Category Archives: Sports

Specializing at an early age will stunt your growth, not enhance it

According to USA Hockey, colleges and universities across the country are recruiting talented and skilled ice hockey players even before they start high school. Verbal compromises are being made between prospects and perennial powerhouses like the University of Wisconsin. Talented players who don’t want to take the college route are opting for the top youth […]

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Notes from Ness (August 1)

Monday’s MLB schedule featured just 10 games, but three separate teams scored 15 runs, the D’backs, the Marlins and the Twins. It was the first time in 70 years that three teams scored at least 15 runs in a game on the same day with 10 or fewer major league games played. The last time […]

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Eat your curd and whey

Nursery rhymes are often hundreds of years old and their meanings are unclear, rather young children simply repeat or sing them. In the case of “Little Miss Muffet,” she’s eating a centuries-old version of traditional curd and buttermilk, which is her staple cottage cheese, probably the food this rhyme describes. The cottage cheese drains off, […]

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Notes from Ness (August 4)

As I’ve said so many times, “fortunes change very fast in MLB.” Just the latest examples are the current destinations of the Los Angeles Dodgers and the St. Louis Cardinals. The Dodgers won 3-0 last night in Greg Maddux’s team debut (six innings and no hits!) And enter the weekend with the longest active winning […]

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College Football: Auburn Rising

Do you believe in Auburn? Do you think that in the rugged Southeastern Conference, a team can go undefeated in 2006 and then win the SEC title game in Atlanta to play in the BCS championship game? Can a team beat LSU, Florida and Georgia in the same year and then fight for a possible […]

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How to manage COPD

The term chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) refers to a group of progressive lung diseases that leave you breathless and tired because you cannot breathe fully. It is incurable. COPD is the type of disease that comes up from time to time. The two most common types of COPD are emphysema and chronic bronchitis. The […]

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Reasons why affiliate marketing takes time to make money

Strange title, I know but let me tell you more. What does this button do? That was my curious reaction after starting Word Press. I knew nothing about settings, widgets, keywords, and plugins, let alone blog design. Yes, I have briefly looked at blogs before, but not that motivated and interested back then. What I […]

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The Racist Strike – The Albert Pujols, Stan Musial and Jackie Robinson Contract

In honor of last year’s Major League Baseball All-Star Game in St. Louis, Missouri, home of the St. Louis Cardinals, I thought to tell the story of one of the most famous contracts of all time, the signing of Jackie Robinson for the St. Louis Cardinals. Brooklyn Dodgers to break through baseball’s color barrier, and […]

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How do tennis champions think?

Have you ever wondered as a tennis player: “What do champions think about all the time?” Well. should. First, although I want and need to apologize to Lebron James, for questioning his heart after Game 4 of the NBA Finals. Well, let’s get on with this article !! Today, let’s talk about thinking like a […]

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Swollen taste buds: cause for concern?

Most people have had swollen, irritated, or painful taste buds at some point in their lives. Fortunately, in most cases, this is not a serious problem and you do not need to seek medical attention. Simple home remedies can often help reduce discomfort. The most serious causes of inflammation of the taste buds include allergies […]

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