Just for Fun Friday:...

The 2014 World Cup competition is well under way, and teams are fighting each other to advance from the preliminary group play stage. So far in this year’s competition, there have been a total of 60 goals, all of which have incited pride and depression across the globe as spectators gather to...

Throwback Thursday: A History of Baseball Jun19

Throwback Thursday: ...

Today’s Throwback Thursday, and we’re throwing it all the way to 1846. The first official U.S.A. baseball game was played on June 19th, 1846 in Hoboken, NJ against New York Knickerbockers and the New York Base Ball Club. (I learned this fun little courtesy of a game of trivia with a few...

The Golden Girls (and Guy) go for Gold Feb12

The Golden Girls (an...

This Winter Olympics, I have something in common with a few of the athletes. It’s not my striking good looks in tights, but you’re close. This year in Sochi, three American athletes share my last name, Gold: Gracie, and siblings Arielle and Taylor Gold. And yes, they all traveled to Sochi to...

The Winter Olympics Have Already Begun for Ad Execs Jan29

The Winter Olympics ...

When it comes to the Olympics, athletes aren’t the only ones breaking records. Every four years advertisers try to break industry records. 2012’s Summer Olympics in Beijing broke the advertising record of any Olympics (summer and winter) by obtaining over $1 Billion in ad sales. It is...

2013: Best Sports Moments Dec18

2013: Best Sports Mo...

Folks! The year’s end has arrived..and what a year it has been. From the drama on the field and heartbreaks on the court to athletes caught in the celebrity spot light, here are my picks for the top 10 sports moments of 2013. 10. DeAndre Jordan Gives Biggest Facial Dunk of All Time  ...

Funny Friday: Home, ...

Today marks day four of merry-making festivities as the Chicago Blackhawks, fans, bandwagon fans and basically the entire Chicagoland area continue to celebrate the 2013 Stanley Cup champions. From a sea full of people celebrating down Clark Street in Wrigleyville to champagne bottles popping...