What Is The Suit Wrestlers Wear Called?

What Is The Suit Wrestlers Wear Called?

As a substitute teacher, I have dozens of students ask me about wrestling when they see my shirts. Many of the questions are centered around the wrestler’s “stretchy suit.”  What is the suit wrestlers wear called? The suit wrestlers wear is called a singlet. The...
Why I’m a Slow Driver

Why I’m a Slow Driver

A daily occurrence in Colorado Springs When I was 24 years old, I went to New York to visit my brother at Cornell. Upon arriving at his place, I was introduced to several of his friends. “So you’re Stryker’s brother?” they greeted me enthusiastically. “We hope you’ve...
The Great Ben Askren, Pt. 2

The Great Ben Askren, Pt. 2

The Great Ben Askren from his college days at Mizzou Anyone who has read my book Love in the Time of Likes knows about my unhealthy relationship with social media. I waste so much time browsing aimlessly and get so worried about things I see that I would be a much...
Searching for Colorado Wrestling Fans

Searching for Colorado Wrestling Fans

     After 30 years on the year-round wrestling grind, I’ve got to say that I’m extremely excited for my first season as a casual wrestling fan. I’ve always been curious to know what it’s like being the drunk guy in the stands, and 2018-2019 will be my first chance to...
Troubles with Malachi

Troubles with Malachi

I’ve only been teaching for a couple of months, but in that time, I feel like I’ve had a disproportionally large number of students named Malachi. And, in each instance, Malachi has come with very specific forewarnings. Whether it’s a word of caution...