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The Missing Links: Your Work Is Killing Your Work Ethic

Worst. Financial. Decision. Ever. If you wonder why the US Postal Service is struggling, wonder no more. * Did This Post Take Your Computer 10 Minutes to Open? If so, your WiFi signal is weak. Here are 10 tips to kick it up a few notches. * Here’s Why You Don’t Get Anything Done At Work You [...]

What is the NFL Supplemental Draft?

Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor, who had been suspended for the first five games of the 2011 season for NCAA rules violations, announced Tuesday that he will enter the NFL’s supplemental draft rather than return to school. Here’s a brief history of the event. What is the supplemental draft and who is eligible for it? The supplemental [...]

Who Was John Heisman, and Why Does He Get a Trophy?

As the college football season rolls on, the favorites for the Heisman Trophy are beginning to pull away from the pack. Auburn’s Cam Newton and Boise State’s Kellen Moore may be dreaming of hoisting the trophy in December, but before anyone brings home the hardware, let’s answer a few questions about John Heisman and his [...]

11 Colleges That Changed Their Mascots

With college football season starting up, we thought it might be interesting to take a look back at a few colleges who have changed their nicknames or mascots. Here are a few squads that have changed mascots, either because of controversy or the emergence of a better alternative. 1. Dartmouth University The Ivy League school abandoned its [...]