Category Archives: Sports

marangu 40-meter race – fast steeve, ubah, jackman, m’zee, and youngblood.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yvXj1OsvZ30&feature=youtu.be

Black and White TV From Havana

Key West marks the southern terminus of US 1. In 1980 I spend several weeks there and stayed in a small hotel off Duval Street. TV reception for the Miami stations was weak, however the signals from Havana came in crisp and clear. Most of the programming served Socialism in Spanish, however one station broadcasted […]

Isla Mujeres B-Ball 1988

In 1988 a hurricane had savagely struck the Yucatan. There were ships in the center of Isla Mujeres across from the basketball court, where me y la mayans played against the Italian under-21 National Women’s team. We said play them like gentlemen. The first time down the court the 6-2 forward threw an elbow at […]

Fuck The NCAA Especially for Football

ESPN posted a story about the hundred and fifty greatest NCAA college football games of all time. No. 1 Nebraska 35, at No. 2 Oklahoma 31 Nov. 25, 1971 The Sooners and Huskers presented Americans with a Thanksgiving feast: 829 yards of total offense, four lead changes, only one penalty and a game billed as […]

WIN AT ANY COST by Peter Nolan Smith

In 1968 the Baltimore Colts entered Super Bowl III as 18-point favorites over the New York Jets. The NFL champions were led by Earl Morrall in place of Johnny Unitas, while the AFL underdogs were quarterbacked by the flashy Joe Namath and the Alabama native boasted in Miami, “We’re gonna win the game. I guarantee […]