Source: Business Insider
The Cleveland Cavaliers only have themselves to blame for LeBron James leaving for Miami in 2010. While owner Dan Gilbert called it a "cowardly betrayal" and fans ripped LeBron for his disloyalty, the truth is that the Cavs horribly mismanaged the LeBron era through a series of impatient trades for aging players, expensive free agent signings, and bad draft picks. They had the best player in the world, and they put a terrible supporting cast around him. The best player LeBron ever play ...
Full article at: Business Insider
10 hours ago, 11:58am CDT
Fourteen years ago, on his 28th birthday, Shaquille O’Neal scored 61 points against the Los Angeles Clippers.
It was the highest scoring game of his career and the most points scored in a single NBA game since Karl Malone scored 61 points 10 years earlier. O’Neal scored many of those points the way he scored most of his points, by using his mammoth frame to toss aside defenders and clear a path to the basket like an ice-breaker parting frozen sea.
After the game, a ...
Full article at: Miller-McCune
Jul 3 2014, 2:00pm CDT
Source: Big Government
British MPs and peers have lobbying for Britain to create business links with Iran, according to the Wall Street Journal. Former Foreign Secretary Jack Straw, Conservative MP Ben Wallace and former Chancellor Lord (Norman) Lamont have criticised U.S. sanctions against the nation and have also personally travelled to Iran to meet government officials. In January, the three men, accompanied by left-wing MP Jeremy Corbin, travelled to Tehran to meet President Rouhani’s chief of s ...
Full article at: Big Government
Jul 1 2014, 11:47am CDT
I talked yesterday about NYMag’s sycophantic, pro-Terry Richardson article. The piece was titled, “Is Terry Richardson an Artist or a Predator?” The piece attempted to dig into Terry’s sordid past with a sympathetic viewpoint. Terry had a chaotic childhood, and he likes teddy bears. He’s an artiste. Therefore he should be allowed to do whatever he wants without question … because ART.
One of the models mentioned in the piece was Jamie Peck. NYM ...
Full article at: Celebitchy.com
Jun 18 2014, 9:20am CDT