Conspiracy and paranoia at Shark Park

This isn’t about referee bias or a ref costing us the game. This is about whether the ‘crackdown’ was really about enforcing the rules of the game. Paranoia and conspiracy for sure, but also hopefully a reasonably objective look at one example of how the referees are exerting their influence. The game in question is […]

A frank assessment of where Carlton are at

On the weekend, Carlton suffered their seventh heaviest lost in the club’s history, going down to a rampant Melbourne by 109 points. The knives are again out for Brendan Bolton, with the coach having to explain at the press conference where the Blues went wrong. We don’t need to judge Bolton based on this season, […]

Commits of the Week: Every Power Five commit from May 14-20

CLASS OF 2019 RANKINGS: Rivals250 | State | Position | Team Devyn FordDevin Payne/ Some big names came off the board last week across the country, as five-star running back Devyn Ford and eight four-stars made commitments. Ford is headed to Penn State. Here are all 22 commitments to Power Five programs from May 14-20. […]

MLB extends Blue Jays’ Roberto Osuna administrative leave

Major League Baseball has extend Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna‘s administrative leave seven days until May 28. The Administrative Leave for @BlueJays pitcher Roberto Osuna has been extended through May 28. — MLB Communications (@MLB_PR) May 21, 2018 This will be the second time Osuna’s administrative leave is extended. Osuna was originally charged by […]

Woman, pregnant with twins, dad shot on wedding day

PHILADELPHIA — Authorities say a street shooting in Philadelphia has left a pregnant woman and her father critically injured on the day she was married. The shooting occurred shortly before 10:30 p.m. Sunday. Authorities say the shooters fired at least 18 shots from two separate semi-automatic weapons before they fled the scene on foot. Authorities […]

WATCH: Top 10 jobs from olden days that no longer exist

Many readers likely remember the National Film Board cartoon the Log Driver’s Waltz. In it, a young woman sings about her desire to marry a log driver as his profession has made him a better dancer than all the wealthy men in town. Part of the lumber-making process, the job is at it sounds. The […]