North Carolina’s Feeling the Effects of the NCAA Boycott

North Carolina’s Feeling the Effects of the NCAA Boycott

If you follow the NCAA or Carolina politics, you’ve probably heard a lot about HB2 this week. That’s because this weekend, college basketball inevitably collided with North Carolina’s transphobic bathroom laws. Here’s the story: After North Carolina passed House Bill 2 (HB2) in 2016, a piece of legislation dictating which restrooms the transgender community are allowed to use, the […]

Mark Cuban Trashes Trump On CNN

Mark Cuban Trashes Trump On CNN

It must be that time of the week again because we have yet another Mark Cuban update! This time, the Dallas Mavericks’ owner appeared on CNN to talk about the state of the White House. On Wednesday, Cuban sat down with Jake Tapper to discuss Trump’s first two months: “No leadership skills, no management skills, […]

Obama Picks His First Bracket As A Former President

Obama Picks His First Bracket As A Former President

On January 20, 2017, as I watched the peaceful transition of power from one administration to another crazier one run by an angry clown, I was filled with sadness. Not just for the all the glaringly obvious reasons (xenophobia, heterosexism, a future filled with terrible healthcare bills) but also a million little things: like the fact that Barack Obama would […]

Is LaVar Ball Hurting His Sons’ Draft Stock?

Is LaVar Ball Hurting His Sons’ Draft Stock?

If you’re a basketball fan, over the last year you’ve probably heard a lot about the Ball Brothers. Lonzo Ball is a point guard at UCLA who’s currently predicted as a Top 5 pick in this year’s NBA draft. At 19 years old and he’s already won the Naismith Prep Player of the Year, Morgan Wootten National Player […]

Mavs’ Owner Mark Cuban Talks Universal Healthcare At SXSW

Mavs’ Owner Mark Cuban Talks Universal Healthcare At SXSW

This weekend was South By Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, TX. Amidst of all the bands and speakers, Mark Cuban appeared in a panel titled: “Is Govt Disrupting Disruption?“ While Cuban and the other speakers covered a number of subjects, politics was a major focus of the discussion. Evidently, the appearance was so issue-oriented that  Reason.com described the SXSW panel as a thinly-veiled “trial […]