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I don't own designer clothes, or a sports car, or a huge house, but I am se

I don't own designer clothes, or a sports car, or a huge house, but I am seeing the world, experiencing amazing things, and I have become an environmental campaigner.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Linguistics is a good way of defining the culture of a brand. The vocabular

Linguistics is a good way of defining the culture of a brand. The vocabulary used by sports and lifestyle brands - running, fitness, training, motorsports - is all about functionality, whereas the vocabulary of the luxury business - handbags, ready-to-wea
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I enjoy going to the Y. I take all the fitness classes that my dad takes; t

I enjoy going to the Y. I take all the fitness classes that my dad takes; that's sort of our bonding - anything athletic, anything sports related.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

As the proud father of two teens and past Chairman to the Presidents Counci

As the proud father of two teens and past Chairman to the Presidents Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, I am committed to educating parents and especially young people on ways to live a long, healthy and active life.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

OKCupid's model is almost entirely based on advertising, which is the way m

OKCupid's model is almost entirely based on advertising, which is the way most online media is monetized these days, whether it's the news or whether it's sports, and we think online dating is going to evolve in the exact same way.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

There's something about beautiful moments in sports that alters our experie

There's something about beautiful moments in sports that alters our experience of time. And I'd say the same thing about poetry and gardening. Gardening slows me down. I want to stop and observe everything.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I was going to design sports cars, but my father came to my college to visi

I was going to design sports cars, but my father came to my college to visit me. At the time he was making a picture in Sweden and he took me there with him. I got to see Ingmar Bergman's company and I thought, 'Gee, filmmaking is a lot more fun than spor
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I've always made weird sounds with my mouth. I've always been fascinated by

I've always made weird sounds with my mouth. I've always been fascinated by the sound design, what you can do with your mouth. I was the kid dancing around in third grade on the basketball court. While everyone would be playing sports, I would be jumping
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I've always wanted to buy a sports car. After the England series, I went up

I've always wanted to buy a sports car. After the England series, I went up to my dad and said that I wanted to buy a sports car and got his consent. On his birthday, I surprised him by bringing it home. It's a Porsche Boxter Limited Edition, and my famil
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

There are times when a sports figure doesn't deserve sympathy.

There are times when a sports figure doesn't deserve sympathy.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The presidents of colleges have to have some courage to step forward. You c

The presidents of colleges have to have some courage to step forward. You can't limit alcohol in college sports, you have to get rid of it.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

In men's sports, people criticize coaches and managers all the time, call o

In men's sports, people criticize coaches and managers all the time, call out teammates, too, and it's not that huge of a deal. Often, the guy speaking out is even lauded for having the courage to tell the truth. When it happens in women's sports, though,
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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