2013 ESPN SportsCenter Make-A-Wish Stories (Video)

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Every year for the last seven years ESPN SportsCenter along with the Make-A-Wish Foundation grant wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions. ESPN then airs them on SportCenter for a week each year. If you’re not familiar with them (which would be hard to believe) here’s what Make-A-Wish is all about.

Make-A-Wish® grants the wish of a child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition in the United States and its territories, on average, every 38 minutes. We believe that a wish experience can be a game-changer. This one belief guides us. It inspires us to grant wishes that change the lives of the kids we serve.

These stories are so inspiring and probably my favorite part of SportsCenter each year. While ESPN has picked to cover a handful of wishes that were granted involving sports icons, you can watch plenty more at the Make-A-Wish website involving hundreds of other kids. [Continue reading]

My Jog Today Around Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis

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Just testing adding photos with the iOS app on mobile after taking a jog today around Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis. Looking to do more updates on my iPhone as I'm out and about. … [Continue reading]

Remembering Steve Jobs One Year Later

Apple Honors Steve Jobs 1 Year Later

It was one year ago today that I heard the terrible news of Steve Jobs death. Ironically I had just left the Apple store in Huntsville, AL to grab a bumper case for my iPhone 4. As an unashamed Apple fanboy I received numerous calls, texts and … [Continue reading]