February 7, 2007

NBA player comes out

Filed by Bil Browning | February 07, 2007 | 9:28 PM | comments

The first NBA player will soon come out of the closet. Well, ex-NBA player - he's retired. John Amaechi, who played for Cleveland, Utah and Orlando in his five years in the NBA, will throw the closet doors open in...Read More

Did Mr. Deity really help the Colts?

Filed by Bil Browning | February 07, 2007 | 11:50 AM | comments

With all the hullabaloo over Tony Dungy and the Colts' recent brushes with homophobia, I thought that this was really funny. In the clip, God (Mr. Deity) holds a press conference to talk about whether or not he really helps...Read More

On God and football outcomes

Filed by Don Sherfick | February 07, 2007 | 9:10 AM | comments

All of the discussion concerning Tony Dungy's referencing God as an important, if not decisive force in the Colts' Superbowl success leads me to offer this insightful Andrew Sullivan post yesterday. It doesn't deal directly with divine sports intervention, but...Read More


Quote of the day

Filed by Ed Team | February 07, 2007 | 6:00 AM | comments

"...Without a real and binding sense of morality, without a love of truth and reason, this country is closer to becoming a supermarket where the rich do the shopping and the poor are the produce. And the numb mass, terrified...Read More