Man Scales Ski Lift, Frees Friend Hanging By His Neck Above The Snow

A professional slackliner in the right place at the right time rescued an unconscious friend hanging from a chairlift by his neck. On Wednesday morning, the unidentified backpack-wearing friend got tangled up as he attempted to get off the lift at Colorado’s Lenawee Mountain, the Arapahoe Basin ski area said in a statement. Workers stopped […]

Mega Events: Qatar is too hot, Beijing has no snow

By James M. Dorsey 2022 is promising to be the year of mega sporting events that potentially fly in the face of values professed by international sporting events and defy logic. Consensus is near unanimous that temperatures in Qatar are too high for a summer World Cup. Similarly, Beijing lacks the snow needed for a […]