We're Still Cheesed About Nirvana On That Baseball Video Game

We know we touched on this Friday, but it stuck in our craw over the weekend. Turns out that Courtney Love, an entirely stable person who should absolutely be trusted with one of the more valuable music catalogs of the last 50 years, has sold the rights to Nirvana's "Breed" to be played on the Major League Baseball… » 2/26/07 10:30am 2/26/07 10:30am

Scott Weiland Gets His Lee Corso On

If you're not up on your aging "psychedelic" hair metal band sports trivia, former Stone Temple Pilots and current Velvet Revolver frontman Scott Weiland is an inexplicable fan of Notre Dame football. (We guess his dad went there; amazingly, Weiland didn't make the trip.) This morning, Weiland released a statement … » 1/09/07 1:30pm 1/09/07 1:30pm

Hating The Yankees With The Strokes

This offseason has been a somewhat difficult one for Mets fans, who are still trying to deal with the glue that held Carlos Beltran's bat to his shoulder and the creeping sense that they really are going to sign Moises Alou. And it's not just your smart fans hand-wringing either. One of the quieter huge Mets fans out… » 11/20/06 3:45pm 11/20/06 3:45pm

Somehow, It Was Still Scott Stapp's Finest Moment

A clever little conceit for Championship Series week from our friends at Idolator: A compilation of the most ridiculous renditions of the Star-Spangled Banner at sporting events. » 10/09/06 4:15pm 10/09/06 4:15pm

How Easy It Is To Switch Lyrics On Command

Our friends (and sisters in corporate bloggerhood) at Idolator, yesterday, took a brief stab at stupid theme songs for sports teams; we've covered this ground around these parts too, with the never-bested "Sweet Shaun Alexander." » 10/06/06 11:30am 10/06/06 11:30am

Apparently, Jose Lima Isn't The Only Singer Out There

If you weren't satisfied with Bill Simmons' iTunes mix — remember, by the way, tonight's Mr. Simmons' curious appearance on "The Colbert Report," so set Tivos to "stun" — our friendly overlords at Gawker Media are here to help. » 9/14/06 4:15pm 9/14/06 4:15pm