dad bod showing off with his kids

dad bod: body shaming our fathers?

last year dad bod was one of the most talked about new expressions in the english language. the phrase refers to men who are somewhat (a little) fit but not completely obsessed with exercise and the appearance of their bodies.  despite the “dad”, it is often applied to men

ravens head coach john harbaugh and eric weddle

eric weddle fits in with the ravens

one of the key free agent signings for the baltimore ravens during the offseason was safety eric weddle.  he had an important interception in baltimore’s 25-20 come from behind victory over the cleveland browns last weekend. weddle and ravens head coach john harbaugh both have a hard-working

josh gad and kevin hart doing the dougie in the wedding ringer--embedded questions

embedded questions in songs u know

embedded questions, also called indirect questions, can be tricky for efl students. when a question is preceded by a short phrase, an embedded question is created. embedded questions are not always questions; frequently they are statements.  in embedded questions, the subject should come before the verb. direct questions,

trump got the best of mexican president enrique peña nieto

peña nieto invited trump to los pinos. wtf

republican presidential candidate donald trump‘s surprising visit to mexico last week provoked a strong negative reaction from the mexican public. trump’s insults against mexicans, and his campaign promises to deport undocumented mexicans in the u.s. and construct a wall between the u.s. and mexico paid for by mexico made him

pokemon go

faith ekakitie’s nasty pokemon go experience

three things i wanted to talk about here on police brutality against black people in the u.s., pokemon go and iowa hawkeye football, all came together in an unusual incident this summer that thankfully ended without violence. iowa hawkeye defensive tackle faith ekakitie was surrounded and searched

remember second place

nobody remembers second place

nobody remembers second place is a common expression used to motivate competitors to accept nothing less than a victory.  it is also the title of the latest video on the richyrocks youtube channel. if the celebration of silver (and bronze) medalists at the olympics in rio

kaepernick defends his protest

kaepernick sitting down

san francisco 49ers quarterback colin kaepernick has been trending since last friday. jason johnson‘s article on explains why. after what would be an otherwise totally unremarkable preseason football game between the san francisco 49ers and the green bay packers, some intrepid cameraperson noticed that

lochte pointing at the gold medal he won in rio

ryan lochte’s bad night in rio

ryan lochte is one of the most decorated olympians ever.  but his presence at the rio olympics will be forever connected to the altercation he and three teammates had at a gas station. ryan lochte pointing at what made him famous. lochte’s original explanation of the incident

lupita gonzalez repping uaem at the olympics

an intriguing and glorious olympic moment

watching the olympics and rooting for the united states is not the same experience as watching the olympics and rooting for mexico. lord knows i carry both countries in my heart, and it’s obvious as an olympic gymnast’s dick that my statement is not controversial in the

a delta airlines plane

delta airlines computer outage

delta airlines has lost a lot of money this week. dow jones news service reported that they suffered a meltdown of [their] passenger-reservations computer system monday, causing hundreds of canceled flights and shining another light on the airline industry’s aging technology. meltdown is total failure.  shining a light