Monthly Archives: January 2014

2014 Super Bowl Pick

Denver 49, Seattle 0. Fuck you, Seabitches.

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Ein Name Macht Frei

It is raining. I’m riding on what the woman at the bus station in Krakow called, in surprising English, a minibus. Maybe five rows of seats. I am sitting next to an Asian woman. She must be going where I’m … Continue reading

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The Soundtrack of My Life

A couple of weeks ago, my buddy Ethan linked to a story on NPR in which a writer chose six songs that would make for the soundtrack of her life. It’s an idea I’ve thought about often: If someone made … Continue reading

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Niners Conference Championship Awards and Season Post Mortem

I really have no desire to write this. I haven’t read or listened to any game recaps, and I don’t really intend to. But enough people have told me they enjoy reading these things that I thought perhaps some of … Continue reading

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2014 Conference Championship Picks

Over the last few years, the NFL Playoffs have been rife with surprise teams and upsets, but this year’s tournament has gone pretty much to form (San Francisco was the only road team to win in the Divisional Round, but … Continue reading

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Niners Divisional Round Awards

All week, I felt confident about the Niners’ chances against Carolina. They were the hottest team in the NFL, having won their final six regular season games and their Wild Card round igloo-building contest with the Packers, and they were … Continue reading

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2014 Divisional Round Playoff Picks

Before I get to my Divisional Round picks, let’s go back and look at my Wild Card picks, to give you some idea of if you should even bother reading this column. On Saturday, I had the Colts 21-10. Right … Continue reading

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