Category Archives: Lifestyle

Aussie Vs. Aussie: Thanasi Wins

On Thursday, Bernard Tomic, 22, and Thanasi Kokkinakis, 19, faced off in an all-Australian clash at Roland-Garros. Kokkinakis won the match 3-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 8-6. But the real prize? A very likely third-round audience with world No 1 Novak … read more »

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Are Hedge Funds Worth More Than Kindergartens?

How could anyone look at our financial system and call it a free market? read more »

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Roland Garros Win Of The Day: Jack Sock defeats Grigor Dimitrov

With an early break in the third set, American Jack Sock, ranked 37th in the world, created a new challenge for himself—could he maintain the high standard of tennis he had played thus far against 11th-ranked Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria? … read more »

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Yesterday in a Small Town in Pennsylvania

It is up to each one of us to resist the attacks against our freedoms, to say, “NO” whenever those freedoms are threatened, and to resist any attempts to regulate those freedoms, even when these attempts are cloaked in unjust law read more »

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Encore, On Court: It’s French Open Time

Poor Rafael Nadal. The presumed King of Roland Garros is not going to win again this year. Nadal is simply not playing championship-level tennis lately. There… my one prediction has been published. It is not possible to predict much else … read more »

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The International Tennis Hall of Fame Museum Reopens With A Federer Hologram

After three years of planning and a $3 million renovation, the Museum at the International Tennis Hall of Fame re-opened to the public today. During your visit to the upcoming Hall of Fame Tennis Championships (July 11-19), why not stop … read more »

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JACK SOCK: 2015 U.S. Men’s Clay Court Champion!

Jack Sock won his first ATP World Tour title at the Fayez Sarofim & Co. U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship on Sunday. In the all-American final, he beat eighth-seeded Sam Querrey 7-6 (7), 7-6 (2), and became only the sixth … read more »

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Jack Sock Reaches U.S. Clay Court Championship Final Four

With a solid 6-4 6-4 victory over Santiago Giraldo from Columbia, American Jack Sock has advanced to the semifinals of the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship in Houston. In doing so, Sock has continued a 15-year stretch in which at … read more »

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Jack Sock Reaches U.S. Clay Court Championship Quarterfinals

With a silent drop shot early on in the first game of the match, Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut made it clear that red clay was his stage. Still, American Jack Sock fought hard and cultivated enough mental power to match … read more »

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U.S. Clay Court Championship Thursday: Isner Debuts

At least two or three times a day so far this week, I’ve had a tennis fan watching a match here at the U.S. Clay Court Championship ask me when John Isner would be playing. Whether it’s his big kick … read more »

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