Tag: sports

Let’s Trade Jerseys

It’s so gratifying and exciting to see the huge outpouring of love and respect that the United States Women’s soccer team received at the fantastic demonstration for teamwork and patriotism represented by the huge parade in New York City.


It was such a fantastic showing that no one needed to blame the weather or the tele-prompters for anything dumb or boring that might have occurred. It’s about time this country had something to celebrate.

My bi-annual sports posting

Where Are the Champions?

An interactive map of every championship in the history of MLB, the NBA, the NHL, and the NFL.
By Chris Kirk|Posted Thursday, June 6, 2013, at 7:52 AM on Slate

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This interactive method of viewing the distribution of sports championships around the country through time is fascinating. It is also applicable to many other subjects and I suspect visualization might make the results even more obvious (how about the distribution of Federal money to the states?).