August 24, 2015
Looking at the issue of concussion spectrum injuries, debating which Simpsons character the Washington DC NFL team ownership actually is, the terrible investigation at Baylor and lots more!
August 17, 2015
This week, we're joined in studio by activist and graduate student Gus Wood!
On the show, we look at:
-Goodell's ability to be made of teflon as his discipline procedures fall down around him
-The intersection of sport and #BlackLivesMatter as some teams attach themselves to reactionary political responses
-College teams want players to act like professionals but without the pay or union rights
-Unionization in the UFC?
August 9, 2015
Hello, sports fans and activists!
Go read the awesome article
'Patrick Kane Is Not Your Friend' as it is a high quality piece on the recent allegations against the Hawks player.
Also on the show...
-Corporate welfare gets the rails greased in St. Louis
-Roger Goodell and the NFL's horrendous handling of Deflategate/Ballghazi again leads to more concerns about Goodell's judgment of players
-We're one year out from the Rio Olympics which is amplifying problematic situations
August 1, 2015
Props to Janae Marie Kroc and Boston activists!
We share our memories of Rowdy Roddy Piper!
Plus, the latest on the O'Bannon trial, our reaction to 'Stich' Duran's firing, Beijing winning the 2022 Winter Olympics and lots more!