The Quarterback That Only Knew 15 Plays

Being a Denver Broncos fan, it pains me to say that the Oakland Raiders have had a respectable season this year.  Last week the Raiders brought in quarterback Carson Palmer from the Cincinnati Bengals.  Palmer has had a decent career but hadn’t played in a while.  Not to mention that had only been with the…

Roger Staubach

Roger Staubach is most famously known for his achievements as the quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys in the 1970’s.  During his career, he was a six-time pro bowler and led his team to two Super Bowl Championships, one of which he was the Super Bowl MVP.  Staubach admitted at one point how challenging it was…

Trapped At Sea

It was a sailor’s worst nightmare.  There are plenty of things to fear in the sea, but this one is unlike any other.  It is known as the doldrums.  These parts of the sea are entirely without wind or any other way of moving boats dependent on the sea breeze.  You may have seen this…

Getting Fat on Purpose

  As I was combing through the current events, I stumbled upon a shocking story about a guy who is trying to get fat on purpose.  This isn’t just any man either, he is a personal trainer and a guy who is normally very healthy and in shape.  Drew Manning decided in May to spend…

4 Secrets of Optimistic People

Sin.  Bad economy.  Family problem.  Health issues.  Accidents. There are countless problems in our lives right now.  People deal with troubling circumstances everyday.  People typically react with a negative attitude to these issues.  Too often though, people take this negative attitude and make it part of their personality.  Another term for this is pessimism.  With…

Memory Almost Full

Anyone who has a cell phone has probably seen the warning, “Memory almost full,” or at least something similar.  For me, it always seems to come at a time when I’m waiting for something important to be sent to my phone.  With so many phone capabilities these days (text messaging, pictures, data streaming, apps, etc),…

Meerkats

For years these cute, cuddly looking animals have captivated people.  From shows like Animal Planet’s Meerkat Manor to characters like Timon on The Lion King, people just like meerkats.  Besides their cute appearance, meerkats are very fascinating animals.  Why?  Because there are few animals that work together as well as meerkats. Meerkats live in groups,…