Of all the sports leads we never expected to read, this has got to be number one:
"Animal rights activists are crying foul over boxer Mike Tyson's plans to host a reality show featuring pigeon racing. This from today's Daily News story by Erin Durkin.
In a single sentence we were alerted ... More >>
If only Budd Schulberg were alive for this! In the 50s he witnessed the New York State Crime Commission hearings that exposed the graft and kickbacks documented in his script for On The Waterfront. Another result of those hearings was the establishment of the Waterfront Commission of New York ... More >>
In the interest of full disclosure, James Toback owes me money. At a party in 1992, he assured me that if Evander Holyfield ever met Mike Tyson, Tyson would surely destroy him. We made a $100 bet. You know how that one turned out. At a memorial service for Pauline Kael in the winter of 2 ... More >>