The 1980s Sitcoms Quiz

You could say that the 1980s were the heyday of sitcoms. Take this quiz to test your knowledge of the families, workplaces and catchphrases of ’80s sitcoms.

How Human Head Transplants Could Work

In 2009, Cincinnati Bengals wide-receiver Chris Henry was involved in a tragic automobile accident. The accident left him with such grave injuries that he was pronounced brain-dead at the hospital. As Henry was not signed up to be an organ donor, his mother, Carolyn Henry Glaspy, found herself with the…

Does Dribbling With a Small Soccer Ball Increase Skills Faster?

As soccer grows in popularity, with almost 14 million Americans participating in the sport in 2010 and the US Youth Soccer registration holding at around 3 million, many players are looking for ways to better their dribbling skills. The golden rule for improvement in any sport is “practice, practice, practice,”…

Basketball Warm Up Drills for Kids

As a youth basketball coach, before each game or practice, it¡¯s important to review the plays and to make sure everyone knows their role. Just as important; however, is a team warm-up. Conducting a few basketball-specific drills helps your young players prepare mentally and physically. Warm-up drills can also help…

Middle School Softball Rules

Although each state athletic association can set its own rules, middle school softball is basically played in accordance with high school rules established by the National Federation of State High School Associations, or NFHS. The most typical exceptions to NFHS and state high school rules involve pitching distance and the…

What Is an OTA in Football?

Football fans hear the term OTA frequently in the off-season, particularly in the context of whether players are attending OTAs or not and what that might mean for the coming season. But an OTA is not a single event, it is an umbrella term that means ¡°organized team activity.¡± OTAs…

Big Bucks or Bust: Online Trading Academy quiz

For many people, a hands-off buy-and-hold approach to investing is the best method because it doesn’t require much time or expertise. But many others take a more active approach, which can entail a lot dedication, effort and risk. The Online Trading Academy is one of many places budding traders can…

What Skills Does a Running Back Need to Be Successful?

Certain unifying characteristics describe quality runners. Whether you are a small and shifty runner like Ray Rice or a bigger power runner like Marshawn Lynch, you need certain skills to succeed on the field. A running back with vision has the ability to be able to see the play develop…

10 Worst Business Decisions Ever Made

Hindsight is 20/20. Sure, it’s easy to make fun of the Mars CEO who said “no” to Steven Spielberg when offered to feature M&Ms in the movie “E.T.” And it’s tempting to wonder how Blockbuster could have passed on the chance to buy Netflix for a bargain and then stubbornly…

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