Federer and Brady

What a pleasure it is to watch these two guys playing at the top of their respective games. Roger Federer, the worlds number one tennis player capped off his fourth consecutive season as the top ranked played in the world by winning his fourth Masters Cup final in five years Sunday in Shanghai, and he […]

Italian Football Needs to Get It Together

Italy is home of the reigning World Champions and reigning Champions League holders, AC Milan, along with many of the worlds greatest players playing throughout Serie A, including perhaps the worlds best in Brazilian playmaker, Kaka. Kaka was recently quoted as saying that he and other top international players currently playing in Italy would and […]

Nokia Media Event Last Night

Last night I participated in a great media event for the new Nokia N95 phone at the top of Rockefeller Center which overlooks all of Manhattan. It was a first class event featuring media from all over. I did an on camera interview with Dow Jones and met with several print magazine editors including Budget […]

Review of American Gangster

Those of you that know me, know that I am a huge movie buff. I have an extensive DVD collection, am an Oscar historian and I watch a lot of movies. The problem I have noticed in recent years is that movies these days stink. I can’t even tell you how many times in the […]

Race to the Rock

This morning and afternoon I took part in a public relations event for a new phone from Nokia. The phone is the N95 and the event was arranged as a battle between extreme travelers from all over using the revolutionary GPS system on the new phone to do certain tasks like in the Amazing Race. […]

* Marks the Spot

News broke yesterday that Barry Bonds says he will forfeit his future induction into the Hall of Fame if the Hall accepts and displays his record breaking 756th home run ball that was recently bought at auction by fashion designer Marc Ecko. The reason is because Ecko, after a much publicized online vote, will brand […]

Issues With The United Nations

The United Nations (UN) is an international organization whose stated aims are to facilitate cooperation in international law, international security, economic development, social progress and human rights issues. The United Nations was founded in 1945 to replace the League of Nations, in the hope that it would intervene in conflicts between nations and thereby avoid […]

The 2007 World Series

This years World Series will be a tough one for me for a few reasons. First, the Red Sox are in the World Series. Second, for the first time since 1998, I will be out of town for the Series and will have to watch the games starting at 1:30am in the UK. I had […]

Rugby World Cup Final Set

A battle of Rugby titans is all set for Saturday night in Paris in the World Cup Final. Defending champions England will face 1995 champions South Africa in a real grudge match between Commonwealth heavyweights. As usual, this event will be about much more than just the match.

FIFA 30-Strong Short List Announced

FIFA, the worlds soccer governing body released their 30-strong man short list for the 2007 FIFA World Player of the Year Award to be handed out in December. This list is then narrowed down by voters as they select the top 3 players to attend a black tie ceremony in Zurich at the end of […]