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Winning A Tough Civilization VI Game Without Firing A Shot

(Source: kotaku.com)

There are few more difficult ways to win Civilization VI than to score a Culture victory (which is kinda busted) on the game’s hardest difficulty setting. 798 more words

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Enos Slaughter, Pete Reiser put on fantastic finish

With a wallop to the outfield depths of Sportsman’s Park, Enos Slaughter altered the course of a National League pennant race in favor of the Cardinals. 691 more words

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Bob Gibson vs. Roberto Clemente: Ultimate hardball

In their many duels from 1959-72, Bob Gibson would throw brushback pitches to Roberto Clemente to keep him from taking ownership of the plate. The tactic was rooted in a machismo kind of respect, not dislike, and Gibson never hit Clemente with a pitch. 905 more words

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Trump hires two net neutrality opponents to oversee FCC transition

(Source: arstechnica.com)

President-elect Donald Trump has appointed two outspoken opponents of net neutrality rules to oversee the Federal Communications Commission’s transition from Democratic to Republican control. 567 more words

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Ray Lankford sees red with super swings in Cincinnati

In the home of the Big Red Machine, it was a Cardinal, Ray Lankford, who put on an unprecedented display of jaw-dropping power.

Cincinnati’s Riverfront Stadium was the venue for Reds teams that won four National League pennants and two World Series championships from 1970 to 1976. 527 more words

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Dizzy Dean and his final, painful Cardinals days

Initially, most thought Lou Gehrig, not Earl Averill, delivered the most damaging shot against Dizzy Dean in the 1937 All-Star Game. It wasn’t until later in the summer that the impact of Averill’s low liner that ricocheted off the toe of the Cardinals ace began to be understood. 892 more words

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Some Early Thoughts On Overwatch's Doomfist: Fun, Fresh, Flawed

(Source: kotaku.com)

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Yesterday, Overwatch’s roster finally welcomed the gauntlet-wearing supervillain Doomfist. And the question on everybody’s minds is, Was he worth the wait? 653 more words

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