Episode 15: Not a Normal Collar: a Bryan Colangelo Burner Retrospective w/ Ben Craw
Ben Craw joins the pod this week to talk about why it's okay to enjoy the Bryan Colangelo story (2:30), the Colangelo/Ringer/Ben Detrick timeline (4:10), the law firm Paul/Weiss (5:00), specifics of #BurnerGate #CollarGate (7:30), the identity of the anonymous twitter tipster (8:15), Edward Snowden of #SixersTwitter (9:15), the nature of the burner tweets & leaking sensitive information (10:10), Eric jr, enoughunkownsources, HonestAbe, phila1234567, StillBalling (12:50), the reasons we're obsessed with this story (14:15), Sam Hinkie and Joel Embiid naming himself 'The Process' (15:00), the NBA forcing the Jerry and Bryan Colangelo on the Sixers (18:40), Embiid and Colangelo running from his shadow (21:00), Colangelo the hero/kamikaze (24:30), risk/reward (25:00), psychological coping mechanisms (27:00), the best of the Colangelo tweets: a live read (28:40), "Find a New Slant" (29:40), Collars (30:15), being dressed by your wife (31:40), Ben's dark-horse #1 seed tweet: "Medium-Sized Ladder / Toddler Having Tantrums" (37:00), the ladder sub-genre (37:40), censoring the word butt (39:00), "Big Fat Lier / Hope Your TV Breaks Tonight" (39:50), types of breaking TVs (41:15), Brian Mike Jacobs / "I Nap and Now I am Lost" (44:00), "Too Classy to Even Engage" (48:00), Masai Ujiri (50:00), Gabrielle Union / "Rude, Nasty to Little Fan Kid... Had To Eat Your Pizza!" (53:00), Meek Mill / Embiid (55:00), Markelle (1:02:00), takeaways from the burner saga (1:07:15), Josh Harris and Sixers ownership (1:09:00) and ‘John Wick: Chapter 3’ adds LA Clippers center Boban Marjanović (1:13:00).
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