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End Around: A Wild Football Weekend in Canton and Columbus

November 11, 2011

In a peculiar reflection of our nation’s current economic woes, the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League gave their star quarterback, Peyton Manning, a five-year, $90 million contract extension.  The move clearly hampered the Colts’ ability to sign other players, weakening their roster. Then disaster struck.  Manning was forced to undergo neck surgery and […]

A Devil Among the Apostles: Blood and Betrayal in the Apostle Islands

July 8, 2011

Kaydan awoke in the middle of the night demanding Deet.  I told him to go back to sleep, told him I was not his nigger, which didn’t faze him, close-cropped Kanye-acting black man though he was.  Kaydan was on a roll.  Had been all night.  Earlier he had been demanding Tom’s pup tent, the tent […]