| Nov 23, 2014
| 7:06 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Peyton Manning shows up in his postgame press conference in a sport coat and tie. Tom Brady arrives at the podium looking like he stepped out of the pages of GQ.
He takes the microphone in a T-shirt and a ski hat....
| Nov 29, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Thanksgiving is behind us, and now the real NFL season begins.
This is the homestretch, when the story is either the favorites maintaining their momentum, or written-off teams rising to the challenge, then getting hot in the playoffs, the way the New...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:51 PM
The game was 20 years ago, yet Jim Garrett remembers it as if it happened last week. After all, his stroke sapped the strength from his legs, but it didn't rob him of his memories.
A father doesn't forget watching his son play quarterback for the Dallas...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 11:58 AM
'Tis the holiday season, so there will be family gatherings, from Thanksgiving through New Year's Day, with a cast of assorted characters and equally varied victuals.
Which begs an answer to this: Why is there so much drama surrounding the food at...
| Oct 29, 2014
Let's talk turkey.
Not in the recipe swapping sort of way. There are plenty of sources for cooking The Bird.
Focus, instead, on the icon itself, celebrated in a variety of decorative interpretations, from plates to salt & pepper shakers, tablecloths,...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Thanksgiving is only a few weeks away, and it's never too soon to start planning your menu. Food editor Russ Parsons and I will be demonstrating videos of classic dishes and sharing holiday-themed tips on the blog every couple of days to get you in the...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:26 AM
My dad was a children's dentist, floss in hand for just shy of 50 years. He often would take me to his office on Saturdays, his down time, when he could tidy up after the week's work but also practice new techniques — on me.
One time, while he was...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Thanksgiving might just be the ultimate potluck. Nearly everyone we know loves this food-centric holiday. Long gone are the days of one person cooking the whole Thanksgiving dinner.
These days, many guests volunteer to bring a part of the meal, for a...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Not to rain on your sunny Thanksgiving celebration, but the holiday season isn't all feasts and festivities.
This is the time of year when people venture into unfamiliar territory, attempting feats and adopting behaviors that aren't normal for the other...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:15 AM
To find the best deal on an airline ticket, when you purchase your ticket matters, but how much? The lowest domestic airfares were bought eight weeks beforehand and the lowest international fares were purchased 24 weeks beforehand, according to a report,...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 8:02 AM
November is barely a week old and already we are talking about the War on Thanksgiving. Didn't know there is a War on Thanksgiving? Me either.
I knew there was a War on Christmas, and if there is a War on Christmas I assume there must be a War on X-mas....