Connor Threlkeld

Pit bull takes on pineapple

When I think about it, a pineapple is one of the weirdest things I've ever seen. Compared to most fruits, they're just bizarre looking. And apparently this pit bull agrees with me. 

Steven Schretzmann

Stay Safe While Running at Night

I do my long runs on weekends during daylight hours. If I want to run during the week, I have to run in the dark.


25 Gift Ideas Under $10 I’d Be Happy to Receive

Whenever I see a typical gift idea list, I have two immediate frustrations.

Connor Threlkeld

Laser weapons face sea trials

Somewhere in the Arabian Gulf lies the shattered remains of a speedboat and a drone aircraft. Equipment destroyed during demonstrations of the Navy's newest laser weapons system. 

Steven Schretzmann

5 Lessons Learned Running the Turkey Trot

Here are a few things I'll do differently during my next race.

Steven Schretzmann

The 10K is out of the way - I'm halfway there

I have officially reached the halfway point. After three months of training, I can now run 7 miles. With about three months until the GRU Augusta Half Marathon, I just need to double my distance. Ugh!


How to Prevent Financial Relapse

It’s a pretty common story. You have some debt. Maybe a big mortgage. You have a good job, but you want more. So you put some stuff on a credit card. You panic, but pay off enough debt that the crisis is averted. Then it happens again.

Connor Threlkeld

Eagle takes GoPro for a ride

As proof that almost anything can be made more interesting when you stick a GoPro on it, we present a bald eagle flying with a GoPro at an NFL game. 

Steven Schretzmann

Run six miles, injure toe, repeat

My big toes don't like it when I run long distances. Neither do I. 

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Kettle donations rise in 2014

After a disappointing showing last year, donations to the Salvation Army's local Red Kettle Campaign have risen nearly 20 percent in 2014.
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