Slow News Day is back! The Ringer’s Kevin Clark breaks down the Houston Texans’ failure to build around Deshaun Watson, the Oakland Raiders’ being stuck in the middle with Jon Gruden, and the Miami Dolphins’ tanking the right way. Then, Mallory Rubin joins the show to address the haters and properly celebrate Lamar Jackson’s incredible Week 1 performance.
‘Slow News Day’: The Texans Are Wasting Deshaun Watson, Plus Celebrating Lamar Jackson
Kevin Clark covers the slow news of the NFL Week 1 including how the Miami Dolphins are tanking the right way
Sean and Adam discuss ‘Dogs’, what it means now, and how some of the other Sundance ’92 films were remembered—or not
Plus, an interviewer’s cringey question to Ari Lennox has the internet abuzz
Charles and Grace question the phenomenon of weird movie trailer music and Paul Thompson joins the show to discuss the history and transformation of Earl Sweatshirt
Author Morgan Housel joins to talk Peloton, Bitcoin, and finance myths
The home planet of Luke and Anakin Skywalker has often been depicted as a wasteland of sand and villainy. Finally, one series is showing that there’s much more to it.