'Eastbound & Down': Offending, Entertaining Everyone Possible

If misery loves company and America loves a comeback, then HBO's new series"Eastbound & Down" may have premiered at the perfect time. The show centers around Kenny Powers, a once-glorious pro baseball pitcher now stuck in his hometown, crashing at his brother's house as he plots a less-than-likely return to the major leagues. Less-than-likely because gets derailed by drugs, strippers, a gig as a substitute gym teacher and, above all, his larger-than-life ego. It all seems fitting at a time...Full Story
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