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Men’s Health 10 Minute Torchers Home Exercise Program Review

Men’s Health 10 Minute Torchers Home Exercise Program Review

By the time Men’s Health 10 Minute Torchers home workout program gets challenging you are better off spending the same amount of time doing something else. Here’s my review.

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Spartacus Season 3: Vengeance Sneak Peek

Spartacus Season 3: Vengeance Sneak Peek

Andy Whitfield, star of the television show Spartacus, passed away on September 11th of 2011. His battle with cancer led to the “prequel” storyline of season two, with hopes that he would be able to return as the titular character in Season three. Despite a period of remission, Mr. Whitfield succumbed to the non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. […]

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AcuRite Digital Timer Review

AcuRite Digital Timer Review

I review the easy to use 535W digital timer by AcuRite. I wish the display was larger and the alarm a touch louder, but overall the timer does what I need it to do.

Spartacus Workout: Season 1 Finale, and the Season 2 Mini-Series

Spartacus Workout: Season 1 Finale, and the Season 2 Mini-Series

Back in September I decided to honor the passing of Spartacus TV star Andy Whitfield. I was going to do the same workout he and many of his co-workers did to prepare for the show. The workout was very hard and intense for me. I made a commitment to do one additional workout each week […]

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Spartacus Workout: Failed Commitments

Spartacus Workout: Failed Commitments

So, starting a difficult month-long workout program two weeks before my best friend from Virginia arrived may not have been a great idea. I did one workout while Stilts was here, and then I’ve been coasting ever since. I even dropped a workout the week before, as Sedagive? and I carpooled to work and I […]

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Spartacus Workout: Week Two

Spartacus Workout: Week Two

So I completed my second week of the Spartacus television series workout in order to honor the late Andy Whitfield. In some ways, this week was easier than the first. I was definitely not as sore, but that’s like saying you’re only half as beat to hell. Before I started the program, I decide to […]

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Spartacus Workout: Week One
By September 26, 20110 Comments Read More →

Spartacus Workout: Week One

Last week I talked about doing the same workout actor Andy Whitfield did while working on the television series Spartacus. Andy passed away on September 11th of this year after fighting lymphoma for eighteen months. I decided to honor him by doing the same workout for a month. Here’s the end of week one, with […]

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Honoring Andy Whitfield: Spartacus Workout Month
By September 19, 20112 Comments Read More →

Honoring Andy Whitfield: Spartacus Workout Month

Spartacus star and family man Andy Whitfield died on September 11th after fighting lymphoma for 18 months. In honor of his strength and commitment I’m doing the workout that made his outside look like the warrior he was on the inside.

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