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Tom Brady: The NFL’s Joan of Arc

At age 13, Joan of Arc began hearing voices. Only a peasant girl of slight build and known for her piousness and hard work, it is said that saints appeared to Joan and told her to aid the French in […]

Baseball’s First World Champions

Ed Achorn discusses his new book about baseball’s first World Champions. http://s3.amazonaws.com/Nortonsnest/001-NortonsNest-NewEdAchorninterview-20120608.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Dear John…

Dear John…

We had a pretty good run, you and I. We were more than great friends. We had a commitment. One could anticipate the other’s moods and

The Real Grays Anatomy

The Real Grays Anatomy

Call me a baseball iconoclast, a visionary or more accurately, a collector of contusions, scrapes, breaks and every hardball induced injury concocted since Adam. In 1998, I started

A Rose by any other name, mostly unprintable.

  Pete Rose apologists, this one’s for you. Yes, you, the guy evangelizing for Pete Rose’s immediate induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame between slurps of domestic beer in Any Dive, USA. You, the guy who is right by […]