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  1. games
    Why Aren’t We Talking About Football’s Culture of Brutality?The environment which led to the death of a Maryland college football player in practice isn’t an aberration. It’s normal.
  2. games
    Welcome to Our New Gambling Hell, Sports FansThe Supreme Court has just unleashed misery on the average viewer.
  3. games
    Why It’s So Hard to Give Up the Dream of a Tiger Woods ComebackHe came close this past weekend, and the world went nuts.
  4. games
    It Looks Like We Are Now, Officially, Over Steroid PanicWhat were we even freaking out about in the first place?
  5. games
    Nobody’s Going to Sports in Person Anymore. And No One Seems to Care.Which may be because it’s all by design.
  6. games
    The Sports World Needs Its #MeToo MomentUnfortunately, when fans don’t care, executives certainly won’t.
  7. games
    The NBA Draft Is Great. It’s Also Totally Un-American.Sports have some really unfortunate ideas about competition, free markets, and labor, it turns out.
  8. games
    Missing the World Cup Is Like Detention for the United StatesSomehow it fits that America missed the tournament for the first time in a generation.
  9. games
    The Case Against Instant Replay — All Instant ReplayThe technology was supposed to make sports simpler. Instead, it’s become something else to argue about.
  10. games
    Roger Goodell Is the Prototypical Trump EnablerThe NFL commissioner, an empty suit staring into the middle distance, just keeps making everything worse for everyone.
  11. games
    The NBA Has Never Had More Soap Opera and Rivalry – and It’s FantasticWith the championship matchup all but decided, player beefs keep basketball thrilling.
  12. Snapchat Is Turning Its Map Into an Interactive Egg HuntThe game is only available this weekend.
  13. games
    Baseball’s Very Tepid Offseason Is Finally OverWhy was there so much less free-agent activity this year? Moneyball.
  14. games
    How Do You Watch the Olympics in the Shadow of Nuclear Apocalypse?If you thought Putin’s 2014 Games were scary, wait until you put an Olympic Games less than 50 miles from the Korean Demilitarized Zone.
  15. social studies
    Is It Rude to Play HQ at Parties?The trivia app is infiltrating real-world social life.
  16. games
    Is This the End of the NFL?Just a few years ago, it was an unassailable empire. Now, suddenly, it’s the fall of Rome.
  17. Tabagotchi Makes Productivity CuterThe most frustrating ’90s game is reformed as a productivity tool.
  18. daddy can you hear me?
    The Daddies of Dream Daddy, Ranked by Dreaminess and DaddinessTeach me, daddy.
  19. games
    It Seems Like Sports Can’t Sink Lower Than Mayweather-McGregor. But Just Wait.When you have nothing to sell, sell the racism, sell the hate.
  20. today in dads
    This New Video Game Lets You Play As a Hot Dad Dating Other Hot DadsWe talked to the creators of Dream Daddy.
  21. games
    Injury Was Inevitable for Noah SyndergaardBaseball asks the impossible of pitchers like him.
  22. roll clip!
    We Could Watch Chris Pratt Speak With a Mouthguard All DayEllen can’t handle it.
  23. 21 Smartphone Games Perfect for Your CommuteMake that subway ride just fly by.
  24. a rare post on gaming
    Pretty Little Liars Launches Mobile GameGot a secret, can you (virtually) keep it?
  25. Did Nintendo Solve a Problem Plaguing the Gaming Industry?The Switch might be a failure — but its modular controller system won’t be.
  26. games
    Spot What’s Wrong: Donald Trump Jr. Tweet Compares Syrian Refugees to SkittlesHint: It’s mathematically incorrect, grammatically incorrect, and offensive on multiple levels.
  27. games
    By Staying Silent, Roger Goodell and the NFL Have Come Out on TopHow the league’s arch-villain beat back a very loud chorus of critics.
  28. gaming
    South Park VR Video Game Has Fart TechnologyOf course it’s called Nosulus Rift.
  29. games
    New York Sports Fans Have Learned to Love the Fire Sale and Embrace LosingFor one season, anyway.
  30. in development
    Live-Action Pokémon Movie Will Reportedly HappenThe impact of Pokémon Go.
  31. There Are Some Very Unsettling Things Happening on Pokémon Go So FarIncluding robberies, dead bodies, and the loss of jobs.
  32. Pokémon Is Back As an Augmented-Reality Game for People With Zero ShameBe prepared to do some awkward stuff in public if you wanna catch ‘em all.
  33. get in formation
    The Bloop Guide to Summer PartiesAminatou Sow and Jenna Wortham on what to wear, eat, drink, and play between now and Labor Day.
  34. What It Means to Be Uncommonly Good at Cards Against HumanityIt’s about more than having a weird sense of humor.
  35. games
    ESPN’s Eight-Hour O.J. Documentary Is a MasterpieceO.J.: Made in America is going to blow your mind.
  36. These Massive Dice Have 120 SidesConsider this the next time you bet with some shady six-sider.
  37. games
    The Mets and Cubs Are League Favorites. Could This Possibly Be Real?It’s opening day and the Mets and Cubs are league favorites, hard as that is to believe.
  38. games of thrones
    Game of Thrones Cast Plays Sword or Metal BandI guess they don’t read recaps.
  39. games
    Paul Rudd and Stephen Hawking Play Quantum Chess“Oh … oh, I’m probably going to lose.” 
  40. games
    In the Future of Sports Fandom, State Lines Mean NothingThe St. Louis Rams are decamping for Los Angeles. Who cares?
  41. games
    Based on This Us Weekly Questionnaire, How Old Would You Say Tyga Is?A guessing game.
  42. i spy
    All of This Year’s Best Actress Nominees Have Something in CommonCan you guess? Can you?
  43. games
    What the Jets, Knicks, and Mets Have to Teach Us About FandomWith their newfound prudence, they’re teaching us what’s so great about being just okay.
  44. games
    Katy Perry Will Soon Be Sold As a GamePerry is developing a phone game with the makers of Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. 
  45. games
    How to Win at Rock-Paper-ScissorsIt’s not entirely up to chance. 
  46. games
    Michele Roberts, the Hero of Progressive SportsMy past is littered with the bones of men who were foolish enough to think I was someone they could sleep on.”
  47. fun and games
    There Are Secret Gender Messages in Crossword PuzzlesGender disparity in game form.
  48. vulture crossword
    The Vulture Crossword Contest: June 30, 2014Figure out the hidden theme to win a New York subscription!
  49. games
    Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Played a Fun Game on EllenIt was an accusatory twin game. 
  50. love and apps
    There’s a Handy New App for Betting on Friends’ RelationshipsLike Tinder with schadenfreude.
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