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  • As cities' struggles persist, Congress must act, mayors say

     
    Mayors of U.S. cities want Congress to act. An economic forecast issued Wednesday by the U.S. Conference of Mayors is part of an effort to prod Congress into passing jobs-creation legislation....
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger: Is his career going, going, gone?

     
    Before the news broke that former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger had secretly fathered a child out of wedlock more than 10 years ago with a member of his household staff--here's the original story--it looked like the aging action hero was going......
  • Sports Legend Revealed: A series of fortuitous events turned Harry Heilmann, an 18-year-old bookkeeper, into a baseball Hall of Famer

     
    BASEBALL LEGEND: A series of fortuitous events turned an 18-year-old bookkeeper who had never played organized baseball into a Hall of Famer. STATUS: True. With the fact that both Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams, two of the best baseball players......
  • For years, Bill Mazeroski was my hero

     
    All the reminiscing about what happened 50 years ago today in baseball has touched a nerve. I remember Bill Mazeroski's walk-off home run in Game 7 of the 1960 World Series to help the Pirates beat the Yankees 10-9. It......
  • Sports Legend Revealed: Did Ted Williams lose an MVP award because a Boston voter left him off the ballot?

     
    BASEBALL LEGEND: Ted Williams lost out on the 1947 AL MVP because a voter from Boston left him off of the 10-person ballot entirely! STATUS: I'm Going With False. With the Major League Baseball season coming to a close, thoughts......
  • The Incomparable Stan Freberg

     
    Young persons: If you have never heard of Stan Freberg, you are in for a delight. His comedy sketches from the 1950s and ’60s were sharp, clever and polished and many of them make “Saturday Night Live” look like a high school talent show. Speaking...
  • Hollywood deja vu: More reboots, sequels and remakes on the way

     
    Some days you read the trades and industry blogs and just throw up your hands and go, "Will anyone ever make an original movie ever again?" Here's today's news as we slide into the Memorial Day weekend, where the box-office......
  • Our five favorite John Wooden books

     
    Famed basketball coach John Wooden died Friday evening at UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center, the hospital announced. The 99 year-old had been hospitalized with dehydration. Wooden's legendary run as UCLA basketball's head coach began in 1948. Under his...
  • Discoveries: 'The People Who Watched Her Pass By' by Scott Bradfield

    Discoveries: 'The People Who Watched Her Pass By' by Scott Bradfield
    The People Who Watched Her Pass By Scott Bradfield Two Dollar Radio: 146 pp., $14.50 Salome Jensen is 3 years old and brilliant. She is also brave and unforgettable. One day, the guy who fixes the hot water heater takes her away from her family to live...
  • Book Review: 'Stan Musial' by George Vecsey

    Book Review: 'Stan Musial' by George Vecsey
    Stan Musial An American Life George Vecsey Ballantine/ESPN Books: 397 pp., $26.00 Here is a theory I have: There are three kinds of baseball players — the Good, the Great and the Gods. In the first category is everybody who made it to the...
  • Fireproofing the Ivory Tower

    Today, Shermer and Lukianoff finish their Dust-Up with a discussion on lifetime tenure for professors. Previously, they discussed allegations of instructor bias in classrooms, whether it's proper for schools to set limits on the expression of their...