It's A Beauty (of a Game): Neil Leifer's 'Ballet In The Dirt'

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Hey guys. This has been a brutal week, health-wise, for me, as I’ve been laid up with the flu for about a half-dozen days. But a couple weeks ago, on “World Book Day,” a great account I follow (@BeautyOfAGame) on Twitter posted the following:

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Uni Watch Bookshelf: ‘The Art of the Cycling Jersey’

[Editor’s Note: Paul is on vacation until tomorrow, but he left this entry to run today. Enjoy.]

There are lots of books out there about cycling jerseys. The latest one is The Art of the Cycling Jersey: Iconic Cycle Wear, Past and Present, by Chris Sidwells (who’s a very prolific author on biking-related topics), . . . → Read More: Uni Watch Bookshelf: ‘The Art of the Cycling Jersey’

Uni Watch Book Review: Todd Radom’s ‘Winning Ugly’

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Let’s start this off by saying that I’m hardly an unbiased observer when it comes to Todd Radom. I’ve known him for over a dozen years, we’ve become good friends, we occasionally hang out, we recently collaborated on that limited-edition print (still available!), and . . . → Read More: Uni Watch Book Review: Todd Radom’s ‘Winning Ugly’

For 'How To Get To Second Base' Ask Your Older Brother

By Phil Hecken, with Jimmer Vilk

A couple weeks ago, Jim Vilk DM’ed me a couple pictures which really piqued my interest, and mentioned they came from a book he’d picked up while thrifting. Intrigued, I asked if he thought they might make for a good article on Uni Watch. He thought they would. . . . → Read More: For ‘How To Get To Second Base’ Ask Your Older Brother