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The giant stadiums of college American football

In the United States, the largest stadiums in American football, and the largest stadiums in all sports combined, are not those of the NFL but...
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70 years ago, the Brazilian Mundial (1/2)

On July 16, 1950 Uruguay won the World Cup in Brazil and provoked the Maracanazo, a national drama with considerable human and psychological...
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He who fights, can lose...

Life is like a boxing ring, boxing like a philosophy of life. Like learning about yourself and the human values that make you grow and move...
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70 years ago, the Brazilian Mundial (1/2)

The first post-war football World Cup took place in Brazil from June 24 to July 16, 1950. The Maracanã, the world's largest stadium at the...
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Praise of authenticity, posthumous glory of Elsie Connor

Unearthed in the era of new technologies, this 1930s shot of Brodway singer and dancer Elsie Connor has become famous on the web, presenting...
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George Nepia, portrait of a Maori hero

At 19, he participated in the historic European tour of the Invincibles All Blacks where he became the first star in world rugby. Fullback...
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