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Sport And Society For Arete -- Thanksgiving And Football

Richard Crepeau | Posted 11.23.2016 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

As with all American traditions, if it happened once or twice it is one. Therefore I present my traditional Thanksgiving piece. Both the History of...

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.

7 Winning Business-building Lessons From Sports Dynasties

David Scherer | Posted 07.21.2016 | Business
David Scherer

Just before the Cleveland Cavaliers won their first NBA championship in 52 years, star forward LeBron James recalled that the favorite teams of his youth were sports dynasties such as the Chicago Bulls and Dallas Cowboys of the early 1990s.

Good Lovin' on My Birthday- My Message to You!

Larry Dvoskin | Posted 06.22.2016 | Entertainment
Larry Dvoskin

On Facebook and other social media platforms everyone appears to be a success. We show our best face, best version of ourselves. I am viewed by some a...

You Won't Believe What This Couple Found In A Thrift Store

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 02.12.2015 | Style

You might want to pay a bit more attention next time you're digging through the racks at your local vintage store as you might find way more than chea...

3 Reasons for Seattle Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll's Final Call of Super Bowl XLIX

Steve Siebold | Posted 04.04.2015 | Sports
Steve Siebold

In Sunday's Super Bowl, Seahawks Head Coach Pete Carroll completely underestimated the New England Patriots. After all, his team just needed to advance the ball only one yard and it seemed that the Vince Lombardi Trophy was coming back to Seattle.

Five Practices That Promote Cheating in Sports

David Briggs | Posted 04.01.2015 | Religion
David Briggs

In building a profile of someone likely to cheat, you might start by imagining an individual full of hubris who is driven to succeed by any means possible. Would this description fit anyone within the New England Patriots organization?

Sport and Society for Arete - Thanksgiving and Football

Richard Crepeau | Posted 01.26.2015 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

By the mid-1890s it was estimated that some 120,000 athletes from colleges, clubs, and high schools took part in 5,000 Thanksgiving Day football games across the nation. The Thanksgiving Day game was established as both a tradition and a moneymaker.

Spotlight Deservedly on Rory but Don't Forget About the Tiger

Steve Siebold | Posted 09.20.2014 | Sports
Steve Siebold

The golfing spotlight is back on Rory McIlroy and rightfully so. The 25-year-old Irish lad put on a stellar performance that left him holding the coveted Claret Jug on Sunday afternoon, and put to rest any doubts that he has emerged from his recent slump.

Dolphins Scandal: What Would Lombardi Do?

Terry Lyons | Posted 01.26.2014 | Sports
Terry Lyons

Of course, the late, great Lombardi cannot help us. So, I did the next best thing to asking Lombardi himself. I asked Dan Lauria, star of stage and screen and the man who artfully, gracefully, respectfully played Lombardi on Broadway

Great Sports Wisdom You Can Use -- Even If You Don't Play Sports

The Huffington Post | Jordan Schultz | Posted 11.18.2013 | Sports

Certainly great coaches spend a great deal of time and effort trying to best their competitors. But for many of the greatest coaches, their legacies g...

It's Time to Bench Tyrannical Coaches

Ken Reed | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Ken Reed

Vince Lombardi's coaching style and the negative impact it's had on sports in America -- from the professional to the youth level -- is arguably the worst thing that's happened to sports in America.

Football and Political Campaigning

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 11.19.2013 | Sports
Aristotle Tziampiris

Football does impart crucial lessons for political campaigning. It implores politicians to stay focused on winning, advises them to discount all pre-election noise, pay attention to all parts of their organization and always think before they act.

Pat Summerall: 'And He's Gone'

Michael Levin | Posted 06.17.2013 | Sports
Michael Levin

And now Patrick's gone, and with him an era of gentlemanly broadcasting with those deep, lush, Florida tones behind the mike. Pat Summerall was a Giant, both lower case and capital G. To have known him is one of the great privileges of a writer's life.

How Tough Are You?

Maya Ana Callender | Posted 07.04.2012 | Teen
Maya Ana Callender

It's tough knowing that in a couple months, it will be time to leave my home, family, friends and high school. But I am ready for the new challenges ahead and I will keep on winning.

Magic Johnson And Larry Bird On Broadway

Posted 01.07.2012 | Arts

Some of the most successful Broadway plays of the last season have also been some of the most unorthodox, what with Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark and S...

100 Best Sports Quotes

Bleacher Report | Posted 12.26.2011 | Sports

While sports are known for producing the most remarkable athletes, colorful characters, influential leaders and memorable heroes; its fans have only s...

Rise of Political Consultants: When the Washington-Main Street Disconnect Began

Don McNay | Posted 10.07.2011 | Business
Don McNay

For many years, the two parties were the Democrats and the Republicans. Now I view it as people who depend on Wall Street versus people who don't depend on Wall Street.

Caltech vs. Vince Lombardi

Ben Rosen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ben Rosen

For the first time in the last 26 years, Caltech won a conference basketball game. A record 310-game losing streak -- longest ever in the United States by any sports team -- was broken.

Vince Was Lookin' Down

Mike Spicer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Mike Spicer


A Fan's Confession

Sandy Tolan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Sandy Tolan

There's probably no better time to confess it: I've built a good part of my life around the Green Bay Packers.

The Packers' Prayer

Mike Spicer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Mike Spicer

Mike Spicer's Cartoon Blog...

The Blue Collar Bowl- full of tradition, nostalgia and substance

Ann Liguori | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ann Liguori

Football fans who appreciate the game's tradition will savor this year's Super Bowl match-up between two of the most legendary teams in the NFL: the G...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

What a great story last week, as Willie Mays returned to his New York roots and talked to schoolkids in the shadow of the old Polo Grounds in Harlem. From all reports, he was a hit.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Will Yao Ming ever play again? The big Houston center, who's been sidelined with a bone bruise, now has a fractured ankle. He's out indefinitely.