NFL Players: You Think You Deserve Even MORE Money?

With the football season in full swing, I wanted to bring up a topic I read about a few months ago.Let’s see if it riles you up as well....more

Team Suck - For the Win!

Last week one of my fantastic coworkers finagled a way for our team to go bowling together. She and I were incredibly excited to get the time away from work to do some team building - even though we both suck at bowling. We suck at bowling so much, that we happily dubbed our team, Team Suck....more

Epic Fights Outline Evening

by Sandy HackenmuellerThe Skylight Modern welcomed another action-packed evening as Friday Night Fights returned for another great night of Muay Thai. From amateur debuts to hard-fought title fights, the event was wall to wall palpable energy....more

Olympic Champion Nicole Cooke's 'The Breakaway' Reveals Sexism in Cycling

I often wonder how women like Nicole Cooke become women like Nicole Cooke, strong and courageous enough to earn the titles of a World and Olympic cyclist champion. A mother, I am always looking for ways to empower my daughter and help her become competitive and strong, in mind and in body....more

Funniest Football chants (Two) Anchor Odds

Have you ever been at a football ground while your team was losing? If so you are well aware of the pain and suffering it causes when the other team is beating yours by a far cry. Although there is always something that can bring back that smile on your face and that is the hilarious chants and songs the fans start to project. Here are a few of the funniest chants we thought you might like:...more


VIALast nights World Cup game was amazing.  The wo...more


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A Note from the Baseball Bleachers from Your Mom

Hey #6. Watching you from the bleachers, you look like a big kid smacking on Big League Chew wearing your uniform that includes a belt. You never wear a belt. Your face is mostly serious, concentrating on the next play, what you'll do if the ball makes it to you. Then you run and jump, just messing around, and you look like a nine-year-old boy again. ...more

The Decline of Baseball - And Why It Matters

Years ago I read the book A Reasonable Life: Toward a Simpler, Secure, More Sane Existence by Ference Matte.  In this book, Matte laments the loss of simple pleasures, among them baseball.  He compares the joys of a Sunday afternoon pick-up game to the intense, high stakes sport that kids play today....more

Can You Play Golf Drunk?

There are some sports that you should never participate in while drunk, such as sky-diving or race car driving. However, what about golf? Is it acceptable to play golf while knocking back a few cold beers? Some golf courses will have a bar on site, but are you supposed to wait until you have finished your game before you enjoy a nice tasty cocktail or a beer?...more