Shakespeare Ugly Stik

Tough. Indestructible. To describe a fishing rod, those are uncommon words. But they fit the Ugly Stik. When you’ve been ugly for 37 years, the name and the reputation stick. That’s right. The Shakespeare Ugly Stik has been around since 1976. That’s when broken rod tips virtually became a thing of the past. It’s when […]

Abu Garcia For Life

Superior. Renowned. Legendary. Each of these words defines Abu Garcia. From its inception on the banks of the Mörrum River in Svängsta, Sweden, Abu Garcia, then AB Urfabriken, has grown to become a reel powerhouse. Coveted by fisherman spanning the globe, it’s obvious that at Abu Garcia fishing is life, and life is fishing. A […]

Ignorance Isn’t Bliss – It’s Ignorance

  Ignorance Isn’t Bliss – It’s Ignorance   Very recently headlines emerged about the latest NFL player to ‘allegedly’ take another human being’s life. If you were watching your TV sets at the time, on another station there was a man being tried for killing another young man, which brought the bigotry debate once again […]

Social Media is the Goliath in the Small Business World

  Social Media is the Goliath in the Small Business World By Harmony Nolan Social media is global; this is a fact. But when dissecting the world of social networks – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, mobile apps, and so on – there is a certain country that is far ahead of the pack when it […]

The Wimbledon Greats

  The Wimbledon Greats   In this Wimbledon we watched the ‘best’ disappear right before our eyes. We watched underdogs strike; we watched the Brits return with a vengeance after 77 years; and we watched fans with wide eyes wondering what the heck just happened, as their most beloved players fell.   In fact, Serena […]

Wimbledon Wrap-Up: Talk About a Shocker

  Wimbledon Wrap-Up: Talk About a Shocker   Yes, the winners were beyond happy. But it may just be the failures and surprises that this Wimbledon brought that will be remembered by one and all.   When it comes to the men, the British are cheering today. Wimbledon – their reign, their pride – they […]

Thrilling Moments Have Been Made in Hockey History

  Thrilling Moments Have Been Made in Hockey History But this New Battle Has Brought Even More   The Blackhawks may lead 3-2 coming into tonight’s game, but if there’s one thing that this Stanley Cup finals has proven, it’s that the Cup is still very much up for grabs. This series has felt like […]

Can RG3 Stop an Age-Old Debate?

  Can RG3 Stop an Age-Old Debate?  by Amy Lignor Who can even remember when this began; the never-ending debate about the racist name of the ‘Redskins?’ It’s hard to think back that far; but it seems like the beginning of the Jurassic period that groups have been annoyed, frustrated, angry about the ‘bigotry’ that […]

Tim Tebow: You Haven’t Seen the Last of Me

  Tim Tebow: You Haven’t Seen the Last of Me  By Patrick Qualls Have any opinion you want. America. Free will. You know the drill. Let’s start with that. You can be a hater. Or, you can be a fan who’s extremely angry that when Tim Tebow marched out on the field he couldn’t get […]

Stanley Cup Finals Looks Like Clash of the Titans on Ice

  Stanley Cup Finals Looks Like Clash of the Titans on Ice By Amy Lignor Oh, yeah. Hockey always gives some thrills and some chills – we all know this. It may take a great deal of time to see a ‘wowzer’ in tennis or golf, but hockey brings it slamming right at you.   […]