Economy? What’s An Economy?

Sunday, June 14th, 2009

Have a gander at Eclipse, the world's biggest private yacht. It boasts a missile defense system, two helipads, and an escape submarine along with many, many other ridiculously expensive features. It cost 300 million pounds (about $600 million) to build in German shipyards and is scheduled to be delivered to ...

A Big Phil Hello From Uzbekistan

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Talk about a quick fall from grace. In 2002, Luiz Felipe Scolari pulled off what might be the ultimate high in world sports when he guided his native Brazil to its fifth World Cup title. He went onto enjoy a six-year stint as Portugal’s boss, taking the Iberians to a World Cup ...

Shut Up, Numpties

Friday, May 8th, 2009

Okay, maybe not everyone, but the title is still apropos (of doors) given the Blues' reaction to losing to Barcelona on a 93rd minute away goal. It's been two days since the match and Chelsea's players are still all in the press talking about how the official didn't give them enough decisions ...

As The World Turns…Across The Pond

Friday, April 24th, 2009

For those unaware, Frank Lampard is an international soccer star. The 30-year old Chelsea star is one of the best English players in the game and has a knack for scoring vital goals for the Blues. Well, Franky split from his girlfriend, the mother of his two daughters, and it has ...

Cue The Overused Electronic Vocal Stylings Of…

Monday, December 1st, 2008

It could have been potentially the greatest legitimizing pop culture-soccer crossover since David Beckham cozied up with Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes. But the game of soccer has taken yet another blow here Stateside. One, I don’t think the sport will ever truly bounce back from.  Chart topping rapper Akon and ESPN ...