"I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm black. And I'm gay."
So begins Jason Collins' essay in the upcoming issue of Sports Illustrated.
And with that, Collins became the first active male athlete from America's major sports to come out as gay. We all knew somebody was going to do it sometime. It was j ... More >>
Steph Curry's ballin'. Mark Jackson's preaching. Klay Thompson's shooting. Harrison Barnes is dunking. Andrew Bogut's blocking. Kent Bazemore's dancing. And Andris Biedrins is looking tan as ever. There's much reason for excitement in G-State.
Roaracle will be thunderous when the Warriors take the ... More >>
With the nation's major-party political conventions recently drawing to a close with a rousing reelection appeal from the nation's first black president, it seems fitting to cast a spotlight on an equally rare profession: the black country music artist. Or, rather, the former black pop star seeking ... More >>
He sees what you can't If you happen to be in the market for a private eye -- maybe someone to track down a cheating spouse or just clear your suspicions whatever they might be, SF Weekly has a suggestion for you: David
Fechheimer. The former literature scholar is probably San Francisco's
most ... More >>
DJ Jazzy JeffThere really isn't much introduction needed for DJ Jazzy Jeff, who since the 1980's has remained one of the biggest names in hip-hop due to his incredible showmanship and continued innovation in the art of DJing. Since his beginnings as a house party DJ, and through his role as one ... More >>
With the end of Warriors owner Chris Cohan's 16-year tour of mismanagement here, long-suffering fans of the franchise are jubilant. The team was sold for a record $450 million to a group led by Joseph Lacob, a Celtics part-owner and partner at the Menlo Park venture capital firm KPCB; and Mandala ... More >>
paris-match.comEn le crappeurEditor's note: From time to time, The Snitch, being at best a casual fan of World Cup soccer, will provide glimpses into the experience of same. Your good old nameless Americans suffered quite the historic setback on Friday, but at least they're not French: as t ... More >>