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  • The Stat Line of the Night — 7/5/10 — Carlos Quentin

    The Stat Line of the Night — 7/5/10 — Carlos Quentin

    Carlos Quentin has struggled at the plate a bit this season.  He’s also struggled in the field for most of his career.  The one thing that has never been lacking for Quentin is power numbers, and last night was no different.  The big difference last night was that he also got it done with his […]

  • Ball To The Chins (GIF)

    Ball To The Chins (GIF)

    As a spectator, it is your responsibility to always be aware of what is going on in the field of play.  And for those who take their eyes off the action, they leave themselves open to the possibility of taking a ball to the chin, or in this kid’s case, chins. The sight of his […]

  • Colombian Authorities Find World Cup Made Of Cocaine

    Colombian Authorities Find World Cup Made Of Cocaine

    During this time every four years, it is not unusual to find football-crazy fans around the world creating their own version of the FIFA World Cup trophy.  But while most would opt for materials such as plastic or paper-mâché, in Columbia they prefer the use of a different substance: cocaine. Colombian authorities found a 36-centimeter-high […]

  • Picture Of The Day: My Hard Drive Is Going World Cup Crazy!

    Picture Of The Day: My Hard Drive Is Going World Cup Crazy!

    The constant buzzing of the vuvuzelas has clearly made its mark on this year’s FIFA World Cup in South Africa.  Not only have they managed to annoy everyone (including dogs and children) and change the way we think of the entire continent of Africa, but now it appears as though these instruments have taken over […]

  • Chicago To LeBron: We Dare You To Play For Us

    Chicago To LeBron: We Dare You To Play For Us

    Several of the NBA’s teams are doing whatever they can to get this year’s most coveted free agent, LeBron James, to sign with them.  But while the likes of Cleveland, New York and New Jersey are using celebrities in an attempt to lure King James to their city, the Bull have taken somewhat of a […]

  • Kobayashi Crashes Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest, Gets Arrested (Video)

    Kobayashi Crashes Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest, Gets Arrested (Video)

    Takeru Kobayashi may not have entered into this year’s annual fourth of July hot dog eating contest at New York’s Coney Island, but that didn’t stop the six time champion from stealing the show.  Following Joey Chestnut’s fourth consecutive championship  performance, which saw him chomp down 54 hot dogs in 10 minutes, Kobayashi attempted to […]

  • Greatest Own Goal Ever!

    Greatest Own Goal Ever!

    If you want to see good soccer, you watch the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa.  If you want a good laugh, you watch this action courtesy of Ireland’s First Division. This match between Waterford United and Mervue United was not exactly a showcase of skill, but I would like to see any of […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 7/4/10 – Drew Stubbs

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 7/4/10 – Drew Stubbs

    It was the fourth of July, and while the fireworks were not expected to fly until later on in the night, the Cincinnati Reds had other ideas as they would put on an air show of their own.  And leading the charge would be center fielder Drew Stubbs. On a day when the Reds combined […]

  • Picture Of The Day: What a Terrible Camera Angle

    Picture Of The Day: What a Terrible Camera Angle

    This is what happens when gymnasts get drunk and pass out on the floor at a sleepover, right? I don’t know, honestly, but those two girls are mighty flexible and showing it off in this picture. Anybody else notice the man in the suit at the top of the picture? Creepy, especially if they are […]

  • Picture Of The Day: I hate This Thing

    Picture Of The Day: I hate This Thing

    This is just bad parenting. The vuvuzelas are the bane of the World Cup’s existence and this child clearly wants no part of it. Instead, his parents are forcing this wind pipe down his throat at the youngest of ages, bringing him nearly to tears. This is the type of thing that can scar a […]

  • Uruguay’s Luis Suarez Hand Of God (GIF)

    Uruguay’s Luis Suarez Hand Of God (GIF)

    This play has pretty much sent Uruguay into the semi–finals of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, and has Ghana packing their bags and heading home.  With only seconds remaining in extra time, Luis Suarez used what will undoubtedly be dubbed “The Uruguayan Hand of God” to prevent what appeared to be a sure goal from […]

  • S.J. Green Makes CFL Play Of The Year In Game One Of Season

    S.J. Green Makes CFL Play Of The Year In Game One Of Season

    It was only the first game of the season, but what a game it was.  A shootout between the defending CFL champion Montreal Alouettes and the runner-up Saskatchewan Roughriders (105 total points) needed overtime to decide a winner, and just when it seemed as though a too-many-men penalty at the end of the game would […]

  • You Little Sh!t! (GIF)

    You Little Sh!t! (GIF)

    Reports have been surfacing over the past few days that the problems surrounding England’s national football team existed beyond the pitch and into their dressing room.  Word has it that tensions were high between former team captain John Terry and current captain Steven Gerrard. With Terry losing his captaincy after having an affair with the […]

  • Here Is Green Bay’s Most Hated License Plate (PIC)

    Here Is Green Bay’s Most Hated License Plate (PIC)

    What is the best way for a Wisconsin resident to have their car’s tires slashed and windows busted in?  For the answer to that question we give you this snapshot of a Packers vanity license plate, which has been effectively altered by a Chicago Bears fan to read “GO BEARS”. Creative?  Yes!  Smart?  Probably not, […]

  • Picture Of The Day: The Golden Days Of Diego Maradona

    Picture Of The Day: The Golden Days Of Diego Maradona

    With Argentina only three victories away from the country’s third World Cup title, the possibility of coach Diego Maradona living up to his promise of streaking through the streets of South Africa naked is becoming more and more likely.  Unfortunately for the many who will be forced against their will to witness such an event, […]