Signs of the apocalypse, #2

Jason English

"An incident involving a player swearing and a coach slapping the player has resulted in reprimands, apologies and a five-second delay for broadcasts of the Little League World

Are you ready for some jail time?


What is in the water in Cincinnati, other than boats driven by allegedy drunk football players?

Susan Butcher, Queen of the Mush


No matter how you feel about the Iditarod, the annual Alaskan dog-and-driver race that covers more than 1,000 miles, you've got to admire Susan Butcher, arguably its greatest champion.

Hail to the conquering hero!


After great consideration and furrowing of brows, we are proud to announce the winner(s) of our stupid-sports contest.

Watercooler Ammo: Talladega-tastic


Proving that mocking Southerners is like shooting chitlins in a barrel, Will Ferrell's new flick "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby" is opening today to good reviews.

Mento Floss


The Mentos-and-soda geyser effect revealed a few months ago has now spawned a contest on YouTube.

Air Hockey without Borders

Mangesh Hattikudur

Engadget has an amazing little blurb on the future of video conferencing, and how it might not be boring?!

Contest: Invent the world's stupidest sport!


It's good to know someone else is obsessed with odd sports -- the bloggers at YesButNoButYes have put together a top-ten list of harebrained physical activities, including: * The World Highlan

I never sausage a sport


Having thoroughly tired ourselves out over the weekend with cheese racing, my husband and I are looking for another quirky sport to adopt.

Pong vs. Andy Roddick

Mangesh Hattikudur

Being a huge fan of old computer and video games (I used to use my Texas Instruments computer like a security blanket way before Tandys were popular), I saw this Andy Roddick commercial and thought it