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As I write this, the Celtics are one win away from their 18th NBA title, but that is not our focus.
Balls, Pucks & Monster Trucks
| June 18, 2010
Jane Austen + Grinder Girl
Occasionally, my editor would remind me that I have written about balls and pucks, but never monster trucks.
Balls, Pucks, and Monster Trucks
| January 29, 2010
He all lives in a yellow submarine
In just over a week, the Brown University senior will batten down the hatch and take the submersible on its first major voyage: dropping into the murky depths of Massachusetts' Long Pond.
Will Sean Bagge's one-man submarine last or will it swallow him whole?
| July 17, 2009
It takes a special kind of white trash moron to equate racecar drivers with National Guard members serving in Iraq, as Mr. Rock recently did in a television commerical. One risks their lives for the glory of fat rednecks and money, while the other fights
TRAILER PARK RASH
Boston Phoenix Staff
| March 26, 2009
Road to nowhere
Winning isn’t everything; it’s the only thing. Or so they say in the world of sports.
DiRT never gets going
| August 01, 2007
The United States of America is a nation with a proud history.
Since George W. Bush took office, the United States has sunk to unprecedented lows in sports and pop-culture domination
| June 29, 2007
Letters to the Portland editor: June 15, 2007
My love of racing and love of the environment have been at odds with each other as my environmental awareness has increased.
LETTERS TO THE PORTLAND PHOENIX
| June 13, 2007
Anyone trying to get their minds around the complicated puzzles of greenhouse gases and global warming can learn a thing or two by watching how motor sports are adapting to the growing pressure to become eco-friendly.
Motor sports make an improbable environmentalist example
| May 30, 2007
What’s to like about MotorStorm ?
Is MotorStorm the PS3’s killer app?
| March 14, 2007
The Year of living strangely
So let’s see if we have this straight.
A year in media
| December 20, 2006
Despite what the people behind Talladega Nights might tell you, the film makes its target audience — NASCAR fans, rednecks, Red Staters of various descriptions — look like a bunch of idiots. Watch the trailer for Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky
Talladega Nights will have some seeing red
| August 04, 2006
Will Ferrell might spend a lot of his on-screen time with his pants off, running and screaming, but in person, promoting his new movie Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby , he can be as buttoned down as Tony Snow before the White House press cor
The star of Talladega Nights drives a hard bargain
| August 02, 2006
Slow + steady
On May 11, local artist and alternative car enthusiast C. Michael Lewis will compete in the 18th annual Tour de Sol Green Car Show and Competition.
Portland artist to race in Tour de Sol
| April 26, 2006
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