Recent Posts by sic

July 14, 2008

The Doping Dilemma: Scientific American contributer, and Skeptics Society Founder, Michael Shermer uses Game Theory to explain why doping has become rampant in cycling and other sports. He also uses the theory to outline some actions that can be taken to remedy the problem.

posted by sic to culture at 01:42 PM - 15 comments

September 13, 2006

A former cyclist come clean: (NY Times link) Two of Lance Armstrong's former teammates come clean.

posted by sic to other at 09:30 AM - 29 comments

August 24, 2006

US OPEN men's seed report.: Federer eyes three-peat; draw gods unkind to Agassi

posted by sic to tennis at 02:17 PM - 1 comment

July 30, 2006

Paradiso to Inferno: A long two-part explanation of the Moggi-Juventus scandal in Italy.

posted by sic to soccer at 11:22 AM - 7 comments

July 07, 2006

Federer vs. Nadal again!: In case you forgot with all the World Cup excitement, there's this little tennis tournament going on called Wimbledon. Federer is playing "flawless" tennis and Nadal surprised everyone by making it to the final in just his 5th professional tournament on grass playing his usual high-energy, take no prisoners game. Theoretically, Federer should dominate on grass, but some question his, ahem, resolve .

posted by sic to tennis at 04:06 PM - 17 comments

July 05, 2006

December 18, 2005

Oh wait, never mind.

posted by sic to basketball at 09:57 AM - 66 comments