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Cassius Clay, Here I Come: Bob Dylan and Boxing

Fightland Blog<p>Back in 1961, a record exec named Lou Levy took Bob Dylan to Jack Dempsey’s restaurant on 58th and Broadway in New York to introduce the folk musician to the legendary boxer. Dylan recalls the encounter in his 2004 autobiography, Chronicles, Volume One.<p>Dempsey sized up the young man …

Boxing

5 Political Documentaries You Need To See

Jonathan Chinn and Simon Chinn, the award-winning producers behind Esquire Network's docu-series The Runner-Up, talk about the political films that influenced them.<p><i>Jonathan Chinn and Simon Chinn are producers (and cousins) who have won Academy Awards (Simon for</i> Searching for Sugar Man <i>and</i> Man on …

Government

Being Poor Affects Kids' Brains, Study Finds

Children raised in poor households have clear differences in the physical structures of their brains compared to wealthier children, a new study finds.<p>Brain scans of 1,099 children and teenagers in nine major cities shows the poorer kids have less surface area of the brain. This is important …

Humanity

Kansas Boy With Special Needs Told to Remove Varsity Jacket, Mom Says

A Kansas mom is outraged after her son, who has special needs, was forced by his school to remove his varsity letter jacket.<p>Jolinda Kelley of Wichita, Kansas, bought a varsity letter for her son Michael's letter jacket after he was recognized for participation for playing basketball, but she says …

High School

Here are the fastest growing and fastest shrinking counties in the US

America's population is always changing, and it develops in different ways in different parts of the country.<p>The US Census Bureau recently released its estimates of how the populations of America's counties and cities changed between July 1, 2013 and July 1, 2014.<p>This map shows the overall rate of …

Demographics

25 Logos by Ivan Bobrov

25 logos created over the past years by Russian graphic designer Ivan Bobrov.<p>After our post on Ivan Bobrov‘s colorful animal logos you could see that …

Graphic Design