What type of Pool Mom are YOU?
The pool is almost open, and moms everywhere are meeting this yearly milestone with mixed emotions. The particular emotions in the mix, however, depend on that eighties buzzword….”body image.” From under my towel in past summers, I’ve made a ...
What Is Your Leadership Legacy?
Later the next evening when I made my way back across Phillips Square, the scene had changed. A hard all-day rain had washed away every single chalk tribute. The messages were gone but the hockey pucks were still there, and so is Jack Layton’s legacy.
Acquisition of Balabushka trademarks opens new frontiers for owner Robert Mallen
The Balabushka name of course was made famous from the movie ... Future plans include other billiard products using the name of George Balabushka. Examples include new cue models, limited editions, chalk, cases, tools, etc. We also plan to introduce ...
The Glass Pool Table, to See What Billiards Was About
The round pool table was indeed one strange appearance in the world of cues and chalk; yet the new contraption designed ... The slate and felt have been replaced with a see-through table top: not only that you can see the balls you've already sent for ...
A brief history of billiards
Billiards is a very popular ... they were close to the rails), and chalk started to become a regular way to increase friction between the cue and the ball. Pockets were originally a “hazard” on the table that made it more difficult for players to ...