Team Side Spin: They take a look at things off the field. Entertainment, nightlife, fashion and movies. What should fans be doing when not watching sports, where to do it and what to wear. Side Spin, much more than a box score.

Impact Bias: The Sports Fan’s Folly

April 15, 2016 1

By: Jeffrey Newholm I think I speak for just about all sports fans when I say that there are some games I really, really want my teams to win. Surely you can come up with […]

Special Olympics: Dignity for the Disabled

April 12, 2016 2

By: Jeffrey Newholm Many of us enjoy watching sports, but most people aren’t nearly good enough to play at the collegiate or professional level.  But for regular high-functioning members of society, simply watching gifted athletes […]

What to Wear to the Game

March 22, 2016 0

By: Ashley Otero It happens all the time, everywhere you go people are making fashion “don’ts” of themselves. I especially notice this at sporting events in Miami in particular, girls are in the tight spot […]

Violence: America’s Shame

March 10, 2016 0

By: Jeffrey Newholm Revolutionary War buffs know all about the “shot heard ’round the world”. UFC’s answer to the patriot’s volley that ignited the war could just as aptly be called “the kick heard ’round […]

Batter Up for Baseball

March 3, 2016 0

  By:Caroline Merrill Aaahhh… spring is in the air and you know what that means? Baseball season. It’s time to spend the next six months admiring the toned tushies in baseball pants while drinking that […]

How Fashion Changed the Game

March 3, 2016 0

By: Ashley Otero Depending on who you talk to, athletes are idols, they are our hometown heroes, or they do the impossible. However, athletes were not widely recognized as respectable members of the community or […]

Freedom and Dignity: they Matter

February 28, 2016 0

By: Jeffrey Newholm For most of us, our free will is just a matter of common sense. But to many academics, it’s not so simple. Among those was eminent 20th century psychologist B.F. Skinner. Skinner […]

Materialism: The New Slavery

February 24, 2016 0

By: Jeffrey Newholm “God is dead”, the skeptics are crowing, or He is at least dying. According to the University of Chicago’s National Opinion Research Center, 21% of American adults reported no religious affiliation in […]

‘Deadpool’: Perfect Marvel Adaptation

February 19, 2016 0

Two kinds of people are running to the theater to see the newest Marvel adaptation, Deadpool: those who are buying tickets to see an explicit and R-rated comic book comedy, and those who are buying […]

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