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George Steinbrenner

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Miami may have James, Wade and Bosh, but Utah has Paul Millsap. He scored 46 points as the Jazz dumped the Heat in overtime in Miami.

The Yankees and the Curse of Empire

Larry Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Larry Abrams

The Yankees multi million dollar free agent signings of pitchers almost always turn out badly.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Seattle's Ichiro becomes the first player to ever record 10 consecutive 200 hit seasons. Can you say Hall of Fame?

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Joe Torre returned to the Bronx for the first time since his departure. He was greeted with hugs from his former players and loud cheers from the crowd.

PHOTOS: Steinbrenner Monument Unveiled

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK (Associated Press) - George Steinbrenner is now truly the biggest of the Yankees greats -- as measured in Monument Park. The colorful and co...

So Many Selves, So Little Time

Michael Sigman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Sigman

President Obama is a Kenyan or a Muslim -- or a Kenyan Muslim -- masquerading as an American Christian. The Dalai Lama is an undercover Nazi agent. Ma...

Ron Barr Goes Back for More...

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

In many places across the country, Ron Barr's interviews on the syndicated SportsByline USA radio network have been the soundtrack and the touchstone for hundreds of thousands of sports fans.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Chris Paul supposedly wants the Knicks, and he wants Denver's Carmelo Anthony to join him to create the Knicks version of the Miami fearsome threesome.

Why Do Republicans Want to Raise the Deficit?

Sen. Bernie Sanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sen. Bernie Sanders

Apparently, Republicans are deficit hawks when it comes to the needs of ordinary people, but they are big spenders when it comes to the needs of the rich. What could possibly explain this inconsistency?

On Life, Death and the New York Uprising

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ed Koch

I am not a big sports fan. George Steinbrenner meant little or nothing to me before I was elected Mayor New York City in 1977. Then, suddenly, he meant a lot.

Steinbrenner Was a Bully

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

There was one prevailing characteristic of George Steinbrenner that should be remembered, and that was not that he spent so much money on ballplayers. Steinbrenner throughout his career was a bully.

The George Steinbrenner Leadership Model

Leslie Grossman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Leslie Grossman

I have always been fascinated by George Steinbrenner, owner of the most successful franchise in baseball history. He was a man from which women (and male) leaders can learn a lot about leadership.

Yankees Host Steinbrenner-Sheppard Tribute Night -- Prices Up 39%

Jesse Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jesse Lawrence

With the passing of their long-time owner, George Steinbrenner and their even longer-time voice, Bob Sheppard, it has been a tough week for the Yankees and their fans.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The Yankees will take the field at the Stadium wearing two patches on their uniforms. One for George Steinbrenner, the other for Bob Sheppard. There will be a pre-game tribute to both.

Rush Limbaugh Should Use the George Steinbrenner Tax Strategy

Norman Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Norman Goldman

Mr. Limbaugh, I believe it is not only wise, but fitting that you follow Mr. Steinbrenner's tax avoidance strategy. Now, all YOU have to do is pass away before the estate tax loophole does!

Steinbrenner: By George, He Was a Pain!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Rick Horowitz

I'm a born-and-bred New Yorker. A Yankee fan by nature and by nurture -- "Cut me and I bleed pinstripes" and all that. So you'll understand what it ...

Politics of Hate

Lauren Ashburn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lauren Ashburn

We need to make governing attractive to the next generation of leaders by abolishing all the hate and slander in our politics. Above all, we need to remember that our kindergarten teachers were right.

George Steinbrenner, Peter Rose and Shoeless Joe

Paul Finkelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Paul Finkelman

As we mourn George "the Convict" Steinbrenner (and I do mourn him) isn't it time for baseball to pardon Joe Jackson and Pete Rose? Or, will Major League Baseball continue to have its great double standard.

George Steinbrenner's Split Personality Was Not So Split

Joel Weinberger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joel Weinberger

The same personality characteristics that led George Steinbrenner to his angry, firing behavior also led to his kindly, charitable acts. In fact, Mr. Steinbrenner was completely consistent in his behavior.

On George Steinbrenner's Passing: Recalling A Picture, With A Thousand Words (Give Or Take)

Billy Altman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Billy Altman

Players always talk about leaving everything on the field and moving on. But George Steinbrenner could not and would not accept anything less than being on top, all the time.

Twitter Does Not Sell Books. This 5-Point Plan Does

Denise Brodey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Denise Brodey

By that, I mean, authors who write really valuable, amusing, aha-moment Twitter feeds--they sell books. By being engaging, authors build a following, and ultimately, increase their book sales.

A Yankee Fan Remembers the Boss

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Weiler

I was just seven years old when, in January 1973, George Steinbrenner led a group that purchased the Yankees; but, as it happens, it was the beginning of an epochal tenure in the history of sports ownership.

Steinbrenner And Charity: How Did The Former Yankees Owner Give Back? (PHOTOS)

HuffPost | Jonathan Daniel Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

George Steinbrenner may have been the long-time face of the New York Yankees, but in his hometown of Tampa, Fla., he was just as well known for his ge...

Thanks, George

Eugene Michael Santiago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Eugene Michael Santiago

The flags in the house that George built will fly at half-mast. The patriarch of the largest sports franchise in the world has passed. George Michael Steinbrenner was a simple man who saved a giant in the Yankees and changed the world of sports.

Steinbrenner in Hell

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jeff Danziger