Santa Cruz, California native Russ Rankin is the vocalist for the seminal California punk band Good Riddance, the hard rock band Only Crime as well as currently performing original songs as a solo artist. Rankin is a dedicated vegan, an avid animal rights advocate, a political activist and has been a regular columnist for AMP Magazine and New Noise Magazine as well as contributing to various magazines such as Alternative Press, Razorcake and others.
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Playing Through covers the world of PGA golf, as well as tips your the average golfer to play better.
This week may be the last chance for golf fans in Los Angeles to see the local kid, Tiger Woods, play in his hometown.
Victor Dubuisson holds off Tiger for the victory in Turkey.
Dustin Johnson wins the PGA's biggest tournament of the year until Masters.
Tiger seals the deal for the U.S. and the Red team steals Chester Cup from defending champion blue team.
Wall Street news for retail investors who want to know what's going on.
Does it take over 25 years in public service to really know what goes on in Washington?
All of the world’s problems, solved on your back porch
There is a story behind every election, every politician, every event. And it is often found in numbers.
The Constitution: Every issue, every time. No exceptions, no excuses. And how to get from here to there.
Published 4:50 p.m. December 2, 2013
The gift of expression, a blessing and a curse
Published 7:37 a.m. December 1, 2013
With so many close calls, why is every player not wearing a visor?
Published 4:07 p.m. November 24, 2013
How to bring something positive to a stressful day
Published 9:25 p.m. November 3, 2013
The NHL wants to feature speed and skill, not blood and guts.
Published 2:22 p.m. October 22, 2013
Examining the socio-political legacy of punk music.
Published 11:50 a.m. October 14, 2013
Why does the GOP oppose health care?
Published 6:00 a.m. October 7, 2013
Two years after the passing of Steve Jobs, Apple keeps rolling.
Published 1:40 p.m. September 30, 2013
Obama stands firm in the face of Republican opposition
Published 8:35 a.m. September 25, 2013
Making peace with our technology
Published 10:52 a.m. September 20, 2013
Is America finally ready to join the civilized world?
Published 3:06 p.m. September 10, 2013
Contrasting elections in Germany and U.S.
Published 6:00 a.m. September 3, 2013
A step toward gender equality in the punk scene
Published 11:29 a.m. August 26, 2013
Blowback and America's lack of vision
Published 3:39 p.m. August 20, 2013
Major labels, punk rock and the process of selling out.
Published 6:00 a.m. August 5, 2013
The 113th Congress is a study in pettiness.