The Wire’s excellence, as typified in SI’s oral history of the basketball scene in the first season, and Van Morrison as the Random 90s Song of the Day .
Kyle talks Cavs lineups, wonders why the Cavs’ most successful lineup hasn’t been utilized in weeks, and the live band Live.
Kyle touches on the Terrelle Pryor question, reexamines the disparity between the NBA’s top free-throw earners, and digs up a No Doubt tune for International Women’s Day.
Everyone’s entitled to their own opinion, on sports and other matters. But not all opinions are created equal — some are better than others.
Kyle shares a rare NFL Draft opinion, and discusses how a Black Crowes lyric comforts him through the Cavs’ recent struggles.
Kyle wonders whether it’s possible to calibrate expectations to be a happy fan, and digs up a Flaming Lips tune for the Random 90s Song of the Day.
Kyle talks about what the Jeff Fisher firing says about the Cleveland Browns, The Undoing Project, and an out-of-season Ace of Base song.
Kyle talks about the NFL’s ratings, Browns apathy, and the Backstreet Boys (kind of).
Kyle gets amped for a lovely anti-Boston weekend headlined by the Cleveland Indians, and also discusses recent favorites Atlanta and Bon Iver’s 22, A Million.
Kyle make a case for the Browns not sucking, has a half-baked idea for a Netflix feature, and talks about a classic Smashing Pumpkins track.
Kyle discusses the NFL’s new fascination with “instant merchandise,” makes up some fake Browns “micro moment” memorabilia, and talks about O.J. Simpson and Third Eye Blind.
Kyle talks about how Peyton Manning affects views on his own mortality, the problems with punditry learned from “Best of Enemies,” and some awful 90s music.
Kyle talks about American Crime Story, the significance of the O.J. Simpson saga in American culture, with the usual Calvin and Hobbes and 90s song.
Kyle wonders why networks don’t show college marching bands more, why why Christian McCaffrey should win the Heisman, and why Bill Murray’s so awesome.
Happy Thursday Cleveland, USA. How’s your week going? Ready for the weekend yet? Have you discovered the meaning to life, yet? Want to share it with me? The Cleveland Cavaliers are pretty, pretty, pretty, pretty good so far into this young season. The Browns? Not so much. Anyway, on with the proceedings. While We’re Waiting…
The sandwich debate reveals some surprising insights about being a Browns fan, which continues to be an existential challenge.
football. Football. FOOTBALL. FOOTBALL!
Happy Thursday, folks, thanks for doing some WFNYing today — brave souls, each and every one of you. After last week’s so-so but mostly uneventful preseason opener, the Browns have their second preseason game tonight against the Bills in what feels like should definitely be the Great Lakes Classic. As we watch Josh McCown audition
A most glorious Thursday to all denizens of the Blawg Pound both in- and outside Northeast Ohio. There are few summer Thursdays remaining, so make them count. I trust we’re all still sulking from the Tribe’s inability to get a W for Cookie on Tuesday night and the blown save on Wednesday. In other news, the
Happy Thursday, dudes and ladydudes of Cleveland. I’m feeling unusually terse today. Normally anything as slight as Slider’s bare chest can coax a couple thousand words out of me, but not today. The Browns are in a relatively non-controversial offseason of Project Rebuild: Year 17, the boil of NBA free agency is starting to subside,