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It's a Summer, Winter Thing!

It’s A Summer – Winter Thing. Sochi 2014

A feature I wrote last February (2014) about the Sochi Olympics and Rollerskiing! 

Picture this – the glorious, blistering hot coastlines of Western Australia tarnished by skiers. 1,034 more words

Sports

"Smith...! 6079 Smith, W...!"

Gaaaaah!!  I knew this would happen.  Forced calisthenics just to go about your life!  The Orwellian dystopia is nigh! 65 more words

Pop-culture

Miguel de Cervantes' Lost, 6-Toothed Remains May Have Been Found: Links You Need to See

Often, I find myself diving into this links post with the intent of posting as many bizarro stories as I can find on the Internet. This is a noble intent, and so I continue to pursue it. 466 more words

Pop Culture

What Ashley Wagner's third U.S. Figure Skating title means for the sport

On Saturday night around 10:50pm EST, Ashley Wagner won her third national figure skating title, snatching the top spot away from 2014 national champion Gracie Gold. 709 more words

Figure Skating

Kaitlyn Farrington To Retire At Age 25 Due To Medical Condition

Sad news for the world of snowboarding. Olympic gold medalist and 2 time X-Games women’s superpipe medalist, Kaitlyn Farrington, has been forced to retire due to the congenital spinal condition… 81 more words

IHLC Plays Big Part In All-Star Extravaganzas


Separated by nearly 10,000 kilometres, the best hockey players in the world gathered both in Sochi, Russia and Columbus, Ohio to showcase the game’s top stars in the All-Star Games for the KHL and NHL, respectively, with International Hockey Lineal Champions abound showing off their skills. 220 more words

Canada

Flashback/Fashion Friday

Figure skating is a sport! Figure skating takes determination, precise skill, great strength, impeccable timing, and most importantly, a flashy outfit. No matter how chiseled your back muscles are or how sharp your skates, you will not get far in the wild world of figure skating without a unique sense of style. 1,065 more words

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