Posts by Dave Zirin

  • Rocky V

    Tommy Morrison and the Legacy of Rocky V

    Like fine wine or Bryan Cranston, Rocky V is a film that has improved dramatically with age. Checking in at a Police Academy 2–esque 27 percent on Rotten Tomatoes, I would defy someone to watch it two decades after its release and not feel the rush of high drama, low camp, and tragic realism that […]

  • Boycott Sochi?

    Russia’s crackdown on gay rights and the increasingly loud calls to skip the Winter Olympics.

  • Washington Redskins


    An open letter to Dan Snyder.