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What’s A Sport And What’s Not A Sport?

CHEERLEADING

I recently overheard a VERY heated discussion as to whether cheerleading is a sport or not. Today, I just came across THIS story from Reddit. They polled people in hopes of determining which “sports“ are legitimate and which aren’t. Auto racing, bowling, Frisbee golf, kickball, dodgeball, roller derby and jai alai all garnered a majority of “yes, it’s a sport“ ... Read More »

Scrabble Adds 5,000 Words Including Selfie, Frenemy

SCRABBLE

The Fifth Edition of the Official Scrabble Player’s Dictionary will include 5,000-plus new words, including bromance, frenemy and selfie. This marks the first time that the game’s bible, created by Merriam-Webster, has been updated in nearly a decade. The new additions “go a long way toward bringing us closer to the language as it is currently spoken,“ said John Chew, co-president of ... Read More »