Straight From 1984, Here's The Disco Version Of "Take Me Out To The…

A reader named Brian, presumably going through his old VHS tapes, has been uploading a number of old Virginia news broadcasts. He sent along this one, a 1984 broadcast from Hampton Roads station WAVY-10, about the Tidewater Tides (then the Mets AAA affiliate) and a local band trying to update the stodgy old… » 12/28/12 11:20am 12/28/12 11:20am

Deadspin Classic: A Disco Inferno

In an alternate universe, Deadspin's archives would cover the whole scope of human history. Occasionally, we like to revisit those timeless moments that we would have written about, if only we could have. Today: The night disco died. » 7/13/09 11:00am 7/13/09 11:00am

'Oh Why Didn't I Just Get A Jamba Juice Instead?'

Ah, Victor Thompson. Poor dumb sap. Let this be a lesson to all you kids out there; tattoos are permanent, but football winning streaks are not. Sure, it was all fun and games when he decided to get the Patriots logo etched into both sides of his skull earlier this season. What could possibly go wrong? (wha-wha horn).… » 2/06/08 3:30pm 2/06/08 3:30pm