D.G. Martin on the similarities between Democrats and UNC hoops fans:
Their joy of winning is fading into worry about next year.
Millions of dollars worth of work associated with the new baseball stadiums for the Yankees and Mets was performed by companies that New York City avoids doing business with because of prior allegations of corruption and ties to organized crime.
wowOwow.com on Condi’s new gig:
Condoleezza Rice, who served as secretary of state under the former president, recently took a gig at the Daily Beast where she will be covering — no, not politics, as we assumed — sports. Who knew Rice had such a thing for playing games?
From a Forbes piece on whether Buddhism is a violent religion:
Its national sport, muay thai, or “Thai boxing,” is exquisitely brutal, and I might add very much to my taste, but where else are manners more considerate and intelligently designed to abate violent personal conflict?