Lex Friedman blogs here.

Lex is the EVP of Sales and Development for Midroll, the world's best podcast advertising network.

He was previously Macworld's senior writer, and continues to contribute to the publication. He is the cohost of the Not Playing podcast, a cohost of the Turning This Car Around podcast, a cohost of the The Rebound podcast, and the sole host of the Your Daily Lex podcast.

Lex's first book, The Snuggie Sutra, is exactly what it sounds like. His most recent book is a Dr. Seuss parody for adults; it's called The Kid in the Crib.

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Why NFL Overtime sucks, and how to fix it

Link: Why NFL Overtime sucks, and how to fix it

Yes! The NFL decides non-playoff overtimes with sudden death that starts with a coin toss. The team that wins the coin toss wins the game more than 70% of the time.

Slate explains fairer ways we could decide those games.

Posted on January 29th, 2009