Every NBA season: 10 words or less

Every NBA season: 10 words or less

This season might be the best in NBA history. At least statistically. The super-duper Golden State Warriors — with four players in this Sunday’s All-Star Game — are on pace to win 69 games, with the highest margin of victory of all time, thanks to the greatest...
Streep’s golden speech

Streep’s golden speech

010 Meryl Streep accepted the Cecil B. DeMille Award — the Golden Globes version of the lifetime achievement award — last night, then proved why she deserved it. She spoke truth to power, calmly and methodically eviscerating Donald J. Trump. Streep made her acceptance...
Grayson Allen trips. Again.

Grayson Allen trips. Again.

Grayson Allen cried outside his locker last night. He cried the tears of a broken guard. All-American tears. The tears of someone with a problem. Allen tripped another opposing player. When Elon’s Steven Santa Ana drove the baseline late in the first half, the...
Essential episode: The Draft Dodger

Essential episode: The Draft Dodger

The greatest Christmas episode in television history is the story of a bigoted man from Queens who was once a presidential candidate, a Gold Star father and a country and family divided through education and generations. It aired in 1976. During its first three...
Gender politics

Gender politics

010Donald Trump — a 70-year-old celebrity businessman who has never held public office, who has declared bankruptcy six times, who made offensive comments about Mexicans, Muslims and women and mocked a handicapped reporter for the New York Times during his campaign,...