Category: On Fire

On Fire | Change the Game

“Steroid use will be be more common than Botox is now.” — Jose Canseco No World Series in Major League Baseball (MLB) history has produced as many home runs as this year’s Fall Classic between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros. The spike in home runs is a bit suspicious with pitchers including the [...]

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On Fire | Astros Poised for Greatness in “Universal Series”

“Everyone, red state, blue state, supports space exploration.” — Bill Nye Last night, the Los Angeles Dodgers took on the Houston Astros for Game One of the 2017 Major League Baseball (MLB) World Series. Those hoping for an underdog to win this year’s World Series were in for as much disappointment as an Emory student [...]

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On Fire | USMNT Too Good for the World Cup

“I already won the lottery. I was born in the U.S. of A, baby.” — Creed Bratton Last week, the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team (USMNT) failed to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. We lost to Trinidad and Tobago. Our country lost to an island composed of about 1/323rd of our [...]

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On Fire | Fantasy Football Frenzy

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? — Freddie Mercury After a one-week hiatus due to Irma, your On Fire correspondent has spent the past two weekends in the comfort of his or her room. Given the absence of adequate wifi, he/she has had little choice but to keep a close eye on [...]

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