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Pat Jordan

8 articles
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An Idiot in Exile

Johnny Damon, after baseball.

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His Own Path

Race and major league pitcher Chris Archer.

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Thin Mountain Air

How pitching phenom Steve Carlton became a yoga-loving conspiracy theorist who calls a concrete bunker his home.

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How Samuel L. Jackson Became His Own Genre

A profile of the hardworking Samuel L. Jackson, whose movies have grossed more than any actor’s ever.

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Inside Marilyn Chambers

A profile of a porn star on trial.

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Evel Never Dies

A portrait of an ailing Evel Knievel.

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Chasing Jose

What one learns about Jose Canseco while trying, unsuccessfully, to interview Jose Canseco.

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What I Learned from My Father, The Grifter

“My father didn’t believe in things that were a reminder of the past because he had never had things in the past, and, more important, he had never had a past—not a past that mattered, that should be passed on to me, his son.”

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Roger Clemens Refuses to Give Up

Long before he lied about taking steroids and was indicted for perjury, Clemens was just a good ol’ boy from Texas with a world-class workout regimen.