Has the World Cup brought the re-enchantment of the globe? A look to Johan Huizinga's classic "Homo Ludens" on the question of whether sport is a religion.
When Joe Gold opened his weightlifting gym in Venice, California, he welded most of the equipment himself from pieces of scrap metal. Five years later, he decided to return to his previous job, as a sailor on a merchant vessel. He sold the business he had founded and the rights to its name: Gold's Gym.