LA MIRADA, Calif. – Robbie Lawler is having a difficult time dealing with the absence of longtime friend and mentor Matt Hughes leading up to UFC 214.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos
Our love story began as one of those “only in New York” moments. We met briefly at a lounge in the Lower East Side as I was on my way out, and neither of us got the other’s name or phone number. Like Cinderella’s glass slipper, I had...Show More Summary
Truth be told, if I could plan my wedding day all over again I’d plan it just like this one. An incredible location, a handful of my favorite people, and the love of my life right by my side. It’s exactly what Cassie and John chose for their intimate nuptials at San Ysidro Ranch and […]
“My first memories of listening to music on vinyl are from my Father’s old wall mount stereo with speakers on the sides, and in the middle, an AM/FM radio / 8-track player, with a turntable that had a sliding, wooden door cover. He had...Show More Summary
In today’s roundup, an upcoming web series is looking to fill lead and supporting roles, including its main character. There are also opportunities for a series of funny social media videos and a song cycle on the Upper West Side! “THIS...Show More Summary
A few cards from the other sports. I've been pretty baseball focused this summer, both in my online activities and general collecting pursuits. I'm working on (for the second time in a couple years) going through all of my Cardinals collection so that everything is online and the data is easy to access. Show More Summary
Right now I’m camping on the south side of White Fork Creek (pictured above) at mile 801 after watching my fiancé and hiking partner, Henri (Rooster) just barely make it across safely. He suggested I wait until morning to cross, as the current will be a bit lower by then. Show More Summary
Why do companies feel the need to mess with a good thing? I liked Amex’s old website which let me see a quick summary of all of my accounts on a convenient side window. Now, Amex must think I am blind because it opens up a new page of my accounts with huge pictures of The post Complaint Of The Week: Amex’s ‘New’ Website appeared first on The Points Of Life.
Varazdin, Croatia, July 21, 2017 – Despite the jetlag, Puerto Rico managed to show Bulgaria that they are the better team, according to coach Javier Caspar, who spoke after his team’s 3-1 victory over the southern European side in an FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix 2017 fixture played in Croatia.
Hey chicks!!! This one is for the ladies asking me if I have stretch marks anywhere, yes I sure do ????????..... and if any of my friends or family are on here you know how much I love them!! I am a woman, and I am proud to be one and have...Show More Summary
I’ve refrained from commenting on the health care debate the last few days, but I thought I’d offer some thoughts to my friends on the left and right. To my friends on the right, I know you are upset over (among other things) the current mandate to purchase health insurance coverage. You say that it’s [...]Show More Summary
Humanoids in the NeighborhoodSanta Cruz, CA - 2017-07-17: Today I was relaxing at home when I noticed some movement across the street from my kitchen window. It's a small side street with lots of large trees. It was hard to tell what...Show More Summary
I am writing these words from Manhattan. Beautiful New York City. The Upper West Side. The D train is one subway my wife and I ride if we wish to travel around the city. It got me thinking; rocking bloggers ride a D train directly into the successful blogging station. Show More Summary
To the editor: In May 1968 during our honeymoon in Yosemite, the car my husband and I were driving broke down on the newly opened Tioga Pass Road. We coasted down the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada into the town of Lee Vining, where we caught a bus to Bishop, a city in the Owens Valley. There,...
I am adding yet more to my most recent two posts where I am complaining about this essentially side remark that Larry Summers made in his commemoration of his late uncle, Kenneth Arrow, in which he reports that at the party celebrating...Show More Summary
Natalya Romaniw (Photo Patrick Allen, Opera Omnia) This Summer soprano Natalya Romaniw made her role debut in the title role of Janacek's Jenufa at Grange Park Opera (see my review) just the latest in a series of striking role assumptions...Show More Summary
"The columnist Molly Ivins made a national reputation as a humor writer by lampooning the people we elect to office. One of my favorites in this category was Mike Martin, a state representative from Longview. In 1981, someone shotgunned the trailer he lived in during his months in Austin. Show More Summary
Kaliningrad, Russia, July 14, 2017 - Russia beat Dominican Republic 3-1 (16-25, 25-23, 25-21, 25-14) extending their record against the Caribbean side to 13 undefeated meetings at world level.
It all started with the squirrel, who was out in the side yard chomping on some seed we'd thrown out, or maybe it was a peanut. Somehow it inspired me to grab my camera and wander through the yard. I walked around toward the front, and grabbed this shot of our wild patch of clover, growing along the fence protecting the Carolina allspice. Show More Summary
If something that happens to one out of every 200 women were to happen to me, why couldn’t it be winning the lottery? No, instead of gaining a couple thousand dollars in my bank account, I was the one in every 200 pregnant women to suffer...Show More Summary