Raising a Jock

Remember the original 'Friday Night Lights'? High school football back in the day … those chilly fall football games when we were in school? Popcorn, cheerleaders, the biggest guys lumbering around with shoulder pads, huge helmets, and happy-if-muddy grins. Win or lose, we'd always meet up after the game for burgers and our carefree high

PES Games – A History Of Pro Evolution Soccer Part 1

Pro Evolution Soccer is a football (soccer) video game with legions of fans around the world. PES games are produced for all major consoles including PS3, XBOX 360, Wii and PC and are distributed across all five continents making it a global powerhouse. Pro Evolution Soccer games have now been around since 1996 when the

Folk Fiddles and Rattlesnake Rattles

Violinmakers do not typically include parts of expired animals in their fine instruments. But nonetheless fiddlers add snake rattles for a variety of reasons. Only in America. The place of the violin in the hills of Appalachia and on the plains of Texas, and along many points in between, is one of great cultural richness.

Visiting Rome, Italy

Bella Italia! A phrase you’ll hear many times from the Italians during your travels throughout Italy. It means Beautiful Italy and it’s something you will say after your visit. Many people have written brief articles about the places and culture of Italy, but it does not compare to the real life experience of being there.

Yamahoto’s Magic in Y3 – Spring 2010

Bearing the up and coming FIFA world cup finals to be held in South Africa next summer in mind, the Japanese fashion virtuoso Yohji Yamahoto has shown a glimpse of his magic in Y-3’s spring 2010 collection. With utmost poise, he coalesced sports with fashion. Yoji Yamahoto was accompanied by Zinedine Zidane, the French superstar

Chelsea Set to Dominate European Football

There is a new heavyweight force in European football, they are being bankrolled seemingly by the Russian economy, they mean business, and their name is Chelsea FC Chelsea Football Club have always been a decent club in the second strata of English clubs. In London alone Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur have invariably been ahead of