Category Archives: LeBron James

Ever read a newspaper’s comment section?

You’re not gonna believe this, but someone on the internet wrote something racist: To illustrate that sometimes unpleasant interaction, James took the unusual step of retweeting some hateful Twitter messages to his 900,000 followers on Tuesday afternoon. On Wednesday, the … Continue reading

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LeBron’s Special on ESPN hurt LeBron’s popularity, reports ESPN

I for one am shocked, shocked, I say! The Q Scores Co., which conducts popularity polls, has James rated as the sixth-most-disliked figure in American pro sports. The results, known as “Q Scores,” were reported Tuesday by CNBC. According to … Continue reading

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LeBron in GQ

The last half of this song sums up my thoughts nicely. http://www.youtube.com/v/QxL_CRmswqc?fs=1&hl=en_US So LeBron has said some stuff in GQ; he hated Cleveland growing up (shocking!), he spoke in third person (keep that up, buddy!) and he doesn’t agree with … Continue reading

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You know who shows up to Cavs games?

People from Akron. Which is why LeBron’s ad cracks me up: LeBron James has taken out a full-page ad in his hometown paper in which he thanks the people of Akron for supporting him — and doesn’t mention the city … Continue reading

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Hyperbole

(Note: Heh. I did not expect this post to grow this large. What started off as an overreaction to Bud Shaw making a crappy Evil Empire joke morphed into a giant LeBron thesis paper (footnotes!). It’s quite long but I … Continue reading

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Z signs with Miami

Zydrunas Ilgauskas is no longer a Cavalier, for real this time: Saying he’s chasing a dream to win an NBA title, Zydrunas Ilgauskas is leaving the Cavaliers after 14 seasons to join LeBron James and the Miami Heat. The Cavs … Continue reading

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More LeBron Fallout

In a surprise to absolutely no one, Dan Gilbert was fined by David Stern for his and subsequent interviews: Shortly after James’ announcement, Gilbert fired off an incendiary letter to Cavs fans, vilifying the 25-year-old and calling his decision to … Continue reading

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