Is your cougar net empty? How to write a winning online profile

One of the problems with trying to connect with people online is getting their attention. There is a lot of competition and the cougars are selective. They know what they want, which also means they know what they don’t want. If older men are no longer inspiring, don’t follow in their footsteps. Cougars are looking for fun, excitement and someone […]

Melinda Doolittle – The American Idol for the sixth season

I like to entertain myself and if you’ve been watching this season’s idols in competition, you probably agree with me and think they should hand over the crown to Melinda DooLittle now. Yahoo TV reports a October 7, 1977 DooLittle’s date of birth. Which turns out to be a date very close to the birthday of last year’s winner, Taylor […]

Wisconsin Music Scene 1984-1987

In my last post I forgot to tell you about the Bugle American and the Emerald City Chronicle that my friend Michael St. John started. These were free newspapers that gave us informative articles and where our favorite bands were playing. They both kept us in touch with the music scene. Now in 1984 …. Milwaukee. Ax was rehearsing and […]

Athletics: it’s more than a game

If someone analyzed a soccer, basketball, or softball game, they might be impressed with an athletic play or cheer on a particular team. In the end, they would come to the conclusion that the goal is to win the game. Still, win or lose, it’s just a game. Although winning is the goal that all athletes want to achieve, athletics […]

2008 MLB World Series – Against all odds, the Tampa Bay Rays Vs the Philadelphia Phillies

Scheduled to begin on October 22, the 2008 World Series is one that many odds makers didn’t see coming. 2008 will mark the Tampa Bay Rays ‘first World Series appearance and the Philadelphia Phillies’ first Series appearance since their heartbreaking 1993 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays. Different paths Heading into the 2008 season, Tampa was considered one of the […]

How To Bet On Soccer Games – Ways How To Do It!

How to bet on football matches? Perhaps, this is the first question that a beginning player asks in his mind when deciding to bet on his favorite team. The answer to this question is that there are many ways. Each form has its own set of defined rules that must be followed for the betting game to play out properly. […]

Masala Butter Mushrooms

Last night, when I came home from the office, my wife was busy with daily activities and studying for my 4-year-old son. Since I had bought some fresh mushrooms and had nothing else to do, I thought about revisiting a recipe that I had seen one of my uncles prepare many years ago. By the time the activities and study […]

The anatomy of a basketball jump shot

The 5 main pillars of a great jump shot Let’s start by defining the jump shot: throwing the ball from more than 3 feet away from the basket. A jump shot can be simple or very complex depending on the mechanics. Anyone can be a great jump shooter! I, too, struggled for many years trying to develop a consistent jump […]

Kentucky Basketball, A Seasonal Review

Rankings are one of the most accurate ways to judge what is the best at something. Sometimes, as with keyword ranking or search engine ranking, rankings are extremely difficult to discuss because they are based solely on data and opinion never enters the rankings. However, in college sports that is not the case because the rankings are chosen by the […]

Self-Guided Tour of San Jose, California

When I was a kid growing up in central California, downtown San Jose was a place to avoid. A few years ago, Mayor Tom McHenry started a project to revitalize downtown that has given birth to a wonderfully new or renovated neighborhood. San José is the largest of the cities in the Bay Area named after its sometimes northern rival […]