Life on the NBA All-Star Party D List, and Other Silliness (Podcast)

The NBA All-Star Game, for the first time since 1988, roared through the Windy City, my hometown of Chicago, a couple weeks ago. And I was heavily involved…covering some of the periphery events, red carpets and D List celebrity events. It was a whirlwind few days, a crazy weekend of ridiculous over-scheduling. And we chronicled it all for “Let’s Get Weird, Sports” #16, which is embedded for your listening pleasure below.

There were numerous celebrities and celebrity handlers, all of which took themselves way too seriously…to laughable proportions. Even more laughable was all the corporatespeak and buzzwords, from all those handlers and PR people. So let’s get transformative and empowering, as we meet up at the brand house for the activation, a place where your brand comes alive with deliverables that embody the core competencies! Synergy!

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Four Gift Ideas for the Triathlete in Your Life

If you are reading this, you are probably a triathlete or you have a friend or a relative who is. These are people who take part in three sports activities at once and are specialized in such activities. So, what are some of the best gifts that one can buy for a triathlete and make sure that such a gift is of real help in their three sports? Well, sometimes shopping for a triathlete is difficult. People get confused about what kind of a product to buy because they would love to buy an item that is good for all their three sports specializations. To make this easy, we shall discuss some ideas that are considered to be good gifts for triathletes so that you have an easy time shopping and getting the right item.

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Tips which you need to follow while selecting the best headshot photographer


One thing, which you need to accept that not all photographers are capable enough to take the best headshot, photos of persons. And the one who succeeds in capturing the individual’s real character has their own unique way of taking photos. You can say that headshot pictures are one of the unique ways of bringing the inner beauty of the person.

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The Importance of Wearing Sportswear to the Gym

A healthy lifestyle creates better chances towards longer life and by staying healthy and not getting sick, people live happier lives. With industrial revolution and new advancements in technology, we as human got a lot of benefits and ease for our and our kids’ lives.

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How to Store and Protect Your Cubs Throwback Jerseys 

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Baseball is definitely a memorabilia sport; from baseball uniforms to collectible sports cards, what could be a passion purchase today may become a valued treasure in the future. While most Chicago baseball fans love to collect Cubs Throwback Jerseys to wear at home and away games, some people will choose to store their authentics and replicas that honor players from years gone by.

To honor your favorite baseball players by wearing one of many styles of Cubs throwback jerseys that are now available, you will want store, clean, and protect these clothing items so that they stay in pristine condition and the colors don’t fade. 

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Basic Items Every Cyclist Needs for Cross-Country Tours

The best year to go out on your first cross-country tour is the one you’ve got now. Don’t let anything hold you back, especially time.

What you don’t want to become is one of those people who are tied to the hip with the routines they’ve built up for themselves over the years. Suddenly the decade is gone, and soon enough, you’ll be giving out spiels like “How did I get here so fast and so old when just yesterday I was only 21?” You want to be the kind of person who has lived out his or her days in full and meaningful speed.

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Manchester United Unveil New “Snakeskin” Style Away Kit (Photos)

As photos of it leaked back on June 21, the new Manchester United away kit was not a surprise to many, if not most.

However, a lot of people saw the so-called “Savannah-toned aesthetic” strip for the first time yesterday, and in doing so interpreted the design far different from how the club intended.  The intention of Adidas and the club is to pay homage to artists in Manchester, specifically the mosaics found on the streets of the city’s Northern Quarter.

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Hockey Gear For Every Major Holiday

By Raymond Morgan

Move over, game day. You’ve got some new competition.

You may have built a solid collection of hockey t-shirts, jerseys and hats to wear when your favorite team plays, but that’s rookie-level stuff. Take your fandom to the next level with hockey gear for every major holiday.

From Christmas caps to 4th of July jerseys, here’s how to celebrate every holiday in hockey attire.

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Revisiting “Let’s Ram It,” the L.A. Rams Sexually Suggestive 1986 Music Video

With the Los Angeles Rams now back in the Super Bowl, it’s the perfect time to revisit their 1986 music video “Let’s Ram It,” which didn’t exactly specialize in the art of subtlety.

Remember, when the L.A. Rams recorded this monstrosity it was a very different time and political climate. When the Rams moved back to L.A. a couple of years ago, the internet’s virtual time capsule was dug up and “Let’s Ram it” was written about in several different publications.  [Read more…]

Tottenham Hotspur Release NFL Style Harry Kane Jersey (Photos, Videos)

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Football meeting football (American style) is trope that is more and more common these days. Maybe the strongest marriage between the two sports exists between the NFL and Tottenham Hotspur. The new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, whenever it finally opens, will replace Wembley Stadium as the new home of the National Football League in London.

Tottenham, and their talisman Harry Kane, got in on the ground floor of the NFL’s expanding their presence in the United Kingdom market. Kane, a huge fan of Tom Brady and the New England Patriots, modeled this new Spurs, NFL style jersey.

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Pole Dancing Tips and Tricks for Beginners


By Peter Dunn

Not too long ago, pole dance was not widely available to most people because it was mostly regarded as erotic. These days, things have changed since men and women are now more accepting of the exercise. Pole dancing is a wonderful exercise than can greatly help you to become fit.

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Southern Charm Star Shep Rose Takes in Kathryn Hall Wine Event, Cubs Game

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It’s not every day you run into Shep Rose, star of Bravo reality series “Southern Charm,” but hey, life is random, isn’t it? Rose was at the Kathryn Hall wine event last night at the W Hotel Chicago City Center. The HALL Napa Valley event included a vertical tasting, celebrating the release of the highly anticipated 2015 Kathryn Hall Cabernet Sauvignon.

Hall also hosted events in St. Helena, California and Columbus, Ohio. Rose also attended the Chicago Cubs’ loss to their division rivals the Milwaukee Brewers at Wrigley Field on Wednesday night, posting this colorful Tweet:

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