From our extended family, a fascinating story about Jackie Robinson

From Donnali Fifield, our one-time editor and long-time friend comes this story about Branch Rickey of the Brooklyn Dodgers, his decision to sign Jackie Robinson and Donnali’s grandfather Wendell Fifield, who was the minister of Rickey’s church in Brooklyn. View the article here

The Great Throwdini: Pushing the Limits

As featured in Believe the Unbelievable, amazing knife thrower The Great Throwdini has once again pushed the limits in performance and record holding. As noted in Believe the Unbelievable, Throwdini is one of the most profilic and noteworthy record holders featured by the Record Holders’ Republic for his knife throwing exploits.

This time, he’s featured in the Wall Street Journal for his death defying feats. Videos accompanying the story illustrate the improbable and fantastic skills he possesses.

Throwdini was also featured recently in AOL News, discussing his career and the book and its importance in the world of record keeping.