On my first day at Shichahai Sports School, the elite athletic academy in Beijing, Coach Chang introduces me to his ping-pong class. “We have a new American student,” he says, peering out from behind the prescription sunglasses he wears indoors. As all eyes turn toward me, I feel a rush of nerves. It’s like day one of kindergarten again, only this time I have chest hair. “He claims he’s been playing for more than ten years,” Chang goes on, “but from what I’ve seen, it looks more like ten days.” The class erupts into high-pitched giggles.
That’s way harsh, dude.
It took a lot of guts to do what this young man did. They also offered him 20k in hush money. Fabulous. The proof in my opinion here is that...Read More
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
The pilot of that plane should have his license yanked. This was one of the closest, most harrowing brushes with
Over the weekend the first major on-track accident of the 2015 Sprint Cup Unlimited occurred sending Greg Biffle into the
The terrifying moment a skier lunged down a VERTICAL run in a 5 ft-wide crevice in the Alaskan wilderness and survived to tell the tale [Video]
“I’m getting a little nervous,” he says. You’ve got to be kidding me. It’s an incredible stunt and gets him