Will Leitch
Writer, New York, NYT, MLB, WaPo, others. Founder, Deadspin. Author of five books, including “How Lucky,” in bookstores now. https://williamfleitch.substack.com

Every year my mother-in-law hosts my family here in Athens and my brother-in-law’s family in Buffalo at the cabins of Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountains, Georgia. Callaway is a rickety old “resort” complex, but I put “resort” in quotes because you don’t ski there, or lie at the beach there…

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…

How many heart attacks did your grandfather have? My grandfather had five. The first happened before his 35th birthday and was in large part unremarked upon; he only discovered it was a heart attack after his second one, a few years later, which briefly put him in the hospital. (He’d…

In our never-ending search for a Friday rubric we can stick with, we’re trying something new: 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…

Will Leitch

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