Category Archives: Passion

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Egor: http://sites.psu.edu/egorivanov/2014/03/06/travel-guide-to-ukraine/ I think this was one of your better posts because you were able to talk about Ukraine very extensively due to your family connections there. I also think Ukraine is a interesting place to know about, due to … Continue reading

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What if…?

This post I am going to go in another direction and try something I’ve never really done. I enjoy doing it in my head, but I’ve never written about it. This post was spurred from ESPN’s 30 for 30 “Requiem … Continue reading

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Why I hate John Calipari and by association, Kentucky

I have been saving this post for a while. I was going to write about it earlier in the tournament, but I did not want to take away from the tournament itself, so I figured I’d hold off on posting … Continue reading

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The Final Four

March has finally come and gone. The excitement of the first two weekends are behind us. The clock has struck midnight for most of the Cinderella’s of the tournament. However, two remain. The University of Connecticut and University of Kentucky … Continue reading

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Phew!

I apologize for not being clear in my post last week. I hope I can clear some things up here. The physical structure of the tournament looks like this: (If you click on the picture, it will display bigger)   … Continue reading

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The Shockers Shocking the World

There is an interesting phenomena going on in the college basketball world currently. The only team who is still undefeated, the Wichita State Shockers, and who are deserving of the number one ranking in most of the poll ranking systems … Continue reading

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The Big 5

I’d like to apologize before this post gets underway. I forgot to mention one of the most significant rivalries in all of college sports. Duke and North Carolina in college basketball is just like Ohio State and Michigan in football … Continue reading

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The ASP World Championship: Down to the Wire

I wanted to start this week’s blog post by asking you guys, my many readers (I know there’s many out there you just don’t like voicing your opinion on my blog) are there any questions you have for me about … Continue reading

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Sustainability and Surfing: The Unavoidable Truth

In general, surfers are a very environmentally conscious group of people. They are very active in supporting many different environmental causes. Some examples of this are raising the awareness of the dolphin slaughter in Taiji, Japan or through Surfrider Foundation, … Continue reading

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“The End of the Road”

In this post, I am going to analyze my favorite wave in the world to watch, Teahupoo, Tahiti. Teahupoo is located on the southern coast of French Polynesia. Teahupoo translates directly to “the end of the road” because it is … Continue reading

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