Posts Tagged ‘notre dame’

The Needle: Orange’s Juice

Rat Spat: The Post reports that the Board of Ethics and Government is launching an inquiry into Councilmember Vincent Orange's role in the health inspection of Sam Wang Produce, which, as we learned today, was in disgusting shape when Orange intervened. While the extent of Orange's intervention in the incident isn't clear yet, it's good [...]

When Ireland Was Hungry for Basketball…

For the increasingly sober print platform of Washington City Paper, I wrote a column this week about a short-lived hoops squad called the Maryland All-Stars.
The All-Stars were really just a gang of D.C.-area basketball buddies, including future Notre Dame coach and SI Coach of the Year Mike Brey, who landed in Ireland on St. Patrick's [...]

Paul Woodside and Touchdown Jesus Let Gonzaga’s David Ruffer Live the Dream

For the much weightier print platform of Washington City Paper, I wrote this week about Paul Woodside, a placekicking guru who has coached some of the area's biggest legs. Pick up a copy, read the column, patronize only the smut shops found within our pages.
 Along with being a genius about all the technical aspects of kicking, Woodside, a [...]

Cheap Seats Daily: Charlie Weis? No! Marty Schottenheimer? Yes!

This holiday season has given me a new favorite TV commercial: the one for Fun Slides.
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That's a pair of slippery plastic pieces you strap to the bottom of your shoes like skates and slide around the house in. The spots for these carpet skates [...]