As I’ve done in the past, when there’s too many tasty stories in one day that I want to cover, instead of choosing just one, I’ll do a little reflection on each. Today was big both globally and nationally, in both politics and sports, so I figured I’d cover all the ones that stood out … Continue reading Overburdened: News Recap 10/21/17
As a Las Vegan living out of state, it’s always upset me that I never had any hometown sports teams to represent. For years, I’ve always wanted a football, baseball or hockey team, and in the past year my city finally got one of those. The Las Vegas Golden Knights are the city’s first official … Continue reading The Las Vegas Golden Knights Are Proving to be a Solid Team
Much to everyone’s surprise, current Vice President and former Indiana Governor Mike Pence left the Colts vs. 49ers game he was attending early today, claiming that he wasn’t going to support an institution that disrespected our nation and our flag. While the media quickly caught on that this decision had PR stunt written all over … Continue reading Was Mike Pence’s NFL Exit a Smart Move?
If you’ve been watching the news, following on Twitter, or are just a fan of the NFL, then you’ve probably seen the absolute meltdown occur between the President of the United States and seemingly every major football team. Essentially, President Trump went on a series of Twitter rants, first disinviting NBA player Steph Curry from … Continue reading Why NFL Players Shouldn’t Kneel During the Anthem
In an almost refreshing take, the top trending topic on social media today isn’t about politics or catastrophic weather, but rather the boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather. It makes sense why it’s so popular, the fight has been hyped heavily for the past months and the two fighters are both renowned loud … Continue reading Racial Politics Are Ruining Sports
Taking a break from all of the political drama going on in the world, my family and I decided to head over to Chase Field here in Phoenix, AZ and watch the Los Angeles Dodgers play against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Although Arizona was the home team, I didn’t really have a horse in the race, … Continue reading Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Dodgers v Diamondbacks at Chase Field
For the first time in weeks, nothing huge happened in politics today that’s worth covering. There was a small development in the CNN story I talked about yesterday though. It turns out that James O’Keefe will be putting out a video a day all this week exposing CNN and their faking of the Trump/Russia narrative. … Continue reading 5 Things I Love About Going to Baseball Games