MLB’s Art Shires: hitter, peacock, boaster, boxer and accused killer

Bearing in mind that everyone has easy access to baseball bats, serious violence is rare in Major League Baseball. Breaches of the peace such as 23 August’s at Minute Maid Park are usually theatrical, the emphasis . Still, there are exceptions, the kind of confrontations that might interest the police, rather than the compilers of … Read more

Country singer Amanda Shires explains why she told her abortion story: ‘It’s part of my character to speak up’

In 2020, country singer Amanda Shires penned an essay for  in which she revealed that she had an abortion — a “10 minute” procedure that came with frustrating and “invasive” questions. Despite the many questions as to why she was undergoing the procedure — which she described as having “cells removed” despite trolls labeling her … Read more

Country singer Amanda Shires explains why she told her abortion story: ‘It’s part of my character to speak up’

In 2020, country singer Amanda Shires penned an essay for  in which she revealed that she had an abortion — a “10 minute” procedure that came with frustrating and “invasive” questions. Despite the many questions as to why she was undergoing the procedure — which she described as having “cells removed” despite trolls labeling her … Read more