Looking the Part: What Brooksie and Fouts Have in Common

I was talking with a friend a few weeks ago about football. We agreed that whatever else you might think of Tom Brady, he looks like a quarterback. His posture, his body proportions, the way he stands tall in the pocket — there’s a physical charisma to him. He looks like the dictionary definition . . . → Read More: Looking the Part: What Brooksie and Fouts Have in Common

The Nose Knows: A Look at Smelling Salts in Sports

I watched the Super Bowl at the home of my friend Sujan, who was having a party. So I was eating, drinking, and yakking with various people while trying to keep one eye on the game — you know how it is. At one point I glanced up at the TV and saw Patriots . . . → Read More: The Nose Knows: A Look at Smelling Salts in Sports

Chew on This

Paul here, pinch-hitting for Phil, who has the weekend off. Interesting package-design news yesterday from Big League Chew, which announced that a girl will be featured for the first time on the product’s familiar pouch. This is something that probably should have happened a long time ago, but it’s nice that it’s finally happening . . . → Read More: Chew on This

We Interrupt This Blog for Something Completely Awesome

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Happy 2019! I got home from Cincinnati yesterday evening. As midnight approached last night, there were lots of fireworks going off here in New York (including right here in our small Brooklyn neighborhood, which seriously spooked Uni Watch girl mascot Caitlin, poor little thing), . . . → Read More: We Interrupt This Blog for Something Completely Awesome