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SOLID Design Pricipals

There are so many acronyms and initialisms around in IT, many of them come and go with the latest trends. SOLID has stood the test of time, it nicely encompasses basic good OO practice… and it spells SOLID… cool! 1,141 more words


U.S. Track & Field Sprint Athlete, Trell Kimmons, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

September 27, 2016

USADA announced today that Trell Kimmons, of Coldwater, Mississippi, an athlete in track & field, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a 2-year sanction for his violation. 548 more words


Field Trip: Celebrating Montreal 1976's 40th Anniversary

I was in Montreal a few weeks ago and managed to catch the three exhibits around Montreal’s 40th anniversary of hosting the Olympic Games that are on until the end of September. 1,411 more words


Time sport paid for its own parties

The Paralympics ended last Sunday ending Brazil’s two year spell in the spotlight. The country had hosted the 2014 men’s World Cup and Rio hosted the recent Olympic and Paralympic games. 807 more words

General Sport

Causa Finita

That’s it! Basta! Finito! Rome’s mayor Virginia Raggi has effectively ended all hopes for the eternal city to host the Olympic Games in 2024, or anytime in the foreseeable future, by withdrawing the official support of city authorities. 957 more words


Rome withdraws from race to host 2024 Olympics

ROME– Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi rejected the city’s bid for the 2024 Olympics on Wednesday, effectively dooming the capital’s candidacy for the second time in four years. 861 more words


Cyber hackers publish medical data for Mo Farah.

Olympic champions Mo Farah, was among athlete targeted on Monday in the latest leak of confidential medical documents that the world anti-doping agency (WADA) says was hacked by a Russian cyber espionage group. 284 more words