WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto talks about his special relationship with Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach. “Freddie brings the confidence back to Miguel. He comes every day no matter what he feels and gives his best to me. When … Continue reading ? The post Cotto talks about training with Freddie appeared first on Boxing News.
I’ve been a longtime fan of this quote. It’s this premise that gives me permission to try new things. It’s with this quote that I took on the task of promoted the DENny Awards. The DENnys are Discovery Education’s way of recognizing and acknowledge a variety of community members and the great work they’re doing. […]
I found this book on NetGalley and was immediately making grabby hands because it combines dragons, which I like, and a gay romance PLUS inter-kingdom politics and that moved the reading GPS firmly into 100% O RLY GIVE IT TO ME NOW territory. Show More Summary
THE SPOILS 1/2 out of EVER AFTER out of THE SPOILS 1/2 out of THE NEW GROUP AT SIGNATURE THEATRE It's shaping up to be a stellar year for Jesse Eisenberg. He has a collection of short stories (Bream Gives Me Hiccups) due out September 8. Show More Summary
A Florida father has taken a stand against publicly shaming children as a form of discipline. In a video posted on his Facebook page Friday, Wayman Gresham leads viewers to think he's about to give his son, Isaiah, a "bald head, messed up haircut" as punishment. Show More Summary
In 2008, I wrote about the awful stealth creationist bill signed into law by Republican Governor Bobby Jindal, and predicted that it would lead to a giant step backward for science education. It gives me no joy to report, via Zack Kopplin (who's doing an awesome job of bringing this awfulness...
Well it seemed like the fat lady had already sung and was headed to get a sandwich when I reported Hot Topic was buying ThinkGeek last week, but it appears GameStop has swooped in like some kind of eagle that only gives me $3.29 trade-in on most of my used games and claimed the deal for themselves. Show More Summary
When the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), the world’s largest news operation, decided in January not to call the Charlie Hebdo attackers terrorists, this made an impression on me. The head of the BBC Arabic service, Tarik Kafala, explained its reasoning: Terrorism is such a loaded word. Show More Summary
Two years into offering a mobile application that generates property-specific loan preapprovals for lenders, real estate agents and homebuyers, Pre Approve Me App has become a leading provider of smart phone technology for lenders. And the real estate startup recently landed its biggest lender client to date: Federal Savings Bank in Chicago...
Carl Froch is still mulling over the option to face Gennady Golovkin in what would be a sure fire fight - but is excited by the prospect. Carl Froch is said to still be weighing his options: retirement, a fight with James DeGale, or an epically fan friendly fight with Gennady Golovkin. Show More Summary
This is the Nintendo-64 modded by Belgian artist Vadu Amka with a beautiful, albeit subtle, Ocarina of Time theme. Don't get me wrong, I'd still totally give my left nut for it. I mean, if I hadn't already lost it in a RollerbladingShow More Summary
Writing about music feels stupid sometimes, even to me. It’s a cop-out to say that, but it’s true. So I hope you first hit play; the magic of music journalism today is that you can actually hear the music (something that I don’t miss about print is its inability to do that). Show More Summary
"Just remember what ol' Jack Burton does when the earth quakes, and the poison arrows fall from the sky, and the pillars of Heaven shake. Yeah, Jack Burton just looks that big ol' storm right square in the eye and he says, 'Give me your best shot, pal. I can take it.' "Yeah, I can totally picture Dwayne "My Name is Dwayne and …
Yesterday, I received an email from American AAdvantage reminding me that they are running a big promotion celebrating the merger of the AAdvantage and Dividend Miles programs. AAdvantage is giving away a “trip of a lifetime” to celebrate. Show More Summary
I mean, of course. It's so obvious when you think about it, but it still manages to give me a teeny thrill when it's said out loud. "Yeah, you saw the Riddler riding on a Balrog, but the development team were like 'Oh, we've got Gollum...Show More Summary
Reposted from Give Me Mora May 27, 2015 It's been awhile since we released a Man or Woman on the Rise, and that's because I was looking for the perfect dynamic duo. Thinking about the people I've come across, my Dynamic Duo On The Rise became very clear: Jaala Ruffman & Mikey Easterling, the founders of TalkBoy TV. Show More Summary
This is a little dated given the recent events regarding the Patriot Act, but it is still relevant as it gives further insight to just how much of a hypocritical weasel Scott Walker really is. Presidential wannabe Rand Paul was quite...Show More Summary
Alphatra - "La Fuite". Like trying to reason with your laptop battery. C'mon guy, give me five more minutes. Batteries cannot be reasoned with. Like your torn shirt: it's torn, no taking it back. Like the lightbulb gone out. Negotiating...
Jamie Foxx gives up the player lifestyle for Empire’s Boo Boo Kitty (Grace Gealey) in his new music video for “You Changed Me.” In the visuals, Jamie throws the ultimate house party, but keeps all of his focus on his special lady. The...Show More Summary
With many thanks to Dave Roth, the publisher, for giving me permission to reprint it here, here is Rob Grandchamp’s extraordinary review of “The Devil’s to Pay”: John Buford at Gettysburg. A History and Walking Tour that appears in the current issue of Blue & Gray Magazine. Show More Summary