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The Circle is Unbroken - Friends of the Brothers Return to Brooklyn Bowl 10/25

We will never allow the circle to be broken. Very excited to be returning to the great Brooklyn Bowl with Friends of the Brothers on October 25.  Tickets are just $12 and presales are a big help. Click here. FOB features Peter Levin…

Presidential hoops - A classic video

Dear Premier Wen, I feel sort of bad bringing this up, but President Obama plays with adults, on 10-foot hoops. But it's great that you are enjoying the great game of basketball with your people. Sincerely, America

Big in China reviews from Savannah to Shanghai

Two new Big in China pieces from very different sources, taking very different approaches, but I like them both a lot. Swampland is Southern culture site that reviews Big in China and makes some interesting connections between China and the…

Kurtis Blow - Basketball

I wish you all could have seen Jacob's eyes grow wide when I showed him this video. He became slackjawed and dazed, like he was talking to dolphins or watching little green men walk out of a spaceship. Then he added the song to his bar mitzvah…

Rapper's Delight

So I was going through some old school dance classics with Jacob yesterday, getting his approval for songs to ask the DJ to play at his bar mitzvah and it led me to watching some of my favorite old school rap classics. I forgot just how much…