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  1. Sports Are Rarely Unpredictable and Thatís Exactly Why We Watch Them

    A recent Slate article by Joel Warner outlines a study that found high consistency in scoring patterns among basketball, football, and hockey. Iím not that surprised by the findings. Football,…

  2. Calcio Storico: Why The Worlds Most Violent Sport Will Never Come To America

    There’s an old joke: ‘Last night I went to a fight and a hockey game broke out.’ The joke succinctly makes two separate points about accepted levels of violence in…

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  3. Patrick Faucette Fights to Survive on “The Haves and Have Nots”

    Patrick Faucette is becoming a regular on Tyler Perry’s soap opera, “The Haves and Have Nots.” The physical therapist turned actor got a break when his drive-by role in the…

  4. How Netflix is Becoming a Realistic Competitor with HBO

    Which company started by providing Hollywood films to subscribers using a growing technology, quickly rose above the others, and eventually raised the stakes by providing highly regarded original programming? Up…

  5. Will Carl Survive Season 4 of “The Walking Dead”?

    The return of “The Walking Dead” seems slower than a walker shuffling down the street with its shoelaces tied together (a great way to slow them down). Luckily, all the…

  6. 7 Journalists Talk Lena Dunham and Society’s Skewed Image of Beauty

    When television critic Tim Molloy decided to inform Lena Dunham that he didnít find her nude body titillating, itís a good bet he had no idea how quickly his incendiary…

  7. Tech Startups That Are Revolutionizing Fansí Sports Experiences

    The Internet changed everything in the world of sports, including the programming itself, team and player news, and commentary and analysis. Sports teams, organizations, and sports media all quickly adopted…

  8. “Southern Charm” Series Includes Former “Real World” Star Cameran Eubanks

    Bravo’s latest addition, “Southern Charm,” promises to take viewers “inside the world of Charleston, South Carolina’s most aristocratic families to reveal a world of exclusivity, money and scandal that goes…

  9. Why Should I Get Home Internet Service?

    These days, free WiFi and free Internet access seem to be everywhere: the library, coffee shops and restaurants, college campuses, and even some buses and city transport. Not to mention,…

  10. How to Repair a Plasma TV

    As technology gets more advanced, repairs become trickier. Itís no longer Dad or Granddad taking the TV apart on his workbench. Now there are plasma screens, LCD displays, and LED…