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Pete Thamel, sports journalism and Manti Te’o

Like most everyone else on the interweb Wednesday, I read more than my fair share about the amazing Manti Te’o fake dead girlfriend story or hoax or whatever it is you want to call the bizarre and fascinating lie┬árevealed by … Continue reading

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Report: Pete Thamel leaving New York Times for SI

The Big Lead is reporting that New York Times college sports reporter Pete Thamel is leaving the publication to join Sports Illustrated. Though Thamel has been the subject of venom from UK basketball fans for his reporting on Enes Kanter … Continue reading

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