Gluttony Among The Colonists: Deadspin's British Foreign Correspondent…

America smells heavily of sweat. Sweat and old takeout—a lingering, clotted odor, a hybrid of a gas leak and authentic home cooking. This is my first time smelling or seeing the country. I arrived three days ago, Heathrow to JFK, having never crossed the Atlantic before. Now after a long and hot subway ride, I'm at… » 7/05/11 6:30pm 7/05/11 6:30pm

British Gold Medalist Gets Plastered, Rolls Over a Taxi Bonnet in…

Bradley Wiggins, a double gold medalist in cycling, is the culprit. It's things like this that make people mistakenly believe the British can't handle their alcohol. Or have drinking problems. Wiggins was out celebrating in London House—which is evidently an area of Beijing designed to honor the 2012 Olympics. The… » 8/20/08 11:00am 8/20/08 11:00am