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  • 9 Wrestlers Who Died Too Young

    9 Wrestlers Who Died Too Young

    It should come as little surprise that the life of a professional wrestler is a difficult one. The tremendous toll on the body (and mind), the difficulty in securing success, the further difficulty in maintaining it, and the expiration date inherent to the job all lead to not only tremendous psychological and health issues, but […]

  • Horse Yoga Is Real (GIF + Video)

    Horse Yoga Is Real (GIF + Video)

    There’s an art form that’s been around for more than 50 years, but you’ve probably never heard of it. It’s called “horse yoga,” and before you start to think that it couldn’t possibly be what it sounds like, let me correct that idea: Horse yoga absolutely is what it sounds like. Horse yoga is the […]

  • Drake Will Host This Year’s ESPY Awards

    Drake Will Host This Year’s ESPY Awards

    The ESPY gods have sent their proclamation down through the heavens and into the ears of their mortal prophets, and this year’s ESPY Awards host has been chosen.  It’s Drake, who has been making waves in the sports world recently, and now he’ll get to show off his good-natured ribbing skills at the awards. The announcement […]

  • Ultimate Warrior Dead at 54

    Ultimate Warrior Dead at 54

    The Ultimate Warrior, one of the biggest stars in the history of professional wrestling, died on Tuesday. He was just 54. There’s no official word yet as to the cause of death. However, TMZ has reported that he collapsed outside a hotel in Arizona while walking to his car with his wife, and that obviously […]

  • This #WeWillRun Video Will Give You Goose Bumps

    This #WeWillRun Video Will Give You Goose Bumps

    Last April, terrorists detonated homemade bombs near the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon, killing three innocent people and maiming hundreds of others. It was a horrible tragedy, and at first the city was terrified. However, it didn’t take long for the mourning and terror to unite the people of Boston and make them […]

  • Footage Possibly Shows Skydiver Narrowly Missed by Metorite (Video)

    Footage Possibly Shows Skydiver Narrowly Missed by Metorite (Video)

    When you go skydiving, you’re almost certainly aware of a wide variety of risks that you’re braving in order to experience the sensation of pure free-fall.  For instance, your parachute could fail to deploy or a bad wind gust could send you helicoptering out of control. But one scenario that skydivers probably don’t consider when […]

  • Goliath Finally Beats David in This Rugby Hit (Video)

    Goliath Finally Beats David in This Rugby Hit (Video)

    Sports narratives are dominated by the idea that anybody who puts the work in can beat anybody else.  It’s a crucial part of the thrill of competition, but it can also get a little dull, so sometimes it’s nice to see some big guy just clobber a little guy. And what better sport to see that than rugby, […]

  • Guy Bowls 10 Consecutive Strikes … Backwards!!! (Video)

    Guy Bowls 10 Consecutive Strikes … Backwards!!! (Video)

    Remember the Tom Green character “Backwards Man”? He could walk backwards as fast as you can, but I seriously doubt he could hold a candle to Andrew Cowen, an impressively-bearded resident of Rockford, Illinois, who managed to score a 280 game in bowling while throwing the ball backwards. That 280 is the result of a […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 31st) – Wrestlemania

    This Day In Sports History (March 31st) – Wrestlemania

    It was on this day in 1985 that the first ever Wrestlemania took place at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  The 19,121 fans in attendance were treated to nine matches, including three with championship belt implications. Although he would lose his fight to The Junkyard Dog by count out, Greg “The Hammer” Valentine […]