Monthly Archives: December 2012

Episode #79: Kieran Mulvaney

Kieran Mulvaney (“The Great White Bear”, ESPN, HBO Sports) joins the show. We cover the year in boxing, Mitt Romney sitting ringside, potential rematches in 2013, and polar bears. Among other things… Show Notes You can purchase The Great White Bear wherever books

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Episode #78: Rob Elias

Rob Elias (University of San Francisco professor and author of “The Empire Strikes Out: How Baseball Sold Foreign Policy and Promoted the American Way Abroad”) joins the show. We discuss baseball’s impact on the world, its close ties to the

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Episode #77: Rory Toohey

We analyze our own material, basketball fans, Skyfall, The Sisters Brothers, and some personal goals for 2013. Among other things… Show Notes Rory’s Watch Now Pick: Trainspotting  Brad’s Watch Now Pick: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia You can check out Legends of Springsteen for

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Episode #76: Scott Raab

Scott Raab (Esquire, “The Whore of Akron) joins the show. We cover the book, tortured fan bases, getting made fun of by Chris Rock, and being miserable to be successful. Among other things… Show Notes:  You can purchase The Whore of Akron wherever

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