Follow A European bike tour at its best is rolling hills and roads that hug lakes, mountains and fields. Castles and vineyards rise and fall in the distance as hill climbs give way to exhilarating, breezy rides down. The reward after 15, 30, maybe 45 miles a day of riding? A great dinner and a glass of local wine to soothe sore muscles, and trading stories with fellow riders..  Continua...

Follow It starts with the Polarland Aquarium in Harbin, China, which held a free diving contest in their 20 foot deep, arctic temperature whale tank with seven divers who were not allowed to use breathing apparatus. The winning prize was to apply for a job as a whale trainer. Shit! What did the janitors have to do to apply for their jobs? Fight to the death with flaming mops?.  Continua...

Follow A fan screams and waves a Mexican flag to get attention from players leaving the field following the second half of the Mexico versus Canada CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer match Thursday, July 11, 2013, at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. Mexico led Canada 1 0 at the end of the first half and later won the game 2 0. Less.  Continua...

Follow Some schools require students to take classes in a wide range of areas during their first year or two. These schools are great for students who either want a well rounded education or are trying to figure out what area to focus on. Other schools let students just dive in to their chosen majors without a lot of other requirements. Bono educated those who weren’t familiar with her and […]

Follow The many health care providers that offer care for back pain end up costing us unnecessary dollars and perpetuating the notion that back pain needs treatment.Ultimately, this undermines the sufferer confidence in managing his or her own pain.Patients Take ControlThe best treatment for back pain is initiated, managed and maintained by the patient. It doesn involve any fancy treatment and consists mostly of restoring activities of daily living like […]

Follow The first pitch was a called strike on the inside corner. And with a 1 1 start on every batter, he was now 1 strike away from failure. But one more pitch was all Millz needed. Athletic shoe sales are soaring, at least on the Internet, the NPD Group reported this week. Sales grew 21 percent to $5 billion in the year ending in April compared with the previous […]

Follow This concept extends into your area of art as well. This is so simple but I needed to hear it from a friend and how it worked for him. My friend Ricardo wanted to publish a book of photographs. But I can faithfully bird watch with Hawk friends. I can walk this week in Seattle’s record breaking winter sunshine, while New England endures a colossal snowstorm crazy weather courtesy […]

Follow 1320: So, the gap to the eight man breakaway is falling constantly and is now under four minutes with 89km gone of the 201km. But the road is about to kick uphill as a series of three and four category climbs hove into view, which should spice things up a bit. Australian Matt Lloyd in the breakaway won the King of the Mountains jersey in this year’s Giro d’Italia.. […]

Follow Since their first single 20 years ago, the Backstreet Boys AJ McLean, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Kevin Richardson and Brian Littrell have recorded a dozen albums and sold more than 130 million of them worldwide. They’ve packed amphitheatres, broken records and danced shirtless in fake rain. Now, in the middle of their 20th anniversary world tour, BSB are headed to the silver screen with their documentary Backstreet Boys: Show […]

Follow “The things that I was told and that I had to do here have helped me (in the NFL), Freeman said. Was like a family thing. With guys like Mike McCullough, Rey Williams, Barrin Simpson, Stevie Baggs and (John) Chick taking me under their wings, I was able to grow up and be a professional..  Continua...