GIF GIF via CBSYou think Survivor is a reality show, but it’s in many ways actually a sport—and former professional athletes have not been very good at it.Jimmy Johnson went on the show in 2010 and was voted out third out of 18 people. John Rocker played in 2014, was hated by all (shocker! ), and was also voted out third. NBA All-Star Cliff Robinson was voted out fifth.
In a typical election year, the mid-December meeting of the electoral college interests only political junkies and civics teachers. Not this time. Hillary Clinton's victory in the popular - but not the electoral - vote and uncertainty about Donald Trump have generated unusual interest in an event that is usually a political footnote.
On paper, tonight's clash between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev is the sort of fight boxing desperately craves. It pits two undefeated champions in their primes against one another. It offers an intriguing clash of styles, the puncher versus the technician supreme. It is, according to no less than The New Yorker, the Fight of...