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FASHION

Get Fit or Get fat launches fall fitness line

Posted  September 27, 2013  by  Jon E. Garrett

Get Fit or Get Fat CEO Iriel Franklin, who had a hand in designing all of her signature line – often coming up with the vision in her head then collaborating with an experienced designer to complete each piece – said the signature hoodies are her favorite new item. “They just really sum up the […]

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NEWS

The REBELLION has begun

Posted  September 18, 2013  by  Jon E. Garrett

It’s been awhile since I’ve graced these electronic pages with my presence and for that I am truly sorry, but sometimes a man has to put one passion on hold while he builds bridges toward the future. That’s what 2014 has been about for me, expanding on existing dreams, working towards new ones and setting the […]

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TECHNOLOGY

Custom-made man: Oscar Cordova wants to change the way you see your iPhone

Posted  January 21, 2013  by  Jon E. Garrett

What does it take to be a trailblazer – Is it a unique idea, or just the will to execute one? Oscar Cordova did not take the traditional path to business success. The 29-year-old Garland Texas native doesn’t have a MBA – or a college degree for that matter, but what he does have is […]

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College Football

Some football talk to start the new year with my favorite Australian sports blog

Posted  January 6, 2013  by  Jon E. Garrett

hashtagsportsau: #Sports Podcast – Episode #1 We talk #FOOTBALL with former Longhorn linebacker Jon Garrett #NFL #Playoffs #CollegeFootball #JohnnyManziel #Romo #Tebow #RayLewis #RG3 #RussellWilson #HASHTAGSPORTS

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LIFE

Tupac breaks down the Jewish tradition of Hanukkah

Posted  November 30, 2012  by  Jon E. Garrett

With December just a day away people are starting to get into the holiday spirit Christmas trees are sprouting up everywhere, “The Nutcracker” is being staged at venues around the country and you can’t walk into a mall without hearing a Christmas jingle or two. There are, however, many among us who see the hubbub around them but either […]

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Lance Armstrong has 99 problems but humility ain’t one

Once a promising triathlete and cyclist from Plano, Texas, Lance Armstrong never lived up to his full potential. Following some early successes in both sports – including two national sprint-course triathlon championships as ...
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Chris Brown drama hits new low point in Sweden

Less than 24 hours after Rihanna told Andy Cohen – host of Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live” that her famous former (and widely speculated to be current) paramour Chris Brown is “pretty dope” in an interview on the ...
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Troubled Trojan manipulates USC’s balls, school fined

I believe you should never touch another man’s balls unless you’re fully prepared to deal with the consequences. What you do with your own, however, is between you and your god – unless of course you play college football...
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Girl QB schools the boys at their own game

Now that the election is over it is time for this fractured nation to once again come together. Nothing unites Americans like sports, particularly football. So, in the spirit of unity I present Sam Gordon. Playing this season i...
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