We finally found out what's wrong with Aaron Rodgers: absolutely nothing

We finally found out what's wrong with Aaron Rodgers: absolutely nothing

Not long ago the football world appeared to have given up on Aaron Rodgers. Now with the Green Bay Packers winning the NFC North he’s a popular pick for league MVP. This is how the NFL works. Seasons are rarely coronations; they are more tests or perseverance. People get hurt. Knees and ankles and shoulders fail. Bodies ache. Plans dissolve into mayhem. Teams rise and fall. Winning is survival. And with a week between each game, few things on this planet are as susceptible to overreaction and hyperbole as America’s…

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Ep. 201: Ben Mezrich – The Resilience of Writing

Ep. 201: Ben Mezrich – The Resilience of Writing

“When I was a struggling writer, before I wrote my first book, I got 190 rejection slips.” He taped them to the walls like a serial killer. “My wallpaper was rejection slips.” “What was the worst one?” I asked Ben Mezrich, a New York Times bestselling author. Over the past five or six years, I’ve probably read all of his books. He wrote “Bringing Down the House,” which became the movie “21”. He wrote, “Accidental Billionaires,” which became “The Social Network.” “The New Yorker” sent him a page with the…

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