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Reid quietly slips into Wilbon’s old role at the Post


On Dec. 7, Michael Wilbon said goodbye to The Post. The man, now a national media figure, had an amazing 30-plus year run with the paper and proved along with Tony Kornheiser that even average-looking journalists could find a place … Continue reading

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The 10 best Washington Post writers, part two


See parts one and three. 4. Tom Sietsema: The food critic is quick with his wit and on top of restaurant openings, chef comings and goings and hosts can’t-miss weekly chats on Wednesdays. My only complaint is that he doesn’t … Continue reading

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Terps need some assist-ance


Five wins over mid-majors and mid-minors and two losses to nationally-ranked opponents. That’s where the Maryland men’s team is at right now, heading into a match-up with Penn State on Dec. 1. Above: Delaware State didn’t know what hit them. … Continue reading

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Will ESPN give D.C. some local love?


ESPN has a Miami Heat-only section to their Web page. The Heat Index. As of now, ESPN does not have a “Wizard’s Spells” page for D.C.’s basketball team. With city-specific pages for Boston, New York, Dallas, Los Angeles and Chicago, … Continue reading

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Redskins-Colts: Chris Collinsworth smiles upon Washington


Coming off one of the most exciting games in recent memory, here’s another juicy one for Skins fans.  Sunday Night Football.  Peyton Manning and the high-powered offense of the Indianapolis Colts comes to town.  Based on what the Redskins’ offense … Continue reading

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Washington Wizards preview, NBA 2K franchise mode edition


    If you were running the Washington Wizards as a video game franchise —which is the closest pontificating writers will ever get to running a major league franchise — how would you split the minutes? There are 240 minutes … Continue reading

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Redskins-Eagles: Back to Reality


Washington Redskins fans were treated to a dose of reality last Sunday when the Skins lost to the paltry St. Louis Rams.  For whatever reason, the Skins have had a tendency to give up wins to teams with lengthy losing … Continue reading

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