Thanks to the original and current plaintiffs in the recently won trademark cancellation ruling against the derogatory Washington "Redskins" NFL team, the efforts of two generations of Native Americans, many of us women, are coming to fruit. The case was originally filed in 1992 by Native American activist Suzan Shown Harjo, who is now a 69-year-old grandmother....more
This is a short documentary I have completed on my mother, Aurora Cunha, a Former Portuguese Athlete, 3x 15km World champion, 6º place in the Los Angeles Olympic Games Marathon, winner of Chicago, Tokyo etc marathons in 1988-1989. Aurora began her career when she was 14 years old, and over that time set several records.
It’s a given that wives of current NFL players and wives of former NFL players have one thing in common: Our husbands have beat incredible odds to play football at the professional level—only .218% of American men make it to the NFL. Beyond that, though, we’re all about as diverse as fish in the sea, even though others might think differently. Here are some of the most common misconceptions that plague us all.
When it comes to sports, baseball rules our house. Yes, we love other sports. My husband enjoys pro football, and I can’t get enough of college basketball, especially my Kansas Jayhawks. However, come spring, our focus is purely on the national pastime, baseball....more
5 Things To Get Ready Before The USA vs Germany World Cup Game“I believe. I believe that we will win.” There’s a special movement happening in America for soccer fans and it feels good to be a part of it. Can you hear the chants? Its catchy isn’t it? Get in the mood America, because your U.S. Men’s World Cup team is playing against one of the best tomorrow. So, lets get ready to cheer on the boys!...more