Thurman Munson Belongs in the Baseball Hall of Fame

The day Thurman Munson died is branded into my memory. If you don’t know who is, find out why many baseball fans think Thurman Munson has gotten screwed by the Hall of Fame voters.

The Origin of American Football and Cheerleading

The game as played from that point forward to the first decade of the 20th century shifted and transformed and eventually looked more like rugby and resulted in more and more violence until a game took place in 1905 that resulted the death of an astonishing 18 players. Noted elephant killer and President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt issued a call for the game to be changed to diminish such violent or else face banishment.

A Beginner's Guide to Curling

The rock ain’t just another bad Michael Bay flick. That piece of granite with the handle is know as the rock and can weigh up to 44 pounds. You may have noticed if you have watched curling that the player doesn’t actually push the rock. The proper way to get the rock sliding is to thrust yourself forward with one leg trailing behind you and release the rock.