June 12, 2014
"My father believed in hats as signs of civilization."
But they aren't all bad!
The U.S. is the thirteenth ranked team and we picked a total of eleven players, so is it really that shocking that no Americans showed up?
Why You Should Hate Team USA
Why You Should Root Against Team USA in the World Cup
Watching a stressful game of soccer is almost as bad for your heart as experiencing an earthquake.
Baseball has inspired great literature in part because it's seen as a kaleidoscope of the American Dream; soccer, not so much.
Today and Yesterday
Charles Wright is the new U.S. Poet Laureate
The Troubling Case of Chris Hedges
Pulitzer winner. Lefty hero. Plagiarist.
June 11, 2014
A philosopher's theory of soccer fandom
Situation is everything.