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My Oscar Special: The All Adam Sandler Academy Awards

I see movies for one reason and one reason only: to be entertained…or my wife forces me to see something like La La Land, in which case I nap. So I guess that’s two reasons. This isn’t to say that I won’t see movies that make me “think” or that tackle serious “issues” or that have “something to say”, it’s just that if that movie …

The Night The Legend of the Driveway Was Born

This Feature Earned a Notable Mention in the 2015 Best American Sports Writing Anthology By: Jon Finkel The foul line we sprayed on the driveway had faded long ago. The white box on our clear backboard had likewise vanished, but amazingly, nobody knew when. The hoop itself, once a gleaming announcement to the neighborhood that the Finkel boys had moved into town, probably only measured …