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Bowling

July 25, 2016

Historical Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Bowling

By Ismael J. Ramos-Peñaherrera

July 25, 2016

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In 1930, British anthropologist Sir Flinders Petrie, along with a team of archaeologists, discovered various primitive bowling balls, bowling pins, and other materials in the grave of a protodynastic Egyptian boy dating to 3200...

Don Carter:

Ismael J. Ramos-Peñaherrera

July 25, 2016

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Donald James Carter was a legend in the world of bowling. He was a six-time bowler of the year, a 10-time All-American, and was a founding member of the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) in 1958. He was so good he was...

Ancient Herbology

Shanelle Smith

July 25, 2016

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Many think of technology like pregnancy tests as a modern day invention when in fact Egyptians created a pregnancy test in 1350 B.C. In order to determine if a woman was pregnant, Egyptian herbalists would soak bags of wheat and...

Hollywood’s Voodoo

Shanelle Smith

July 25, 2016

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Traces of the voodoo religion have appeared in Hollywood movies giving society a glimpse on how the spiritual practice works.  Eve’s Bayou, a movie released in 1997 provides an illustration that closely resembles the Voudon...

Fighter Spotlighight:

Eliezer Flores

July 25, 2016

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The spotlight befalls one of the students of the grappling game, Jose “The Gorilla” Rosado. He is 24 years old from the state of New Jersey. A graduate of Ramapo College of New Jersey with a Bachelor's in Business Management....

The Royal Family in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Eliezer Flores

July 25, 2016

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The United Arab Emirates is the setting for many different sporting events around the world. From PGA (golf) to Formula One (racing) many sports hold events in UAE.  Since 1998, it’s been home to the most prestigious tournament...

Battle for the Acronym:

James Baginski

July 25, 2016

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In February 2002, the English Court of Appeal upheld a ruling made by the English High Court regarding an October 2001 case involving the World Wide Fund for Nature and the World Wrestling Federation. The wildlife conservation...

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