Tagged: Culture

The True Story of #CivilWar2 and #CivilWarPotluck

Let’s begin with a (very truncated) history lesson: In 1861, onlookers showed up for the Battle of Bull Run expecting a quick and bloodless fight. They arrived at the Virginia battlefield with picnic baskets...

Ex-Donkey Kong Champ Threatens to Sue Over Record Removal

Competitive videogamer Billy Mitchell is threatening “legal recourse” against Guinness World Records and the Twin Galaxies scoreboard if they don’t retract “defamatory statements” against him and reinstate his expunged game score world records within...

Depth of Field: Where Is Jay-Z Taking the NFL?

In the National Football League’s kingdom of stunted progress, what you see is not always what you get. For decades the NFL has tried to scrub difficult political and social discourse from its brand....