A short reflection on playing DFS on sites like DraftKings and Fanduel

2020 was the first year I started taking Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) somewhat seriously.

In 2019, I was lucky — emphasis on lucky — enough to win a showdown/single game tournament in NBA on DraftKings and later in the year finish second place in an NFL contest on FanDuel…

Not dreams as in the goals I aspire for — but quite literally, what I’ve been dreaming about lately

Last week I had a dream that really stuck out in my mind. Which doesn’t happen often, given the way dreams work — usually you wake up the next day and can’t quite remember the details of that dream. So you forget about it.

But this dream was different, because…

Was it Worth the Wait?


For the un-initiated: Mindhunter is a Netflix original that follows the FBI’s behavioral science unit — their speciality, serial killers.

Beginning in the late 1970s and following real events, season 1 takes us along through the development of this groundbreaking method for studying killers, focusing on their psychology and…

This past week I tore through HBO’s most recent true crime documentary, “Who Killed Garrett Phillips?” — a two part, roughly three-hour long deep dive into the murder of a 12 year old boy in Potsdam, New York, in 2011.

The story grabbed me from the moment it began: how…

Nick DeMott

Naturalist + Old Man at Heart

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