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Page2 is a feature section of ESPN's website. The section contains humorous, opinionated articles on American sport, and regular contributors including "The Sports Guy" Bill Simmons, Jim Caple, Gregg Easterbrook and Chuck Klosterman. Before his suicide, Hunter S. Thompson had a regular Page2 column. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... ESPN.com logo ESPN.com is the official website of ESPN and a division of ESPN Inc. ... ESPN (an acronym for the Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is an American cable television network dedicated to broadcasting sports-related programming 24 hours a day. ... Bill Simmons (born 1969), best known as The Sports Guy, is a columnist for Page2 on ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine. ... Jim Caple is a columnist for ESPN.com whose stories routinely feature fake quotes from people in the sports and entertainment world. ... Gregg Easterbrook is an American writer who is a senior editor of The New Republic. ... Charles John Chuck Klosterman (born June 5, 1972, in Wilkin County, Minnesota) is an American pop-culture journalist, critic, and essayist. ... Hunter Stockton Thompson (July 18, 1937 – February 20, 2005) was an American journalist and author. ...


Often, the Page 2 columnists will criticize other ESPN workers. For example, Jason Whitlock criticized an article by Scoop Jackson in which Jackson claimed his job was harder to get than starting in the NBA for a black male. Whitlock insulted Jackson and said it was Scoop's attempt to brag about his own mediocre work. Simmons is known not to like TV host Stephen A. Smith, who has attacked Simmons's work in the past; Simmons also attacks Bill Laimbeer and the ESPN NFL crew as well. Finally, almost every article writer has taken a shot at former columnist Skip Bayless for being over-the-top contrarian and a poor writer. Jason Lee Whitlock (b. ... Robert Scoop Jackson (born November 22, 1963) is an American sports journalist currently contributing to ESPN.coms Page2 and ESPN The Magazine. ... Stephen Anthony Smith (born October 14, 1967), usually referred to as Stephen A., is a sportswriter and media personality from Hollis, Queens in New York City. ... Bill Laimbeer at the White House after winning the WNBA Championship with the Detroit Shock. ... Skip Bayless (born John Edward Bayless II on December 4, 1951 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma), is a nationally syndicated American sportswriter. ...


Page2 regularly features such items as "Here's looking at you" - a photographic comparison of two figures, Top 10 lists ranging from "weirdest game endings" to "best rookies ever", and "What the Heck Were They Thinking?" which allows readers to vote for most likely "thoughts" of sports figures in recent situations. It used to offer a "Daily Quickie" written by Shanoff that briefly discusses and comments on recent and upcoming happenings in sports and occasionally pop culture. This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ...


Page2 often holds tournaments, such as the Best Uniform Tournament, Hottest Female/Male Athlete poll, and the Page2 Invitation Tournament, where readers vote for various athletes and celebrities. In 2003, ESPN.com launched Page3 to focus more on entertainment than sporting news, although the section finished producing new articles in 2005. 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Page3 was a feature section of ESPNs website. ...

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Jim Caple is a columnist for ESPN.com whose stories routinely feature fake quotes from people in the sports and entertainment world. ... Gregg Easterbrook is an American writer who is a senior editor of The New Republic. ... David Fleming (born on January 2, 1940) is an independent thinker on environmental issues, based in the United Kingdom. ... DJ Gallo is the founder and writer of www. ... LZ Granderson is a columnist for ESPN.coms Page2. ... Robert Scoop Jackson (born November 22, 1963) is an American sports journalist currently contributing to ESPN.coms Page2 and ESPN The Magazine. ... Charles John Chuck Klosterman (born June 5, 1972, in Wilkin County, Minnesota) is an American pop-culture journalist, critic, and essayist. ... Bill Simmons (born 1969), best known as The Sports Guy, is a columnist for Page2 on ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine. ...

Former

Dan Shanoff is a sportswriter for ESPN.coms Page2 section. ... Hunter Stockton Thompson (July 18, 1937 – February 20, 2005) was an American journalist and author. ... Jason Lee Whitlock (b. ... Ralph Wiley (April 12, 1952 - June 13, 2004) was a sports journalist, writing for various publications, such as Sports Illustrated and espn. ...

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