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  1. Peter Berg's State of Play: Trophy Kids and Memories of Crazy Spo...

    Rafe Bartholomew and Chris Ryan and Corban Goble

    On Wednesday night, HBO aired State of Play: Trophy Kids, a documentary about overzealous parents and the extreme lengths to which they push their children in sports. We follow four different parents and five kids playing tennis, basketball, golf, an...

    Blog | December 05, 2013
  2. OutKast, the Walkmen, and Why Bands Can't Simply Break Up Anymore...

    Steven Hyden

    In an interview that appeared on Thanksgiving in The Washington Post, Peter Bauer of the fine indie-rock band the Walkmen announced that the group was taking a "pretty extreme hiatus" after its final scheduled concert tonight in Philadelphia. In the ...

    Blog | December 04, 2013
  3. Freak Show & Tell: Lasagna in a Dishwasher? Lasagna in a Dishwash...

    Tara Ariano

    Extreme Cheapskates (TLC) Who Is This Now? Stephanie. Why Are We Watching Her? She is astonishingly frugal. How Did She Get Here? We never find out what made her so cheap in the first place, but based on the delight she takes in depriving her ...

    Blog | December 03, 2013
  4. The Walkmen 'Pretty Extreme Hiatus' Playlist

    Amos Barshad

    If you were too busy spending time with loved ones to keep up with breaking indie rock news over the Thanksgiving holiday, shame on you. That means you are living your life woefully ignorant of the fact that the Walkmen basically broke up last week. ...

    Blog | December 03, 2013
  5. Vegas Weekend Recap: Sharp vs. Square

    RJ Bell

    When the first sportsbook report hit my inbox Monday, the question "How did your book fare in the NFL?" was answered with "great." The same question, in the next email, was answered with "horrible." These extremes alternated throughout the day, and a...

    Blog | November 27, 2013
  6. Freak Show & Tell: Do Your Nudist Homework, Potential Homeowners!...

    Tara Ariano

    Extreme Cheapskates (TLC) Who Is This Now? Jordan. Why Are We Watching Her? She's walking us through some of the extraordinary measures she takes to save money. How Did She Get Here? During the financial crisis, Jordan and her husband lost out...

    Blog | November 26, 2013
  7. Silly vs. Stabby: Where Do We Draw the Line With Internet Pranks?...

    Tess Lynch

    Most Internet pranks can be classified depending on what role you, the viewer, play: You're either the victim, one of the pranksters, or just a member of the audience. As with offline pranks, there's an extreme moral spectrum covered here: On one end...

    Blog | November 21, 2013
  8. Freak Show & Tell: Attention, Criminals! Maybe You Should Start W...

    Tara Ariano

    Every week, television documentaries present us with so many unusual people, so many strange and/or disturbing problems, you might find it hard to keep up with all of them. That's where I come in! Here's an unflinching look back at TV's Week in Freak...

    Blog | November 19, 2013
  9. Freak Show & Tell: Just a Classic Girl-Meets-Train Love Story

    Tara Ariano

    Every week, television documentaries present us with so many unusual people, so many strange and/or disturbing problems, you might find it hard to keep up with all of them. That's where I come in! Here's an unflinching look back at TV's Week in Freak...

    Blog | November 12, 2013
  10. Freak Show & Tell: In Rick and Karissa's Cheapskate Competition, ...

    Tara Ariano

    Every week, television documentaries present us with so many unusual people, so many strange and/or disturbing problems, you might find it hard to keep up with all of them. That's where I come in! Here's an unflinching look back at TV's Week in Freak...

    Blog | November 05, 2013
  11. Freak Show & Tell: All's Fair in Love and Civil War Reenactment

    Tara Ariano

    Every week, television documentaries present us with so many unusual people, with so many strange and/or disturbing problems, you might find it hard to keep up with all of them. That's where I come in! Here's an unflinching look back at TV's Week in ...

    Blog | August 27, 2013
  12. Freak Show and Tell: The 132 Pounds of Scrotum That Captured a Na...

    Tara Ariano

    Every week, television documentaries present us with so many unusual people, with so many strange and/or disturbing problems, you might find it hard to keep up with all of them. That's where I come in! Here's an unflinching look back at TV's Week in ...

    Blog | August 20, 2013
  13. Which losing NFL teams are poised to make the playoffs?

    Bill Barnwell

    Ten teams went 6-10 or worse last year. Which ones are making the playoffs in 2013?

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2013
  14. Rafa Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and the French Open semifinals

    Brian Phillips

    A running diary of an instant tennis classic.

    Story | Conversation | June 07, 2013
  15. From concussions to instant replays, WWE has started acting like ...

    The Masked Man

    From concussions to instant replay, WWE has started acting like the NFL, for better or worse.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2013
  16. Andy Greenwald on FX's new espionage show 'The Americans'

    Andy Greenwald

    FX's The Americans: The best new show since Homeland.

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2013