There have been some interesting developments lately in the debate over compensation of top college athletes, who, as we know, are basically professionals, given the amount of time they have to devote to their sport at the expense of their education. First off, the NCAA was absolutely humiliated t ... More >>
So with the Final Four set -- No. 4-seed Louisville vs. No. 1-seed Kentucky and two No. 2 -seeds, Kansas facing Ohio State -- before we move on, it's time to take a quick glance back at what everyone was calling a tournament of upsets just a week or so ago. And, of course, there were upsets. ... More >>
The Black Keys w/Arctic Monkeys Madison Square Garden Thursday, March 22 Better than: A Nickelback concert. For Black Keys guitarist/vocalist Dan Auerbach, less is moreor at least it was last night. At the second of two Madison Square Garden gigs this month, he addressed the foaming-at-the ... More >>
What exactly will it take for this Jalen Rose-Grant Hill nuttiness to go away? In case you didn't get in at the beginning, on March 13, ESPN premiered "The Fab Five," a documentary about Michigan's 1991 quintet of freshmen still regarded as the greatest recruiting class ever: Rose, Chris Webb ... More >>
What would comprehensive immigration reform look like if the feds got off their duffs?
Butler's Gordon Hayward narrowly missed a last-second shot against Duke last night, but he's made big shots before. See the videos after the jump, and imagine a mid-major team actually beating basketball royality!
Lehman Brothers weren't so happy about their whistleblowers. The "rock stars" of hedge funds aren't exactly proverbial Guitar Heroes. A 2.2 billion euro bonus went out to the "risk takers" of Deutsche Bank. CBS' March Madness ad money? Buzzer-beater quality stuff. And the new economic doomsda ... More >>
In which the new music editor emerges from hiding to get clocked in the head
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