Alejandro Bedoya on US gun violence: ‘People get stuck in their American ways of thinking’

The Philadelphia Union captain went viral on Sunday when he grabbed a field microphone after scoring and urged Congress to act to prevent gun violence Alejandro Bedoya was at home in the French city of Nantes in the fall of 2015, tuned to Germanys friendly at the Stade de France against Les Bleus. Like much of the viewing public, he knew something was amiss in the first half, when the broadcast picked up loud noises emanating from outside the stadium. …

This 2-Year-Old Just Met A Footballer Who Was Born Without A Forearm, Too

Joseph Tidd is not an ordinary boy. The 21-month-old has a congenital condition that led him to be born without a fully formed left arm. “Symbrachydactyl is the condition. He was born this way. Found out at 18 weeks pregnant, but it happened around the 4-week mark before most people know they are pregnant. When we first found out, we were so heartbroken thinking, ‘What did I do to cause this?’ Even though it was not something we did,” Joseph’s …

Megan Rapinoe strikes an epic pose after scoring against France in the Women’s World Cup. The internet goes wild

(CNN)Less than 24 hours have passed since Megan Rapinoe scored the only two goals against France in the Women’s World Cup quarter-final match, but her glorious goal celebration has already been hailed as an “iconic” moment in soccer and all sports. Her epic performance led some to suggest that the United States “tear down the Confederate monuments and put up Megan Rapinoe monuments.” Others pledged their allegiance to Rapinoe as their new President. But others, including President Donald Trump, have …