Showing 1 - 10 of 1740 Stories for Ted Turner
Farewell, Teddy Ballgame
With the death of Ted Williams, the author reflects on encounters with the Splendid Splinter over half a century
Not Home Free Yet
Atlantans were 'World Serious' after their sweep of San Diego. Then L.A. dropped in
IN THE WAKE OF THE CAPSIZE KID
Ever since he was a gangling 12-year-old, Robert Edward (Ted) Turner, the famous landlocked sailor of Atlanta, has been working and playing ...
GOING REAL STRAWWNG
Everybody wants to be a star, says Ted Turner, and as television tycoon, team owner and super sailor, he has become bigger, and a bit louder, than life.
SAILING UP A SQUALL
This was a superlightweight Dacron spinnaker by Ted Hood that enabled Turner to overtake ostensibly faster boats as if he was reeling them in.
Nothing But Nets
Thanks to Ted Turner, who donated $1 billion to create theU.N. Foundation, which covers all the overhead, "every cent will go to nets," says ...
BIGWIG FLIPS HIS WIG IN WIGWAM
Atlanta Owner Ted Turner is nuts about his Braves. Like them—and does he ever !—he chews Red Man, cries "Awwwrrright" and slaps palms.
The Master List
The 50 greatest sports figures of the century from each of the 50 states
A Modest Proposal It's 2009, and the Lords of Augusta are pondering subtle changes to the Masters
pressed for money, Ted Turner came to us with what we at first thought was an appalling proposition. It seems that he and. Governor Fonda ...