I was talking with a friend recently, and I decided that her sister’s new boyfriend—who I’ve never met—is a bad person. I only know one thing about him, but it’s enough: he has always lived in Oklahoma, but claims to be a New England Patriots fan.For me, the Super Bowl is a time of reflection. After my team gets eliminated, the NFL playoffs lead me to ponder the meaning of sorrow, loyalty, and loss. This year I’ve been lucky so far: my Denver Broncos are in the Super Bowl for the fi … [Read more...]
About Matthew Mellema
Matt Mellema is a student at Yale Law School, and a graduate of John Brown University. He is also a former tour guide, missionary, and (failed) bohemian poet. After graduating he plans to return home to Colorado, which he is reasonably sure is the greatest place on earth.