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Elon softball players totally underwhelmed by new uniform reveal

We’ve all seen videos where college teams reveal new uniforms, or helmets, or team facilities, any of which tend to leave the players on the team stunned or excited or speechless. This is not one of those videos. Instead, this is Elon’s softball team getting a surprise reveal of their new uniforms. Let’s take a […]

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End of the rainbow: man who stole NYC pot of gold caught in Ecuador

Generally, I don’t pull for criminals. The world isn’t a movie, and if people are willing to break the law, that’s not really a good thing. But sometimes, the crime itself is so brazen, foolhardy, and not violent or harmful, that you kind of just want to see the perp get away with it. This […]

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Sherlock recap: Was ‘The Final Problem’ both a season and series finale?

Well, that Sherlock finale was certainly something. But was it good? Let’s discuss. Sherlock’s season 4 finale (ominously bearing the title “The Final Problem,” a nod to the Arthur Conan Doyle tale that saw Sherlock Holmes’ original literary demise) wrapped the season up tightly, if not satisfactorily. Here’s what happened, and it’s fairly spoiler-ish from here on […]

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George Karl keeps digging himself deeper during interviews

Well, this is getting a bit awkward for George Karl. When you write a book, and you include plenty of controversial statements about household name NBA players, you tend to create, well, controversy. That’s been the case so far for Karl’s book Furious George. (Is that a good title or not? Still can’t decide.) You might recall […]

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Here are some things Chelsea’s proposed new stadium resembles

Chelsea just received permission to tear down Stamford Bridge and build a massive new stadium, according to this report from the BBC. Stamford Bridge appears fairly modern, having been renovated in the ’90s, but it’s actually quite old, having been around since the late 19th-century. But progress and the promise of massive revenue increases stop […]

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Entire Arrested Development cast reportedly on board for a fifth season

Well, this is pretty good news. The Bluth family will reportedly reunite on Netflix for a fifth season of Arrested Development, according to executive producer Brian Grazer. Here’s what he told The Wrap on Wednesday: “I think we’re really close to pulling it off finally,” Grazer told TheWrap on Wednesday. “All of the actors have agreed to […]

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World’s best neighbors have an LED ice hockey rink in their backyard

Neighbors are often hit or miss. There’s no getting around that. Sometimes you get awesome fun people you can be friends with. Other times you get some old guy who mows his lawn shirtless every Saturday at 7:30 AM. Shaun and Laura Carlon, of Maple Grove, Minnesota, are pretty clearly in the former group. Take […]

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Hey, remember Royce White? He’s balling out in Canada now

Royce White is perhaps the most famous recent example of how professional sports is not yet equipped to put players with special mental health requirements in the best positions to succeed. White was a standout for Fred Hoiberg at Iowa State, but had difficulty transitioning to the professional game for a variety of reasons. Here’s […]

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There’s a fake Lane Kiffin at the college football national championship game

Normally when you hear the words Lane Kiffin and disguise, you think “Ah, so he brought back the Joey Freshwater persona.” But not this time! Instead, we have someone cosplaying as Lane himself at the championship game. Kiffin of course is not at the game, having been relieved of his playcalling duties by Nick Saban […]

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