Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Sports”

Did Mets Silence Daniel Murphy?

Talking about being gay? Great! Talking about being Christian? Shut your mouth

Posted March 5th, 2015

Daniel Murphy is not on the Team

The Law of Merited Impossibility reaches Major League Baseball

Posted March 4th, 2015

The Pride of Nebraska

Cornhusker football unites the state’s people and gives them an identity

Posted February 25th, 2015

Why God Made the Seahawks Lose

Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God, Seattle fans

Posted February 3rd, 2015

Malcolm Butler’s Miraculous Vision

A reporter trivializes transcendence by not getting religion

Posted February 2nd, 2015

Confess, Jurgen Klinsmann!

In this next phase of the revolution, your silence will be held against you in the court of public opinion

Posted January 22nd, 2015

SEC Football Is Back

And Alabama Crimson Tide fans are No. 1—so to speak.

Posted August 30th, 2014

The Crimson Tide Will Die A Happy Death Prophecy

What is the symbolism of this photograph? Answer me, people! It’s making …

Posted August 22nd, 2014

The Little Way Of LeBron James

The basketball superstar is going home to Cleveland. Why? He tells Sports …

Posted July 11th, 2014

Germany Vs. Argentina? I’m On Team Benedict!

Surrender, Argentina! (Sorry about Oranje, though. Painful.)

Posted July 9th, 2014

Oranje On The Bayou

We are fired up here in Louisiana, and ready for the Netherlands …

Posted July 5th, 2014

Oranje Is The New Black!

Did you watch that Netherlands vs. Spain match at the World Cup? …

Posted June 13th, 2014

First They Came For The Vulgar Racist…

Reader M_Young tipped me off to this PBS NewsHour episode from yesterday …

Posted April 30th, 2014

Life Among the L.A. Degenerates

Like most everybody, I agree that NBA owner Donald Sterling has shown …

Posted April 28th, 2014

Putinfreude Watch

A reader sends in a story about how NBC’s Richard Engel tried …

Posted February 7th, 2014

Sochi, That Dump

I visited the Soviet Union in 1991. Then, I could take a …

Posted February 5th, 2014

Leonard Smith Was Not A Times Reader

Late last year, a World War II vet named Leonard Smith passed …

Posted February 2nd, 2014