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We Welcome Our New Girls’ Track Overlord

Wednesday, May 21st, 2008

In "the most impressive thing you'll hear about sports today" news, a Texas high school junior named Bonnie Richardson won the Texas high school division 1A state track title over the weekend.Not an individual title, the state team track title. By herself.Richardson won the high jump, was second in the ...

Wilt Chamberlain, Ron Jeremy, And Now…Storm Cat

Tuesday, May 13th, 2008

A 21-year career came to an end this week as famed stud Storm Cat ended his fertile, promiscuous tenure as horse breeding's go-to genitalia for fast offspring. We know many of you like to gamble on the ponies out there and we can't deny the popularity of horse racing, despite ...

Gotta Love It When 6 Year Olds Box

Friday, May 9th, 2008

I saw this kid on ESPN's First Take this morning. He goes by Pretty Boy Bam Bam, he is six years old and is already training 10 hours a week to be a boxer. He can do 100 push ups and said in another video he can run three ...

On Blogs, Credentials and Sports Journalism in the Al Gore Age

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

There sure has been a lot of fallout from that whole Buzz Bissinger vs. Will Leitch business on HBO's Costas Now the other night.I decided then to leave most of the ruminating to the highly established voices in the blogosphere. There have been so many good takes on the whole ...

Too Far?

Tuesday, April 29th, 2008

Dear Diary,First, I'd just like to reiterate that keeping a diary in no way puts my manhood into question, but you know that, diary. People are just jealous of your Hello Kitty stickers. Like, OMG, people need to get a life and stop being jealous.Second, as you also know, I ...

America’s Most Athletic Presidents

Thursday, March 27th, 2008

We don't like to get political here at R&R, we are a sports blog after all, but a friend passed along the picture to the right to me today and said it made him like Barack Obama a whole heck of a lot more. The picture is of Senator Obama ...

Simpsons Did It: Berlin Marathon Edition

Tuesday, October 9th, 2007

Mexican politician Roberto Madrazo, the loser in last year's Mexican Presidential race, has been stripped of his victory at the Berlin Marathon last month because he cheated massively and did so while using a major cliche. Talk about a double whammy. Madrazo won the 55-year-old category at the marathon with ...