The Pointless Media Hand-Wringing Over Manti Te’o

Tim Layden makes his contribution to the orgy of media navel-gazing in the wake of the tragic death of Manti Te’o’s pretend girlfriend: Prominent amid the animus directed at media in the wake of the Te’o story is that sportswriters are too willing accept the details provided to them in their pursuit of what mid-20th century New York City sports More …

Lance Armstrong Admits to Love Triangle with Manti Te’o’s Girlfriend

I’m experimenting with headlines to see if I can place higher in Google searches. I’m predicting this will be my best one since “Topless Kate Middleton Watches Hunger Games Trailer on iPad 3.” It’s hard for me to get too worked up about the whole Lance Armstrong thing. At first, his was a good story that was fun to watch. More …

Tale of the Tape: A.J. McCarron’s Girlfriend vs. Manti Te’o’s Girlfriend

They’ve both been in the news a lot lately, so let’s do a compare/contrast between the two college football sweethearts: A.J. McCarron’s girlfriend, Katherine Webb Manti Te’o’s girlfriend, Lennay Kekua Physical attractiveness on a scale of 1 to 10 Eleventeen (using Musburger notation) [null set] Achieved fame when… Alabama scored third unanswered touchdown and announcers really needed something to talk More …