When I was sixteen, I had a crush on Ariana Grande.

What it’s like to be a fan of the best worst team in sports

I remember opening my eyes to see my dad tugging at me one summer night at four in the morning. It was 2002 — I was six years old. All I saw was his anxious face looking back at me, waiting for me to wake up. Nobody was robbing the…

The first time I played poker was when I was 13; my friends and I had $5 poker nights every other weekend during the summer. I loved it. The game was simple and I knew it was for me. Cards, money, strategy — everything about it, I liked. I played…

Marek Garcia

Writer, UNC alum

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