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The 7 best gift ideas for your gamer brother

“Are video games bad for you? That’s what they said about rock-n-roll,” said Shigeru Miyamoto, video game designer. For those who think that violent representation in video games may be the cause of so much violence in American schools, Marcus Brigstocke, an English comedian, brings us another point: “If Pac-Man had affected us as children, […]

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What’s up with the Super Bowl

The Super Bowl is the largest sporting event in the United States in terms of advertising revenue, viewership, and betting revenue for sportsbooks. The Super Bowl attracts nearly one hundred million television viewers in the US alone and approximately another fifty million viewers from the rest of the world. The figure for the US is […]

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What is the beef of the NFL against Twitter?

Social media has hit the big time. Since 2005, when MySpace really took off, more and more people are bypassing traditional sources of information (TV, radio, newspapers) in favor of cutting-edge websites that exude “hip,” “chic,” and “in.” How else can you explain the growth of YouTube, Facebook, and the latest social media darling, Twitter? […]

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Interview – Robert Harmon and Eric Red

[This interview took place in 1986.] the hitchhiker Directed by Robert Harmon Screenplay by Eric Red Breaking into Hollywood is rarely easy. It takes talent, persistence, determination and a lot of luck. Director Robert Harmon and screenwriter Eric Red have brought all of the above together to create the hitchhikera new thriller starring C. Thomas […]

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The way to win a championship

One thing I’ve noticed in sports is how hard it is to win a championship. In fact, it took the New York Yankees nine years to win another World Series championship. And they spend more money than any other sports organization. Winning a championship is like putting together a puzzle: many pieces are needed. Here […]

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Sports Betting – Reality vs. Expectations

Despite efforts by the US government to restrict Internet gambling, millions of dollars are still wagered every day on sporting events, poker, and online casinos. Estimates of the amount of money wagered annually on sporting events vary widely, but all estimators commonly agree that it is in the billions of dollars. Obviously, the Internet is […]