Photoshop Contest: Let's Rebrand The Washington Redskins

The folks at 99designs are running a community contest to rebrand the Washington Redskins with a new team name and logo. They reached out to a few journalists to get some suggestions—e.g. Warriors (Robert McCartney), Griffins (David Plotz), and Renegades (Ken Meringolo and Kevin Ewoldt)—but anything goes, as you can… » 10/09/13 11:08am 10/09/13 11:08am

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

FLOTUS On Board: One Reader's Boldest Experience

Ring the bells—the winner of the "My Boldest Experience" essay contest has been chosen. Behold, a tale of cargo vans and khaki pants by Deadspin reader Cameron B., who is just won a $100 AMEX card. Read and be inspired. » 3/07/12 11:59am 3/07/12 11:59am

Wanted: Your Brilliant Words In Exchange for Glory and $100

You've already read Cajun Boy's opus on the subject...now prove to the world that you, in fact, are the King of Boldness, by sending your 500-word essay/blog post/epic poem/manifesto to Deadspin at contests@deadspin.com with "My Boldest Experience" as the subject line. The best (funniest, most compelling, least lame)… » 3/02/12 3:59pm 3/02/12 3:59pm

Deadspin Vs. Gizmodo iPhone Repair Contest: Please Submit Your Entries

That piece of crap is my phone. The first time I dropped it in the kitchen, it cracked a little. The second time I drunkenly dropped it on the sidewalk, it became worse. Then, after diving on the ground during a fake grenade attack (long story), the phone ended up in this despicable condition. It's still moderately… » 7/07/11 2:00pm 7/07/11 2:00pm

Get Thee To the Racetrack!

NASCAR, Formula 1, semi drag racing—whatever your wheeled thing, we want to get you there. Just take this low-octane survey, email the last question to surveys@gawker.com, and you'll be entered to win a $150 StubHub gift certificate to spend on tickets to the motorsport event of your choice. » 11/19/10 2:59pm 11/19/10 2:59pm

Is Your I.Q. High Enough to Party With the Deadspin Gang?

Want to find out what over-heated bloggers do on summer vacation? Well here's your chance to win a trip to the Gawker Hamptons Beach House! Details below. » 7/14/10 2:59pm 7/14/10 2:59pm

Document Drunken Hookup Failures, Bro

Just answer a few questions, email the last one to surveys@gawker.com, and you'll be entered to win this Livestrong Flip Video Camcorder on which to capture your roommate's fumblings with females. Or fenceposts. Wait, is that illegal? Do not do that. [Rules] » 7/08/10 2:59pm 7/08/10 2:59pm

Win the Chance to Upgrade Your Hardware

Just take this survey, email the last question to surveys@gawker.com, and you'll be entered to win a $150 gift certificate to Dell. Then you can throw out that ancient keyboard/mouse combo your parents bought you for college. [Rules] » 6/22/10 2:59pm 6/22/10 2:59pm

Meet the Winners of a Dingleberry-Free Life

Thanks to all who shared their stories of hirsute hellaciousness with us. They truly were inspired. Inspired enough to almost make us throw up in our mouths a little. The winning tales—authors of which win a Philips Norelco Bodygroom Pro—below. » 6/03/10 2:59pm 6/03/10 2:59pm

Enter to Win a Chance to Tame Your Undergrowth

Have people commented on your lovely mohair sweater when you are in fact shirtless? Have ladies gotten their wristwatches, rings, or Lee Press-On Nails stuck in your chest forest? Tell us why you need a Philips Norelco Bodygroom Pro, and you could win one. » 5/27/10 2:59pm 5/27/10 2:59pm

Tame Your Undergrowth

Have people commented on your lovely mohair sweater when you are in fact shirtless? Have ladies gotten their wristwatches, rings, or Lee Press-On Nails stuck in your chest forest? Tell us why you need a Philips Norelco Bodygroom Pro, and you could win one. » 5/17/10 2:59pm 5/17/10 2:59pm

Win the Chance to Upgrade Your Hardware

Just take this survey, email the last question to surveys@gawker.com, and you'll be entered to win a $150 gift certificate to Dell. Then you can throw out that ancient keyboard/mouse combo your parents bought you for college. [Rules] » 5/14/10 2:59pm 5/14/10 2:59pm

And the Ugliest American(s) Is (Are)...

You have spoken, and your favorite green monster(s) outside of Boston can only be described as, well, ugly. Might even be called Ugly American(s). Verdant photo of the winner(s) of a $300 AMEX gift card after the jump! » 3/24/10 3:59pm 3/24/10 3:59pm

Vote for the Ugliest American from St. Pat's Day

The candidates aren't ugly, per se—they're more like lovably enthusiastic. But damn are they green. Send the number of your favorite Ugly American to contests@gawker.com (subject: "Ugly Vote") by noon EST tomorrow. Winner gets a $300 AMEX gift card. [Rules] Gallery below! » 3/23/10 2:59pm 3/23/10 2:59pm

Reminder: Send In Your Photos of Ugly Americans from St. Pat's

You saw them: Dudes in Erin Go Bragh berets slipping in green sick and Sexy Leprechauns flashing their bloomers and otherwise atop a shamrock float. Share your photos of the ugliest messes you encountered on St. Pat's and you could win big! » 3/19/10 2:59pm 3/19/10 2:59pm

Do You Dream of Wearing a Fedora while Rocking a Pro Basketball Jersey?

Then you're a closeted hoopster. Won't you please head over to the Dream Visualizer to see your dream turned into a personalized animation that you can then share with all of your Facebook friends? » 3/16/10 11:45am 3/16/10 11:45am

Show Us the Ugliest Americans You Can Find on St. Patrick's Day

In honor of Comedy Central's new show Ugly Americans, let's see the ugliest messes you encounter this St. Pat's. Send photos to contests@gawker.com. The ugliest will be posted here for a vote. Winner gets a $300 AMEX gift card. Woot! [Rules] » 3/10/10 5:59pm 3/10/10 5:59pm

NBA Dunk Contest: Open Thread

Here's where you can watch Nate Robinson and Shannon Brown battle it out for who can make the most dunks that make other NBA players stomp feet and throw towels, all with canned expressions of astonishment. [NBA] » 2/13/10 7:00pm 2/13/10 7:00pm