Tag Archives: u.s.a.

  • Dog Can’t Stop Watching Women’s World Cup Final (Video)

    Dog Can’t Stop Watching Women’s World Cup Final (Video)

    We’ve already determined that the fan in the eagle costume from Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final is the biggest USWNT fan.  And in second place, just behind her, is this dog who simply would not take his eyes off the television screen while he watched the USA defeat Japan by a score of 5-2. Check […]

  • Abby Wambach Gives Emotional Farewell Speech Ahead of Final Match (Video)

    Abby Wambach Gives Emotional Farewell Speech Ahead of Final Match (Video)

    The 2015 Women’s World Cup Final between the USA and Japan today will mark the final match for Abby Wambach in an American uniform. The 35-year-old forward has been one of the USWNT’s most accomplished players over the past couple of decades, winning the US Soccer Federation’s “U.S. Soccer Athlete of the Year” award on six […]

  • Runner Celebrates Early, Loses Peachtree 10k Race (Video)

    Runner Celebrates Early, Loses Peachtree 10k Race (Video)

    American long-distance runner Ben Payne was having himself an incredible Fourth of July, as he found himself in the lead while making his way through the final 100 meters of the 2015 AJC Peachtree Men’s 10k race in Atlanta. As a result, he did what any happy, proud American would do in such a moment; […]

  • Matt Stonie Beats Joey Chestnut in Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

    Matt Stonie Beats Joey Chestnut in Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

    Joey Chestnut entered the 2015 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest as the favorite after winning the last eight competitions on the Fourth of July.  But in a stunning turn of events, he was upset by the world’s No. 2 ranked competitive eater, Matt Stonie. Chestnut was able to eat an impressive 60 hot dogs in […]

  • Bryce Harper Hits Most Patriotic Home Run Ever (Video)

    Bryce Harper Hits Most Patriotic Home Run Ever (Video)

    Yesterday, on the Fourth of July, the United States celebrated it’s 239th birthday.  And while I’m not so sure who was responsible for the most patriotic home run from the first 238 years of America’s existence, I do know for sure that after 239 years, that achievement now belongs to Bryce Harper, who hit a […]