You'll Regret Watching This USA Rugby League Tribute

We were sent this musical tribute to the USA rugby league team, performed by The Wiggles, favorites of undiscerning children everywhere. I wasn't going to post it, except it's been running through my damn brain all day, and I thought maybe the only way to kill this earworm was to pass it on to you. So rock out,… » 11/07/13 6:59pm 11/07/13 6:59pm

How Many Times Have Americans Said "Awesome" or "Oh My God" In Olympic…

Ah, the post-game interview. A magical moment in sports journalism where reporters try to force a meaningful, articulate comment out of an incredibly exhilarated and emotional athlete. The Olympics are rife with opportunities for these same reporters to ask the same questions and get the same answers. And oh my God… » 8/01/12 2:53pm 8/01/12 2:53pm

The USA 3-On-3 Women's Basketball Team Only Had Two Healthy Players At…

Three of the country's best high school players traveled to Italy for the FIBA 3x3 Youth World Championships. Just 90 seconds in their semifinal game, Rebecca Greenwell went down with a knee injury. It fell to Linnae Harper and Kaela Davis to play 2-on-3, and the pair did their best, going all the way to overtime… » 9/13/11 11:30am 9/13/11 11:30am

If A Canadian Team Wins A Title, Will They Visit The White House?

Should the Canucks win one of the next two games, they'll partake in one of the greatest traditions in pro sports: spending time with the Stanley Cup. But will they, or the Cup, receive the White House invite that's standard for championship teams? More to the point, would an American President honor a Canadian team?… » 6/13/11 1:20pm 6/13/11 1:20pm