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  • Picture Of The Day: Unanimously Wrong

    Picture Of The Day: Unanimously Wrong

    Yesterday afternoon the Dallas Mavericks accomplished what may have been one of the most unexpected feats in NBA history when they completed their four-game sweep of the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers entered the 2010-11 regular season as favorites to win it all, and they were still considered among the top contenders once the post-season […]

  • 11 Popular Pop Songs That Name-Check Athletes

    11 Popular Pop Songs That Name-Check Athletes

    Sports and music go together like chocolate and peanut butter. Both professions garner notoriety, breed a culture of financial indiscretion, and both are just kind of awesome. So it’s no wonder that the two bleed together, like when LeBron James refused to acknowledge a beef with DeShawn Stevenson, saying that would be like “Jay-Z getting […]

  • Fenway Park In Lego Form (Pics)

    Fenway Park In Lego Form (Pics)

    Earlier this year we showed you a brilliant replica of Ohio Stadium that 42-year-old Ohio State professor Paul Janssen created in his Dublin basement using one million Lego pieces. Seeing as how Fenway Park has a capacity of only 37,500, compared to Ohio Stadium’s 102,000, I think it is fair to assume that this Lego […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/8/11 — Pavel Datsyuk

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/8/11 — Pavel Datsyuk

    There were questions surrounding the health and availability of Pavel Datsyuk entering Game 5, as he was listed as questionable with a wrist injury.  However, with the Wings in a must-win situation, Datsyuk not only took part in last night’s game, but he would prove to be the difference in the Wings’ 4-3 comeback victory. […]

  • Rally Car vs. Cow (GIF)

    Rally Car vs. Cow (GIF)

    This is one way to tenderize your steaks! One second thought, I think I’d rather opt for the more traditional process of simply pounding away at the meat with a metal meat tenderizer .  Not only is it safer, but it is probably a lot cheaper as well.

  • Picture Of The Day: The Always Reliable Wikipedia…

    Picture Of The Day: The Always Reliable Wikipedia…

    Most of us are well aware of the fact that Brian Boucher is a below average NHL goaltender (one of many on the Philadelphia Flyers), who practically cost his team a shot at the Stanley Cup after allowing a total of 12 goals in three starts during the Flyers’ second round series against the Boston […]

  • Daring Red Sox Fan Climbs Street Light, Does Pullups (Video)

    Daring Red Sox Fan Climbs Street Light, Does Pullups (Video)

    A fan of the Red Sox team was filmed climbing atop a street light just a few blocks away from Fenway Park to celebrate the victory of his team. Not content with simply climbing the tall post, he proceeded to do pullups as cars blared their horns and spectators yelled for him to come down. […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Jack Nicholson’s Entourage

    Picture Of The Day: Jack Nicholson’s Entourage

    If Mark Wahlberg has his own series based on his entourage, perhaps Jack Nicholson should have  series of his own as well.  And no, Mark Cuban is not part of that entourage.  those two lively creatures over his shoulders, on the other hand, are. If they are looking for another member, I hear Al Davis […]

  • The 12 Most Ridiculous Kentucky Derby Hats

    The 12 Most Ridiculous Kentucky Derby Hats

    This weekend, our nation’s focus turns away from the crushing pain of existence and onto the dazzling display of surfaces being paraded at a Kentucky horse track. The derby is known for two things (three if you count the anticlimactic race itself): Mint juleps and big-ass hats. I lobbied to show 12 pictures of delicious-looking […]

  • Race Horse Goes Wild, Jumps Fence And Crushes Spectators (Video)

    Race Horse Goes Wild, Jumps Fence And Crushes Spectators (Video)

    Jumps racing is under a new cloud tonight after a riderless racehorse at Victoria’s Grand Annual Steeplechase course went wild, jumping over a fence and into the crowd. Five spectators were hospitalized due to the incident. Commentators described it as “a hell of a spectacle.” The riderless horse decided to clear a two meter fence […]

  • Super Mario Themed Figure Skating Routine Is Actually Pretty Cool (Video)

    Super Mario Themed Figure Skating Routine Is Actually Pretty Cool (Video)

    An elbow to the face is one way to make figure skating interesting.  Super Mario-themed routines is another. Russia’s Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov provided us with a glimpse of the latter during the 2011 World Championships in Moscow earlier this week.  Tatiana is clearly playing the role of Mario here, but I am still […]