On April 22, it finally happened. The Milwaukee Bucks clinched their first series victory since 2001, closing out a sweep of the Detroit Pistons at Little Caesars Arena. Bucks wing Khris Middleton, one of the team’s longest-tenured players and an All-Star who had been part of every aspect of the team’s turnaround, wasn’t there for […]
United Autosports recorded a hard-earned but well deserved fourth LMP2 class placing courtesy of Filipe Albuquerque, Paul Di Resta and Phil Hanson in the 87th running of the world-famous Le Mans 24 Hour sportscar endurance race in France today (16 Jun) – claiming Ligier’s best finish for a third consecutive year. The Anglo-American team, contesting the legendary […]
Happy Father’s Day to all of the dads out there. During the season we will cover the history of all 30 current Major League franchises. You will get some background, iconic players and moments, and postseason results. For this week, let’s take a look at the Baltimore Orioles who have a long history with many iconic moments and players.
Up again at 4am to start the trek. This was one of the things in Peru i was most looking forward to, and it was made better by the fact I had roped Kirsty and Alex into it as well. Drove a few hours to a town where most people ate breakfast but I spent […]
I missed the notice a few days ago that publisher Houghton-Mifflin is delaying publication of Naomi Wolf’s latest book, Outrages, for the simple reason that it has been exposed as an embarrassing piece of crap. (See Scott’s post “Death Recorded Live” if you haven’t followed this fabulous story.) This from the Times story: “As we […]
SO MANY EVENTS THIS WEEK! Especially on Thursday, good luck deciding! I’m going to the zoo to preview their new animal habitats! I’m excited to see the changes! On Friday I’m going to Reyka Vodka’s Summer Solstice Party in Four Places at Hotel Revival. Sorry, it’s invite only! On Saturday I’m headed to the Maryland Foodie Fest! […]
See all the notable tee times for the final round at Pebble Beach.
Charity Golf Day A fundraising golf day on Friday, June 14 at North Foreland Golf Club has raised £11,300 for local charity Oasis Domestic Abuse Service. Twenty-one teams took to the fairways for a shotgun start, following coffee and bacon rolls in the clubhouse and played 18 holes on North Foreland’s beautiful course. Despite the […]
Blessed are the merciful Matthew 5/7 A true story……Waterloo station one evening: A passenger stood waiting for his train to Winchester. A man came up to him and spat in his face and said ‘I can’t stand Christians’ and walked off! It was at this stage that the passenger realised that he still had his […]
Here is how former Jacksonville Armada players fared during the previous week’s worth of matches. Matt Bahner– On Tuesday, he played the full 90 minutes of Saint Louis FC’s US Open Cup match against MLS side Chicago Fire. He made two clearances, one tackle, and one interception. Saint Louis scored goals in the 17th and […]
The local institution The Davis Graduate will close at the end of the month. In what he called the “hardest post ever,” owner Charlie Swanson made a public Facebook announcement on June 7. “The Grad’s guaranteed last day (in our current location) will be June 30th. Thanks to all … of the amazing people that […]
EDMONTON – The refreshing element to make Ken Holland the general manager in your city is that, to a certain extent, he leaves us all within the curtain. He will tell you that the goalkeeper he is looking for must come from the free agent market, giving fans the opportunity to talk about the possibilities […]
CLOSE On April 22, it finally happened. The Milwaukee Bucks clinched their first series victory since 2001, closing out a sweep of the Detroit Pistons at Little Caesars Arena. Bucks wing Khris Middleton, one of the team’s longest-tenured players and an All-Star who had been part of every aspect of the team’s turnaround, wasn’t there […]
The two girls who took videos on Snapchat of Shania McNeill while diverting her car into the oncoming traffic spoke publicly for the first time since her death. Hazel Wildman and Faeda Hunter caused a sensation on national titles when they broadcast videos showing that 21-year-old McNeill seemed to have diverted her Nissan Micra rose […]
From “A” like American football over “F” like football to “Z” like decathlon: the world of sport is diverse. Every day, somewhere on the globe, more or less significant events take place which, due to the dominance of fewer sports, are quickly drowned out and receive no real attention. +++ June 16: Ex-world champion Fury […]