Yelling Is A Key Part Of Women's Curling

Thank you, person who made this compilation of skips screaming from the women's curling matches in Sochi. (For the unfamiliar: A skip is essentially the captain of the team who—vocally—directs the other members. Here's a better explanation.) It's evidence that regardless of a skip's nation, they all yell proficiently,… » 2/16/14 12:23pm 2/16/14 12:23pm

"Shitballs": Curling Profanity Is Strange

You can throw out the record books when the Alberta and Quebec women's curling teams get together. It got pretty heated yesterday at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts (Canada's women's championship), when Alberta skip Heather Nedohin let loose a creative swear word after coming up short on her shot. » 2/23/12 1:45pm 2/23/12 1:45pm