Tag Archives: Sports

My Question to the Deplorables

Yeah, so I guess that whole “I’m not blogging anymore” thing was about as authentic as most campaign promises. The events of this week have understandably gotten me fired up, so it seems that The Cutter Rambles is back open … Continue reading

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Top Five Week: My Five Favorite Philadelphia Eagles Players of All-Time

Apropos of nothing, I’ve decided to make this “Top Five Week” at the Cutter Rambles. Each day, I will list five of my favorite things in a given category. In honor of the Philadelphia Eagles’ win yesterday, today’s list will be … Continue reading

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In Defense of Participation Trophies

NFL running back DeAngelo Williams recently made news because he forced his daughter to give back a ribbon she got for participating in a school field day. Williams said that his daughter hadn’t done anything to earn the ribbon, and … Continue reading

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Surpassing Low Expectations: An Early Report on the 2016 Philadelphia Phillies

After last night’s loss to the New York Mets, the Philadelphia Phillies have a 6-8 record. Based on the reputation of the city’s sports fans, you might think this was a cause for anger and panic in Philadelphia. But despite sitting … Continue reading

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In Defense of Jonathan Papelbon

Blaming Papelbon for the team’s problems is an easy way to ignore the fact that this Nationals team had quite a few problems. Continue reading

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Fortunate Son

Maybe I should do him a favor and steer him away from being a sports fan. He would probably be better off finding a different hobby and avoid wasting so much time and mental stress over the results of millionaires playing children’s games. Continue reading

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A Blogger’s Analysis of the 1989 Cleveland Indians as Depicted in Major League – Part Four

In honor the 25th anniversary of the movie Major League, I am attempting to chronicle the events of the movie from the perspective of a sports blogger. For past installments: Part One – Part Two – Part Three The “Wild Thing” makes for an interesting … Continue reading

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A Blogger’s Analysis of the 1989 Cleveland Indians as Depicted in Major League – Part One

I re-watched it recently, and I realized that the world has changed considerably since then. Al Gore’s “internet” hadn’t yet attained mainstream popularity, and therefore there were no sports bloggers around to opine on all the happenings. Continue reading

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2013: The Year in Injuries

If you were breathlessly awaiting the answers to my Grooveshark queue trivia, here they are: 1. Gone – Kanye West 2. Love Game – Eminem 3. Back in Time – Pitbull 4. Can I Kick It? – A Tribe Called Quest … Continue reading

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Sports Hate

Fellow blogger Rarasaur has a recurring feature in which she supplies “prompts for the promptless.”  Basically, she provides bloggers with an idea which they can use in their blog. This week’s prompt is Schadenfreude. For those unfamiliar with the term, Schadenfreude is … Continue reading

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