The Orion

Faking sports fandom fails to impress

Illustration by Rachel Dugo

Julianna Eveland

November 2, 2014

It's almost a sacrilege in America not to be a lover of sports. I've never really been a fan of sports, and I tried for a long time to hide that shame. I'd sit around with my friends pretending to be interested in the game. "Go Giants!" or, "Whoa, did you see that tackle? That was insane!" Sure,...

Pro teams provide a welcome distraction

Matt Murphy

May 5, 2014

This is a glorious time of year in the sports world. Baseball is in full swing. The future of the NFL will soon be chosen with the Draft approaching. There's hockey, if you're into that sort of thing. Most compelling to me are the NBA playoffs, and this year's second season has gotten off to one of the be...

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