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So Close to Greatness, Yet Also So Far: A Review of Kingdom Come: Deliverance

So Close to Greatness, Yet Also So Far: A Review of Kingdom Come: Deliverance

February 23, 2018


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Behind all the hype, criticism, and controversy, many gamers are left with one question: what really is Kingdom Come: Deliverance?

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Question(s) of a Lifetime – Part One

Question(s) of a Lifetime – Part One

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

February 18, 2018


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Is there a God? What is the meaning of life? Is a hot dog a sandwich? These are all some of the greatest questions humanity has faced; here are some more.

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A Word That Rhymes With Pavement

A Word That Rhymes With Pavement

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

February 8, 2018


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When looking at the genre of indie rock, there is one band that has created an indisputable legacy; one which has put them as one of the best: Pavement.

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USL D3: Could Promotion & Relegation Come To American Soccer?

USL D3: Could Promotion & Relegation Come To American Soccer?

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

February 3, 2018


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With the new third division of American Soccer, United Soccer League D3, set to start play in 2019, I want to look at what this could mean for the future of promotion and relegation in the United States.

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How Fortnite: Battle Royale Has Risen Above All Expectations

How Fortnite: Battle Royale Has Risen Above All Expectations

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

January 27, 2018


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With the gaming industry at a point where micro-transactions have taken over and companies are moving away from the players' voices, Fortnite: Battle Royale continues to be an outlier. So the question that needs to be asked is: how did we get here?

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How America’s Soccer Revolution is Moving Away From America (Kind Of)

How America’s Soccer Revolution is Moving Away From America (Kind Of)

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

January 6, 2018


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With Ezequiel Barco, one of the top prospects in Argentina, set to sign for Atlanta United, it signifies great changes for the landscape of Major League Soccer. Barco, along with  Jesus Medina, Diego Rossi, and Josue Colman are all players who fit this new mold of signings that could change MLS forever. ...

The JBA: Is LaVar Ball On To Something?

The JBA: Is LaVar Ball On To Something?

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

December 24, 2017


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With the launch of the Junior Basketball Association set to take place this summer, has LaVar Ball found a loophole around the NCAA?

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Kaepernick Before Kaepernick, Curry Before Curry: The Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf Story

Kaepernick Before Kaepernick, Curry Before Curry: The Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf Story

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

December 18, 2017


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“I realize that men and women of the military go out and sacrifice their lives and put themselves in harm's way for my freedom of speech and my freedoms in this country, and my freedom to take a seat or take a knee, so I have the utmost respect for them, and I think what I did was taken out of con...

#MinnieHOF: The Tale of Minnie Miñoso

#MinnieHOF: The Tale of Minnie Miñoso

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

December 11, 2017


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The Baseball Hall of Fame is an interesting place; on one hand, Cooperstown is supposed to honor the greatest to ever grace a baseball diamond, yet if you do something that is seen as “immoral” to the game, then it is impossible for writers to give said player a vote. It all comes to down to one’s...

Stanton’s in The Bronx! Now What?

Stanton’s in The Bronx! Now What?

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

December 10, 2017


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“We also have to account for what the Yanks would have to give up to gain Stanton. It’s one thing to deal with the money, but is it worth it to give up your best prospects as well? I don’t believe so. While it’s fun to imagine, it’s important we keep our head straight and keep our eyes on th...

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