Posts tagged "Twitter"

Soccer Player Fired for Homophobic Tweet

Sure, Lee Steele is a small fish in a small pond. And at 38, Steele, a striker for the non-league club Oxford City FC  — a club that would, by its size and fan base, be considered semi-professional in the US– ain’t no Chad Ochocinco. But with a storied  15-year career, in which he scored... Read more »

Chicago Marathon Offers "Runnerds" and Beginners a Life Transformation

Chicago Marathon Offers "Runnerds" and Beginners a Life Transformation
Adults can pick up sports pretty easily. Some jump into the office softball team. For others, flag football offers an opportunity to play outside and break a sweat. But deciding to run a marathon usually entails more of a life transformation. Molly Conway Alvarez, 39, was always reasonably athletic throughout her life. But that was... Read more »

Social Media Stars Clash in Chicago's Downtown Dash

Social Media Stars Clash in Chicago's Downtown Dash
And you thought you were the Mayor of your hometown pizzeria. Try tackling the entire Chicago Loop and then some. Tomorrow on Saturday, September 10, 2011, social media’s savviest gurus will compete head-to-head in teams of two as they navigate their way around downtown Chicago. They will be seeking scavenges, looking for money saving clues... Read more »
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