South Florida Sporting News

Submitted by ub on Sun, 04/18/2021 - 15:41

Back in 2004 The Florida Department of State trademarked Miami as the ‘"Gateway to the Americas." They also trademarked ‘Gateway of the Americas’ with the United States Patent and Trademark Office in order to prevent other cities from using the phrase. 

According to published reports, the new slogan is part of the state’s drive to have Miami selected as the location for the permanent headquarters of the proposed Free Trade Area of the Americas. 

We Need More Education

Submitted by ub on Sun, 04/18/2021 - 15:12

Educating graduates and undergraduates is a central part of my development as an academic. I've been fortunate enough to have a wide variety of teaching experiences in New York, Georgia, Indiana, Florida, and California.

Pompeo Pig?

Submitted by ub on Sun, 04/18/2021 - 04:24

Could there be an unethical government version of Peppa? The long-running children's series following the mishaps of Peppa Pig?

Or could he be more like Pompous Pompeo the public servant who is out to serve himself, just like his boss who never really wanted to drain the swamp, but to make a fortune while in office?

USA Alphabet Rock

Submitted by ub on Sat, 04/17/2021 - 21:35

The USA has 50 states so far, although there is a move underway to change that with Washington, DC, and perhaps others. 

Can you figure out which letter is completely missing from all the states? There are 50 states, only 25 letters. Which one of them has bee totally forgotten?

The modern English alphabet is a Latin alphabet consisting of 26 letters, each having an upper- and lower-case form.

Bullish on China?

Submitted by ub on Sat, 04/17/2021 - 21:05

Did you know that Chinese companies are required to share information and data with the Chinese government upon request?

Fun in The Sun

Submitted by ub on Sat, 04/17/2021 - 16:31

The beach has s special power to heal and recharge us, which is why so many look to it when dreaming about our next tropical escape. 

American Lawman Merrick Garland

Submitted by ub on Sat, 04/17/2021 - 04:28

There is a brand new sheriff in town who was appointed by President Biden. He vows to clean up the messes made by that last guy.

Merrick Brian Garland is a USA attorney and a jurist serving as the 86th United States attorney general since March 2021. He served as a United States circuit judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit from 1997 to 2021.

Castro Communism No, Cuba Si

Submitted by ub on Fri, 04/16/2021 - 08:29

Raul Castro has announced that he is stepping down and making room for his hand-picked BFF, who some say is much more. To me, it is difficult to imagine Fidel’s younger brother stop bending over and letting someone else take over so he can be doing what he likes. Cuba si, Comunimso no!

Wendy and Neeraj Replace SueZ Q

Submitted by ub on Thu, 04/15/2021 - 20:18

In apparent damage control, CBS has combined news and TV stations, with Neeraj Khemlani Wendy McMahon to lead a new division. 


Submitted by ub on Thu, 04/15/2021 - 06:03

There is a new Sheriff in town and his name is POTUS. This one is much different than the last one who bowed to Putin. President Joe Biden has announced from The Whitehouse that he has leveled an array of sanctions against the Russian government for placing bounties on USA troops, its attempted interference in the 2020 American presidential election, occupation of the Crimea, and other malign activities by the Communists.