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The Crackle Wonders: Jimmy Breslin

Justin March 18, 2011 0

Jimmy Breslin is one of the living legends of journalism. So, when I was presented with the opportunity to speak with him, obviously, I jumped at it. He’s written a book about the life

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The Crackle Wonders: Mike Shalin

Justin March 7, 2011 0

Mike Shalin has written a biography of Don Mattingly.  Here’s how that sentence sounds in my head: Mike Shalin has written a biography of DON MATTINGLY!!!!! Donnie Baseball was my childhood hero (and hasn’t

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The Crackle Wonders: Matt Sucich

Justin March 2, 2011 1

It’s time, once again, to put the Pop in SportsCracklePop. Today, we speak to singer/songwriter Matt Sucich, whose new album is out this week.  He’s also got a show coming up March 26th, at

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The Crackle Wonders: Josh Spear

Justin February 24, 2011 0

Do you like sports? Do you like comedy? Do you like comedy events which are loosely based on a popular sports format? GOOD NEWS! Caroline’s Comedy Club in Times Square has just the thing

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The Crackle Wonders: Bethlehem Shoals

Justin February 9, 2011 1

Judging by the troubles I had filling out an 8 team  fantasy basketball league earlier this year, the NBA’s popularity is waning in some circles.  Well, I may have the cure.  FreeDarko’s The Undisputed

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The Crackle Wonders: L. Jon Wertheim

Justin January 20, 2011 0

If you read my review last weekend, you may have noticed that I sort of glossed over the last article in this past week’s issue of Sports Illustrated. There were two reasons for that.

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The Crackle Wonders: Nostra-Fucking-Damus

Justin October 26, 2010 1

Husband, father, friend, blogger, fill-in SI reviewer, overall voice of reason. John from 200 Miles From the Citi is a lot of things. Well, we have one more title to add to that collection.

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The Crackle Wonders: Nathan Rabin

Justin October 19, 2010 0

Let’s get this out in the open right off the top, Here’s a partial list of “great” movies I have never seen: The Godfather The Godfather Part 2 The Shawshank Redemption Gladiator Braveheart Schindlers

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The Crackle Wonders: Lew Paper

Justin October 7, 2010 0

Lew Paper may be the only person in the world happier about yesterday’s no hitter than Roy Halladay himself. Talk about striking while the iron is hot.  Paper’s new book, Perfect, (which came out

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The Crackle Wonders: Chad Millman and Shawn Coyne

Justin September 1, 2010 0

I hate to play the role of Spoiler here, but Sports Illustrated says the Steelers are going to win the Super Bowl this year. The franchise has done that before.  In fact, there’s a

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