Who wins in the Formula 1 Vs. Champ Cars Drag Race?

Every now and then I am asked what the differences are between a Formula 1 chassis and a Champ Car. However, how many people really know what a Champ Car is? (As I am frequently asked to explain what they are) Unfortunately, most of today’s non-racing public only know what “RASSCAR” (Nextel Cup) is …

The gods of Olympus, Michael Phelps and the suckers

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,

The Barrettsmith Sisters: A Closer Look Behind the Curtain of American Idol

There’s no question that Spring Grove’s Brooke and Leah Barrettsmith had the adventure of a lifetime competing on Fox’s blockbuster American Idol television show. Before exploring your experiences, here is a brief overview of how the show works in case you’ve never seen the show. Before getting a plane ticket to Hollywood, a contestant must

Five Different Industrial Coatings to Increase Equipment Life Cycle

Industrial equipment is subjected to stress that ordinary people cannot imagine. Not only is the equipment being used unlike anything in the home, but it is often exposed to elements that would destroy household products. For this same reason, coatings are used to protect and extend the life of the equipment. Without these coatings, some

Fantasy Football Draft Picks: To Trade Or Not To Trade?

Trading draft order picks can be an interesting conundrum for many fantasy football players. This short article describes what it means to trade selections, why people do it, and when it makes sense for them to do it. Of course, this only applies to the traditional snake eraser format. Receiving your fantasy football draft pick

Dogs do the most cursed things – Part 2

This is Part 2 of a two-part article that describes some weird and fun things dogs do at home that can be fun for you. Let me restate the opening paragraphs of the Part 1 article: Anyone who has ever had the pleasure of keeping a dog in their home must marvel at some of

JT Thomas inducted into the Minor League Soccer News Hall of Fame

James “JT” Thomas, former linebacker for the West Virginia Mountaineers, will be inducted into the Minor League Soccer News Hall of Fame on Thursday, December 6, 2007 at the Oasis Resort Hotel & Casino in Mesquite, Nevada. Thomas’ nomination was reviewed by the MLFN Board of Directors, and he received notification of his acceptance on

Things to consider when choosing a YouTube video downloader

If you want to download your favorite YouTube videos, you can use a downloader. However, before choosing one, we suggest that you consider a few things. Although there are tons of options, most are useless. Once you’ve found the right platform, know that you won’t have to look for an alternative. In this article we