1. Daily dump: Hot links, dedicated to Oscar Mayer

    As if we needed more evidence that God indeed has a sense of humor, news of the death of Oscar Mayer and a report of a possible Slim Jim shortage surface on the same frickin’ day. Some days this roundup writes itself, folks...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 127 reads 0 comments

  2. Daily Dump: Ochotweeto, Megan Fox and The Last of the Nordicans

    A bevy of Wednesday links while trying to figure out why we’re supposed to give a crap that Steve McNair isn’t on the cover of Sports Illustrated this week...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 63 reads 1 comments

  3. Daily dump: Wimbledon men save weekend

    Thank you Roger Federer, and thank you Andy Roddick. Thanks for serving up a Wimbledon men’s final for the ages on a day when all sports fans really, really needed something to get excited about...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 18 reads 0 comments

  4. Former NFL quarterback, companion found dead

    Needless to say, the July 4th weekend took a decidedly sad and stunning turn with the shooting deaths of former NFL quarterback Steve McNair and a female companion in a Nashville, Tenn., condominium complex...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 18 reads 0 comments

  5. Daily dump: NBC can eat our shorts

    The loyal Poopsters may remember a while back when we railed against NBC for not showing live tennis during the French Open. Ya know, this being the 21st century and all...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 62 reads 0 comments

  6. The NFL's fuzzy new math

    When word came out a few months ago that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was considering the idea of expanding the league’s regular-season schedule to 18 games — cutting ...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 37 reads 0 comments

  7. ESPN Backs Rockets In Bashing Doctor

    In case you missed any of his 4,000 appearances on the ESPN family of networks Monday, or his Rockets not happy with team doctor">rambling report on ESPN...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 38 reads 0 comments

  8. Daily Dump: Danica Patrick's Courtship of Fools

    If you’re anything like us, chances are you have at least one acquaintance in your life who takes his love for NASCAR just a wee bit too seriously. Could be that co-worker who inexplicably totes around a Dale Earnhardt Jr...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 78 reads 0 comments

  9. Weekend roundup: Jacko's Bad Moon Rison

    Catching up on some weekend happenings while trying to figure out why an Andre Rison jersey has been crudely attached to the childhood home of Michael Jackson … (Northwest Indiana ...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 56 reads 0 comments

  10. Daily dump: Cranky Columnists and Turkeys Gone Wild

    First things first, a tip of our Poopcaps this morning to The Bostonist’s Rick Sawyer and Sports on My Mind’s Modi...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 30 reads 0 comments

  11. Daily dump: NCAA an exercise in futility

    We admit it, we have no life. That’s why we took the time over the weekend to actually read (well, skim) Florida State’s appeal of NCAA sanctions against the school’s ...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 19 reads 0 comments

  12. Morning wood: U.S. Open's case of the Mondays

    By the time many of you read this, the U.S. Open’s final round will be in full swing. Either that, or it’ll be raining like a cow pissing on a flat rock at Bethpage yet again...

    Matt Tarr Written by Matt Tarr about 7 years ago 47 reads 0 comments