Ayn Rand once said, “Indifference, not hatred is the opposite of love.” Remember that quote the next time you voice hatred for your rival team. Red Sox fans hate the Yankees, but they desperately need the Yankees in the same way the Jedi needed the Sith. Rivalry unifies and defines. And it starts early. In a Boston sports memorabilia shop, I once overheard two seven-year … [Read more...] about What does and doesn’t make a rivalry
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On a day that everyone is talking about Brett Favre, his indecision, and his alleged retirement/fake retirement publicity stunt (or whatever you want to call that media mush)...this happens! And by this, I mean allegations that could conceivably take the biggest Favre story of the day, crush it, and grind it up into dust due to it's enormity. If true, and enough smoke is … [Read more...] about Deadspin Claims Favre left Jenn Sterger sexually creepy photos/messages
By Paul M. Banks This weekend, it became 3 total years since The Sports Bank went live online. And today TSB is stronger than ever. January's daily traffic average is well ahead of December's pace; which itself was about 3x the previous month's high. In fact, we've seen steady consistent growth in readership each of the past five months. We're just half a month into 2010, … [Read more...] about Happy 3rd Birthday The Sports Bank!!!
Greetings college football fans! Well, it's week two of the college football season and since our live blog went so swimmingly last week, we thought we'd come back and do it all over again. I'm your host, H. Jose Bosch and I, along with a host of TSB writers will take you on a magical journey throughout the Big Ten and the rest of the nation throughout the day. There may be … [Read more...] about The Sports Bank’s Live College Football Blog: Week 2