Category Archives: Sports

Happy Jackie Robinson Day!

Major League Baseball celebrates today to remember  Jackie Robinson’s major league debut on April 15, Opening Day in 1947.   What a great hero. Have a listen to the song, Did You See Jackie Robinson Hit That Ball? (click here … Continue reading

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Football (European) Wealth – Economist

The income and ownership of Europe’s leading football team – Economist (click here if video is not observable)

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PGA TOUR Top 10: All-Time Long Hitters

Go long!  Here’s a little diversion from the salt mine. Through the years the PGA TOUR has produced some long hitters that have transformed the game of golf. Check out the Top 10 all-time long hitters in the history of … Continue reading

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Messi’s Records

Nice info g from the Barcelona website. Click to enlarge. (click here if infographic is not observable)

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Imperfect Substitutes…

To say the least! Take a look at this, The Lingerie Football League Announces That It Fired “A Couple Crews Which Apparently Are Now Officiating In The NFL” Because Of Incompetence Because of the LFL’s perception it is that much … Continue reading

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Usain Bolt vs. Gravity

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Nonlinear Thinking: Summer Olympics, 2020

Great Olympics! Excellent  job by the Brits pulling off a stunning two weeks of sport and games.   Cheers to David and Boris!  Here’s something to think about until Rio via an interesting piece in Popular Science about how technology may … Continue reading

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Lightning Strikes Twice

What a stud.  Complete Usainity! (click here if picture is not observable)

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Picture of the Day: College Football Fault Line

The Wall Street Journal ran this picture today of the University of California-Berkeley’s football stadium.  An earthquake during a game could literally move the ball forward an extra few yards.   Stunning. (click here if photo is not observable)

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Masters Week: Bubba!

Great Masters! Bubba will now become a cult figure in the world of golf and it really felt like the passing of the torch to the new generation.   Tiger and Phil couldn’t get it done and have to play against … Continue reading

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