Monthly Archives: August 2008 »

Manny Ramirez forgets that there are 9 innings to the game

King Ing August 12, 2008 0

Manny Ramirez went 2 for 3 with 2 RBI’s last night in the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-6 win over the Phillies. That was great and all, but the story I am interested in is

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You Can’t Believe Your Eyes

Dave in Brighton August 12, 2008 0

Remember those giant firework footprints that were part of Friday’s opening ceremonies at the Olympics? There were 29 of them, one for each Olympiad, making their way across Beijing and to the National Stadium.

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Bruce Springsteen perfoming at halfime of Super Bowl

King Ing August 11, 2008 1

Page Six says that “The Boss” himself will be performing at next years Super Bowl in Tampa. “Super Bowl XLIII on Feb. 1 in Tampa will feature Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band,

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Balls to the face

King Ing August 11, 2008 0

TheBeautifulGame has video of a wayward shot on goal in the Heidenheim vs. Wolfsburgthat game that flies into the stands and decks a young cheerleader in her face. That was unexpected and definitely hurt.

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Caption This

King Ing August 11, 2008 0

Everyone has seen the picture of President Bush pseudo slap of Misty May-Treanor’s backside (after the jump), but I got a kick out of GWB bumping the volleyball. Little things like this make me

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The Audacity of Dope

Dave in Brighton August 11, 2008 0

Well, that was fast. It only took four days for the first doping scandal of the Olympics to emerge. And — surprise! — it involves cycling. Spanish rider Maria Isabel Moreno failed a test

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Spain slants their eyes in pre-Olympic ad

King Ing August 11, 2008 0

Not sure what the Spanish national basketball team meant by this, but it doesn’t look right to me. “The advertisement features two large photographs, one of the men’s basketball team, below, and one of

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Olympic Swimming: 4x100m Freestyle Finish

King Ing August 11, 2008 1

I am a sucker for the Olympics and if you can’t get into it after watching the United States swim team come back and beat the trash-talking French then I don’t get you. Goosebump

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Who’s The Biggest Douche in Sports?

Justin August 11, 2008 0

 Our search for the biggest douchebag in sports rolls on. First, review our first 9 nominees. Candidate 10: Ted Nolan

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Live Blog: USA v China Basketball

King Ing August 10, 2008 4

Why am I live blogging this, no one knows. The King is really hungover and is supposed to play golf soon so I don’t know how long this live blog will last. It’s the

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