Deadspin’s Biggest Misses: Part One, Big Lumber

Deadspin made its name by latching onto strange sports ephemera: a Buckeye-supporting masturbator, a lazy dinosaur, Ned. But for every gem this place copies from less-famous sports blogs, there are dozens more its editors are too lazy to steal. » 6/05/09 2:00pm 6/05/09 2:00pm

Great Moments In Counterfactual History: Derrick Rose’s SAT Scores

Nobody seems to care all that much that Memphis basketball players Derrick Rose and Robert Dozier allegedly cheated on their SATs. But what might have happened if the news had come out a little sooner? » 6/05/09 1:00pm 6/05/09 1:00pm

Guest-Editing A Sports Blog Is Like Flossing A Crocodile

Hi, my name is Josh and I'm the sports editor at Slate. You may remember me from such counterintuitive articles as "Joe Buck: American hero" and "Jason McElwain: He's probably not autistic, and that other team sucked at defense anyway." » 6/05/09 9:30am 6/05/09 9:30am