ESPN Steamrolls a Real Profile in Courage

Bob Costas is getting heat for daring to suggest that giving Caitlyn Jenner the ESPN Arthur Ashe award is preposterous. He’s right, of course. And not just because giving the award to Jenner is a publicity stunt, but because there was an obvious choice for 2015: Leah and Devon Still, whose story goes like this: … Continued

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My Night at the ESPY Awards

This past Wednesday evening I was lucky enough to attend ESPN’s 2014 ESPY Awards at the Nokia Theater here in Los Angeles. What started twenty-one years ago as an up-and-coming network’s humble attempt to compete with the increasing number of awards shows has now become one of the hottest tickets and biggest TV draws every … Continued

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