Archive for the 'Culture & Lifestyle' Category

September 9th, 2014

Soccer in America – A Photographic Journey

Somewhere in Los Angeles, new Bumpy Pitch shirts are being manufactured, screen printed and packed. We keep just about everything made in not only the US, but in Los Angeles. We have been questioned about pricing over the years, and a big part of the pricing is derived by domestic manufacturing. It's more expensive. That's just the way that it is. But ...
September 9th, 2014

Inspired By :: Carlos Bocanegra

Last week Carlos Bocanegra announced that he would be retiring at the end of this season. When Carlos and I sat down recently I didn't expect that we would be sharing this video and sharing Carlos' story so soon after he announced his retirement. I don't think I need to go into detail about the important role that Carlos has played within the US ...
September 9th, 2014

Nike Air Max Lunar90 LTR QS – Burnished Collection

~~ #SuitKicks A good look at the Mahogany color way drop in the Nike Air Max Lunar90 LTR QS - Burnished Collection, spotted and available over at CaliRoots.
September 8th, 2014

Video :: Childish Gambino’s Epic Freestyle For Rosenberg On Hot97

~~  Whoa.... Seen Gambino twice live now and dude just keeps killing it.... Crazy respect for what this man is doing right now. Dude. Went. In.  You might want to listen to this over and over and over for the next 30 minutes or so..... And here's the full interview if you missed it....
September 8th, 2014

Trailer :: Fury starring Brad Pitt & Shia LaBeouf

Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) is the tank commander on a mission to go behind enemy lines. He has kept his crew alive through the War, but in the final push into Germany things are about to get tougher. Wardaddy's new gunner Norman Ellison (Logan Lerman) has just been assigned to the crew and having a tough time adjusting to the intense situation. It is up to ...
September 8th, 2014

Air Jordan 6 Retro GG – Iron Purple

~~  Taking it back to showing up the first day of school in the #Kicks you spent all summer saving up for.... A good look at the Iron Purple color way drop in the Nike Air Jordan 6 Retro GG, spotted and available over at CaliRoots.  
September 8th, 2014

Inspired By – Brian Dunseth

If you've been reading The Original Winger for awhile now, you're more than familiar with the name Clive Charles. Ben and I both were incredibly fortunate enough to travel the world and be a part of Clive's US U-23 squad back in the day.  And those memories both on and off the field are something we're constantly bringing up and using as ...
September 7th, 2014

“Derek Jeter Day” Retirement Ceremony : Random Soccer in Random Places #NASA

200 miles above Earth, NASA astronauts Steve Swanson, Reid Weisman and Alex Gurst tip their hat to Derek Jeter on Derek Jeter Day * This actually isn't so random, because we've seen the German international astronaut rocking that Germany kit on the pages of TOW before... but now I'm starting to think: Does he ever take that thing off? Or, is it one ...