Is Socialism the Source of Scandinavian Happiness?
Nima said something we don't hear often: “Culture matters, and so what is Nordic cultural success? Now it has a lot to do with this Protestant, Lutheran working ethics---Protestant, Lutheran responsibility ethics, and the unfortunate thing is that that ...
60 Things Every Man Should Know: No. 56
In the ninth inning, the Dodgers pitcher was Don Newcombe. He was a twenty-game winner, and the two best right-handers in the bullpen—Carl Erskine and Ralph Branca—also were fine pitchers. The bullpen coach, Clyde Sukeforth, sat forward on the wood ...
Need a baseball warmup? Here's 17 all-time New York Rookies of Year
The great Jackie Robinson (here stealing home vs. Yankees in World Series) hit .297 his first season, while playing mostly first base for the Dodgers. Associated Press. 1949 Don Newcombe Dodgers. New Jersey native Don Newcombe (center) went 17-8 as ...
Why Dodgers SS Corey Seager will ace his sophomore year
LA Daily News
GLENDALE, Ariz. — There used to be a thing called the “sophomore jinx.” It was waiting, with tentacles, for all high-flying rookies.