HOW WORLD’S HIGHEST-PAID FEMALE ATHLETE SPENDS CASH

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MARIA SHARAPOVA

How World’s Highest-Paid Female Athlete Spends Her Millions

By: Chris Ross
Posted: June 9, 2016
Tags: #Financial, #MariaSharapova, #HighestPaidFemaleAthlete
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Maria Sharapova — the highest-earning female athlete in the world — is keenly aware of her multi-million dollar brand. She even flirted with changing her last name to “Sugarpova.”

That money has allowed her to live a globetrotting lifestyle with fancy clothes, expensive cars, and a young new boyfriend.

Sharapova made $27.1 million last year.


Source: Forbes
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DISCONNECTED • OUT OF HAND

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Disconnected • Out of Hand
Post By: Chris Ross
Date: November 5, 2015, 23:30:45
Tags: Culture, Multimedia, Science, Technology
Hashtags: #Disconnect #OutOfHand #Unplug

A photographer edits out our smartphones to show our strange and lonely new world

Are you reading this on a handheld device? There’s a good chance you are. Now imagine how’d you look if that device suddenly disappeared. Lonely? Slightly crazy? Perhaps next to a person being ignored? As we are sucked in ever more by the screens we carry around, even in the company of friends and family, the hunched pose of the phone-absorbed seems increasingly normal.

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NFL GREG HARDY DOMESTIC-VIOLENCE PHOTOS

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NFL Greg Hardy Domestic-Violence Photos

Posted: November 6, 2015 22:45:00
Business Insider: Scott Davis
By: Chris Ross

Tags: Crime, General, Greg Hardy, Image, News, NFL, Domestic-Violence, Multimedia, Sports, Visual Media

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NFL Greg Hardy
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Deadspin’s Diana Moskovitz published a report Friday detailing Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy’s domestic-violence incident from 2014. Continue reading “NFL GREG HARDY DOMESTIC-VIOLENCE PHOTOS”

SCIENCE: 5 NOTABLES IN LONG-TERM COUPLES

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Science: 5 Notables in Long-Term Couples

By: Chris Ross
On: September 30, 2015
Posted: Business Insider
Tags: 5 Notables in Long-Term Couples, Culture, Psychological Science, Science, Shared Coordinative Structure

Being with someone for a long time changes the way you see the world. It also changes you. Everything from how you act to the way you think shifts in ever-so-slight ways.

And according to Joshua Wolf Shenk, the author of “Powers of Two,” these tiny shifts are also the catalyst for a different kind of thought process — a shared mind, so to speak — that allows couples (romantic or not) to come up with more creative solutions to problems than they’d ever think up on their own.

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