The politics of sports

Locker Room Talk

This past summer, both worlds collided on my Instagram, of all places. I was scrolling through my feed when I came across a picture of the team smiling behind a grinning Trump, holding a No. 45 presidential Cubs jersey.
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An Ode to Losing

It’s a sad reality of life: If someone is winning, someone else must consequently be losing. With all joy comes heartbreak — it’s something we all know. The NCAA Tournament just brings it into sharp relief.
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