Science! Says The 2008 Squad Was Actually The Best Olympic Basketball…

Paul Bessire, creator of the Predictalator, ran every men's hoops team from 1992 through 2012 through his machine, simulating each roster playing 50,000 games against every other edition. And to everyone's surprise, neither the '92 Dream Team nor the current squad in London came out on top. Winning more often than any… » 7/26/12 5:55pm 7/26/12 5:55pm

CBS Accidentally Leaks College Football Television Schedule?

I've gotten this link from several people but am still working to confirm its accuracy. Typically CBS doesn't announce which game they're covering until about ten days before the game would kick off. Which always makes planning travel and hotels and the like difficult. But allegedly, due to a computer glitch, CBS… » 8/18/08 2:30pm 8/18/08 2:30pm

Chinese Badminton Bad Boy, Super Dan, Sets the Ladies Swooning


Lin Dan, or Super Dan, is China's top badminton player. He's also had a few run-ins with authority figures. There was the time he tried to hit another player's coach with his racket. And the other time he took a swing at his own coach with a racket. None of that, however, has stopped the 24-year-old from becoming a… » 8/12/08 5:15pm 8/12/08 5:15pm