Chris Jericho on Robot Combat League: "It's Boxing-Meets-The Terminator"

You think WWE Superstar Chris Jericho's led a quirky career? That's a major understatement. Check the dude's bio: former WWE Heavyweight Champion, lead singer of hard-rockin' headbangers Fozzy, Dancing with the Stars contestant and, my favorite, he played mercenary Frank Korver in MacGruber. And now, Jericho has taken… » 2/25/13 11:59am 2/25/13 11:59am

Cliff Paul, Chris Paul’s Suspiciously Clark Kent-Like Twin Brother, Got…

Turns out that if you're just a normal, unassuming insurance salesman, and you suddenly discover that you have a long-lost, pro basketball-playing twin brother, then you get to experience all sorts of celebrity perks, like going to the All-Star game last weekend. Must be nice... » 2/22/13 11:59am 2/22/13 11:59am

The Future of Sports Tech Involves Shrimp

Why do characters in video games get all the coolest toys? Y'know, raccoon suits, sonic booms, hyperdrive. Or a Nanosuit like the one in EA's Crysis 3 that provides armor, super strength, invisibility, and a means to interface with computers and weapons. Awesome in a video game, but don't you want it in real life?… » 2/19/13 11:59am 2/19/13 11:59am

Basketball Legend John Salley Is Here Right Now To Answer Your Questions

Most of you probably know John Salley from his 2009 breakout performance in Confessions of a Shopaholic. But — as it turns out — John is actually a really famous, and incredibly accomplished basketball superstar. "Four championship rings, with three different teams, in three different decades and two different… » 2/14/13 11:59am 2/14/13 11:59am

Chris Paul’s Possibly Real Secret Twin Brother, Cliff, Is Now On Twitter

A few weeks ago, you heard about a rumor that Chris Paul had a previously-unknown-to-him twin named Cliff. Well, if Twitter is to be trusted (you make the call), Chris, Drew Brees, Erin Andrews, and others have been tweeting back and forth with the mustachioed, argyle-loving State Farm agent for days now, talking… » 1/15/13 11:59am 1/15/13 11:59am

EXCLUSIVE: Could This Be Chris Paul’s Secret Twin Brother?

In a storyline more suited for a Lifetime movie than an All-Star, it looks like Chris Paul might have a twin brother he never knew existed. » 12/24/12 11:59am 12/24/12 11:59am

A Report From The Luckiest Man Alive: Christina Hendricks Taught Me All…

I have a great appreciation for fine whisky, but I am no means an expert on the subject. Luckily, I was in the unique position to have none other than talented actress (we all know her as Joan on Mad Men) and whisky lover Christina Hendricks teach me everything I need to know about Johnnie Walker's incredible blends.… » 12/06/12 11:59am 12/06/12 11:59am

Never Miss Another Live Sporting Event Again With Slingbox

There's a sense of dread that comes over me when I miss a significant portion or all of a game involving a team I really care about. The feelings experienced are something like those experienced when being sent to the principal's office: you have no idea what's going to happen, but you assume it's going to be… » 11/20/12 11:59am 11/20/12 11:59am

Rutledge Wood, Host of Top Gear USA, Is Here Live To Talk About His…

Ever fantasize about what it would feel like to hop in your car, gun the engine, and hit the streets with no rules or regulations? Well, Rutledge Wood, host of Top Gear USA and Speed TV NASCAR reporter, knows a thing or two about that particular sensation — which is why he's here (right now!) ready to answer all your… » 11/08/12 2:59pm 11/08/12 2:59pm

Show Off Your Tailgate And You Could Win A Year’s Supply Of Meat And…

Ah, tailgating: sunshine, assorted meats, and endless games of cornhole. My favorite tailgate memory is from my freshman year of college. Before the first football game I attended as a student, I randomly went up to some people who seemed to be my age. In my hand were some uneaten bacon-wrapped sausages. The food was… » 11/08/12 10:59am 11/08/12 10:59am

The Lazy Man’s Guide to Email

Being lazy is a quality one should be proud of. And here to help the pro-lazy is the newly launched Outlook.com. Thanks to a bunch of smart features, Outlook.com makes it easier and quicker than ever to manage your incoming email so you can spend less time in your inbox and more time on important tasks such as… » 10/25/12 11:59am 10/25/12 11:59am

Now's Your Last Chance to Let Us Fix Your Inbox

A few weeks ago we asked all you stuck-in-the-dark-ages-types to send your email-related quandaries (for instance: What time is the best time to email your boss when you've been out all night and plan to be "sick" the next day?) to etiquette@deadspin.com, with the promise of them being answered by tech expert Seth… » 10/23/12 3:59pm 10/23/12 3:59pm

Hey Fitness Freaks, We’re Giving Away a Garmin Forerunner 10

For those strange beings who are motivated by things beyond candy corn-flavored Oreos and watching game highlights, today is your lucky day. » 10/12/12 3:59pm 10/12/12 3:59pm

Send Us Your Email Quandaries

Sometimes a teeny little mistake in your email can land you in seriously scalding water (see: that time you by accidentally sent that pic to your lady friend's mom). That's why I've teamed up with the new Outlook.com to give you some advice on how to handle your email conundrums. » 10/12/12 11:59am 10/12/12 11:59am

Ask The Guy Who Shot These Excellent Cameraphone Pictures How He Did It

While we were stuck at our desks, photographer Taylor Davidson used our Intel-Inspired Ultrabook™ Shooting Challenge as an excuse to barge off to Boston, where he set about shooting some sports at the city's parks and playgrounds. Well, he's back, and hanging out in the comments, ready to take your questions. So flip… » 9/04/12 12:59pm 9/04/12 12:59pm

How To Entertain After Hours

Welcome to the final installment of A Gentleman's Quest for the Perfect Night Out, a four-part guide written by etiquette expert John Bridges meant to instruct our more testosteroney readers on how to comport themselves during the evening hours. With the help of Clear Men Scalp TherapyTM, which gives you 100%… » 8/30/12 11:59am 8/30/12 11:59am

Secrets Of A Sports Photographer In A Wicked Awesome Sports Town

Every summer, Boston comes out to play. Shut-ins seep into the streets, the city's parks brim with ballers, and the town's unmarked vans are painted purple with anti-New York graffiti. It was this annual migration that Taylor Davidson — one of Gizmodo's Intel-Inspired Ultrabook™ Shooting Challenge photographers —… » 8/29/12 11:59am 8/29/12 11:59am

If You Feel Compelled To Stroll The Beach In A Banana-Hammock, Do So

No one will care if your spare tire is gleaming in the late-summer sunshine. No one will blink an eye if your body hair creates a halo around your creatively toned muscles. No one will give a flying fig if your sunglasses were purchased at a Taos gas station sometime during the hazy summer of 1981. » 8/28/12 11:59am 8/28/12 11:59am

How to Not Look Like a Slob at Dinner

Welcome to A Gentleman's Quest for the Perfect Night Out, a four-part guide written by etiquette expert John Bridges meant to instruct our more testosteroney readers on how to comport themselves during the evening hours. With the help of Clear Men Scalp Therapy, which gives you 100% dandruff protection* (because,… » 8/23/12 11:59am 8/23/12 11:59am