Soccer, football and politics

Futbol — soccer to us Americans — is a religion in Latin America. No other sport comes close to having the zealous, passion-crazed following that soccer has. I don't know the subtleties of the game, but I have learned quite a bit by watching it over the past couple of weeks while I've been in ... Continue reading

Johnny U

My grandfather loved the Baltimore Colts, so I loved the Baltimore Colts. If Grandpa had been a fan of the Sneedville Snipes, I would have been there with him, because he was my grandfather. But as it turns out, the man knew his football. In his house, the Colts were like American royalty, and ... Continue reading