Daily Archives: April 25, 2022

Barnwell’s annual mock draft with 32 first-round trades: Deals for

It’s time for one of my favorite annual traditions. After reading dozens of NFL mock drafts without a single trade in sight, I’m compelled to go way too far in the opposite direction. I present the 2022 mock draft of trades, where I’ll provide a plausible (to me) swap for each of the 32 picks…

Lies that ‘might’ eventually come true seem less unethical

People may be willing to condone statements they know to be false and even spread misinformation on social media if they believe those statements could become true in the future, according to research published by the American Psychological Association. Whether the situation involves a politician making a controversial statement, a business stretching the truth in… Read More »

Behind the sale of Bill Russell’s prized memorabilia

Apr 21, 2022Dan HajduckyCloseESPNHajducky is a reporter/researcher for ESPN. He has an MFA in creative writing from Fairfield University and played on the men’s soccer teams at Fordham and Southern Connecticut State universities.Anthony OlivieriTHE PHONE CALL came five years before Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell put a trove of personal memorabilia up for auction. David…

A drug that treats alcoholism may be the next anti-anxiety medication: A new study found that disulfiram, a drug used to treat chronic alcoholism, can safely reduce anxiety levels in rodents

Alcoholism, if left untreated, could have dangerous repercussions. Thus, it is no surprise that there are a range of drugs developed to treat this condition. Of these drugs, disulfiram (DSF) is approved by the Food and Drug Agency (FDA) for the treatment of alcoholism. DSF primarily inhibits the enzyme aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH), which is responsible… Read More »