Friday, June 27, 2008
Huzzah and kudos to Y.P.R.’s sports-loving pals and erstwhile Black Tablers: Mr. Will Leitch is retiring his jersey as editor of Deadspin to columnize for New York magazine, and Mr. A.J. Daulerio will be sitting in the vacant Leitch-shaped ass crater on the Deadspin chair in his absence. Mazel tov, boys.
Say, that gives us a great excuse to republish Mr. Leitch’s thought-provoking 2004 essay: “If I Had a Million Dollars,” which, Y.P.R. readers might recall, won him his first Pulitzer Prize. Also, an Interview with A.J. Daulerio, part of the Interviews with Interviewers series.
And, let’s not forget, Y.P.R.’s famous roast of Will and A.J.’s old stamping grounds: The Black Table Roast