Family patriarch & chief enabler Alex Spanos died Tuesday morning, aged 95.
Disappointed in the man his son had become, Alex Spanos leaves behind three other, hopefully less embarrassing, children, and a whole litter of grand- & great grandchildren.
Two of his grandsons look after the day-to-day operations
Because, dear Commentists, this is my last Open Thread before we yield the week to the esteemed King Hippo for all things Madness.
Editor’s note: This is to remind you of DFO’s Bracket Challenge!
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Back on January 3rd, in the Open Thread, we discussed the 15 Hall of Fame finalists:
and made our picks as
One day after being cut from the Cowboys for being nothing but trouble (& not named Ezekiel), Lucky Whitehead has had all charges dropped by Virginia police.
The cops original warrant was based on comparing the DMV photo of Whitehead to the guy they had in custody, later
the Titans are kicking Eric Decker's tires.
Brent Griffith, who spent one year with the Bills in 1990, is being charged with insurance fraud over said AFC Championship ring.
he had claimed it stolen, but was ratted out by his ex-wife who believes didn't get her share.
I'll take "The Longest Day" or "Band of Brothers". I realize not every date can be memorialized, but I guess more of WWII is finally being consigned to just the history books. Pity.
Aqib Talib got himself shot in Dallas over the weekend. Fortunately for the Broncos and Talib,
Sorry for the delay on getting this out, folks - I was in New Hampshire for a wedding and T-mobile's coverage is less than stellar in that region. Stay tuned for a new puzzle in an hour; in the meantime, enjoy the tunes!
Editors' Note: This week, we asked noted Coldplay, U2, and Bruce Springsteen enthusiast Peter King to help us introduce the request line by selecting songs he would use if he were an MLB closer. We are truly sorry.
With all of the interesting NFL going-ons right now -- the robbery of a 7-11 by a
Just a short update for all you loyal readers today. Fear not, I'm sniffing out a game-changing scoop as I write this, but I had a recent journalistic experience I thought you all might find illuminating. A peek behind the curtain, if you will--how the sports-flavored sausage gets made, sweaty