Before Snow Patrol and Franz Ferdinand led this latest wave of sonic Scots across the pond, Simple Minds and Big Country were topping U.S. charts with hits like “Don’t You Forget About Me.” Think about the commotion that those first two talented bands have made of late, then think about […]
Pros Don’t Bluff As Much As You Think
The ability to bluff your opponents with a poker face might seem a little fanciful, but bluffing isn’t really the way professional poker players make a living.
The George Mason High School freshman football team hosted Bull Run District rival Clarke County High School last week and lost 38-14. In the process the Mustangs lost team leader Misael Benitez for the rest of the season.
Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers
Press Pass: Exit Clov
The first thing you’ll notice about D.C.-based Exit Clov is their deeper-than-most lyrics. That’s saying something too, given that the band is fronted by the lovely twins, Emily and Susan Hsu.
Beating Up on the Weak Player
If someone describes your playing style as weak, you’re in lots of trouble. You’d better make changes to your game quickly to shed that reputation.
Where To Sit at the Poker Table?
While this may seem rather silly to some, there is actually merit to the question, “Where is the best place to sit at a poker table?”
Nothing Blue About Mystics Season
It has been one of the best seasons in Washington Mystics history. Playing with enthusiasm and intensity, they’re headed for the WNBA playoffs for only the fourth time in the team’s nine-year history.
Press Pass: The Yardbirds
For the legendary Yardbirds, there have been precious few constants to mark a career of change. Most of those notable changes have come to the band itself, where only Chris Dreja and Jim McCarty remain from a lineup that once included the likes of Keith Relf, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck […]