The Olympics Opening Ceremony? Giant Voldemort Fighting 30 Mary Poppinses, Obviously

London's Sunday Times is reporting that Friday's Olympics opening ceremony may not be unwatchably boring. According to Yahoo, which excerpted parts of the Times' subscription-only story, a 40-foot Voldemort (hologram? parade float? ventriloquist's dummy?) will take center stage for the ceremony and have some sort of… »7/24/12 4:10pm7/24/12 4:10pm


Armless Man To Throw Ceremonial First Pitch At Tonight's Dodgers Game

As part of his "Pitch for Awareness" national tour, Tom Willis will throw out the first pitch at tonight's Dodgers/Padres game. He'll do so with one of his feet, on account of the fact that he was born without arms. ("I don't have the greatest pitching speed in the world. My style is heave it and pray.") »4/30/11 8:30pm4/30/11 8:30pm