Archive for November, 2006

Masterpiece of NFL theater (Boston Globe)

Monday, November 27th, 2006

Masterpiece of NFL theater (Boston Globe) NFL Films has done as much as any single entity to create the mythology of pro football, helping transform the game from a sport into an art form for some and a religion for others. With a deft blending of unrivaled cinematography with music, emotion, and revealing interviews, NFL […]

The Book Bank Foundation Kicks-Off 3rd Annual Benefit & 2006 Hero Awards 

Monday, November 27th, 2006

The Book Bank Foundation Kicks-Off 3rd Annual Benefit & 2006 Hero Awards Special guest performance by Miri Ben Ari The Hip-Hop Violinist and Doug E. Fresh. (PRWeb Nov 17, 2006) Trackback URI: http://www.prweb.com/zingpr.php/TG92ZS1UaGlyLUNvdXAtSGFsZi1NYWduLVplcm8= It’s the wide world of sports, love, comedy TBS takes to the field with a charmer in ‘My Boys,’ but that network’s’10 Items or […]

South Side school ransacked

Monday, November 27th, 2006

South Side school ransackedChicago Tribune, United States – Nov 20, 2006… The vandalism was discovered about 10 pm. Up to 10 Dell computers were taken from the school and multiple display cases were damaged, Shouse said. … Charting a course for coolOrlando Sentinel, FL – Nov 26, 2006… equipment, photographs, brochures and large-scale ship models originally crafted for travel […]

Masterpiece of NFL theater (Boston Globe)

Monday, November 27th, 2006

Masterpiece of NFL theater (Boston Globe) NFL Films has done as much as any single entity to create the mythology of pro football, helping transform the game from a sport into an art form for some and a religion for others. With a deft blending of unrivaled cinematography with music, emotion, and revealing interviews, NFL […]

We Are the World: Super Bowl XXXIX (The Globalist)

Monday, November 27th, 2006

We Are the World: Super Bowl XXXIX (The Globalist) While many Americans are cheering in front of their screens to see which NFL team will win the Super Bowl on February 6, 2005, does the rest of the world really care? John McCormick reminds us that the National Football League only comprises teams based in […]

Redskins search for internal motivation (The Charlotte Observer)

Sunday, November 26th, 2006

Redskins search for internal motivation (The Charlotte Observer) In baseball parlance, it’s called playing out the string. It’s what a team must do when, for all intents and purposes, its season is over – and yet it’s not. Masterpiece of NFL theater (Boston Globe) NFL Films has done as much as any single entity to […]

Baseball celebrates spirit of giving

Sunday, November 26th, 2006

Baseball celebrates spirit of givingMLB.com – Nov 23, 2006… Shaped Their Lives.”. They are words that ring true all around Major League Baseball on this Thanksgiving holiday. They are words … Baseball bat attack teenager diesIreland Online, Ireland – Nov 24, 2006A teenage girl today lost her fortnight-long fight for life after being struck with a baseball bat […]

Play tourist for free 

Saturday, November 25th, 2006

Play tourist for free When was the last time you visited Waikiki to enjoy the wealth of freebies? This weekend, or in the days ahead, play tourist. Go. See. Discover. There are activities, day and night, that won’t cost you a cent. Thunderbirds memorabilia auctioned The Thunderbirds, The Beatles and Marilyn Monroe proved perennially popular as their […]

Wacky ideas that sports could use – June 6 (Vallejo Times-Herald)

Saturday, November 25th, 2006

Wacky ideas that sports could use – June 6 (Vallejo Times-Herald) It’s fun indoctrinating new people into sports. Recently, my girlfriend has taken up an interest in baseball. Meaning, in the past few months, I’ve explained the designated hitter rule, the double switch and gray road uniforms versus home whites. Hot air: Hall-worthy Ranger (Dallas […]

Bond collection goes to hospital

Saturday, November 25th, 2006

Bond collection goes to hospitalBBC News, UK – Nov 23, 2006A man who has spent 40 years collecting James Bond memorabilia, estimated to be worth about 50,000, has decided to leave the items to a hospital. … Steve McQueen auction moves motorbikes, memorabiliaInternational Herald Tribune, France – Nov 11, 2006… Cars, trucks, motorcycles and memorabilia from McQueen’s widow Barbara […]