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This edition: Michael Powell: "Sports of the Times" Columnist

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 2, 2018.

First aired: October 17, 2018.

NY Times sports columnist, "Sports of the Times," Michael Powell sees sports as part of "culture, politics, race, sometimes sex - all that stuff comes in play when writing about sports," and that the President has accelerated the conversation of politics in sports. Powell describes football as brutal, militaristic; baseball, conservative; and basketball as jazzy! the most liberal of the sports.

Guest List

Michael Powell “Sports of The Times” Columnist, The New York Times