Tag Archives: controversy

  • The 13 Biggest Scandals in the History of the Winter Olympics

    The 13 Biggest Scandals in the History of the Winter Olympics

    The 2014 Winter Olympics haven’t even gotten underway yet, and already it is looking like they might be amongst the most controversial and scandal-ridden games of all-time. First it was the vague Russian law outlawing “gay propaganda,” which is fairly upsetting for the countries of the world that value free speech. Then came word that the […]

  • Here’s Audio of Dez Bryant’s Blowup with Tony Romo (Video)

    Here’s Audio of Dez Bryant’s Blowup with Tony Romo (Video)

    Well, I hate to break it to you guys who really want to hate Cowboys receiver Dez Braynt, but we now have audio of his “outburst” on the sidelines from the Cowboys-Lions game on Sunday, and it pretty much confirms what Bryant and his coaches and teammates said: it wasn’t negative. Bryant was animated and, […]

  • 12 Epic Home Plate Collisions

    12 Epic Home Plate Collisions

    Ever since Buster Posey broke his leg in a brutal home plate collision at the start of the 2011 season, there has been a lot of talk about eliminating that play from baseball. In fact, the debate flares up pretty much every time we see such a collision now, whether anybody gets injured or not. […]

  • 11 Biggest NFL Quarterback Controversies of All Time

    11 Biggest NFL Quarterback Controversies of All Time

    While the 2012 NFL Season hasn’t featured any truly epic quarterback controversies, we have seen an inordinate amount of minor ones. There’s Vick vs. Foles in Philly, Kaepernick vs. Smith in San Francisco, Cassel vs. Quinn in KC, Gabbert vs. Henne in Jacksonville, and, of course, Sanchez vs. Tebow in New York. But, like I […]

  • 15 Biggest Summer Olympics Scandals

    15 Biggest Summer Olympics Scandals

    When you gather 10,500 athletes from 205 nations together for a major international sports competition, you can expect a good scandal or two. But the 2012 Summer Olympics are just one week old, and we’ve already seen four fairly historic controversies—two regarding the outcomes of events, and one that almost kept an event from happening […]

  • Man Violently Arrested at Toronto YMCA is Sueing Police and YMCA (Video)

    Man Violently Arrested at Toronto YMCA is Sueing Police and YMCA (Video)

    On January 11, 2011, a 42-year-old man named James Bishop was arrested by the Toronto Police while playing basketball at the YMCA. During the arrest, while three officers were trying to handcuff Bishop, a fourth delivered six baton blows and three elbow jabs to the man’s body, and it was all clearly visible on the […]