Wait...I must've missed that story when it came out, but how exactly did that work? It's MacWorld, doesn't that mean Apple is involved by default? I mean, Comic-Con isn't just a Marvel event, they'll live on, but it seems pretty pointless to hold an event ostensibly about Macs and Apple products...without Apple. » 3/09/15 12:51pm 3/09/15 12:51pm

That's probably fair - Jimmy Clausen is still on a roster - but it's the rare case where the distraction is fans really, really want the backup to play, not that the backup has other "issues". Michael Sam doesn't really have any experience, AP or Ray Rice would piss people off but are also more talented, but Tebow… » 3/09/15 1:25pm 3/09/15 1:25pm

My "problem" was I popped in the DVD literally minutes after I finished reading Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep and was rather disappointed to see such stark differences, namely the almost complete lack of Mercerism and Rachael getting turned from a fascinating and nuanced character to essentially a damsel in… » 3/02/15 2:14pm 3/02/15 2:14pm

In defense of not using "The MLS", we don't say "The MLB" either, but we do say "The NBA/NFL/NHL. My best guess there is because we're referring to "the league" in all of those cases, with National and the sport all modifying "League", but in those cases we're not talking about "the soccer" or "the baseball" because… » 2/18/15 10:49pm 2/18/15 10:49pm

Without getting too in-depth here, I'd personally argue the college case is different, though the NBA handles it wrong. One and done makes a mockery of both systems; the player is held back from a paycheck for two seasons while not receiving any kind of valuable education. » 2/18/15 9:43pm 2/18/15 9:43pm