Insulting Baseball Is Like Insulting All Fathers Everywhere

In case you people thought I've given up on pursuing baseball fandom, THINK AGAIN. I am not a dumb baby quitter! I will conquer baseball! What happened is that I moved. From L.A. to Seattle. And moving is stressful and expensive, which means I don't have my TV set up yet and it's hard to watch baseball without a TV.… » 5/28/12 3:45pm 5/28/12 3:45pm

I Love Balls: The Making of a Sports Fan

Is there anything more clichéd than a girl who doesn't care about sports? Like, there's absolutely nothing concrete holding women back from caring about sports just as much as men—and as someone whose job it is to call bullshit on the social conditioning that confines women to certain behaviors and interests, I should… » 4/06/12 6:30pm 4/06/12 6:30pm