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Female Badminton Players Ordered To Wear Skirts Posted: 3 months ago by suebe
The Badminton World Federation has been searching for a way to drum up interest in female players before the 2012 Olympics. Its solution: Force women to play in skirts to create a more "attractive presentation." Amazingly, officials insist this isn't sexist.
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Marathon Champion, Grete Waitz Has Died Posted: 4 months ago by suebe
Grete Waitz, the Norwegian marathoner who won the New York City Marathon nine times, died today at age 57. She had been battling cancer for the past six years and passed away in Oslo.
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Fans Bring Dead Body to Soccer Match Posted: 5 months ago by suebe
It was like a scene from "Weekend at Bernie's" when a Colombian soccer team recently got an unexpected fan. Pals of a teenage soccer fanatic who was murdered in Colombia brought his body to see his favorite team play one last time.
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Jose Canseco sends his twin brother Ozzie to celebrity boxing match in his stead Posted: 5 months ago by Moe
...hilarity of course, as it always does, ensues. Ozzie was escorted out by security and the bout was canceled.
How did they catch him? Ozzie was not sporting his brother's bicep tattoos when he removed his shirt at weigh in.
What a maroon.
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NFL Lockout Could Destroy Chicken Wing Industry Posted: 5 months ago by kakana
"It would kill wings, it would be terrible on wings,"
How can we allow this to happen?
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What if sports. Posted: 6 months ago by dOntEAtpOOp
What if the 1957 Packers play the 1957 Pittsburgh Steelers? The bulls with Jordan vs the Lakers with Wilt the Stilt, etc etc. You can simulate it all on this site, complete with scores and game stats.
And it's free.
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Boy won't wrestle girl Posted: 6 months ago by b2run
In a state tournament in Iowa, a boy who was one of the favourites to win his weight class, defaulted rather than wrestle one of the few girls ever to qualify for the tournament.
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How 'The Fridge' lost his way Posted: 7 months ago by Bornbad
Every day begins with William Perry needing help out of bed. Usually, it's 10 a.m. before he even gives it a try, and to support his 400 pounds, he shuffles to the living room on two legs that barely work and his sturdy black cane.
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Obama unmasked as fraudulent Chicago Bears fan on eve of Super Bowl Posted: 7 months ago by 2manyusernames
The president claims to be a Chicago Bears fan but his actions and behavior shows otherwise. This is even more evident in his actions towards Green Bay
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What does “packers” in the Green Bay Packers refer to exactly? Posted: 7 months ago by suebe
In a few weeks much of the world will be glued to images of men in helmets and tight pants kicking around an egg-shaped ball. You may know a ton of Super Bowl trivia, as well as all of the arcane rules of football, but how about this word right in front of you: Packers.
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Green Bay fan fired for wearing Packers neck-tie at Chicago office Posted: 7 months ago by qpon
“He said, ‘You have two options,’ ” a furious Stone said later Monday. “Remove the tie, or you’re fired.”
“When I didn’t, he said, ‘You can leave, you’re fired.’ Does that sound fair to you?”
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Peyton Hillis Alleges Racism from Fellow NFL Players for Being White Posted: 7 months ago by B-MoreRavensFan
Hillis, of the Cleveland Browns, is the first white running back to rush for over 1000 yards in a season since 1985. "Every team did it," he said. "They'll say, 'You white boy, you ain't gonna run on us today. This is ridiculous. Why are you giving offensive linemen the ball?'"
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Packers Goin' to da Super Bowl Posted: 7 months ago by cb__
No surprise, really..congrats to the better team. The story of the game (for me, at least) was Jay Cutler packing it in, and the Bears replacing their incredibly inept 2nd-string QB with their 3rd, Caleb Hanie. He should have started!
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Snow Causes Minn. Metrodome To Collapse Posted: 9 months ago by bingo
Even before the inflatable Metrodome collapsed Sunday, the game between the New York Giants and the Minnesota Vikings had already been pushed to Monday -- because weather kept the Giants from getting to Minneapolis.
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Newton Wins Heisman In Landslide Posted: 9 months ago by Bornbad
Auburn quarterback Cam Newton was the runaway winner of the Heisman Trophy on Saturday night. Newton beat out other finalists Andrew Luck of Stanford, LaMichael James of Oregon and Kellen Moore to become the 76th winner of college football's top individual honor.
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Legendary Cowboys, SMU quarterback Don Meredith dies Posted: 9 months ago by bingo
Don Meredith, the Dallas Cowboys and SMU quarterback and Monday Night Football icon, died Sunday evening in Santa Fe, N.M. He was 72.
Meredith died at Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center, a hospital spokesman confirmed this morning. The Meredith family's attorney, Lisa Fine Moses, said his wife, Susan, and daughter Mary were at his side.
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Hines Ward Calls out NFL for Hypocrisy over Player Safety and Discipline Issues Posted: 9 months ago by B-MoreRavensFan
"You talk about safety but you add on two games [to the season]," Ward said, via the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "You talk about you don't want players to drink, but our major endorsement is Coors Light. That's all you see is beer commercials."
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Manny Pacquiao Dominates Antonio Margarito Posted: 9 months ago by jepons
The best boxer in the world has won once again, as Manny Pacquiao put on a brilliant fighting display, defeating Antonio Margarito in dominant fashion on Saturday night in Dallas......
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We're Running Out of Chocolate!!! Posted: 10 months ago by suebe
It's been said for a while, we need Willy Wonka to rev up the factory and fast!
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Bye Bye Wade, Hello Jason Posted: 10 months ago by icepigs
Wade Phillips gets fired as the Head Coach of the Dallas Cowboys.
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Baseball Hall of Fame manager Sparky Anderson dies at 76 Posted: 10 months ago by Bornbad
Sparky Anderson, the first major league manager to win a World Series in both the American and National Leaguesdied Thursday of complications from dementia, according to a statement released Thursday from his family.
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Giants win World Series behind Lincecum, Renteria Posted: 10 months ago by Bornbad
Tim Lincecum, Edgar Renteria and the San Francisco Giants won the World Series on Monday night, beating the Texas Rangers 3-1 in a tense Game 5 and taking the trophy home to the city by the Bay for the first time.
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Penn Jillette's Masturbating Bathtub For Women Posted: 10 months ago by suebe
Penn Jillette is an inventor. His greatest triumph: a "hydro-therapeutic stimulator" for women with jetstreams directed to "stimulation points (e.g., the clitoris) of the female user when the female user sits in the seat." Meet the Jill-Jet.
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That why they're called a "TEAM" Posted: 11 months ago by icepigs
Josh Hamilton has battled drugs and alcohol. So when the Texas Rangers celebrated their first ever playoff series win, they did it with Ginger Ale so Josh could celebrate, too.
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Cigar Guy is Found!!! Posted: 11 months ago by suebe
What was the deal with the dude chomping a cigar captured in the photo of Tiger Woods' shot?
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