It boils down to this: Are whites losing interest in a game in which the number of white American players not only continues to dwindle, but no longer features a superstar?
I wouldn’t have bothered to read this, but the author wrote Friday Night Lights and has a couple of Pulitzers. Does sports writing have a third rail? Because this is it.
If you and I are not either related by blood, raising a child or running a startup together, do not call me unless something is on fire.*
* Exceptions granted when the thing that is maybe on fire is our friendship because I don’t ever return your voicemails.
“he followed the sun & she followed the stars & in dreams they listened closely for the beginning of all things, for that was where they knew they’d find each other.”