In Defense Of The Vuvuzela

The backlash to the backlash has begun and I have to say that I'm glad. If you think the vuvuzela is an evil torture device that should be banned from all sport, then you can blow it out your ass. » 6/15/10 1:30am 6/15/10 1:30am

Your First World Cup Conspiracy Theory: England-U.S.A.'s Crooked Ref

FIFA just announced their first batch of World Cup referee assignments and because everyone assumes everyone else is out to screw them, it's a great excuse to make preemptive excuses for why your team is about to lose. » 6/07/10 9:15pm 6/07/10 9:15pm

Colombia Robbed By “Scantily Clad Girls” At World Cup Hotel

Probably not the headline Danny Jordaan, head of South Africa's World Cup bid, wants to be reading over his Corn Flakes just two weeks before the tournament starts.

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US Fans Create Horrific Image To Stir Up World Cup Rivalry

Here at The Spoiler, arts and crafts are held in very high esteem, be it the infantile crayon drawings of a child/Jamie Carragher, or a beautiful marble sculpture from the hands of Michelangelo/David James. » 5/27/10 1:15pm 5/27/10 1:15pm

Today In World Cup Jingoism

"Our famous prayer is that the Americans don't make the second round," says South Africa's police commissioner, who doesn't want to deal with the headache of making sure President Obama doesn't get killed, should he visit. Thanks? [NYTimes] » 5/07/10 5:05pm 5/07/10 5:05pm

Abbey Clancy Makes Her World Cup Prediction…

For those of you who prefer not to waste valuable shopping time reading up on the latest football relationships, Abbey Clancy is the lucky model who has long been on the receiving end of Peter Crouch's deep midnight kisses. » 5/05/10 12:45pm 5/05/10 12:45pm