Posts Tagged ‘Sports’

January 11th, 2021 - 7:51 pm § in Donald Trump

Patriots coach Bill Belichick spurns Trump’s Medal of Freedom

“New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick will not take part in a White House ceremony honoring him with the presidential Medal of Freedom,” The Hill reported on Monday, January 11, 2021. Belichick, a longtime friend of Trump, “cited … last week’s violent riots at[...]

October 29th, 2019 - 6:24 pm § in Politics

Will the “cival war” umpire lose his job?

“The head of Major League Baseball has said the organisation is investigating a tweet from an umpire that threatened civil war if US President Donald Trump was impeached,” BBC reported a few days ago. (Story: here) Other news outlets also picked up the story about Rob Drake, 50, who has [...]

April 9th, 2019 - 11:36 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

Trump Effs Baseball, Embargoes Cubans From Playing in the MLB

“Yep! when asked whether the move was “more effort to pinch Cuba” Trump’s Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo,  said the administration was “going to do everything we can to pull [Cuba] out” of Venezuela. “ In his last year as President, Barack Obama, a Chicago White Sox fan, [...]

December 17th, 2018 - 10:49 pm § in The Ave Scene

Will Seattle Get a New NBA Team? THE SEATTLE SUNS?

Suns owner Robert Sarver has the Phoenix city council members he might move the Suns to Seattle! In 1992, the  Suns committed to a 40-year lease at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix. The  agreement included a provision for the Suns to opt out at 30 years if the building and the building  is [...]

June 9th, 2018 - 4:11 pm § in Misc.

Justify becomes 13th Triple Crown horse

Undefeated thoroughbred Justify lived up to the hype Saturday, leading the field in the Belmont from start to finish, becoming the 13th Triple Crown winner and only the second undefeated Triple Crown racehorse in history. Jockey Mike Smith, 52, already a Hall of Famer, became the oldest jockey to wi[...]

April 16th, 2018 - 2:10 pm § in Misc.


Desiree Linden, a 2-time Olympian, missed winning the Boston Marathon by only 2 seconds in 2011; but today she crossed the finish line alone, becoming the first American woman in 33 years to take home the trophy. This was her moment:[...]

May 23rd, 2017 - 9:05 pm § in The Ave Scene

Will Kaepernick Come to Seattle?

Colin Kaepernick  to work out for Seahawks Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick will work out with the Seattle Seahawks on Wednesday, the NFL Network reports[...]

April 21st, 2017 - 10:12 am § in America, Hypocrisy

Of Suicide, Concussion, and $ports

NFL Could Owe Aaron Hernandez Millions BY JULIANA ROSE PIGNATARO If Hernandez’s conviction is vacated, the New England Patriots might have to pay up. Aaron Hernandez Murder Conviction Could Be Dismissed Did Aaron Hernandez Leave A Suicide Note?[...]

September 17th, 2016 - 11:54 am § in America, Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene

Why doesn’t my time playing Basketball count towards recreational experience?

Why doesn’t my time as a scholarship athlete at both the University of Washington and Portland State University count towards recreational experience on a job application? The amount of time put into the game of basketball should count for some type of experience other than, being able to list tha[...]

August 9th, 2016 - 6:36 pm § in Misc.


BEST. TEAM. EVER. Priceless Reactions To The Perfection That Is Simone Biles Here’s What Gymnastics Judges See That You Don’t POLITICS[...]