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San Diego Padres

In 1968, the San Diego Padres came to life as the city was awarded a National League franchise during owners meetings in Chicago. As expected, the first five years of the San Diego Padres’ existence are difficult in the win-loss column, but things gradually start to work out in 1974 when Ray Kroc, the founder […]

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Brett Favre, the media pimp

Unless you live a completely media-free life (in which case you wouldn’t be reading this), you’ve heard the latest Brett Favre news. Doctors have told the Minnesota Vikings quarterback that if he returns for a 20th professional season, he will need surgery on his left ankle. According to multiple reports, Favre faces a choice: undergo […]

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The ten best footballers of all time

The top ten soccer players of all time should be based on greatness, popularity, impact, and achievement. In today’s world, determining the best soccer players is a difficult task to accomplish. Such is the range of talented footballers from almost every corner of the world that it is very difficult to conclude who are the […]

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Healthy Aging: Centenarians and older adults can live healthy, active, fulfilling lives, and so can you.

Studies of centenarians and supercentenarians have taught us more than we knew before about the aging process and what keeps us alive. Four Blue Zones, regions of the world with the oldest inhabitants, have been identified. These four areas are: Okinawa, Japan; Sardinia, Italy; Loma Linda, California., and the Nicoya Peninsula in Costa Rica. o […]