This puppy love of mine is new. I’ve always been a cat person, eschewing canines for lacking the dignity, elegance, and artful composure of their feline counterparts.
Deborah Paul5 min read
Throwing In The Chair: What’s Up With Bob Knight?
“I do remember that he was swearing after we went off air,” recalls one of Knight’s former ESPN broadcast crew members. “Something or other was always pissing him off.”
Evan West17 min read
Former IU Players Take A Shot At Assessing Bob Knight’s Legacy
“When you have a guy who’s a genius, a lot of people don’t understand him,” says Lawrence Funderburke. “Not to excuse anything he’s done, but he thinks differently and he sees differently.”
Jussi Kent-Doolan2 min read
Day Trip: Goose Pond Fish And Wildlife Area
You can see thousands of the water-loving sandhill cranes from a new state-of-the-art visitor’s center, which overlooks the state’s largest wetlands preserve.
Kristen Fuhs Wells1 min read
Out Of This World: Adult Space Academy
Adult Space Academy, in “Rocket City” Huntsville, Alabama, is about as close as you can get to being an astronaut—or at least to playing one on a movie set.
Evan West2 min read
Mile High Grub
JET provides gourmet inflight fare.
Julia Spalding1 min read
This funky filamentous fungus ramps up flavors in local restaurant dishes.
Terry Kirts1 min read
The NCAA's Selective Support Of LGBT Rights
“It’s tough to connect the NCAA’s actions in Indiana, Houston, and North Carolina except with a simple, cynical equation: More outrage equaled more action.”
Craig Fehrman12 min read
Phil Gulley: Our Obsession with Stars
“A growing number of Americans now equate fame with expertise, so naturally believed a man who had his own reality show was qualified to lead America.”
Philip Gulley5 min read
The Hoosierist: Can The City Make People Trim Trees?
“The Hoosierist figured he would need to chat with two or three government wonks to find a definitive answer for this one. Instead, he discovered the City of Indianapolis’s municipal code absolutely obsesses over tree maintenance.”
Sam Stall2 min read
Quick Q&A With Anderson Cooper
“We’ve been asked the size of various body parts—although I don’t know why I should be bashful about that, because our new president talked about it.”