By now I’m sure you’ve heard about how Knicks player Joakim Noah caught Stupid Athletic Protest fever and decided to snub the cadets at West Point as an anti-war statement. (It’s funny how the anti-war crowd, which claims to not be against the troops, keeps finding new ways to insult the troops.) Like all […]
As one wag pointed out. America’s team defeated the unAmerican 49ers 24-17 yesterday.
Praise be to our nonspecific deity, fellow citizens, because in the new season of South Park, Matt Stone and Trey Parker have fixed our problematic National Anthem at last.
Honored to be with David Norman and Robert Zajac of the New York Police Department today, first responders at Ground Zero fifteen years ago. For many of us, today may feel like any Football Sunday in America. For David, Robert, first responders, and those who lost […]
Zo Rachel, as always, bringin’ the double truth, Ruth!
Tom Landry and Roger Staubach
Four of the many Texan athletes competing in this year’s summer Olympics.
There’s been some talk over the past few years about the idea of Texas seceding from the rest of the country and forming their own nation. I suspect such talk is mostly theoretical and not intended to be taken seriously, although eight […]
German long jumper Luz Long and Jesse Owens get friendly on the stadium floor during the 1936 Berlin Summer Olympics
The great website Letters of Note has this exchange between Luz Long and Jesse Owens — competitors in the long jump in the 1936 Berlin Summer Olympics (Long won silver — Owens won one […]
That's dedication to your country.