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Don't Knock Yourself Out Jan. 27, 2021

Classic Zig Ziglar

Much to the dismay of my wife, I am a boxing fan. Yes, I recognize that it is cruel. The prime objec... Read More

Trump Is Not Satan Aug. 21, 2020

Marc Dion

Creamsicle-colored Pres. Donald J. Trump uses more makeup and hairspray than my wife (and she is fon... Read More

Lessons I Learned at the End of the World Aug. 07, 2020

Marc Dion

If it felt at all safe, I would finish this column and go out for a beer. How incredibly old-fashion... Read More

Early in the Fight Feb. 28, 2020

Marc Dion

"You're blowing it now, son! You're blowing it!" The late fight trainer Angelo Dundee to Sugar Ray L... Read More

'First Love': Master of Mayhem Takashi Miike Goes Romantic on Us. Sort of. Sep. 27, 2019

Screener

Takashi Miike is possibly the last director — well, Rob Zombie and the sadly retired Uwe Boll ... Read More

Age and a Nice Walk Oct. 15, 2018

Marc Dion

Being 61 years old, and damn near, kind of, semi-retired, I told my wife I was going to walk every d... Read More

Conquering Fear Jun. 21, 2017

Classic Zig Ziglar

Those of you who are fight fans and have seen Evander Holyfield in the ring will probably be stunned... Read More

The Life and Impact of Arnold Palmer Oct. 05, 2016

Daily Editorials

When the Wake Forest University football team made its historic Orange Bowl appearance as 2006 shift... Read More

Female Cadets at West Point Must Box, Too Oct. 04, 2016

Daily Editorials

For years, the U.S. Military Academy at West Point has required its male cadets to box in their firs... Read More

Ali's Impact Probably Incalculable Jun. 10, 2016

Daily Editorials

The list of professional athletes who exceeded their hype is short: Babe Ruth, Michael Jordan and Wa... Read More

Massachusetts Murderer Not a Killer in the Ring May. 16, 2016

Marc Dion

My father used to say, "Time is so everything doesn't happen all at once. Distance is so everything ... Read More

Smell You Later Jul. 17, 2014

Lenore Skenazy

Maybe we should just go back to Old Spice. At least with Old Spice, a gal knew what she was getting:... Read More

Free Range

Apr. 21, 2014

Archie

Mar. 22, 2014

Chuckle Bros

Mar. 10, 2014

Strange Brew

Mar. 06, 2014

Mickey Mouse

Mar. 05, 2014

Some People Are Looking for Him ... Jan. 20, 2014

Marc Dion

The pope speaks out against income inequality and I go cover the fights in an old, cold red brick ha... Read More

The Meaning of Lila

Jul. 30, 2012

Forgotten Stars Jul. 10, 2011

Thomas Sowell

Three recent sports biographies — two about baseball stars Stan Musial and Hank Greenberg, and... Read More