Columns

Columns

Ann Meyers Drysdale Has the Credentials of a Winner

By Harry Sneider Olympian, Superstars Winner, General Manager in the WNBA Harry Sneider with Ann Meyers Drysdale, a winner. -Photo by Sarah Sneider Miss Bodybuilding World Lynn Conkwright gave us a call to help her train for the ABC Superstars in 1982. This tiny lady was only 5’1”. She had muscles, charisma and the drive…

Columns

World’s Strongest Man Paul Anderson

By Herry Sneider His achievements have never been duplicated in the last 56 years. Olympic Champion Paul Anderson push pressing 585 lbs in 1956. -Courtesy Photo The London Olympics are now history. There are many valuable lessons one can learn from these wonderful Olympics. The big thing that I saw as a coach and a…

Columns

Ask Dr. Sarkar MD

Question 3: There are so many diets out there, I am confused. What should I be eating to lose weight? A.S., Monrovia, CA Answer: It is true that there are so many diets out there, that it is confusing for the consumer. What all diets have in common is that they reduce the number of…

Columns

Ocean-Front Charm and Baja Cuisine in Newport Beach

-Photo by Greg Aragon It hit me as I leaned back, sipping a cucumber -jalapeno margarita, and watching yachts bob in the water a few feet away. This was no ordinary excursion. The dinner I just had at SOL Cocina was Baja California cuisine at its best, and my room at the Newport Beach Hotel…

Columns

Speaking of . . .

By Dorothy Denne I have a good sense of humor but no matter how hard I laugh, life is still just one damn thing after another. Speaking of which, I need brakes. No, not on my car, on my scales. When I step on them that pointer is like a certain bunny we all know….

Columns

Opinion: Conway Asks SGVCOG for Financial Aid Despite Felony Charges – You’ve Gotta Be Kidding!

Conway Asks SGVCOG for Financial Aid Despite Felony Charges – You’ve Gotta Be Kidding! By Terry Miller San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments Executive Director Nick Conway, who was recently arrested and charged with multiple felonies, has reportedly made a unique request that the agency pay his legal defense against the conflict of interest charges…

Columns

Paraprosdokians

By Dorothy Denne What? You don’t know what a paraprosdokian is? Neither did I, nor did five different dictionaries I visited. According to an e-mail that I received, “it is a phrase or sentence that leads us down the garden path to an unexpected ending.” Well okay, let’s just take the senders word for it…

1 36 37 38 39 40 41