Chuck Klosterman Is Wrong About Football (and Temporal Relativity)

At Grantland, a great and not great venture I love and don't love, Chuck Klosterman says, repeatedly, that football's popularity has nothing to do with its violence. He also says: Now, I realize an argument can be made that eroticized violence is inherent to any collision spectator sport, and that people who love football are … Continue reading Chuck Klosterman Is Wrong About Football (and Temporal Relativity)

Chuck Klosterman on Noel Gallagher; Me and “Be Here Now”

I somehow missed this Klosterman/Gallagher Grantland interview from last fall but Noel's in great form as usual.  Timely for our purposes in the context of my recent suggestion, prompted by a Klosterman quote, that Axl Rose and Noel Gallagher cut some tracks together. A.V. Club's Steven Hyden explores the place of Be Here Now in … Continue reading Chuck Klosterman on Noel Gallagher; Me and “Be Here Now”