Turning Tables: Why the Dodgers Will Win the NL West

By Spencer Bowen Full disclosure: Spencer is a die-hard Giants fan. Casey is a die-hard Dodgers fan. Because Antland is a journalistic endeavor full of straight shooters respected on both sides, Casey and Spencer will argue why each other’s team will win the National League West this year. It wasn’t easy on the emotions, but hopefully it’ll…

Turning Tables: Why the Giants Will Win the NL West

By Casey Berkovitz (Welcome, Casey!) Full disclosure: Spencer is a die-hard Giants fan. Casey is a die-hard Dodgers fan. Because Antland is a journalistic endeavor full of straight shooters respected on both sides, Casey and Spencer will argue why each other’s team will win the National League West this year. It wasn’t easy on the emotions, but hopefully…

Don’t Blame Libby

By: Tyler Chuck Today is a sad day for the City of Oakland.  With the news that the Oakland Raiders will relocate to Las Vegas after a near unanimous 31-1 vote (thanks to Miami for holding out), the East Bay is in a state of shocked finality.  The saga is over.  The Raiders are leaving….

Rap Analogies: Kendrick is King

By Spencer Bowen “Y’all got till April the 7th to get y’all shit together” – Kendrick Lamar, “The Heart Part 4” Kendrick warned us, and praise be to the messiah of rap because y’all better prepare yourself. You have until April 7th to stop saying things like “Drake is the best in the game!” or…

The Worst Idea of the Year

By: Tyler Chuck Okay everybody.  2017 has had some pretty bad ideas.  We’ve seen everything from  “Alternative Facts” to the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, so it’s not like this year is off to a particularly brilliant start.  But this one idea takes the cake. Today, I’d like to discuss by far the worst idea…

This is Ed Sheeran’s Heat Check

By Spencer Bowen Via the ever-reliable Urban Dictionary: Heat check (noun) An attempt to do something extra difficult when you’re on a roll. Dan: Dude, you launched that trey from halfcourt.  Jermaine: It was just a heat check man. I was feelin’ it. I’m sure they chose the names “Dan” and “Jermaine” completely at random….