Tag Archives: Luge

  • Jimmy Kimmel Proves All Sports Look Gay in Slow Motion (Video)

    Jimmy Kimmel Proves All Sports Look Gay in Slow Motion (Video)

    Last week a couple of American lugers at the 2014 Winter Olympics took umbrage at a Canadian anti-discrimination commercial that basically called doubles luge gay. Was the commercial funny? Definitely. However, it was also a bit silly, and one of the athletes in question theorized that any sport looks gay if you watch certain parts of it […]

  • Too soon for this Olympic Luge Advertisement?

    Too soon for this Olympic Luge Advertisement?

    We can’t help but ask what The Globe and Mail was thinking when they decided to run this advertisement in Tuesday’s edition of the popular Canadian newspaper.  Too soon?  One would have to think so, and if that wasn’t enough, it should also be noted that the ad ran adjacent to an article titled “Games […]

  • There Is Something Uncomforting About 2-Man Luge (PIC)

    There Is Something Uncomforting About 2-Man Luge (PIC)

    The sport of luge has garnered much attention during the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver following a horrific accident which cost a participant his life during a training run just prior to the start of the games.  It is believed to be the fastest sport at the Olympics and some have defined it as a dangerous […]

  • Georgian Luger Dies after Horrifying Crash at Olympics (Video)

    Georgian Luger Dies after Horrifying Crash at Olympics (Video)

    Tragedy has struck the Winter Olympics. I can’t imagine the 2010 Vancouver Games starting off on a more sour note than it has with this horrific, heart-wrenching, accident that occurred to a Georgian Luger, Nodar Kumaritsashvili, during a trial run. Coming around one of the bends, his luge flung him off the track, sending him […]