‘The Most Righteous of All the Possessors of the Right Stuff’

‘The Most Righteous of All the Possessors of the Right Stuff’

Sixty-one combat missions. Shot down over occupied France. Yelled at Eisenhower until he agreed to let him go back and fight again. Countless flights in experimental aircraft. First man to cross the sound barrier. Died of old age at 97. RIP Chuck Yeager, American villain.

Kiszla: Blunder for the ages by Avs star Cale Makar defines playoff series where bad stuff just keeps happening

Kiszla: Blunder for the ages by Avs star Cale Makar defines playoff series where bad stuff just keeps happening

Stuff happens. And it stinks, especially when it happens all at once to the Avalanche, now on the brink of NHL playoff elimination after a mind-blowing, confidence-rattling 5-4 loss to Dallas. The sad image seared into the eyes of everybody who loves the Avs was…

Kiszla: Avs’ down-and-dirty victory in NHL playoff opener reveals they have right stuff to hoist Stanley Cup

Kiszla: Avs’ down-and-dirty victory in NHL playoff opener reveals they have right stuff to hoist Stanley Cup

Ten seconds changed everything, transforming the Avalanche from a just another fancy-skating team with championship dreams into something far more dangerous. Nathan MacKinnon and his Colorado teammates got down and dirty, committing to the heavy lifting necessary to hoist the Stanley Cup. “Sometimes, it’s not…

‘If I’m not over here blowing up stuff, if I’m not over here messing up my community, then what are ya’ll doing?’

‘If I’m not over here blowing up stuff, if I’m not over here messing up my community, then what are ya’ll doing?’

Britain has been lucky enough to take advantage of some brilliant US imports. We were blessed to receive prestigious TV, muscle cars, jeans and the great American novel. Unfortunately, with the diamonds also came the rough, and we endured indigestible fast food, the unbearable Meghan…