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Sen. Sanders will allow liberals to feel good about themselves

By Richard Barry Politico has a story today that Democrats see Sen. Bernie Sanders as the greatest threat amongst potential challengers to Hillary Clinton for the party's presidential nomination. This is another way of saying that she is not going to be challenged at all, not at least as far as winning and losing goes. Show More Summary

Come on, Bernie. Stick to the issues

By Richard Barry I like Sen. Bernie Sanders. I like the issues he's raising and how he's doing it. I'm glad he's in the race and I'm sure I'll be saying some nice things about him in the coming months. However, I don't particularly like the shot he took at Hillary Clinton that her wealth could "isolate" her from the concerns of working-class voters. Show More Summary

Progressives shouldn't think of voting for Hillary Clinton as "settling"

By Richard Barry My instinct is to push hard against wealth and privilege in American politics, which is what makes it hard for me to fully embrace Hillary Clinton's candidacy. I continue to hope that some of Bernie Sanders "social democratic" ideas get a fair hearing. Show More Summary

Bernie Sanders is popular on social media because he is actually saying something

By Richard Barry Nick Corasaniti at the New York Times begins a profile of Bernie Sanders and his surprisingly effective use of social media like this: The quotations he posts, rarely pithy, are often sayings he thinks up in the shower. Show More Summary

Bernie Sanders, you little scamp. This could be fun

By Richard Barry There won't be enough of them, but it looks like a lot of Americans are tired of the same old nonsense. By which I mean Sen. Bernie Sanders is already raising serious cash for his, yes, I'll say it, Quixotic bid for the Democratic presidential nomination. Show More Summary

Bernie Sanders isn't going to win. Support him anyway

By Richard Barry We get it, Nate Cohn. We really do. Bernie Sanders isn't going to win the Democratic presidential nomination. And Elizabeth Warren, should she have run, would also not have won. Aside from the relative weakness of Sanders and Warren, and they are weak candidates, Mr. Show More Summary

Let's give Senator Sanders a fair hearing

By Richard Barry Senator Bernie Sanders, Independent of Vermont, is running for president as a Democratic, and he says he's running to win. Well, that's not true, but he will, as the New York Times reports, surely inject a consistently progressive voice into the contest. Show More Summary

Does having a leftist challenge hurt or help Hillary?

By Richard Barry It is being reported that Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, will announce on Thursday his intention to run for president in 2016. Though an Independent, he plans to enter the primary and caucus contests as a Democrat, according to his advisors. Show More Summary

Jamaal Charles: Last year was my most frustrating season

Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles had another very good year in 2014, topping 1,000 yards with a 5.0-yard average, joining Jim Brown and Barry Sanders as the only players in NFL history who have totaled 1,000 yards and averaged five yards a carry in five different seasons. And yet Charles wasn’t happy. Although he only…

Barry Sanders -- Custody Laws Favor Moms ... Dads Often Get Screwed

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Barry Sanders is on a crusade for fathers' rights -- claiming dads often get the shaft in custody wars because the laws were written "in a time when mothers were the primary caregiver." The NFL Hall of Famer wrote about the issue on his blog --…

This Tom Brady Cliff-Jump Will Scare His Fantasy Owners (Video)

2 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Winning the Super Bowl is no easy task.  Some of the NFL’s greatest players, like Dan Marino, Jim Kelly and Barry Sanders, have never raised the Lombardi Trophy. So you’d think that after winning a fourth Super Bowl, one would feel as though they can do just about […]

Senator Bernie Sanders: Too sane for American politics

By Richard K. Barry Political Wire notes that Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has "relaunched his campaign website in a way that makes it look like he’s going to be running a national campaign."A quote on the site attributed to Sanders...Show More Summary

Hoping Sen. Bernie Sanders steps up

By Richard K. Barry Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders calls himself a democratic socialist, which is why he is, hands down, my favourite American politician. Sadly, Sen. Sanders, who has been contemplating a run for the Democratic presidential nomination, has been hedging his bets recently. Show More Summary

Llamas Get Loose in Arizona; Internet Loses Its Mind Over Ensuing Chase Caught on Video

Llamas generally aren't the most graceful creatures, but the two that got loose in Arizona today are drawing comparisons to swivel-hipped running back Barry Sanders, due to their ability to evade captors like a pair of furry outlaws. Llama...Show More Summary

Tom Brady is unbelievably dorky in his 2000 NFL Combine highlight reel

This man is somehow one of the greatest athletes to ever play football. Tom Brady doesn't have a guffaw-inducing, slap-you-knee highlight reel like, say, Barry Sanders did. The only thing more boring than an on-field Brady highlightShow More Summary

Barry Sanders -- Why No TD Dances?? ... I've Got 'No Rhythm'

4 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Barry Sanders got jokes!! The NFL Hall of Famer was out in NYC Thursday when we asked why he never broke out any TD dances when he hit paydirt back in the day. Barry's response is great... turns out his wit is as quick as his feet.…

Twenty years ago Thursday, the Browns last won a playoff game

The 1994 NFL wild-card round has its own little corner of football lore. This was the round where the Packers held Lions great Barry Sanders to minus-1 yard on 13 carries in a 16-12 Detroit loss. The round also saw Don Shula win his last playoff game as head coach as Miami knocked off Kansas…

Hall of Famer Barry Sanders' Favorite Running Backs of Today and All Time

Welcome to the Built Ford Tough 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Weekend Sweepstakes, brought to you by Bleacher Report. There are a number of legends to choose from, but who is the best of the best when it comes to running...Show More Summary

Marcus Mariota -- Heisman Jinx? I'm Not Worried!

5 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

He's the frontrunner to win the Heisman tonight, but Oregon QB Marcus Mariota tells TMZ Sports he's not worried that college football's biggest prize could CURSE his NFL career. Sure, players like Barry Sanders, Charles Woodson and Eddie George have…

NFL Rookie of the Year 2014-15: Predicting Odds for Top Candidates

Earning the NFL's Rookie of the Year honors is a highly coveted feat of all first-year players, but it doesn't guarantee long-term success. The title has been achieved by such legends as Barry Sanders, Emmitt Smith, Earl Campbell and others. Show More Summary

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