Robert Edmonds (Street Articles Author)

jack of many trades, just not all. well, formerly. now I'm a chair person. the only place I go without wheels attached is to sleep. a bit of a noob at the writing on the interwebs and such, so give me time before you decide I'm worthy of "arse" or "shiite". used to write, occasionally passingly well, but lost my way. by no means is this any indication that I've found it again, as I do have ulterior motivations, but time will tell. mayhap I'll accidentally do some good. I swear it isn't intentional though. for the time being I'll save my clever for friends and keep up the mantra of "vague by design". cheers all.

Strength Training for Soccer
There's a bit of a misconception when it comes to athletes and strength training. Most think that running off to the gym a few times a week, lifting as much weight as they can as often as they can, then taking a day of rest between sessions to let the…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Soccer   Dec 08, 2011  
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Tiki Taka--the Right Way to Play
For anyone that's ever played soccer (football for you non-Yanks), particularly if you've ever done so at a high level, you understand that there's a right way and a wrong way to go about playing. Yes, as with all sports, it tends to be result driven, but there's a level…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Soccer   Dec 05, 2011  
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(disgraced) King Of the Beautiful
I would like to start this article off by simply saying thank you to Mr. Sepp Blatter. In a week relatively devoid of any excitement in the soccer world (though Ireland might disagree with me) due to virtually all of the playoff qualifiers for the upcoming Euro 2012 games being…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Soccer   Nov 18, 2011  
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Fall Of the Mighty?
I'm not one ever get caught up in current events, pay much attention to the news, or get emotionally engaged by things that aren't directly affecting me. Pin it on being self-centered if you like; I prefer to think of it as efficiency through apathy. If I can't affect the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Crime   Nov 17, 2011  
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