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  • Japanese Soccer Team Flies to Brazil on ‘Pokemon’ Plane *UPDATE*

    Japanese Soccer Team Flies to Brazil on ‘Pokemon’ Plane *UPDATE*

    The Japanese national soccer teamwas apparently uninterested in breaking down Japanese stereotypes on their way to Brazil for the 2014 World Cup. That’s because their team plane was decked out with a Pokemon paint job, featuring characters like Pikachu, and, uh (I never got into Pokemon as a kid, so forgive me), Happy Bear, Winking […]

  • MLB Adds Some Special Effects to Yoenis Cespedes’ Historic Throw (Video)

    MLB Adds Some Special Effects to Yoenis Cespedes’ Historic Throw (Video)

    If you haven’t seen the utterly insane throw by Athletics left fielder Yoenis Cespedes that nabbed the Angels’ Howie Kendrick at home plate the other night, you must go watch that right now. Unbelievable, isn’t it? That play is going to be on MLB highlight reels forever. When A’s fans talk about it, the conversation […]

  • Jimmy Kimmel Sent Guillermo to NBA Finals Media Day (Video)

    Jimmy Kimmel Sent Guillermo to NBA Finals Media Day (Video)

    When you’re as busy as Jimmy Kimmel is, you can’t be expected to make a personal appearance at every event you’re invited to. So you delegate. Possibly with a close associate, surrogate, or trusted confidant.  Or maybe just with a parking lot security guy you use for running gags on your show. Kimmel chose the […]

  • 9 Huge Problems Facing Brazil’s World Cup

    9 Huge Problems Facing Brazil’s World Cup

    No global sporting event is without its share of concern and detractors, and Brazil is certainly no exception. In fact, if there’s anything unique about the Brazilian World Cup, it’s that it’s probably a little more wrought with logistical issues, suspicious activity, and tragedy. And, of course, the media (us included) love a scandal and […]