Three NBA things: the Warriors looking fallible, James Harden looking unstoppable, and Gregg Popovich spending lots of money on food.
There is a lot to catch up on with the episode of Game of Thrones that came out Sunday, or maybe not? The first episode had many people shaking with excitement thinking about how much was coming in the next five episodes. The unification of Arya and Jon (brought a tear to my cold dead... Continue Reading →
TBy Peter Case Recent protests in North Africa have excited the media, immediately drawing comparisons with the 2011 Arab uprisings, also known as the Arab Spring. In late 2010, a street vendor in a small Tunisian town self-immolated to protest the overextension of regime authority. The street vendor, a young man named Mohamed Bouazizi, was... Continue Reading →
After 558 days, Game Of Thrones has finally arrived. Now if you have forgotten to pay your cable bill, living under a rock, or your friends changed their HBO password here’s what you need to know: Queen Daenerys Stormborn of House Targaryen, the First of Her Name, Queen of the Andals, the Rhoynar and the... Continue Reading →
The Brooklyn Nets will face off against the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the playoffs. With Jimmy Butler and Tobias Harris in the fold, the 76ers have the most star-studded starting 5 in the Eastern Conference. Though injuries have limited how much that group has gotten to play together, they've been elite - in... Continue Reading →
1. Now that LeBron is gone, who comes out of the East? Lebron James made the NBA Finals every year since 2010, but can you name the last team to make the Finals out of the East before the Heat/Cavs? The Boston Celtics. The Celtics this year are paced by former Lebron sidekick, Kyrie... Continue Reading →
My NBA playoffs wishlist - talking about the up-and-comers, the Raptors overcoming ghosts, and referee nonsense.
Patrick Mahomes II seems like a down-to-earth fellow, but on the field, the young quarterback has been deified, and rightfully so. His 2018 performance was historically great for anyone, let alone a first-year starter. Mahomes became just the third player to throw 50 touchdown passes in a single season, after Brady and Manning, guys whose... Continue Reading →