Boston’s Flop, Riley’s Genius and Denver’s Cinderella Story with Jackie MacMullan, Plus Shorting the Jets

The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by sports media legend Jackie MacMullan to discuss the Heat winning another close Eastern Conference finals game against the Celtics to bring the series to 2-0, the construction of the Miami Heat, the tenacious Denver Nuggets, the brilliance of Nikola Jokic, where the Clippers…
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Do GOPers Feel Guilt Over Tax Scandals?

Also: Where is Steve Mnuchin?
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Fuel for a Cold War

We can’t let environmental concern override our power on the global chessboard.
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The Catastrophes Keep Coming

The Political Gabfest live for the Texas Tribune Festival.
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Maya Moore’s Marriage to the Man She Helped Exonerate Is a Great Story in an Awful Year

Too often, the work against injustice is abstract and without reward. This story is a heartwarming outlier.
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How Big Ten Football Came Back. Plus, Obama White House Photographer Pete Souza.

College football is back … sort of. Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker discuss the unusual return of college football, but more specifically the Big Ten (2:20). Then, Listener Mail, when they answer the question, “What’s your favorite word to try and jam into every one of your stories?” (24:20) Plus,…
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It’s Time to Make Postal Workers Heroes Again

Delivering the mail used to be sexy and thrilling. It can be once more.
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An Interview With the Scientist and Mom Who Had a Little Secret During Her CNN Appearance

“Just for the record, I was wearing shorts.”
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How Colleges Are Responding to Their Campus Coronavirus Outbreaks

Pretty much everyone’s blaming off-campus parties.
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What Happened to the Zoom Sex Partygoer, the Fired Restaurant Worker, and the Local Bookshop Owner

Coronavirus diaries, six months in.
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