Worst Call Ever Costs Seahawks Super Bowl
Written by Steve Dowling on 2015-02-02
Arguably the worst call in the history of sports essentially caused the Seattle Seahawks to lose Super Bowl 49. Sitting on the one yard line with 50 seconds to go and a timeout, Seattle chose to not run the ball with running back Marshawn Lynch, even though he was in full beast mode.
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll took blame for the call, although he defended it by saying they wanted to waste a down...(Read More)
United States Newspapers Serving Over 100000
Written by Steve Dowling on 2014-11-26
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of major newspapers serving cities in the United States with populations over 100,000.
Anchorage Daily News
Ann Arbor, Michigan
The Ann Arbor News
Marietta Daily Journal
Is A Google Glass Going Down?
Written by Steve Dowling on 2014-11-22
Wearable innovation took a hit this previous week after numerous started announcing the clear downfall of Google Glass. When the "hot new thing," Glass has had an extreme time after Reuters reported numerous engineers had quit building programming for the contraption.
Google immediately attempted to get before the funeral car, demanding it hadn't surrendered Glass.
"Google stays resolved to...(Read More)
Buffalo Gets Hit With Lake Effect Snow Blast
Written by Steve Dowling on 2014-11-19
The suburbs south and east in Buffalo were hit with an historic lake effect snow storm on the night of Monday November 16th, 2014. While the Buffalo Metro area and northern suburbs will probably only end up with approximately 10 inches of snow for the week, some area of Erie County will be around 75 inches of snow. This is approximately the annual average snowfall for the entire year.
Through Wednesday...(Read More)
6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Northern California
Written by Steve Dowling on 2014-08-24
A 6.0 magnitude earthquake rumbled in Napa and San Francisco early Sunday morning on August 24th. While California gets multiple earthquakes every day being directly on a fault line, most are not even noticeable. Today's was the strongest earthquake in Northern California in 25 years, since the devastating earthquake in 1989.
This earthquake caused damage to buildings in Napa and San Francisco,...(Read More)
Thoughts On Richard Sherman
Written by Steve Dowling on 2014-01-19
Richard Sherman is a tremendous football player. He may very well be the best cornerback in the NFL, as he claims to be. The play he made to virtually end the NFC Championship game against San Francisco was outstanding. However, his actions from there on out were not classy.
After the Seahawks intercepted the ball in the end zone, Sherman followed his celebration by running over to taunt wide receiver...(Read More)
Colorado School Shooter Turns Gun On Self
Written by Steve Dowling on 2013-12-13
A Colorado student, Karl Halversen Pierson, age 18, who may have been seeking revenge against a teacher barged into Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colorado with a shotgun on Friday. He set off an explosive device and opened fire, wounding one student.
The gunman then turned the shotgun on himself and died at the scene. A 15-year-old girl was in critical condition at a local hospital; another...(Read More)
Florida State Meets Auburn For NCAA Championship
Written by Steve Dowling on 2013-12-08
The Florida State Seminoles, ranked number 1 in the nation, will face the Auburn Tigers in the BCS National Championship game in Pasadena. The Seminoles defeated the Duke Blue Devils 45-7 in the ACC Championship game to make the national title gamel. Auburn defeated Missouri in the SEC Championship game behind 545 yards rushing, including over 300 from running back Tre Mason. Ohio State had been the...(Read More)
Something Has To Be Done About Gun Control
Written by Steve Dowling on 2013-10-25
There have been too many teenage shootings in the recent months. By this, I do not mean teenagers being shot, but teenagers and even younger doing the shooting. Recently, a seventh grader opened fire in Nevada, shooting 3 people, including a fatal shot to his 45-year old math teacher. One of the students that was shot and survived said that he did not think the boy was being bullied and did not know...(Read More)