Will Leitch
I write about these tumultuous times 3x a week. Author of five books, including “How Lucky.” NYMag/MLB.. Founder, Deadspin. https://williamfleitch.substack.com

This week, a massive feature on disgraced television showrunner (and blockbuster auteur) Joss Whedon dropped in New York magazine (where, full disclosure, I am a contributing editor). The piece, written and reported in fantastic, thorough, utterly fair fashion by Lila Shapiro, is more complex and nuanced than I think it…

One of the biggest stories this week has involved Novak Djokovic, one of the greatest tennis players of all time (he’s tied for all the all-time majors lead, with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, at 20), being booted out of the country (the continent!) of Australia because he has not…

In our never-ending search for a Friday rubric we can stick with, we’re going to rank five things, every Friday. We will attempt to stick to rankings of things that have some sort of connection to the news of that week, but we can’t guarantee anything. Want us to rank…

In our never-ending search for a Friday rubric we can stick with, we’re going to rank five things, every Friday. We will attempt to stick to rankings of things that have some sort of connection to the news of that week, but we can’t guarantee anything. Want us to rank…

Will Leitch

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