Squirrels vs. Rats

Sometimes a debate arises in the field of sports that can take the world by storm. Your answer to these types of quandaries defines who you are as a person and can foreshadow your future triumphs or downfalls. This is that type of deliberation. On Twitter, @DragonflyJonez and @LaJethroJenkins brought up the question of which…

Semi-Incoherent Ramblings About the State of Sports Journalism

I find “Saturday Night Live” fascinating. The show itself is a bloated carcass of what it once was and oftentimes is anti-funny propaganda for whatever star has a film to plug, but it is everything else that makes me so intrigued. It’s the behind-the-scenes exploits that pique my curiosity. Tina Fey wrote about Lorne Michael’s…

A Salute To Mad Men

The first time I watched “Mad Men” was during my junior year of high school. I remember being “sick” but odds are that I probably just had a test that day and when I woke up with a cough and runny nose, I made an executive decision to not subject myself to the perils of…

DisN(BA)ey

As the great Abraham Lincoln once said, “I’m just gonna go with my wife to this play tonight and let’s make sure to watch some NBA Playoffs tomorrow.” Now, Lincoln didn’t accomplish this dream, however I will make sure to watch the playoffs for him. With the NBA Playoffs getting set to tip-off, I’m sure we’re…

Kendrick Lamar-To Pimp a Butterfly

Released: 3/17/2015 7/7 stars 2015 has already been and will continue to be a year in music built around rap. From J. Cole’s 2014 Forest Hills Drive to Drake’s new mixtape that’s already been memed to the umpteenth degree to new Kanye West, Action Bronson, Snoop Dogg, Jay Rock and everyone else set to be…

Spoiling the Oscars

I’m just going to apologize right now because you’re about to find all of the winners to tonight’s Academy Awards. I mean… sure, the awards haven’t been handed out yet but after watching all of the movies nominated I’m pretty sure that I’m going to correctly predict what the Academy’s group of elderly white guys…

NBAYY: Let’s Make a Deal

What just happened? At one point, it seemed like your run of the mill trade deadline. There were a few important trades; Aaron Afflalo went to Portland early in the day, Andre Miller was on the way to Sacramento, Javale McGee was dumped by the Nuggets with a first round pick … and then all…

The Non-Football Super Bowl Recap

  Well, that was fun. The Patriots won 28-24. Model, millionaire, super-model wife having Tom Brady won another Super Bowl that finally made him happy. And, everyone in America ate too many wings and slices of pizza. However, the Super Bowl is not really about the football but everything else, so we here at WIUX…