Hey Canada, How Does That Feel?

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

While the United States continues to dominate the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, everyone paused yesterday so the host nation could play a little hockey against its neighbor to the south. It was lovely of the Canadians to allow the Americans on the ice and show us how to play ...

Jamaican Bobsled Team Won’t Be In Vancouver

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

Sadly, one of the best stories in Olympic history won't have another chapter written this winter. The Jamaican bobsled team has failed to qualify for this month's Olympics. For the last few weeks, the Jamaicans had been hoping that a spot would open in the field. But the list of nations ...

Dick Ebersol Should Probably Stop Talking For A While

Wednesday, January 20th, 2010

Dick Ebersol is the chairman of NBC Universal Sports & Olympics and is the former president of NBC Sports. He has also been a massive failure in his time in the television business. Despite being awful at his job, somehow Ebersol has been tabbed by NBC to be the guy ...

Link Dump! Brought to You By Ohio State Fan

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

Because these creepy, redneck lie-barry customers are descending on Bloomington this weekend for the semi-annual bloodletting that is OSU/IU in football. I know winning this game is beyond our wildest dreams, so let's just leave it right there. But if we tailgate our asses off, are loud as f*ck in ...

This Is Creepy

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

Let me first preface this post by saying that I wouldn't be caught dead watching Dancing With the Stars. Anywhere. Ever. Not even the opportunity to see the painfully hot Julianne Hough in skimpy outfits on a weekly basis could get me into it. That said, it was brought to my ...

This New President Could Do Wonders for Chicago’s Olympic Bid

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

There was a little news item floating around Monday in relation to this guy we elected to run these United States of America and his connection to Chicago which brushes right into our little realm of sports. With Chicago very much in the running to host the Olympics in 2016, people ...

Thirty-One Reasons July Sucks

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

Last year I made the case that August was the worst sports month on the calendar. July, 2008, has proved me wrong. Seriously, this has been the lamest month for sports in my lifetime. There have been no compelling stories, so the media and blogosphere have been buzzing with lame, ...