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Point Blank With Alex Koenig Episode 6: Documentary Filmmaking Feat. Billy Corben

Alex Koenig | Posted 12.05.2016 | Entertainment
Alex Koenig

On Episode 6 of Point Blank, Alex talks to documentary director Billy Corben. Corben is the founder of Miami-based media studio Rakontur, and has dire...

What Can We Learn From Todd Marinovich?

Quora | Posted 12.05.2016 | Sports
Quora

What lessons are there to be learned from the story of Todd Marinovich? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling ...

Smart and Sexy Romance with Author Nicola Rendell

Mara White | Posted 12.02.2016 | Books
Mara White

Nicola Rendell sprang onto the romance scene this year with a fresh, funny and intelligent voice that immediately captured the attention of romance re...

"Money Games:" The Shame of College Football

Eric Cooper | Posted 11.29.2016 | Black Voices
Eric Cooper

Al-Tony Gilmore is this week's guest author. "For when the One Great Scorer comes to mark against your name, He writes --- not that you won or lost ...

The Blessings Of Being A Sports Nut

Ken Reed | Posted 11.24.2016 | Sports
Ken Reed

If you're a sports nut, and you think about it awhile, you realize you have your own set of simple sports joys you cherish and are grateful for. Some are shared by others and some are uniquely your own.

Interview with Laila Ali: Reveals Passions for Life and Family

Carol Ruth Weber | Posted 11.23.2016 | Entertainment
Carol Ruth Weber

Laila Ali is well known as the daughter of famed heavyweight boxing legend Muhammad Ali and in her own right as a retired professional boxing star. Bu...

The Perfect Bet: An Interview with Adam Kucharski

Phil Simon | Posted 11.22.2016 | Books
Phil Simon

For centuries, man has been trying to outsmart games of chance by means both legal and otherwise. It's interesting to note that some of the very same ...

Baseball On The Brain

Kevin S. Weiner | Posted 11.21.2016 | Science
Kevin S. Weiner

I stare at the brain every day and it was only during the last game of the World Series that I saw an uncanny resemblance between the construction of ...

A Commentary on NFL Commentating

Dani Bostick | Posted 11.21.2016 | Sports
Dani Bostick

Part way through the Pittsburgh, Steelers outrageous Week 4 destruction of the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday Night, I was jarred out of my nacho-induce...

The World Cup Finds A White Thanksgiving... In Vermont

Michael Levin | Posted 11.21.2016 | Sports
Michael Levin

What does Killington have that you can't find at Beaver Creek, Colorado, or Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada?

Qatari soft power efforts: two steps forward, one step backwards

James Dorsey | Posted 11.18.2016 | Sports
James Dorsey

By James M. Dorsey Efforts to leverage Qatar's 2022 World Cup hosting rights to create the soft power the Gulf state needs to punch above its weight ...

Oregon a Final Four Pick Helped By Canadian Talent

Carl Berman | Posted 11.17.2016 | Sports
Carl Berman

Last season the University of Oregon won the Pac-12 title and earned a No.1 seed in the NCAA tournament. The Ducks reached the Elite 8, defeating Duk...

6 Vital Life Lessons Sports Teaches Us

Vicky Law | Posted 11.15.2016 | Impact
Vicky Law

Life is a maze and no one is born with a manual, yet life must be lived somehow. One great thing about life is that there are clues hidden everywhere....

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Party Earth | Posted 11.18.2016 | Sports
Party Earth

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Qatar calls into question its sincerity in pushing World Cup-driven reform

James Dorsey | Posted 11.10.2016 | World
James Dorsey

By James M. Dorsey For much of the last six years since winning the hosting rights of the 2022 World Cup, Qatar appeared to be taking a slow and tort...

What Happens When We Shield Kids from Boredom

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 11.08.2016 | Parents
Greater Good Science Center

By Teresa Belton From books, arts, and sports classes to iPads and television, many parents do everything in their power to entertain and educate t...

Creating a legal precedent: Palestine considers suing Israel in international sports court

James Dorsey | Posted 11.06.2016 | World
James Dorsey

By James M. Dorsey The Palestine Football Association (PFA), in a first testing of Palestine's ability to fight its battle with Israel in internation...

Not a Sports Fan, But I Watched the World Series

Galina Nemirovsky | Posted 11.04.2016 | Sports
Galina Nemirovsky

I hadn't planned on watching the World Series because I'm not much of a sports fan, especially for non-local teams. When it was the New York Mets vers...

Under pressure, Egyptian president promises change

James Dorsey | Posted 10.30.2016 | World
James Dorsey

By James M. Dorsey Faced with a drop in popularity, intermittent protests against rising prices, and calls for a mass anti-government demonstration, ...

'Juju' And 'Jars': How African Athletes Challenge Western Notions Of Doping

The Conversation Global | Posted 10.28.2016 | Sports
The Conversation Global

Young footballers dream of places far away and are ready to migrate at all costs. Uroš Kovač, Author provided Uroš Kovač, University of Amsterda...

High School Football Star Claps Back At Racist Instagram Post

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 10.28.2016 | Black Voices

Ashton Brooks, a black student athlete who made history by becoming the first girl to join Midland, Michigan’s Dow High School varsity football team...

Pro Tennis Player Cuts Hair During Match Because Winning Is Everything

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 11.07.2016 | Women

Any woman who’s ever played a sport knows that hair falling in your face while you’re competing is a gigantic nuisance. Well, professional Russia...

Learn About the Owner of Ringside Collectibles as the Ringside Fest Approaches New York City

Kyle Stevens | Posted 10.26.2016 | Entertainment
Kyle Stevens

Forget Halloween. Christmas has come early for professional wrestling fans. The thirteenth annual Ringside Fest is coming to New York City on Octobe...

Winning? It's Just 1 Thing

Ken Reed | Posted 10.25.2016 | Sports
Ken Reed

I believe the healthiest - physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually - way to view sport is this: Winning isn't everything, it's just one thing.

Arnold Palmer: A Life Well Played

Thought Matters | Posted 10.24.2016 | Sports
Thought Matters

In A Life Well Played, Palmer takes stock of the many experiences of his life, bringing new details and insights to some familiar stories and sharing new ones.