Over the years, the Olympics has provided many movie-worthy moments and Rio 2016 has been no exception. Stories of mental and physical endurance, o...
Michael Phelps has not only been crushing it in Rio, but he's also been destroying the internet. That's because of a viral photo of him taken right before a race he was about to swim.
Building off of impressive swimmers such as Mark Spitz and Ian Thorpe, Michael Phelps has made swimming awesome.
What exactly is the substance of the spirit of our faith? Why do we cling to something as irrational as faith in the face of the rational, visceral reality of so much suffering, corruption, and violence?
News outlets across the world are reporting about Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps' feat of breaking the record for the most medals ever won by an Olymp...
In the spirit of fair competition, the International Olympic Committee has just announced that Phelps will be required to swim his final races while wearing all of his gold medals.
Yes, swimming powerhouse Michael Phelps, purple-spotted from cupping therapy, and your slovenly relative with a beer gut both share a bond -- a weakness in succumbing to the allure of voodoo medicine.
I wanted to see Coldplay to see if Chris Martin is sexy in person. Indeed he is. For his August 6 performance in Philadelphia, my niece Audrey and I were given two fabulous seats at Lincoln Financial Center aka the Linc. On the fifty yard line. Up close and personal so I could inspect Mr. Martin without getting a nose bleed.
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It's a family that needs almost no introduction. But here it is anyway. It started with Loudon -- a musical legend -- and continued on to Sloan, Rufus, Martha, Lucy, Lexi, Suzzi...and, well, you almost need a genealogy chart, or at least a timeline, to map it out.
Phelps heads to the Rio games where he is sure to add to his already record haul of 22 Olympic medals. One of the reasons, Phelps claimed for his diving back into the pool was a desire to share his secrets to athletic success with a new exercise book and DVD -- "Bong-ercise."
While Michael Phelps's story will hopefully serve as a cautionary tale to coaches and parents about the danger of depriving young athletes of a healthy and balanced childhood in the hopes of creating the next Olympic champion, it is far more than that.
Public relations is a tricky discipline. Done well, it can be extraordinarily valuable. But most believe the path to getting press is to hire a PR f...
Imagine if 18 time Olympic Gold Medalist Michael Phelps' mother never took him to swimming practice, or if three time Oscar winner Meryl Streep was told not to audition for the school play.
The bottom line is this: If the media covers someone who comes out as intersex, it is its responsibility to educate itself about what that means. In Chandler's case, although some outlets did cover the term correctly, the majority failed. This is deplorable. Why? Because it just reinforces stereotypes.
National Golf Day was May 21, 2014. There are so many great things about golf that extend far beyond the actual sport.