June 17, 2014
Slouchy socks, impeccable timing
A hero who wasn't expected to play at all in Brazil
June 16, 2014
No touching, no talking, and no messing up: The pillars of great refereeing
The five of us writing for an audience of academic humanists and publishing our thoughts in book form is somehow “ironic,” but posting a Web diatribe about a printed object is not?
A test for the unifying power of soccer
When 31-year-old V. Stiviano cried, “I can’t be racist in my heart!” to 80-year old boyfriend and Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, she joined a lineage of Americans who have secretly pressed “record” and chosen their own words with care while encouraging a friend or lover to do the opposite. Here are five more landmark moments in tape-recorded baiting.
Whether or not it’s true, most athletes believe that anger helps them.
Pepe Kicks Those He's Already Downed
The Portguese defender's history of violence
It's OK to Choose to Be Gay
Rick Perry said homosexuality is like alcoholism. He's wrong, but the LGBT movement could learn something from his ignorance.
It's been a long 10 years for the team–and the country–since Euro 2004.