Talented Athletes Who Are Currently In Prison

It’s a hard fall from the glories of the sporting world to the terrifying and often demeaning world of prison. Here are some athletes who have unfortunately ended up behind bars since their playing days have ended. Javaris Crittenton had the potential to be a major NBA star. He was a standout at Southwest Atlanta…

FIFA World Cup 2018™: Story of Qualification Part 3

Finally Europe, where two teams were controversially making their debut. After years of legal battles, mainly opposed by the Spanish, Gibraltar was finally granted membership of FIFA. And there was late changes to the groups after UEFA and FIFA controversially recognised Kosovo too. Two decades ago the tiny nation fought a war of independence against…

Sarajevo: Olympic City Under Siege

DREW VO: I’m Drew Scanlon. I’m exploring the world through the lens of games, and I’m doing it with the support of people like you on Patreon. Help us out at Patreon.com/ClothMap DREW VO: Video games often task us with waging war. But sometimes you get a game like This War of Mine that focuses…

CGRundertow JET MOTO for PlayStation Video Game Review

If the mid 90s video games were right, then car racing is going to be obsolete in the coming years. People are going to continue to race, but only in new fancy hover vehicles. One of the best examples of the possible future of racing was Jet Moto, which imagined the future of motocross racing…

Owner Interview: 1936 Joe Fortenberry Olympic Gold Medal

APPRAISER: This is by far the most important U.S. gold medal that we’ve seen come in at the sport’s table at ANTIQUES ROADSHOW. GUEST: Oh boy. APPRAISER: I would put a value of this at auction of $100,000 to $150,000. GUEST: Wow. I was right more or less. Thank you. That is incredible. APPRAISER: You…

The Curious Case of Shizo Kanakuri’s 1912 Olympic Marathon Run

When it comes to Olympic level track and field events, history tends to only remember those who ran the fastest, jumped the farthest and pushed themselves further than their peers. Shizo Kanakuri is an apparent exception to that rule because he’s fondly remembered for having the worst official time of any Olympic marathon runner in…

RMS Olympic RMS Titanic HMHS Britannic

RMS Olympic, RMS Titanic and HMHS Britannic were three sister which built by White Star Line Company Titanic was the second one of these ships and she was the largest ship December 16 in 1908 RMS Olympic was started build October 20 in 1910 launch to sea May 31 in 1911 the ship finished June…