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NFL bullying and the organizational culture that fosters it

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Sports | Bullying is a term we usually reserve for children and adolescents. Once people become adults it’s called either “abuse” or “harassment.” But no…

Talent, race, and ugly stereotypes in the NBA

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Sports | Every year, NBA.com surveys the general managers of National Basketball Association teams about the upcoming season. They are polled about which player is the…

MacArthur vs. Driscoll: It’s discouraging to young Christians like me

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Religion | I respect John MacArthur and Mark Driscoll. Both defend the faith and powerfully preach the Word. They care deeply about Scripture and upholding truth. Both…

God’s justice in the tragic death of a child

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Crime | Late last week the story broke about a 2-year-old boy, Tyrese Robert Doohen, being admitted to a South Dakota Hospital with severe head trauma consistent with…

Thankful that life is not a playoff series

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Faith & Inspiration | Extra innings, complete games, walk-off hits, beanballs, and human pile-ups between the pitcher’s mound and home plate—yep, it must be playoff baseball…

Learning life lessons from those who lose

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Sports | Many of the best coaches in history—Bill Parcells, Phil Jackson, Tony LaRussa, among others—have written books about their success and have influenced…

Racism and the Redskins

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Race Issues | The NFL’s Washington Redskins have been at the center of controversy on and off for decades. It’s not anything they’ve done; it’s what they haven’t:

Too much hero for the silver screen

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Movies | Jackie Robinson has been one of my favorite athletes and a hero of mine since middle school, when I wrote my first-ever research paper on him. Few athletes…

When in football country, do as the fans do

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Sports | I have lived in Tennessee for less than a week. Last weekend we moved there from Illinois, my residence for the past 12 years and the passionate home of the…

Are we trading ‘street corners’ for social media with Miley Cyrus prayer pleas?

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Technology | By now nearly everyone has heard about, read about, or seen the provocative performance by Robin Thicke and Miley Cyrus at last weekend’s MTV Video Music…

The sorry state of saying ‘I’m sorry’

The sorry state of saying ‘I’m sorry’

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Culture | “I said I was sorry!” Any parent has heard these words used in attempt to avoid consequences for whatever action necessitated the “apology” from their…

Stoning Johnny Manziel

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Sports | I collected rocks when I was a kid. I had a pretty good collection of agates and quartzes and even some rare crystals. One of my favorite places to look was…

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