John Calvin Archives - The American Spectator | USA News and Politics
by | Dec 26, 2017

The NFL, under the stewardship of its $200 million-man Roger Goodell, is in such bad shape that it’s on the verge of blowing its one trump card: a virtual monopoly on professional football in the United States. Last week that…

by | Dec 20, 2017

As predicted when Harvey Weinstein first made news for being a letch, the sexual harassment hysteria that is sweeping the nation has now officially hit the sports world like a ton of bricks. This time the NFL Network, ESPN, and 81-year…

by | Dec 12, 2017

In our modern snowflake society, is the concept of risk vs. reward dead? By chance I happened to be watching the now infamous Pittsburgh Steeler/Cincinnati Bengals football game. This was the game that contained hard hits, unsportsmanlike conduct penalties, and…

by | Dec 7, 2017

Anti-congratulations to Roger Goodell and the NFL for the dubious honor of being 2017’s spoilsports of the year for unnecessarily injecting partisan politics and political correctness into sports. This is the second year in a row the NFL landed in…

by | Apr 11, 2017

Has ESPN finally seen the light? Yes, this ESPN, the premier sports network that at the height of its power and influence decided to infuse politics into its programming, taking the network politically to the neighborhood of the likes of…

by | Apr 5, 2017

You are what you feel. Only in unhinged modern America could we confuse that two-bit feel good slogan with reality. But today, more and more, we are told, and often commanded by laws and regulations, that we must treat people…

by | Mar 28, 2017

Did you hear? To help rein in the excess, the NFL announced that it is putting out a training video to instruct its players on the correct way to celebrate on-field. And if you’re a member of the Boston Red…

by | Mar 22, 2017

It used to be men, including most American Presidents since Woodrow Wilson, could find sanctuary on the golf course. Those days are over. With golf’s perennial event, The Masters, only two weeks away, an interview with one of the world’s…

by | Mar 13, 2017

We are constantly being told that America needs to embrace diversity, but it would be nice if the proponents of diversity would return the favor and embrace being American. Case in point is the ongoing World Baseball Classic, which could…

by | Mar 6, 2017

The past week in sports highlighted two very different but nevertheless telling narratives that prove, in the end, even leftist ideals are subject to the market forces of supply and demand. First up was cop-hating, Castro-loving knucklehead Colin Kaepernick. The…

Sign up to receive our latest updates! Register


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: The American Spectator, 122 S Royal Street, Alexandria, VA, 22314, http://spectator.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact