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Evan Pickering

Writer, Professional Poker player, Video game enthusiast, Sports fanatic. I love to travel, (don't we all) and would love to get a novel published someday. I have an amazing family, friends and girlfriend all of whom I love. Trying to enjoy my days as they come and go.

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8 Sizzling Summer Romance Novels You Shouldn’t Miss

Evan Pickering

Everyone knows the classic jokes about romance novels. The cover is usually some beautiful, scantily clad woman being held by a exceedingly shirtless, exceedingly handsome pirate, cowboy, fireman, astronaut, space …

The 10 Greatest Conquerors In History

Evan Pickering

Perhaps the adjective “greatest” is something of hollow praise for the men on this list. After all, the defining characteristic of conquerors is the ability to kill others and take …

The 10 Worst Wonderlic Scores in NFL History

Evan Pickering

There are few tests more inconclusive for indication of future success in the NFL than the wonderlic score. It does however, give you a decent idea of the intellectual capacity …

10 Reasons You Must Visit Ireland In Your Lifetime

Evan Pickering

It seems now more than ever, with the advent of excruciatingly annoying terms like YOLO and ‘bucket list’, people are focusing more on their personal goals while they still have …

The 10 Best Trash Talkers in NBA History

Evan Pickering

Trash talking in basketball comes as naturally as sand in a desert. (Well, arid deserts, anyway.) From local pick-up games around the world to the televised NBA games, trash talking …

10 Songs That Make Us Lovingly Remember the 90s

Evan Pickering

Ah, the 90s. Unending amounts of denim, plaid, and poorly fitting clothes. But who doesn’t love the 90s? Alternative-rock and Indy were born, hilarious trends like the Macarena, Pogs and …

The 5 Best Animated Comedy Series of All Time

Evan Pickering

There is hardly a medium of media less understood or valued than cartoons. The word itself, cartoon, has a sort of juvenile connotation; those who don’t understand the comedic freedom …

The 10 Most Life-Changing War Novels of All Time

Evan Pickering

Death. That’s what we’re really talking about with war. The sacrifice of countless millions of men and women at the altar of war, as well as the death survivors experience …

The Top 5 Video Games of 2013

Evan Pickering

Storytelling is a lost art. But despite its status as a treasured relic to be dug up by a few determined folks, it remains no less moving or valuable when …

50 Countries That Make Less Money Than The NFL

Evan Pickering

Everyone moderately in touch with the sports world. . . Wait, that needs re-phrasing. Everyone who is even remotely aware of North America and its culture knows what a juggernaut …

The 6 NBA Players in the Exclusive 50-40-90 Club

Evan Pickering

There’s a veritable host of awards, trophies, accolades and other hardware NBA players can acquire over their careers if they push themselves to achieve such honors. There is one very …

Top 10 Streakiest Shooters in the NBA

Evan Pickering

Everyone in the NBA wants to have that Dirk Nowitzki, Kevin Durant, and I daresay Kyle Korver-esque sniper shot. Dirk and Durant especially are revered for their inhuman consistency and …

Top 10 Winningest Boxers of All Time

Evan Pickering

If the words breadbasket, catcher, chin and combination have multiple meanings to you, then you may find many familiar names on this list. For the casual boxing observer, this list …

Top 10 Dirtiest Players in the NFL

Evan Pickering

Football is a game of physicality, and I dare say, violence. As much as we love it, it is something of a gladiator’s arena, with injury and often life-changing ailments …

Top 10 Most Memorable Touchdown Celebrations

Evan Pickering

Admit it, you love absurd touchdown celebrations. If the celebration occurs against your team, you’ll hate it for a hot minute. Or maybe you’ll love the 15 yard flag you’ll …

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