This feature—a question-and-answer session with a person from sports/entertainment/politics/whatever—will appear every week on jeffpearlman.com. If you have any suggestions/ideas for people to speak with, hit me up at firstname.lastname@example.org. I’m listening. Oh, and for the full categorization of every Quaz, click here.
This former dungeon dweller enjoys physically hurting men and making them hurt themselves. But she’s a sucker for a tall peppermint mocha.
One of pop music’s all-time great singer/songwriters brought you “Separate Lives,” “On and On,” the theme from “Tootsie” and (yes) “The Farts.” But at 65, he’d sure like a shot at working with the Biebs.
Any day now the 303rd Quaz will put “claustrophobic tomato” to use. Until then, the brain and pen behind the hilarious “Half Full” comic strip will just keep making people laugh.
The HIV/infectious diseases specialist fears neither Ebola, AIDS nor her own mortality. But humanity’s collective loss of empathy? That keeps her up nights.
For the Delaware men’s basketball coach, watching March Madness from home is like Christmas without presents. But even if he can’t fully explain the Blue Hen (“A bird that has a light blue tail or something?”) the longtime Notre Dame assistant has big plans for a rising program.
The highs of starring at Indiana and being a first-round NBA Draft pick. The low of losing his mother in a tornado. The weirdness of hanging with Coolio. From March Madness to Charlotte to the D-League, our 300th Quaz has seen it all.