Posts Tagged ‘thomas boswell’

Our Morning Roundup: Rock the Dread Edition

So maybe this isn't the year. What did you expect? A series sweep? Over the most storied franchise in pro hockey? Seasoned Caps fans should know better.
I remember my first hockey bloopers videotape. The hilarious compilation of goofy clips devoted an entire section to the ups and downs of the Washington Capitals.
Remember 1987? The Caps raced out to [...]

Morning Roundup: The Redskins May Sign a Native Edition

Sam Bradford, a Cherokee quarterback from Oklahoma, may become a Redskin. Tom Boswell loves this prospect. Some others don't. Is this really the conversation we need to be having in this country right now, especially when Chief Zee is facing retirement? And while we're at it, was Beattie Feathers a real name?

Cheap Seats Daily: A Wistful Look Back at the Dead Balls Era™?

Another milestone along the Road to Ripken™ has been passed: Mark McGwire says he did steroids. The news knocked the "Clay Aiken Says He's Gay!" story off the front page of the We Know Already Gazette.
After spending years in a shamed self-exile, McGwire's confession came as he sniveled through an interview with Bob Costas for [...]

Morning Roundup: Pitchforks and Torches Edition

Washington is turning on all its institutions! The Burgundy Revolution is no longer stopping at Dan Snyder's door! (Though Sally Jenkins' column is.) TO WIT:
1) Washington Post Magazine chat turns into TOTAL BLOODBATH! Readers want to know: WHY DO THE ARTICLES LOOK LIKE ADS? WHY DID YOU USE THOSE FONTS? HOW IN THE HELL DID [...]

The Nats’ Ovechkin?

Here's video of everybody's All American, Stephen Strasburg, finishing off his college career with a strikeout and no-hitter over the weekend.
Everybody who follows these matters thinks the Nationals should draft Strasburg with the pick they earned by being the worst team in baseball.
Well, almost everybody.
I'm no scout. But I've been watching that clip all week, [...]

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