Tag: Magic

Fantasy racism: Magic the Gathering bans ‘controversial’ playing cards

The ongoing international purge of things that might be potentially considered racist has now reached Magic the Gathering, the world’s biggest fantasy trading card game. Its makers just banned seven of the playing cards. “The events of the past weeks and the ongoing conversation about how we can better support people of color have caused…

Magic Johnson decided it's better to just be Magic Johnson

9:27 AM ET LOS ANGELES — Magic Johnson had the title he’d always wanted. He had the power to guide one of the most important franchises in sports, carte blanche. Anything he wanted to do as president of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers, he had the power to do. Fire the coach. Trade…