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MLB Replay Review

Now that we’ve had a good half season or so of replay review in baseball, I’m curious what people think of it. Personally, I’m mostly happy with how it’s been working, although there are obviously still some issues to hash … Continue reading

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The Media, Pennant-Racing, and Living Within Our Means

A popular narrative of the recent election is that Americans are fed up with the federal government’s inability to “live within its means.”  Real American people have to; state governments have to (more or less); the federal government should as … Continue reading

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Failures of TV

We’ve occasionally talked on this blog (and its predecessor) about how great the last decade of TV has been. Sopranos, The Wire, Deadwood, Mad Men: that’s a remarkable string of thoughtful, engaging, original drama. I’m sure there are a lot … Continue reading

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