Tag Archives: weird

  • 12 Athletes Who Made Pretty Disturbing Santas

    12 Athletes Who Made Pretty Disturbing Santas

    Around this time of year, you can’t go to a sporting event without seeing at least one person dressed up as good old Santa Clause, whether it’s just some random fan in the crowd or someone the team has hired to make the fans merry. However, you rarely see the actual athletes dressed as Santa. […]

  • Pitcher Windups on This Japanese Baseball Video Game Are Insane (Video)

    Pitcher Windups on This Japanese Baseball Video Game Are Insane (Video)

    As you may or may not already know, Japanese video games can be kind of weird. That being said, weird doesn’t even begin to describe the 1998 baseball sim 98Koshien. Koshien was a high school baseball series—yes, high school baseball—that first came out in 1989 on Nintendo. Then they released an edition for Super Nintendo, […]

  • 14 Awesome NHL Player of the Game Trophies

    14 Awesome NHL Player of the Game Trophies

    You may not have realized it if you don’t follow the NHL that closely (or if your team is no fun), but there’s a really awesome trend sweeping the league these days: player of the game trophies. I’m not talking about official awards handed out by media or the league. I’m talking about handmade and/or found items […]

  • 21 Creepy Sports Fan GIFs

    21 Creepy Sports Fan GIFs

    Sports fans can be lots of thing. They can be funny. They can be crazy. They can be violent. They can be wasted. And they can be pathetic. However, since we’re halfway through October, just two weeks from Halloween, today we’re going to focus on sports fans being creepy as hell Now, as you probably […]

  • Just Some Dude Dancing on the Elliptical Machine at the Gym (Video)

    Just Some Dude Dancing on the Elliptical Machine at the Gym (Video)

    Remember that treadmill dancer we told you about a few months back? Well, he’s got some competition and is going to have to step up his game and take his act to new workout machines. The first place he needs to start: the elliptical machine. Sure, it doesn’t sound like you’d be able to dance […]

  • 12 Creepiest College Football Mascots

    12 Creepiest College Football Mascots

    The 2013 college football season kicks off in just under two weeks. But before everyone gets preoccupied with the important storylines—like what Johnny Football ate for breakfast, or who will earn the right to lose to an SEC team in the BCS National Championship Game—we really should take a moment to pay tribute to one of the […]

  • Watch Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel Spit Out His Dentures (GIF)

    Watch Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel Spit Out His Dentures (GIF)

    Just two years ago, the Philadelphia Phillies were arguably the best team in baseball with the starting pitching equivalent of Murderers Row and a fearsome lineup. There was no way, it was thought, that those guys wouldn’t win the World Series. But they didn’t win the World Series, two years in a row. After that, something […]

  • 19 Soccer Dancing GIFs

    19 Soccer Dancing GIFs

    You see lots of dancing in the world of sports. Sometimes it’s in an end zone; sometimes it’s in the clubhouse before the game; sometimes it’s on the charter flight after the game, and sometimes it’s up in the stands, courtesy of inebriated fans. However, I’d say that nobody in the world of sports likes to dance like soccer players. […]

  • The World Shin-Kicking Championship Is a Real Thing (Video)

    The World Shin-Kicking Championship Is a Real Thing (Video)

    If you thought chasing wheels of cheese down a hill was weird, wait till you hear about this. Recently in Gloucestershire, England, thousands of spectators gathered on a hillside to watch the 401st shin-kicking championships at a festival of weird sports, called the “Cotswold Olimpicks.” And yes, shin-kicking is exactly what it sounds like. The […]