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.
The greatest race walker in Great Britain’s history proposed to his boyfriend on a Rio beach, ate 22 McNuggets in one sitting and never wanted to leave the Olympics. His plan for 2020? Gold.
One of America’s hottest country songs belongs to (gasp!) Lit. Think the band’s tattoo-covered, hard-partying lead guitarist is gonna apologize for cranking out something besides rock? Think again, punk.
The founder and CEO of one of hip-hop’s biggest websites long dreamed of following Russell Simmons’ entrepreneurial path. Here’s a blueprint for chasing your goals—and capturing them.
The New York State Large School Soccer Coach of the Year wants teens to put down their devices, parents to take a step back and the games to be fun again. Can any of those things happen? Well …
The best basketball writer to walk the planet would take Fennis Dembo over Yinka Dare and David Wingate over Kit Mueller. So how to go about piecing together a story? By answering the simple question—”What is he like?”
This Salt Lake City-based hypnodomme has a thriving career, a fat wallet and enough clients to keep her fed and well-traveled (as well as a supportive family and boyfriend) The key? Staying honest and sincere.