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Good Guy Tebow

Very touching video of Tim Tebow on The Tonight Show, talking about his nonprofit that holds proms for special needs kids all over the world. Such an amazing dude.

Hey liberals, tell me again how this guy is a bigot.

Wednesday Open Thread 

Talkin' Baseball (Thank God It's the '70s)

25 years ago today, The Simpsons aired the ringers-laden softball-themed “Homer at the Bat” episode, featuring Ken Griffey Jr., Ozzie Smith, Don Mattingly, and more MLB stars. Combine that with recently unearthing the below lyrics during packing for my move to Arizona, and, voila, any excuse to resuscitate a mention of Looking for Oscar, […]

Thursday Open Thread 

Mountain Man

Don “Nick” Clifford, 95, is the last living man who worked on Mount Rushmore. He was 17 years old when he joined a crew of about 400 other blue-collar workers to complete the project, which involved moving 800 million pounds of rock in total.

To mark the 75th anniversary of Rushmore’s creation, The […]

The Walking Thread: The Day Will Come When You Won't Be (S7, E1)

Spoiler warning: for anyone who hasn’t seen this episode, there are major spoilers after the jump. You have been warned.

Well, everyone who complained about how last season’s cliffhanger finale didn’t show us the gory details definitely got their fill with “The Day Will Come When You Won’t Be”. And then some. The gut-punch […]

Sunday Open Thread

Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse by Albrecht Durer

Cubs vs. Indians in the World Series… the end is nigh.

#Believeland

Wept when it was all done ...

Jose Fernandez, still at the beginning of what figured to be a stellar career, on and off the field. Thurman Munson, at the end of a stellar career on the field, and, by all indications, on the brink of a successful real estate life off it.

Both always pursuing something seemingly a little beyond their […]