmudgeon, cynical about the future. Oh sure, there are the minor concerns thatContinue Reading

The Wabash Valley Highlanders team logo features a knight's armor and two crossed swords.

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 inherently discriminatory against the Amish community? Or maybe you think I’m mispronouncing “ESPN”? But if you’re aContinue Reading