Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “football”

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

Auburn Fan: ‘Chia Chia Chia Chia Chia!’

This compilation of fan reactions to the spectacular last-second Auburn win over …

Posted December 3rd, 2013

Chris Davis Nelson Muntzes Nick Saban

Chris Davis of Auburn, you are my hero! Last. Play. Of. The. …

Posted November 30th, 2013

Your Smug Fecundity

Mollie Hemingway notices that the media really can’t stand fertility. Well, some …

Posted October 24th, 2013

It Takes A Village To Torment A Child

I drew attention yesterday to Grant Gallicho’s excellent, lengthy post about the new …

Posted October 15th, 2013

The Tribe, Always The Tribe

Prof. Diane Roberts is mighty conflicted. Excerpt: I’m a Democratic-voting, tree-hugging pinko. …

Posted September 18th, 2013

Football Player Logic: ‘Not-No = Yes’

Can you imagine standing in a courtroom making this argument on behalf …

Posted March 12th, 2013

Big Red & Rape

Here’s a painful story from Steubenville, Ohio, a hardscrabble Rust Belt town …

Posted December 17th, 2012

‘The One Common Good Thing’

A couple of days ago Sam M., who lives in western Pennsylvania, …

Posted November 22nd, 2012

Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, New York

That’s a clip from a locker room pep talk Coach Victor Nazario …

Posted November 14th, 2012

Life In the SEC Madhouse

Here’s a funny, endearing piece by Brett Michael Dykes, an LSU graduate …

Posted August 27th, 2012

Did Penn State Kill The Honey Badger?

The big, big news in my part of the world is that …

Posted August 11th, 2012

Football, Education, & Priorities

A wealthy Dallas suburb builds a $60 million high school football stadium.  More: …

Posted August 8th, 2012

Paterno Statue Taken Down

What a wrenching moment: Penn State has removed the statue of Joe …

Posted July 22nd, 2012

Joe Paterno & the Ancien Regime

Absolute power corrupts absolutely: The university’s full board of trustees was kept …

Posted July 14th, 2012