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Why I LOVE YOU

Why I LOVE YOU
“Why I LOVE YOU” continues the blog series is entitled: “The Point of  it All”. Every morning Exavier Pope broadcasts a series of messages on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. This blog series is why the messages are sent and the deeper meanings behind them. Other blogs in the series appear here.  Please allow it to... Read more »

2011 Year End Review: Biggest Sports Law Stories of 2011

2011 Year End Review: Biggest Sports Law Stories of 2011
2011 was quite a year on and off the field. In the pros, the Green Bay Packers became the new “America’s Team” after the ascension of Aaron Rodgers and winning its fourth Super Bowl. The Boston Bruins became the first Stanley Cup champion to win three game 7s in the playoffs on the road to... Read more »

Green Bay Packers Stock: A New Reason for Bears Fans to Hate the Packers

Green Bay Packers Stock: A New Reason for Bears Fans to Hate the Packers
Bears fans hate the Packers. It’s an undeniable fact. We hate the cheeseheads. We hate the Lambeau Leap. We hate the ugly green and yellow uniform color combination. We hate Packers fans travel better than Bears fans although Chicago has 37.5 times the population as Green Bay. We hate the Super Bowl trophy is named... Read more »
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Top 5 Things We Love About Thanksgiving

5. Family. |
Nothing says Thanksgiving like being around family. From the drunk uncle who carries a flask to every holiday gathering, the aunt who brags incessantly about every milestone of her children, the wannabe adult teen who dresses like a slut and tries to hang out with the adults, the obese family friend who comes to every family function, doesn’t bring a dish but eats everything in sight, the newlywed cousin who tries her hand at a dish that everyone has to guess what it is, the hippie who seems ethically opposed to all food, grandpa who brags about being the best turkey carver since Thanksgiving was invented, to the stranger that no one seems to know who brought him or her, everyone’s home has a cast of characters. Some family you get excited for the one time of year you get a chance to see them. Others you hide in the next room.

Treston Irby: Confessions of a Former Boy Band Idol

Treston Irby: Confessions of a Former Boy Band Idol
The early 90s saw a plethora of chart topping boy bands. Boyz II Men, Shai and others came with hit after hit. In 1990, a group of kids called Hi Five from Waco, Texas stormed on the scene produced by legendary hit making producer Teddy Riley with the hit “Just Can’t Handle It”, reaching the... Read more »

Talks of End of NBA Lockout was Trick over Treat

Talks of End of NBA Lockout was Trick over Treat
                  All Hallow’s Eve is close to descending upon us. At this time of year, sports fans normally are in fantasy football heaven, debating BCS versus a playoff system, watching the Fall Classic, and tuning up for the NBA season. No one wants to party like it’s... Read more »
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Did ESPN Violate Hank Williams' Freedom of Speech?

Did ESPN Violate Hank Williams' Freedom of Speech?
  On Mondays in the fall, fans across the country get “Ready For Some Football”. As of October 6th, no longer will Hank Williams, Jr. be the performer getting football fans hyped up to view  the impending pigskin battle. On Monday, October 3rd, ESPN abruptly cut the iconic country infused tune from the opening of... Read more »

Hangover 2 Hangs On: Judge Denies Mike Tyson's Tattoo Artist's Injunction to Stop Movie's Release

Get your popcorn ready Memorial Day weekend moviegoers. The Hangover: Part II hits theatres this weekend on the back of U.S. District Court Judge Catherine D. Perry denying S. Victor Whitmill’s temporary injunction to prevent the movie’s highly anticipated Warner Bros. release.  Ex Posts Facto broke down the scorecard on copyright infringement, and it appears... Read more »

Exclusive Interview with ESPN's Scoop Jackson - Part II

Exclusive Interview with ESPN's Scoop Jackson  - Part II
This is a continuation of my exclusion discussion with ESPN columnist, on-air personality, and Chi-Town native Scoop Jackson. In Part II of this intriguing and engaging inerview, Scoop and I discuss a wide range of topics, from what finally made him finally say yes to ESPN, the uniqueness of his contract, race and the business... Read more »
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Hangover 2 Hang-up: Mike Tyson Tattoo Artist Sues Warner Bros. to Stop Release of Movie

Hangover 2 Hang-up: Mike Tyson Tattoo Artist Sues Warner Bros. to Stop Release of Movie
The Wolf Pack A scene from the trailer of Hangover 2 starts with Bradley Cooper’s character lying on the floor waking dazed and confused.  I am dazed starting a scene. The screen pans a completely wrecked apartment. As Cooper seeks to steady himself by looking out the window, a similarly dazed and confused Zach Galifianakis’s... Read more »