America Staff January 22, 2021
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January 22, 2021
Hank Aaron, who endured racist threats with stoic dignity during his pursuit of Babe Ruth’s home run record and gracefully left his mark as one of baseball’s greatest all-around players, died Friday.
Tiger Woods, of the United States, waits to hit on the 13th hole during the first round of the US Open Golf Championship, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Kevin Jackson January 22, 2021
HBO’s ‘Tiger’ shows that Tiger Woods’s development as a human being came second to his golf.
Pope Francis said that Diego Armando Maradona wasn’t just a skilled soccer player but a true artist.
James T. Keane December 30, 2020
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December 01, 2020
The passionate reaction to Maradona’s death was a sign of his transcendence and quasi-religious appeal.