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Interview: Chris Ponteri, Director of the Milwaukee Running Festival

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'We want to create an event that will make people proud to live and work in the Milwaukee area.' Read More »

Belmont Stakes: Racing’s Triple Crown – American Pharoah Will Take It All

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Are the stars aligned for American Pharoah? I don’t know about you, but I am putting my money on him based on a gut feeling that the time is now for this magnificent 3-year-old with Victor Espinoza in the saddle. Read More »

NFL Concussion Lawsuit Settlement Is a Milestone, But Not Enough of One for Some

Source: bleacherreport.net

'Sports Illustrated' reports that on May 14, a former NFL player and his wife filed an appeal to the case. If it’s accepted, it could delay the settlement for years. Read More »

FIFA Corruption Scandal – The Empire Strikes Back?

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A major sporting event such as the World Cup should happen in countries that have been chosen through an equitable and understandable process. Read More »

NFL DeflateGate – Tom Brady Faces Suspension; May the Farce Not Be With You

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Thanks to the Wells Report, we are learning that the DeflateGate story has legs longer than that guy on stilts in the circus, Read More »

Baseball Brouhaha – A-Rod Hits Historic Homer; Yankees Want a Do-Over

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Maybe the Yankees don’t want to acknowledge that he hit that homerun officially, but they are gladly accepting the win over the Boston Red Sox that it provided. This is most certainly hypocrisy at its worst. Read More »

12 of the Zaniest Theme Runs in 2015

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From zombies and superheroes to black light and bad proms, theme runs are everywhere this year, many raising money for charity. Read More »

Tommy John Surgery – Three Words No MLB Pitcher Wants to Hear

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Back in 1974 when Los Angeles pitcher Tommy John had a 13-3 record before hurting his elbow, who could have guessed that the surgery Dr. Frank Jobe performed on him would save his career? More importantly, this surgery, which repairs the ulnar collateral ligament in the medial elbow by replacing it with a tendon from another part of the patient’s ... Read More »

Running Shoe Review: Topo Runventure

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Is the Topo Runventure simply a trail running shoe, or is it more? Read More »

SXSW Preview: Film, Tech, and Kittens (also, Al Pacino, Ryan Gosling, Guillermo Del Toro, Molly Ringwald, and Robots)

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Attending SXSW (pronounced South by Southwest), the annual Austin, Texas, technology, film and music festival should be on everyone’s bucket list. Read More »