By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz Speed skating is a dangerous, yet thrilling, sport to watch, but you know what would make it even better? Green shells, item boxes and banana peels. That’s right: Mario Kart. In a video titled, “Sochi 2014 – Speed Skating Double Dash Final,” filmmaker Michael Shanks edits a speed skating race […]

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By Danny McCarthy, Staff Writer @thedanosaurus 6. Simon Cowell had his baby: According to EOnline.com, the American Idol and X Factor judge has become a dad! Simon Cowell and his girlfriend Lauren Silverman had their first child together, a little boy. The baby, named Eric Selig Phillip Cowell, is named after Simon’s late father. The […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz Anyone who’s been watching the Olympics knows from endless P&G “Thank You, Mom” commercials that it takes an incredible amount of talent, parental support, time, hard work and dedication to make it to the Olympic Games. But what we tend to forget is that the cost of actually getting […]

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By Vitalik Schafer, Staff Writer @Vitalgrodno Businessweek is calling the Sochi Olympics the most expensive in history, topping out with $51 billion spent. As you can tell from the high cost, Russia invested more than what it would cost to just build a venue for the winter sports. Recent news stories about the Olympics have not been […]

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