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  1. Freak Show and Tell: Every Solid Marriage-at-First-Sight Begins W...

    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&...

    Blog | August 12, 2014
  2. The Week in Gossip: The KimYe Wedding of the Century, a Mayweathe...

    Juliet Litman

    It finally happened: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are now married. It's official, because she changed her name on Twitter. This may be extreme KimYe fatigue talking, but there is something very sweet about this photo of them: Ma...

    Blog | May 29, 2014
  3. Meet the Spellers: Scouting 10 of This Year’s Most Intrigui...

    Matt Borcas

    Really high stakes can make just about anything compelling. How else to explain the popularity of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, which will air on ESPN starting today for the 21st consecutive year? Strip the event down to its component parts,...

    Blog | May 28, 2014
  4. The Uncertain Future for Daniel Bryan and the Yes Movement

    The Masked Man

    The story line that took Daniel Bryan from hapless NXT competitor to the winner of the WWE World Heavyweight Championship was a thing of beauty. It was a relentless uphill struggle from the unlikeliest minor league existence to the top of the heap. I...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  5. May Book Recommendations: Eight Women on the Verge of a Breakthro...

    Kevin Nguyen

    Earlier this year, under the hashtag #readwomen2014, a small movement of bookish Twitter users said that this would be the year they only read women. Sure, it's a little extreme, but I can't knock anyone for wanting to bring more attention ...

    Blog | May 06, 2014
  6. Cheap Heat Podcast: ‘Extreme Rules’ and New Stars

    The Masked Man and Peter Rosenberg

    The guys talk Extreme Rules and the new generation of stars. Listen to this podcast here. Subscribe to the Grantland Network on iTunes, and check out our podcasts page. To subscribe to the Grantland podcast YouTube channel, clic...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  7. The Pro Wrestling Draft Board

    The Masked Man

    On Monday night's episode of Raw, WWE showed highlights of a press conference held by Triple H (in his real-life role as a corporate executive, rather than his onscreen role as an evil corporate executive) to promote an event called Takeove...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  8. Heart of Dukeness

    Brian Phillips

    "I define passion as extreme emotion," Mike Krzyzewski once wrote, and the amazing thing about this sentence, apart from its later being found worthy of inclusion in the "quotes" section of his official website, CoachK.c...

    Blog | March 07, 2014
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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