#BornThisDay: Olympian, Mark Tewksbury

February 7, 1968- Mark Tewksbury: “Keeping up the image of Canada's boy next door, while feeling a lot like the girl next door wasn't very easy.” 2016: Leap Year, Republican and Democratic National Conventions, a Presidential Election, The End Of The World, and ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Equestrian, Lee Pearson

February 4, 1974- Lee Pearson has had 14 major operations. He lives with plastic splints around his legs from his hip to his heel. Pearson was born with Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita. He is also one of the most successful and flamboyant ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Diver/ Activist, Greg Louganis

  January 29, 1960- Greg Louganis: “I guess you can tease me about being a drama queen, because that did heighten the drama.” It takes tenacity to keep having a crush on someone for 40 years, but here I am, still dreamy over Greg Louganis, who ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Skater, Brian Orser

December 18, 1961- Brian Orser: "I'm not convinced there is any consecutive 5 minutes in sport as lonely as a competitive figure skating program." The Husband & I are fans of ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Bodybuilder, Bob Paris

December 14, 1959- Bob Paris: “Every gay person who has been lucky enough to survive the turmoil of growing up is a survivor. Survivors always have an obligation to those who ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Rugby Player & LGBT Advocate, Ben Cohen

September 14, 1978- I am not personally acquainted with Ben Cohen, but I think I should be. Cohen is the straight father of 7 year old twin girls. He is also a fearsome ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Figure Skater, John Curry

September 9, 1949- On a winter evening in 1976, millions of people watched John Curry skate to Olympic glory. Overnight he became one of the most famous men on our pretty planet & ... See the Rest

Birdwatching with the New England Patriots’ Malcolm Butler

Malcolm Butler, yes, he of the decisive goal-line interception (I don't know what I'm typing), posed for a Patriots twitpic backstage in a glorious pair of see-through white panty-hose. Yum. Nothing like a bit ... See the Rest