Summer Olympics

Chances Make Champions: Analyzing Simone Biles’ Relentless Return to Gymnastics

Her return to the sport gave her a chance to think about competing in the 2024 Paris Olympics in which she is considering allowing her to include another aspect to her outstanding accomplishments and elevate her legacy even further. Biles commented on The Today Show on how she feels about having this opportunity to assess.

‘SNL’ Star Leslie Jones Drops Raw Memoir Mixed with Life Advice

Leslie Jones wants to set one thing straight in her memoir: She is undeniable. The word pops up 11 times in the book. Indefatigable is another good word to describe a comic whose career didn’t really take off until she joined the cast of “Saturday Night Live” at the age of 47, though perhaps it’s too many syllables for a standup routine.

USC Names Track Field After Allyson Felix

USC will honor the achievements of 11-time Olympic medalist Allyson Felix by naming their track field after her. The L.A. native graduated from USC in 2008 with a degree in education and went on to become the most decorated American Track and Field athlete in history.

A Set Back Can Be a Good Position For a Come Back

One of our own was thrown in the deep end a few years ago but he refused to drown, and like a phoenix he is rising.  His name is Tavis Smiley.  Tavis was born in Mississippi, raised in Indiana, but calls Los Angeles his home.