Not Par for the Course

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Several years ago, good friends of the family purchased a beautiful home in a secluded, wooded area in northern Michigan. They had a nice big backyard, beyond which was the 17th hole of a famous golf course. [ Read More ]

Training Brain

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I believe if you asked most marathon runners, they would say the actual race is the fun part of the experience. The training to get you ready for that day? Not so fun. [ Read More ]

What’s Your Favorite Machine at the Gym?

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A few days ago I met a friend of mine that I hadn’t seen in many years. [ Read More ]

The Best Defense [VIDEO]

The Big Milkshake remembers the time he was in a sparring match that inadvertently went well for him. Was it his offense? His defense? How did he win? [ Read More ]

Faulty Cheerleader Pyramid [PODCAST]

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Diane tells the story of being a cheerleader in high school. Everything is going fine until one pyramid formation goes awry! [ Read More ]

Country Baseball

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Growing up on the West Side of Chicago in the early 40’s was an adventure in itself. Being the children of parents who lived through the Great Depression, we didn’t have the niceties or advantages of the children of today, but we had a closeness of family and friends that bring back warm memories that can never be … [ Read More ]

What A Demotivating Work Out

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April 1– Dear Diary, I really, really, (did I say really?), do not like to work out.  Never liked aerobic exercise, never will.  No “runner’s high” for me.  Nothing of the sort.  Not even sure I really believe in the existence of the “runner’s high.”  [ Read More ]

Five Dollars [PODCAST]

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Sean tells a hilarious true story about the wonderful world of independent pro wrestling. It’s not as glamorous as it may seem, but the stories are good! [ Read More ]

My One and Only Touchdown

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It was 1st and 10 on the opposing team’s forty yard line; they were trailing by a field goal. The defensive coach came down the sideline and pointed at me, and said, “You…” He hesitated, trying to remember my name. [ Read More ]

The Hulk Played Golf

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The is a photo of what must have happened while The Incredible Hulk played a game of golf. It doesn’t look like things went too smoothly. [ Read More ]

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