No Look Past

In the modern world of short attention spans and relentless desire to create or discover something new, the virtues of patience and selflessness have long since dissipated. This has not just been a recent occurrence, however, as the rise...
The 1979-80 NBA season was a hallmark year for several reasons. First, it was the year that the league finally adopted the three-point line, an addition that rules modern basketball in today’s game. Second, it was the season the...
It’s easy to remember Moses Malone: late 20’s, omni-googles, clinging to the seedlings of an afro the same way Jean Luc Picard coped with male pattern baldness. And an ass the size of a chevette — that Malone `used as a dangerous weapon en route to becoming the greatest offensive rebounder in the history of basketball. It was truly...
According to a 2006 Harvard University study, the odds of an American dying in a commercial plane crash are 1 in 11 million. Meaning, Joe the Plumber is more likely to succumb to food poisoning (1 in 3 million) after putting down a McRib; incinerate because of rogue fireworks (1 in 650,000) at a Fourth of July...

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