April 13, 2015
In a historic meeting over the weekend president Obama met with Cuban president Raul Castro in Panama at the Summit of the Americas. This is the first time that an American president and a Cuban leader have met since Dwight Eisenhower met with dictator Fulgencio Batista in 1957. The two discussed the thaw in relations….
April 08, 2015
The NBA will become the first major sports organization from the United States to visit Cuba since President Obama ordered relations between the U.S. and Cuba normalized in December. The NBA will run a four day development camp and clinic to help the rising stars of Cuban basketball. The NBA and FIBA will also bring….
March 30, 2015
The Dodgers added infielder Hector Olivera to their already Cubariffic team in a 62.5 million dollar deal. This includes a 28 million dollar signing bonus. Olivera was part of the silver medal winning team that played int he 2008 Olympics and hit .313 in the 2009 World Baseball Classic. It’s a bit of a mystery….
March 23, 2015
In what seemed like an inevitability, Senator Ted Cruz of Texas announced his candidacy for president in 2016. He’s the first major candidate from either party to announce that they are actually running. If elected, Cruz would become the first Latino president in history. Not that he’s going to get a whole lot of the….
March 11, 2015
It a move that can only set back relations between the United States and Cuba, Paris Hilton traveled to the island and met up with Fidel Castro’s son Fidel Jr., (known as Fidelito). The nuclear physicist son of the ailing president/dictator was on hand at the world famous Havana Cigar Festival and was forced to….