Category Archives: Sports and Entertainment

tomorrow’s celebrities? (no names, please)

According to Tuvée, “The star-system will lose its dominant position to produce celebrities.” In 2018, who will the celebrities be (professions and types of people, not individual names), and why?

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tomorrow’s sports and arts — more community based?

Hagberg foresees that sports, music, and the arts will survive and flourish but become more community based. Will this be true in your part of the world in 2018?

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sports of the future — sustained or explosive exertions?

Football, a dominant sport in the US, is characterized by explosive action. In contrast, soccer, which is more prevalent in Europe and other parts of the world, involves sustained action. What cultural factors, if any, underlie these regional preferences, and … Continue reading

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sports — Who will export? Who will import?

As Harris observes, Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the National Hockey League, and the National Basketball Association are expanding internationally. What sports or other entertainment or leisure activities are other nations exporting? Also, for what reasons are US … Continue reading

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