Tag Archives: Spain

  • A Bullfighter Got Gored (For the 8th Time!) in the Neck (Video)

    A Bullfighter Got Gored (For the 8th Time!) in the Neck (Video)

    A bullfighter who might not be at the top of his class in that line of work got gored right in the neck by a bull. It’s terrible, and I suppose we wish him a speedy recovery, as much as we wish anyone who kills animals for sport and entertainment a speedy recovery. However, I’m […]

  • Lionel Messi Loses Tax Fraud Appeal, Will Face Trial

    Lionel Messi Loses Tax Fraud Appeal, Will Face Trial

    I guess FC Barcelona‘s recent championship celebration will be short-lived for Lionel Messi. The soccer superstar learned yesterday (as did the world) that his most recent appeal on tax fraud charges didn’t win, so he’ll be going to court. Messi argued that he didn’t know what was being done with his finances after both he […]

  • DeMarcus Cousins Stops JUST Short of Punching Jonas Valanciunas (Video)

    DeMarcus Cousins Stops JUST Short of Punching Jonas Valanciunas (Video)

    DeMarcus Cousins exercised something we haven’t seen a lot of recently in sports: restraint. After receiving an elbow to the throat from Spain’s Jonas Valanciunas, DeMarcus came up swinging. Almost. He stopped himself at the proverbial 11th hour, possibly aware he was on a global stage surrounded by lots of cameras covering the FIBA World […]

  • Spanish Bullfight Cancelled After Bulls Gore All the Matadors (Gallery)

    Spanish Bullfight Cancelled After Bulls Gore All the Matadors (Gallery)

    If you’re one of those people who thinks bullfighting is a savage, barbaric sport, you’re going to like this story a lot. Earlier this week, for the first time in 35 years, officials had to call off Madrid’s San Isidro Festival, the biggest annual bullfighting event in Spain. The reason? The bulls were kicking the […]

  • This Madrid Cop Has No Idea Who Gareth Bale Is (Video)

    This Madrid Cop Has No Idea Who Gareth Bale Is (Video)

    Not everyone in Spain’s capital city is a huge Real Madrid fan. Some are Athlético Madrid fans. And apparently there’s at least one dude who, crazy as it seems, doesn’t follow the beautiful game at all. How do we know this? Because the guy had no idea who Gareth Bale is. Now, I realize that you may not know who […]