The SALT Conference in Las Vegas always brings out some big speakers. This year was no different as folks like Al Gore, Sarah Palin, Karl Rove, T. Boone Pickens and many of the worlds billionaire CEO's spoke at the conference. It was a fascinating and scary time as many of these financial experts have predicted the United States to dip back into recession at the end of the year. I certainly hope this isn't true as Nevada has been on of the states hardest hit by the economy.
Here are some recent photos of Olympic high jumper Vashti Cunningham for Sports Illustrated. At just 18, the recent high school graduate is poised to become one of the world's best high jumpers. Her mother, Felicity de Jager, is a former professional ballerina and her father is former NFL quarterback Randall Cunningham. Growing up in Pennsylvania I can remember playing football as a kid and how everyone always wanted to be the Philadelphia Eagle's Randall Cunningham.