Justin Halpern’s dad explains pro sports fans in terms a teenager can understand

Read an article by Justin Halpern in which he shares his dad’s thoughts on what it means to be a sports fan

Justin Halpern has written an excellent essay in Grantland on the ridiculousness of being a sports fan. Naturally, it involves a story about a titty bar. Read it here.

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Author: Joe Donatelli

Joe Donatelli is a writer in Los Angeles. He publishes The Humor Columnist.

  • I’m really bummed that Sh*t My Dad Says didn’t make it out of the starting gate. Yeah, it had some problems, but I thought it showed a lot of promise. And Shatner was very funny. 

  • Jane — I know the guys who created it. They’re super-talented. It is a shame it did not catch on. Yeah — you can never go wrong with Shatner.

  • Guest

    What happened to the story on the Bachelor After the Final Rose? The one person on the internet who knows about the guy in the wig takes the story down. I just want to make sure I’m not just seeing things – it was a guy, I know it.

  • I posted the photo and a short blurb, didn’t think it was funny, and then I took it down.