In light of the criminal investigation involving FIFA, I thought the timing was right to dust off a satirical blog I wrote some time ago. It satires FIFA awarding Qatar as host of its 2022 World Cup. Remember, today’s #TBT … Continue reading
The list is far longer than it needs to be.
It spotlights roaring races, organized parlor games and quirky contests that involve little or no athletes.
Skill and discipline are evidently involved in these competitions, but obviously none of an athletic nature.Continue reading
Taunting, finger pointing and tongue wagging have been dominating sports headlines lately. Instead of focusing on their specific jobs, some well known sports personalities have directed their energy in non-productive ways. When they should be comporting themselves as respected sports … Continue reading
Calling “sports” sports that really aren’t sports is without question my number one peeve about what’s worst about sports! The list of these non-sports sports is far longer than it needs to be. It spotlights roaring races, organized parlor games … Continue reading
Before I pressed “publish” on this blog, I already felt an onslaught of angst directed toward me from NASCAR, poker, pool and curling fans of these non-sports sports!
I’ve braced myself for the avalanche of hate mail and prickly barbs that will soon come my way for the words I’ve just written.
But, someone had to write them. Someone had the express the obvious. And, someone had to take the initiative and expose the egregious coverage on major sports networks that these non-sports sports receive.
Check out the following excerpt from my new sports comic book Confusing Stuff in Sports.
I’m confident you’ll agree, too, that these non-sports sports shouldn’t be mentioned in the same breath as actual sports like football, baseball, basketball, soccer, hockey and boxing.Continue reading
It’ll be interesting to learn how big of an engine NASCAR President Mike Helton has under his hood when addressing NASCAR Sprint points leader Kyle Busch’s recent boorish behavior. Yesterday, Kyle Busch pleaded guilty to speeding and no contest to … Continue reading
(Satire) NASCAR adamantly denied this morning that Nicole Snooki Polizzi’s car crash in Florence, Italy resulted from filming a new reality TV series called NASCAR Nymphs. NASCAR quickly squashed surfacing speculation that the Charlotte, NC based organization had recruited Snooki … Continue reading