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5 Reasons The World Of Sports Will Miss Robin Williams

The big screen lost a legend, while sports lost their greatest motivator.

08/12/2014

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‘Sorry, I’m Not Sorry': Some Classic Non-Apologies

Here’s a look at other public figures who failed to simply say “I’m sorry” and why it didn’t work…

05/13/2014

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Most Talked About Sports Events of 2013

Headlines that shaped and transcended the sports world in 2013.

12/16/2013

Tom Hanks & Emma Thompson in "Saving Mr. Banks" (credit: Walt Disney Pictures)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Saving Mr. Banks’ & ‘The Armstrong Lie’

This week, Jan talks Disney & Mary Poppin’s creator & the Lance Armstrong documentary

12/13/2013

Tiger Woods bends a shot around a tree on the 4th hole during the Final Round at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

TTYM: Is Tiger Out Of The Woods? Must-See Video Bomb

From allegations Ray Lewis used a performance enhancing drugs in the form of deer antler spray, Joe Flacco’s ignorant referral to next year’s Super Bowl as “retarded”,  the 49er’s Chris Culliver’s anti-gay comments and apology […]

02/04/2013

Le Tour 2010 - Stage Twenty

Armstrong’s Admission No Surprise To Bay Area Cycling Enthusiasts

Has the controversy over doping in the sport of cycling been so drawn out that the supposed tell-all interview with Oprah Winfrey sort of anti-climactic? Some say so.

01/15/2013

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Phil Matier: Lance Armstrong, The System & Public Perception

The organization that runs the Tour de France wasn’t immediately commenting on the decision by the U.S. Anti Doping Agency to erase 14 years of Lance Armstrong’s career — including his record seven wins in cycling’s most prestigious race.

08/24/2012

Lance Armstrong of the USA and Astana in action on stage 18 of the 2009 Tour de France, a 40km Time Trial around Lake Annecy, on July 23, 2009 in Annecy, France.  (Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: What Does Ban Mean For Armstrong’s Legacy?

My carpool buddy, colleague, and regular verbal sparring partner Steve Bitker asked me on the way to work Friday morning what I thought about the Lance Armstrong matter. And the best I could do by way of answer was to say, “it’s complicated.”

08/24/2012

Former Major League Baseball player Roger Clemens leaves federal court in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Clemens Speaks Out As He Joins Bonds On Failed Prosecution List

Former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds. Guilty on a technicality. Cycling legend Lance Armstrong. Not even prosecuted. Now baseball great Roger Clemens. Acquitted on all counts.

06/19/2012

A shop owner sells a pack of cigarettes to a customer in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Californians Weigh Proposition 29 $1 Per Pack Tobacco Tax

California voters were deciding Tuesday whether to approve a tobacco tax that pits Lance Armstrong against major cigarette makers in a multimillion-dollar fight.

06/05/2012

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