Life After 50
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Byrds at Grand Ole Opry
Today is the first Saturday in the third month of the year 2011. The past month was filled with filing the tax return, reading so many contracts that I felt like I should have gone to law school and unpacking suitcases. I woke up remembering that we always called the last day of the week “creative Saturday.” Our travels have kept us away from my desk for so long, that notes were coming in from...
Joe Kittinger Ready to Mark Historic Feat
This summer marks the 50th anniversary of aviation hero Joe Kittinger's historic parachute jump from the edge of space. He's ready to celebrate the occasion in style and to pass the torch to the next generation of adventurers.
Doug Stewart never dreamed of being a firefighter, but 50 years later, he's still fighting fires and smashing stereotypes.
Why Tom Rush Refuses to Hurry
Tom Rush is an incredible talent with big-time celebrity fans who chose stability over celebrity. Now, 50 years later, he may be on the verge of achieving both thanks to a YouTube video, of all things.
'I Have No Age'
He's one of the best barefoot water skiers in history, but Zenon Bilas wasn't sure whether he could make a comeback after more than a dozen years off the water. Come along as Growing Bolder puts the 50-year-old to the test.
In his 50 years in the business, sportswriter Frank Deford has evolved from the "not very bright" kid to one of the most gifted, respected and versatile writers of our time. He reveals the two athletes he thinks are the most compelling of all time.
Joe Kittinger: Man on a Mission
Joe Kittinger has kept a secret for nearly two years but now it can be revealed. What does this 81-year-old American hero have to do with the most dangerous, most exciting record attempt in 50 years? Everything.
Petula Clark became a mega-superstar in Europe before crossing the ocean and becoming a household name in America with her hit song "Downtown."
Flying on B17
Last Friday Bruce had the thrill of flying in a B17 to celebrate his 74th birthday. He belongs to...