But Here’s the Kicker!: Observations from the Vikings Latest Heartbreaker

And here I'd thought "the play" had already happened. If you watched Sunday's game between the Seattle Seahawks and Minnesota Vikings, you know the one. It was in the fourth quarter, when Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson went...

A Quick Reminder about Minnesota’s Basketball Dynasty

I don’t recall his name, but a comedian once said during a set at the ACME Comedy Company that he’d rather watch two of his toes get sawed off than watch women’s professional basketball....

Let’s Talk About @#?%ing Fantasy Football

You don't hear me talking fantasy football too often. For one, I don't watch The League. God knows, fantasy football confabs are incomplete without someone -- be it my talking partner, or a passer-by butting in -- asking...

Sword Play: Human Combat Chess in Full Swing

I walked out of Little Tijuana's in South Minneapolis, exhausted suddenly. It was a familiar feeling; I was exactly this tired roughly three hours beforehand, when I trudged into a church basement to watch...

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