Shannon Brown Dunk or her training secret revealed

Shannon Brown’s dunks are as impressive as her vertical. The 24-year-old Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard has one of the tallest verticals in the NBA (44.5 inches)! And he’s only 6 feet 2 inches tall (not 6’4 ”). Of course, Brown was disappointing at this year’s NBA Slam Dunk Contest (February 2010). He didn’t even advance beyond the first round. […]

Sports give us original content

Think about it, most of our TV shows are basics or repeats at best. Our movies are all remakes and sequels. Where is the excitement and the unexpected? Sport is the answer. It is where we can go in search of original stories and events that will leave us blind. A final second goal in NHL overtime, or a Cinderella […]

Kenpo X review

You decided to do an hour of cardio several times a week to get your heart rate up and get fit. What are your options? Treadmill? Stationary bike? Elliptical? It’s no wonder you’re procrastinating. Let me introduce you to Kenpo X. Kenpo X is part of the world famous P90X fitness program. Put on loose-fitting clothes, grab the water and […]

The Olympian gods, Michael Phelps and the suction cups

Introduction The aliens at the Olympics have been incredible. We are fascinated with awe, admiration and respect for the incredible levels of sustained brutal training, laser focus, and genius skills exhibited by those who soared to Olympic heights, let alone scaled the summits called podiums. And then there are people like Katie Ledecky, Simone Biles, Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps, and […]

K-1: Past and Future

K-1: Past and Future or Japan and the greats In the 1990s, my Japanese friends at the dojo pestered me with questions about “Iron” Mike Tyson and his various returns from the penal system. Could Tyson have beaten a top Ali? No, I would say … have you ever seen Roy Jones fight? Floyd Mayweather? Invariably, his eyes searched the […]

Famous athletes who wore glasses

At some point along the lines, it became unattractive to wear recreational lenses (goggles) in sports. Sometime in the mid to late 1990s, people must have made an announcement that the people wearing them weren’t with the trendy crowd. Well I think that’s full mularkey. I mean, they chose that lifestyle. Wearing glasses is a lifestyle choice. This article pays […]

WOOOO! I’m going to make some cold calls today!

I am a fan of cold calling. There I said it. Cold calling isn’t as attractive as social selling, lifecycle messaging, or content marketing. – And despite what any hipster ‘customer success advocate’ tells you … Cold Calling is NOT dead. Before I interrupt the strength and ire of every mobile marketing Jedi in the galaxy … I want to […]