Randall "Tex" Cobb was a character of epic and hilarious proportions. A championship contender, kickboxer, karate black belt, football player, actor, scholar, songwriter, bar-brawler, etc. This guy gave new meaning to the term renaissance man.
This article attempts to shed light on a series of unfortunate events that led to Antonio Brown's ouster from the NFL and how social media did him no favors.
A fascinating look at the unofficial truce during the Christmas holiday of 1914, along the 'Western Front' military theater during the First World War.
"The Golden Age Of Piracy" produced some of the most ruthless pirates to ever set sail; Hollywood writ large has tamed the true nature and exploits of some of these men and women. This article aims to leave you with a different impression of the ofttimes romanticized culture of piracy.
From giant Dragonflies to gargantuan Ground sloths, this is a top ten list that explores the disparities and similarities of living creatures and their extinct ancestors.
This is the story of a boxing jester who went toe to toe with a bear, a kangaroo, and an octopus. A man who once ate 52 hot dogs right before a fight and even dropped the immortal Joe Louis to the canvas with a left hook. Oh, there's more!
This article makes the case that Bill Belichick should resign as head coach of the New England Patriots.
From instruments of war to circus performers, the history of elephants is a fascinating one.
A concise commentary on race in America
This is the terrifyingly true story of the infamous vampire by day!
A story about the growing problem ravaging small towns and communities across America
An inside look at the peerless pugilist that has captivated a sport.
This article explores the idea that manslaughter was an appropriate punishment in this particular tragedy. It culminates with a broader point.
It's the issue dominating the media cycle. People are taking sides and the issue of athletes kneeling for the national anthem has sparked a national dialogue that is polarizing. Here's what I think.
Great White sharks are encroaching on the shores of Cape Cod. What is causing this spike in sightings, in what many consider unfamiliar territory?
This article is my attempt to shed light on the contradictory personality of an NBA great.
My goal for this article is to try and make sense of the whirlwind that is the Trump campaign. Why is he resonating?
The mega-fight is here. After years of specious reports confirming or denying the plausibility of this much anticipated showdown, the time has finally arrived.
This article will give a comprehensive account in order to dispel the many myths and inaccuracies surrounding this landmark event.
A profile piece on some of the more enigmatic and intriguing war heroes of the second world war.
This article aims to shed light on a disconcerting social/political/economic issue for many Americans.
Chris Kyle was (undisputedly) a hero. To the enemy he was a devil. The big country boy from Texas holds the record for the most confirmed sniper kills(160) in American military history. His detractors try to paint him as a "bloodthirsty" war hawk...
Both in their primes, who comes out victorious? The cold calculated killer or the masterful boxer. I will attempt to answer this hypothetical the best I can.
Civil unrest has spread throughout the country of Ukraine. I'm going to attempt to explain why.
The aim of this article is to shed light on the idea that baseball's top brass turned a blind eye to steroid abuse in exchange for high profit returns and larger television audiences.
Don't venture into these woods at night! Here is my compiled list of the top 5 most purportedly haunted woodlands in the world in descending order.
During a time where a city needed help in the healing process; this team delivered. This ragtag group of mid-level performers exemplified the resiliency and hard hat mentality of the strong Bostonian.
Should the name that Indian people deem "offensive" be removed?
Put down your phone for God sakes! This article will touch upon the emphasis on technology and the effects it has on "living in the moment".
My take on the increasingly violent game of pro football.