When Cake Decorating Goes Wrong

So there was a shindig today in Washington to celebrate legendary Braves’ manager, Bobby Cox. Instead of the focus being on Cox, the focus was on how his name was spelled on the cake and the cover up that Jeff Schultz of the Atlanta Journal … [Read on]

Who Knew A Soccer Match Had To Go 35 Hours To Break A Guinness World Record?

I sure didn’t. And you didn’t either, so don’t lie. I know that you didn’t because the prior record was a mere 33 hours. But for some reason, The All Stars and Cambray FC weren’t satisfied with just setting a new record. They wanted to crush … [Read on]

Another Fan Runs Onto The Field In Philly, But Cops Forget To Tase Him

I guess we should’ve seen this a mile away. Of course, some dude would try to recreate the firestorm that yesterday’s edition did. But he fell short, and so did the cops. Mainly because they didn’t unleash the taser on him. Philadelphia police … [Read on]

The Glory Lines 5/5/10

It's time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here's some stories from around the 'net that we like and you SHOULD too!Big Ben Is Your SI Coverboy (With Leather)Ernie Harwell, Detroit Tigers broadcaster, dies at 92 (Detroit Free … [Read on]

Nationals top draft pick Strasburg, moving on up!

The Washington Nationals $15M man is moving on up, not to the big leagues just yet, but he's headed to Triple-A.The 21-year old had five starts with the Nationals Double-A Harrisburg Senators. He was 3-1 with 1.64 ERA and topped the Eastern League … [Read on]

Respectful Children Ask Their Parents Before Running On The Field And Getting Tasered

You’ve seen the video, now here’s the back story. In a stroke of journalistic genius, Peter Mucha of the Philadelphia Inquirer reached out to the father of the “bro that got tased”. Which leads us to a story of father knows best."He wasn't … [Read on]

“Fear The Deer” Gets Taken To A Whole New Level

The phrase “Fear The Deer” is the rallying cry for Milwaukee Bucks. You only know this because one, I just told you, and two, the Bucks used their success in the 1st round of the playoffs to shove the mantra down your throat.But alas, the Bucks lost … [Read on]

The Glory Lines 5/4/10

It's time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here's some stories from around the 'net that we like and you SHOULD too!Kobe Bryant White Hot (LA Times Magazine)Darren Sharper stays with the Saints (PFT)Dez Bryant's Mom Waits for Her Apology … [Read on]

Do You Want The Chance To Win A $100 American Express Gift Card?

Sure you do. And yes, we realize we took the day off. And yes, you have to do something to have a chance at the gift card. All you have to do is click this link right here and fill out the 10 question survey. See? Easy. Have at it.Have some … [Read on]

LSU Has Attendance Inflation Down To A Science

LSU's Tiger Stadium seating capacity is 92,400. But If you follow college football, you know that LSU exceeds that number for every big game they have. For instance, this year’s Florida-LSU game attendance was 93,129. And the LSU-Arkansas game had a … [Read on]