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  1. Iran claims the 2012 London Olympics logo is offensive. Page 2 id...

    Patrick Hruby

    Earlier this week, Iran threatened to boycott the 2012 London Olympics over the Games' colorful, jagged logo, which the country claims is racist because it resembles the word "Zion." Poor Iran: the problem isn't that the nation's Ministry of Hurt Fe...

    Blog | Conversation | March 04, 2011
  2. Iran claims the 2012 London Olympics logo is offensive. Page 2 id...

    Patrick Hruby

    American professional sports are rife with offensive logos.

    Story | Conversation | March 04, 2011
  3. Sports Fans Coalition works to give fans a voice in Washington, i...

    Patrick Hruby

    WASHINGTON -- With a potential NFL lockout looming, owners and players are taking a well-worn playbook page from environmental advocates, firearms enthusiasts and rich people who enjoy U.S.S. Nimitz-sized tax loopholes. In other words, they're tur...

    Blog | Conversation | January 19, 2011
  4. Sports Fans Coalition works to give fans a voice in Washington an...

    Patrick Hruby

    Sports Fans Coalition works for fans to be heard in labor, stadium issues

    Story | Conversation | January 19, 2011
  5. It's OK to lie about sports ... if you have your facts straight

    Patrick Hruby

    First things first: Maryland state delegate Michael Vaughn is a typical politician. In other words, a dissembling dope. But not because he reportedly lied about having played three seasons of NFL football. No, Vaughn is a fool because he represents...

    Blog | Conversation | August 13, 2010
  6. LeBron James says he's "taking mental notes of everyone taking sh...

    Patrick Hruby

    It's official: just as we previously hoped for, LeBron James has crossed over to the Dark Side, announcing via Twitter that he's "taking mental notes of everyone taking shots at me ... and I mean everyone!" In other words, smack-talkers beware. Veng...

    Blog | Conversation | August 12, 2010
  7. Hail to the Redskin

    Patrick Hruby

    Five years. Approximately $7 million per. The Washington Redskins reportedly are paying a premium for new head coach Mike Shanahan. Yet if the fawning, purple prose in Shanahan's official 3,728-word Denver Broncos team bio is to be believed, the 'Sk...

    Blog | Conversation | January 06, 2010
  8. Where never is heard ... a discouraging word

    Patrick Hruby

    Confused by North Carolina men's basketball coach Roy Williams' reportedly having a visiting fan thrown out of the Dean Dome for heckling free throw-shooting Tar Heels forward Deon Thompson with a tepid, "Hey Deon, don't miss it!" during the late sta...

    Blog | Conversation | December 14, 2009
  9. Do Urban Meyer's words leave wiggle room?

    Patrick Hruby

    To the stunned surprise of absolutely no one, Charlie Weis reportedly has been jettisoned from South Bend, leaving Notre Dame to look for a new football coach -- a search that can't possibly end with Florida's Urban Meyer. Er, right? Meyer is a fo...

    Blog | Conversation | December 01, 2009
  10. Could Urban Meyer be the next Notre Dame coach? He's not the firs...

    Patrick Hruby

    Could Urban Meyer be the next Notre Dame coach? He's not the first coach to leave a little wiggle room in his words.

    Story | Conversation | December 01, 2009
  11. Sarah Palin isn't the first person to write a tell-all book to ge...

    Patrick Hruby

    Sarah Palin isn't the first person to write a tell-all book to get the last word, just take a look at the sports world.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2009
  12. Welcome to the Page 2 Power Rankings

    Patrick Hruby

    Patrick Hruby debuts the supremacy metric destined to send shock waves through the sports world.

    Story | Conversation | June 08, 2009
  13. Game on! Ballroom dancing should be an Olympic sport

    Patrick Hruby

    Should ballroom dancing be an Olympic sport? Patrick Hruby says yes. What's your vote?

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2008
  14. I wish I could hate the Patriots

    Patrick Hruby

    The New England Patriots want to be hated, but, try as he might, Patrick Hruby just can't seem to feel the venom. Yet.

    Story | Conversation | October 17, 2007
  15. A fruitless war of words

    Patrick Hruby

    Why do politicians compare issues of real significance to sports? It's time to stop, writes Page 2's Patrick Hruby.

    Story | Conversation | June 20, 2007
  16. Don't mock our league

    Patrick Hruby

    Why the sudden cry for a "three strikes" rule for NFL players? Because the NFL is something to take seriously, writes Patrick Hruby.

    Story | Conversation | February 27, 2007