Posts Tagged ‘Man of the Week’

Man of the Week: Nathaniel Rateliff
Aug 24, 2015
Man of the Week: Nathaniel Rateliff
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats released their soulful, energizing, self-titled debut, and if you caught them performing S.O.B. on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, you’ll understand why Mr. Rateliff is this week’s Man of the Week. A Missouri native, by way of Colorado, Rateliff got into music a little later than most, spending the early years of...
Kevin Owens WWE
Aug 17, 2015
Man of the Week: WWE Superstar Kevin Owens
A recent chorus of voices joining the body positive movement is resounding from a most unlikely of places: WWE fans, in support of rising Superstar Kevin Owens. At 6 feet tall and 266 pounds, Owens isn’t breaking any barriers with his stats. Nor is he the first fat guy in the game. But compared to the...
Chef Kevin Gillespie
Jul 06, 2015
Man of the Week: Chef Kevin Gillespie
If you’re a fan of Top Chef, you probably remember Kevin Gillespie as the season 6 contestant who, after beating almost all the other chefs to make it to the finale, lost out to Michael Voltaggio. He took his newfound fame and turned it into two successful restaurants, and now he’s taking things back to his roots with a new venture,...
Man of the Week: Ben Ancheff
Jun 01, 2015
Man of the Week: Pitcher Ben Ancheff
The internet has been abuzz about Miami’s St. Thomas University Bobcats pitcher, Ben Ancheff. At 6’2 and 300 lbs, he’s not what the mainstream considers your average baseball player. @STU_Athletics Ben Ancheff stretches out before tonight's #AvistaNAIAWS Final against @LCWarriors pic.twitter.com/4NgSHupujT — Zachary Simonar (@mrsim21) May 30, 2015 His team played Lewis-Clark State in the...
Man of the Week: The Dancing Man
Mar 09, 2015
Man of the Week: The Dancing Man
Many of us have had to deal with body shaming and ridicule on the internet. We’re unfortunately aware of the trolls and the fat-shamers – two of the downsides of this amazing tool we use daily to stay connected and share our lives. Last week, photographs began circulating online of a big guy dancing in a crowd...
Dean DeBlois - Man of the Week
Jan 12, 2015
Man of the Week: Dean DeBlois
Our latest Man of the Week, Dean DeBlois, had a pretty good weekend. The writer and director of How to Train Your Dragon 2 took home a Golden Globe for Best Animated Film. Hailing from Quebec, DeBlois began his career as an animator in Ottawa, working on various animated TV productions. In the 90’s, DeBlois...
Tyler Jacobs makes the cover of Pose Magazine
Jan 06, 2015
Man of the Week: Tyler Jacobs in POSE Magazine
We didn’t have to go very far to find 2015’s first Man of the Week. You might remember our friend and contributor Tyler Jacobs from this interview or his contributions to our holiday gift guide – now, you can catch him on the cover of POSE Magazine! In their January 2015 issue, Tyler talks about being a Dad,...
Seth Rogen and James Franco are Naked and Afraid
Nov 18, 2014
Seth Rogen and James Franco Get Naked and Afraid
Seth Rogen and James Franco could have chosen to do the same old interview and promo tour to get the word out about their new film, The Interview. Instead, they decided to try something a bit more…personal. They decided to take part in a special episode of the Discovery Channel Show, Naked and Afraid: The...
Scott Spolverino Talks Spirits
Sep 29, 2014
Scott Spolverino Talks Spirits, Style and Blogging
Few people love spirits as much as Scott Spolverino. After earning his Masters Degree in Brewing and Distilling, he picked up a job at a top New York distillery, began writing for industry magazines, and started the blog In With Bacchus. We talk to Scott about his favorite drinks, starting a blog, and what exactly one does...
Markus Persson, Man of the Week!
Sep 15, 2014
Man of the Week: Markus ‘Notch’ Persson
This morning Microsoft confirmed plans to acquire Mojang, the studio that created the sandbox indie game Minecraft for a cool $2.5 billion. By the end of the year, the deal will be done, and the founding members of the game studio will step down – including game creator Markus ‘Notch’ Persson. Persson originally released an alpha version...

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