Jenny Is Wright

Jenny Is Wright

I’ve talked to so many people who are feeling low this Christmas. Most can’t explain why they feel it. I mentioned last week that I needed to get it together for my kids. They won’t be little forever. We have a tree. It’s in the stand and is the most gorgeous tree we’ve ever had. […]

Back Pew Hero Worship

Back Pew Hero Worship

Going into UFC 181 this past Saturday night, there were storylines and high drama galore embedded in the matchmaking. The main event saw a welterweight title rematch between champion Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler, a hard-hitting former journeyman on his second, implausible stint with the UFC. The co-main featured newly healthy lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, […]

The Wonder Years

The Wonder Years

My oldest, No. 2, is turning 13 this weekend. This is a moment that I have dreaded my whole life: I will officially be the father of a teenager. I have dreaded this moment for many reasons. The main reason is, as should be expected from me, the most self-centered, narcissistic one: It’s more evidence […]