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🇦🇹 Thomas Vanek Retires From Pro Hockey At Age 36

Thomas Vanek, the most decorated Austrian hockey player in history, today announced his retirement at age 36 after not being claimed during the 2020 NHL Trade Deadline, ending his 15 year professional career with stops in eight cities. 287 more words

World Championship

U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon is a Must Watch Event

The U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials are the equivalent of the Super Bowl for American distance running fans. This year, the Trials are taking place in Atlanta on Saturday, February 29th. 991 more words

Hope Not Lost; The Kwesi Probability

Introduction to Additional Mathematics, if there was ever an onomatopoeia, would have taught its students about the concept of permutations and combinations. A statistician’s livelihood is based on the outcomes of potential scenarios and Kwesi Browne’s Olympic qualification chance is one that falls directly into their lap. 870 more words

Success 10 years on...

2010 winter olympics

The Vancouver rendition of the winter Olympics is ten years on. The organizers of the event built on the success of the Worlds fair from 86 and the stability of the Gordon Campbell government to have one of the most successful winter Olympics ever. 201 more words

Government Works

Miracle On Ice: A Cultural Tipping Point In America

In the waning days of the Carter Presidency, America was in gradual decline, and its enemies grew stronger. America was crippled by slow economic growth, lower workforce participation, and the oil crisis. 302 more words


FISE Hiroshima 2020 is just around the corner

FISE is hitting the GO button on its 2020 season, with the first big one going down in Hiroshima in April. Remember, it’s the road to the… 101 more words

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