La Flèche Wallonne 2014

Marianne Vos is not driving the NASCAR circuit, and not competing directly with the men, but instead competed today in the Flèche-Wallone Femme, which was won Vos' teammate Pauline Ferrand Prevot. The mens winner completed the complete course in 4:36:45 (SPOILER: click on this link if you want the recap). » 4/23/14 12:32pm Yesterday 12:32pm

What's The Best Way To Score On Jonathan Quick And Antti Niemi?

Goalie performance is extraordinarily important to success in the NHL playoffs (which began last night, FYI). To get you ahead of the curve, Kevin Woodley of NHL.com has broken down the intriguing "goaltender matchup" between LA's Jonathan Quick and San Jose's Antti Niemi, with the help of some goofy, but useful,… » 4/18/14 5:15pm Friday 5:15pm

Is the Internet Making Us More Unequal? A Q&A With Astra Taylor

Astra Taylor began her career making documentaries about thinkers (Zizek! and Examined Life). Now she's doing the thinking herself. In her new book, The People's Platform: Taking Back Power and Culture in the Digital Age, Taylor argues the Internet isn't as liberating a force as its initial boosters promised. She's… » 4/16/14 4:21pm 4/16/14 4:21pm