K2

January 19, 2018 0

Reaching the summit of K2 in summer is one of mountaineering’s most deadly and difficult challenges.  Scaling the world’s second highest peak in winter has…

Careers too Short

January 18, 2018 1

Today we examine ten athletes whose careers ended far too soon. Perhaps the greatest athlete of all time, Bo Jackson is the only man to…

Best Sports Films

December 26, 2017 0

We love sports, and we enjoy movies.  Here are a dozen of the finest sports films ever made. Hoosiers was selected for preservation in the…

Running of the Bulls

December 22, 2017 0

Each summer, humans run alongside livestock through the narrow streets of Spain.  And that ain’t no bull. Running of the bulls—called encierro, which means “confinement”…

My Favorite Things

December 18, 2017 1

For Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music, it was raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens.  At the Daily Dose, these are a few…