In September 1999, ESPN Magazine sent me to Littleton, Colorado, to chronicle the aftermath of what was then the worst high school shooting in American history. For a glimpse at how little has changed in the last 19 years, here’s a look back at what I wrote about Columbine High School five months after the massacre.
I spent a lot of time covering sports doping, and the International Olympic Committee’s decision to ban Russia from next winter’s Games is by any measure extraordinary. But not for the reasons you may think.
I'm taking a break to work on my new novel and non-fiction project. Be back soon! In the meantime, catch up on the Gen X Chronicles, Muck and other posts here.
Thanks to the National Association of Black Journalists for recognizing me at its annual awards ceremony in New Orleans, and to the Killer Nashville International Mystery Writers’ Conference for making The Murder of Sonny Liston a two-time award winner.
Valuing cancer at $700,000 is a hard thing to swallow.