Spain Beats China In Overtime As "Slit-Eye" Picture Controversy Grows

Thanks to Pau Gasol's 29 points the Spanish team overcame a 14 point deficit to send the game into overtime tied at 72. Then, much to the chagrin of millions of angry Chinese, Spain overcame karma and pulled out an 85-75 victory » 8/12/08 2:15pm 8/12/08 2:15pm. But not before their team picture exploded into controversy. To such a degree that the…

Spanish Basketball Team Celebrates Trip to China With Slant-Eye Team…

Spain, patron saint of the New World, land of low-priced cerveza, Sergio Garcia's homeland, and where slant-eyed jokes by the Spanish national basketball team » 8/11/08 11:15am 8/11/08 11:15am leave the entire country rolling on the floor with laughter. Those were the fourth grade days. Just imagine what would have happened if they'd followed up this…