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17 Footballers Taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Posted on 20 Aug, 2014, by in Miscellaneous

Trends travel fast, and taking the ice bucket challenge, serving as a way to raise awareness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or also Lou Gehrig’s disease) is a celebrity fad at the moment, which includes football stars like Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Steven Gerrard and Mesut Ozil taking it head on. More

Fat Ronaldo

Fat Versions of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo & Other Football Stars

Posted on 14 Aug, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

Some fantastic artwork by the Colombian Fulvio Obregon gives us the world’s biggest football stars in their fat version, including small guys like Lionel Messi or the perfectly built Cristiano Ronaldo looking like he hasn’t been to the gym for quite some time, making up for that time with visits to some burger joint and always asking for extras. More

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All 40 New Kits of Premier League Clubs in Ten Seconds

Posted on 5 Aug, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

A new season of football in the English Premier League also means new uniforms. All the teams have already caught on to the trick: Not just bring out one new kit for the next season but two, which means we have 40 new versions of the same thing we see every season. More

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Frank Caliendo as Morgan Freeman Reading the LeBron James Letter

Posted on 24 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball, Miscellaneous

Maybe this is just ESPN promoting Frank Caliendo harder than they should, but it doesn’t make his brilliant reading of the LeBron James letter in the voice of Morgan Freeman any less brilliant or funny. More

Antisemitic & Anti-Israel Pro Palestinians Attack Maccabi Haifa Players in Austria

Posted on 23 Jul, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

Instead of completing a preseason match between Lille and Maccabi Haifa in Austria, ugly scenes that looked like a fight club ended the contest, as the hatred towards Israel and Jews that has been sweeping Europe in the guise of being Pro Palestinian and caring about what’s going on in Gaza led to thugs invading the pitch and attacking players of the Israeli team. More

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Matthias Schlitte, Arm Wrestling Champion With Different Sized Arms

Posted on 20 Jun, 2014, by in Miscellaneous

It takes something special for someone to be an arm wrestling champion and get noticed by more than just those who follow that niche sport. You might say Matthias Schlitte, with numerous titles but especially a right arm that is 33% larger than his left, has what it takes to stand out. More

Georges the dog

Georges the Dog Trying to Play Fetch With World Cup Footballers

Posted on 18 Jun, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

Not all dogs are interested in TV or watching sports, but it turns out one canine named Georges can’t get enough of the 2014 World Cup, as he is pretty sure the ball moving around the pitch on the screen is a game for him to participate in. More

Shrek & the Cup

2014 World Cup – Best Fan Photos From Day 3

Posted on 15 Jun, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

One of the most beautiful things about the World Cup isn’t the football but the gathering of fans from all over the world. The colors, the noises, the sounds and the differences between people from all around the world. On day 3 it came in the form or the plentiful English, the always original Japanese, the noisy and pretty Colombians and the fun and colorful Ivory Coast crowd. More

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Game of Thrones – The NBA Version 2.0

Posted on 12 Jun, 2014, by in Basketball, Miscellaneous

The guys (and girls???) over at Bleacherreport aren’t tired of making Game of Thrones videos with NBA connections, releasing another ‘Game of Zones’ cartoon that depicts the Miami Heat waiting in a tower, the San Antonio Spurs marching over the ice and Derrick Rose dreaming again. More

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Cousin of Taj Gibson Stabbed & Murdered in Brooklyn

Posted on 3 Jun, 2014, by in Miscellaneous

Some evil and acts of hatred towards human beings are impossible to understand, as an unknwon person stabbed two children in a Brooklyn apartment building. Six-year-old Prince Joshua “P.J.” Avitto, cousin of Taj Gibson of the Chicago Bulls, was confirmed dead, while 7-year-old Mikayla Capers was injured and although sufferring from serious lacerations and wounds, she is expected to survive. More