Here’s my latest eBay score — a 1961 basketball uniform catalog filled with lots of pasty-looking white guys. Exciting! Let’s take a look:
• The basketball shorts in this catalog feature a lot of interesting panels and inserts I hadn’t seen before. Check out the two guys on the ends here, for example, or . . . → Read More: And It Only Cost Me $15
Frank Mercogliano is the media relations czar at Idaho State (that’s him at right, holding a press conference while surrounded by marks of the beast), but he’s also a serious uniform guy. He designed the football team’s helmet logo, and he often spots interesting uni details on other teams — unusual, since most media . . . → Read More: Going Above and Beyond the Call of Uni Watch Duty
I recently noticed that a reader who used to comment and contribute fairly regularly had pretty much stopped doing so, so I shot him a quick note to make sure he was OK. Here’s the response I got back:
Everything’s fine — I just decided take a little hiatus from commenting. I’ve been really . . . → Read More: Don’t Let This Happen to You
My annual NBA season-preview column is up on ESPN today, which would normally mean no main entry over here. But I’m planning to give the site the day off tomorrow, so we’ll treat today as a normal day.
Now then: Meteorological disturbances notwithstanding, the Phillies are poised to win their first championship in 28 . . . → Read More: And for Our Next Trick, We’ll Redesign the Phanatic