Year: 2020

Dak Prescott, Dez Bryant again defy local “dwell at dwelling” restrictions – NBCSports.com

Dak Prescott, Dez Bryant again defy local “dwell at dwelling” restrictions – NBCSports.com

Getty Images Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott and free-agent receiver Dez Bryant continue to disregard important restrictions to out-of-home activities as communities throughout the world try to limit the potential spread of the coronavirus. In videos posted by Bryant on social media, the franchise-tagged quarterback and the pass-catcher who very much would like to return to…

That point Al Kaline ‘suckered’ Tom Selleck in 1991. Here is what came about – Detroit Free Press

That point Al Kaline ‘suckered’ Tom Selleck in 1991. Here is what came about – Detroit Free Press

Shawn Windsor Detroit Free Press Published 1:37 PM EDT Apr 8, 2020 Tom Selleck doesn’t get nervous much. But when the actor spotted Al Kaline coming toward him in the spring of 1991, his stomach began knotting up. He was sitting at his locker stall inside the  Detroit Tigers’ clubhouse in Lakeland, Florida, getting dressed so he could take…

Ranking the 9 worst trades in Cubs franchise historic past – NBCSports.com

Ranking the 9 worst trades in Cubs franchise historic past – NBCSports.com

Nothing appears imminent. And the thought of starting as soon as next month seems over-ambitious, if not implausible. But Major League Baseball on Tuesday acknowledged reported discussions with the players over plans that might include opening the season with all 30 teams playing in Arizona, using spring training stadiums, the Diamondbacks’ Chase Field and possibly…

Steelers GM Kevin Colbert proposes three extra rounds for 2020 NFL Draft, per describe – CBS Sports

Steelers GM Kevin Colbert proposes three extra rounds for 2020 NFL Draft, per describe – CBS Sports

The NFL’s general manager subcommittee unanimously recommended to commissioner Roger Goodell to push back the start of the draft, ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Dianna Russini reported late last month. Goodell ultimately decided against postponing the draft, which will begin on April 23. NFL general managers wanted more time to evaluate this year’s prospects after pro days,…

Sea Fever review – sturdy, slimy sci-fi dismay trawls for cliches – The Guardian

Sea Fever review – sturdy, slimy sci-fi dismay trawls for cliches – The Guardian

There’s going to be an understandable portion of audiences who will instantly reject the mere idea of watching the low-budget sci-fi horror Sea Fever, its gloopy tale of a deadly infection proving to be familiar, if fantastical, territory for this very moment. But beneath the shuddering use of words like “quarantine” lives a solid, slithering…

Conan and Colbert mediate to correct interview every a good deal of, likely salvage sued by Bob Dylan – The A.V. Membership

Conan and Colbert mediate to correct interview every a good deal of, likely salvage sued by Bob Dylan – The A.V. Membership

Conan O’Brien, Stephen ColbertScreenshot: Conan/The Late Show Conan O’Brien and Stephen Colbert are both the smart, responsible sons of respected scientists as it turns out, so naturally both late-night legends have been keeping it socially distanced while providing their corporate overlords with content. On a time-saving double-interview on Tuesday, the two hosts were one-upping each…

The Mental Illness on Hidden Valley Avenue Didn’t Excuse the Abuse – Slate

The Mental Illness on Hidden Valley Avenue Didn’t Excuse the Abuse – Slate

Who would listen to Lindsay Galvin? Photo illustration by Slate. Photos by lekcej/iStock/Getty Images Plus and chapin31/iStock/Getty Images Plus. Six Brothers With Schizophrenia Fascinated Researchers. A New Book Explores the Family’s Trauma. How Divergent Author Veronica Roth Learned to Write Better Villains The Internet Archive Started an “Emergency” Online Library. Authors Are Furious. N.K. Jemisin’s…

Jimmy Fallon opens level to with a somber tone while honoring ‘SNL’ tune producer who died of coronavirus – Yahoo Entertainment

Jimmy Fallon opens level to with a somber tone while honoring ‘SNL’ tune producer who died of coronavirus – Yahoo Entertainment

Jimmy Fallon opened up The Tonight Show with a somber tone Tuesday, following the death of Grammy-winning record producer and Saturday Night Live veteran music producer Hal Willner, who died at the age of 64 due to the coronavirus. “Our good friend Hal Willner from Saturday Night Live is a music producer, genius, creative genius.…