I love Throwback Thursday. Mostly because I love to reminisce and share pictures of when I used to be fat. Which was basically like 5 years ago. Hooray at no longer being chubby Eric. But perhaps the biggest reason why I enjoy Throwback Thursday, or #tbt as the kids call it, is because it gives // More
On Sunday, FC Barcelona won their 5th La Liga Championship in 7 years. Next week, they will play Athletic Bilbao for the Spanish Cup title. And on June 6th, they will face Juventus for the Champions League title. They can end their season with a historic treble. Three titles. Rare and historic. What a difference // More
My colleague Jordan (hello sir!) says that most of my coworkers hate me because I’m always happy. That’s the best backhanded compliment I’ve ever received! I never really considered myself a happy person, I just assumed everyone was the same. Now that I’m more mature and not just an overgrown 12-year-old at heart, I can // More
Shea Serrano is a staff writer for sports and pop culture site Grantland. He’s the author of Bun B’s Rap Coloring and Activity Book and The Rap Year Book: The Most Important Rap Song From Every Year Since 1979, Discussed, Debated and Deconstructed, which will be in bookstores this fall is now available for preorder (order // More
Hey Eric, This is going to sound like an episode of Futurama, but I’m writing to you from 2015. Surprise! I’m the 2015 version of you. Don’t freak out, I’m sure you have a lot of questions. And no, the Raiders still haven’t made it into the playoffs. But the Warriors are looking great!
My co-worker…and co-friend Mark Campos asked me to make him a Hip-Hop 101 list. Mark, besides being incredibly smart, went to art school. So he likes bands that probably don’t exist yet. Making this list could be difficult. On one hand, I’m ecstatic that Mark // More
In July of 2007, Atletico Madrid’s Fernando Torres bid adios to the only club he ever knew. After seven years on the first squad and after becoming the team’s youngest captain at the tender age of nineteen, Fernando Torres left the Spanish capital for English Premier League club Liverpool FC. In his departing letter to // More
My friends, family and co-workers would describe me as a happy person. While it’s definitely an accurate portrayal, it sometimes gets misconstrued. It’s not that I’m happy because I live in a bubble and ignore the challenges, problems and obstacles that I encounter. I consider myself happy because I’ve decided to make the best of whatever // More
“My eyes blood shot, but my jet don’t lag.” Jay-Z Unfortunately, I don’t have the privilege of flying in a private jet. So sometimes Hov, I DO get jet-lagged.
Lately, I’ve been having a lot of feelings. I blame my roommate Will for making me watch “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” and I blame Drake, for well being Drake and being on Spotify (Last time I listened to Drake, I wound up sitting in my room, alone, with the lights turned off for // More