Joe Paterno On Stroking And Big Kisses, Completely Out Of Context

Last night, ESPN hosted an hour-long feature called "'Difference Makers: Life Lessons with Paterno and Krzyzewski." The coaches talked about greatness and being great and the ways of the greats and how great it is to be great, and Rece Davis mentioned a few times that they were both quite great. It was illuminating.… » 7/01/11 12:20pm 7/01/11 12:20pm

They're Still Playing "Friday" At NHL Games, And At Least One Grown Man…

We know that internet memes generally have a very particular shelf life, and we respect that Rebecca Black's "Friday" phenomenon might have worn out its welcome by now. When we first posted the video to accompany another meme, it had 200,000 views; it now has 61 million views and a dedicated Tumblr following. But… » 3/28/11 6:00pm 3/28/11 6:00pm

Sabres Fans Tortured With Rebecca Black's "Friday"

If you haven't seen and laughed at this video yet, I don't think we can be Internet friends anymore. But a meme does not an arena anthem make; that's why it was so curious when our Buffalo correspondent texted to let us know that during last night's game against Carolina, the Sabres played "Friday" during a break in… » 3/16/11 11:05am 3/16/11 11:05am

The One Where Tim Legler Fields A Wacky Drinking Team

We get a massive amount of tips in our inbox each week. Some are pretty interesting, but don't get published for one reason or another » 6/19/09 1:19pm 6/19/09 1:19pm

Deadspin I-Team: Is The Panamanian Cricket Team Artificially Enhanced?

On the backchannels, Daulerio has charged us with launching a Deadspin I-Team investigation into the veracity of some suspiciously bottom-heavy photographs of the "Panamanian Cricket Team." » 5/08/09 12:50pm 5/08/09 12:50pm