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Posted on: Jul 3, 2013, Source: Truthdig

Why poor white Southerners keep voting for policies that screw them and how this hurts the rest of the nation.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2002, Source: Salon

The Players Association head agreed to random drug testing because he knows it's a phony issue for the owners.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2001, Source: Salon

The XFL thinks its brutal, dumbed-down product is what fans want. Actually, fans want more scoring and fewer commercials.

Posted on: Nov 6, 2000, Source: Salon

The yellow first-down line and the glowing hockey puck are just the tip of the high-tech iceberg that will change how you watch sports.