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Offense: Is it Given or is it Taken?

Teri Biebel | Posted 05.01.2015 | Comedy
Teri Biebel

People are going to take offense to anything and everything. It's human nature. But do I set out to BE offensive? No. I don't GIVE offense. My friend Fiona, when discussing this issue, told me this: "Offense is taken, not given." And she's 1,000 percent correct.

9 Things Basketball Teaches You About Parenting

Randi Evans | Posted 04.07.2015 | Parents
Randi Evans

Soon enough, you'll be playing your last game, retiring your food-stained jersey and hanging up your worn-down, smelly shoes. But before you do all that, remember to stop a minute and give yourself credit.

Charm Offense

Christa Dowling | Posted 09.08.2014 | Women
Christa Dowling

Where has the charm of American women disappeared to? It was a question posed by several male friends over a period of time here and abroad... and the...

The Troubling Rise of Thoughtcrime on College Campuses

Michael Shammas | Posted 08.09.2014 | College
Michael Shammas

I wish I could have expressed surprise at the Class of 2014's immature reaction to the possibility of hearing conservative opinions at their commencement addresses last month; but my own college experiences taught me otherwise.

Lessons From the Diamond

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 05.06.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Naphtali Hoff

Sometimes, we are forced to react, to await the pitch that is heaved our way and decide what to do with it. We can let an opportunity pass by with the hope of getting a better one, or we can jump on the first one that we see and make the best of it.

Ten Ways To Fix The Philadelphia Eagles

Kelli Gail | Posted 01.14.2012 | Sports
Kelli Gail

The Philadelphia Eagles, the big spender in the free agent market this off-season, are a dismal 3-6, and 3 games behind the NFC East division leading New York Giants.

7 on 7 Football: Organizations Wanting to Help Young Kids or Sharks Looking to Make a Profit?

Philip Hunt | Posted 09.13.2011 | Sports
Philip Hunt

7 on 7's provide student-athletes with a chance to improve their skills, learn new techniques, and in some cases learn about the crucial next steps to have an opportunity to play college football and earn a degree.

Friday Talking Points [136] -- Girding For Battle

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The battle looms. It is, in fact, right over a hill right in front of us. So, are Democrats girding their loins for the fight, and roaring their def...

Friday Talking Points [110] -- Left Still Waiting For Rahm Apology

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Democrats need to realize that they still have the biggest majority in both houses of Congress that they are likely to see in their lifetimes.