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September 25, 1995 | Mark Mulvoy
When we need a story on a 600-pound sumo wrestler or Don King's hair, a cry of "Franz Lidz!" goes up in our offices. Lidz is the senior writer whose treatments of such arcane topics—and a lot of more conventional...
September 20, 1993 | Franz Lidz
Crooked players. Crooked coaches. Crooked boosters. Faked math tests. Faked urine tests. Linemen with backed-up brains. A suicidal quarterback who reads SI while lying faceup on a median strip in a busy highway....
October 07, 1991 | Franz Lidz
The next wave in amusement is a something called "virtual reality," and it has already arrived in Chicago
April 08, 1991 | John Papanek
During his 11 years at SI, senior writer Franz Lidz has demonstrated a true affinity for the idiosyncratic. For one thing, he has frequently written about unusual subjects, such as his story about Don King's hair...
October 22, 1990
•SYMBOLSAs an Illinois alumnus whose bloodlines are both European and Native American, I can respect the supporters as well as the opponents of Chief Illiniwek, the university's symbol (VIEWPOINT, Sept. 17). Franz...