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We like underdogs - especially in football

As a supporter of a team trying to make its way in the Premier League for the third time of asking I know what it’s like. 834 more words


The Biggest Goals Ever

I hate to admit it, but sometimes, I am a reluctant soccer mom.  I used to be more gung-ho when my boys were small.  Since I still choose to keep them in a relatively low-key rec league, I am required to be at the fields for all their practices.   938 more words


How Nike Used Inspiration to Make You 'Switch' Sides

Upon first watch ‘The Switch’ seemed to just be an entertaining short film, however, hiding under the surface is a creative strategy that might have just won you over. 617 more words

Leicester City FC and the Benefits of an Underdog Brand

(Source: hbr.org)

Everyone loves it when a small competitor takes on a Goliath and wins. To understand how brands can accomplish that (and do so profitably), we’ve examined various streams of research and identified a few moves that are nicely illustrated by Leicester City FC’s rise to the top of the English Premier League (EPL) last season. 1,194 more words


Writing the Underdog: Effort Matters Most

When creating an underdog character for your story, do you consider outcomes besides writing them to win? I sat down with my own question and realized I experiment with the time it takes for victory, but they do win, eventually. 147 more words


The Other Side of Animation 50: Underdogs Review

(If you like what you see, you can go to camseyeview.biz to see more of my work on video game reviews, editorials, lists, Kickstarters, developer interviews, and review/talk about animated films. 1,476 more words

Film Review

Holy Underdog!

Today’s readings (click below to open in new tab/window):
Psalms 108; 150, Judges 6:1-24, 2 Corinthians 9:6-15, Mark 3:20-30

Like many heroes of Israel, Gideon had a humble beginning. 479 more words