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The World Series got off to the best start imaginable for everyone on Earth last night, as the St.
Just because we’ve previously covered the incredibly prestigious <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/05/the-2011-world-beard-championships#page/1">World Beard and Mustache Championships</a>, we’re not opposed to covering facial hair contests on the regional circuit, especially when it’s for the betterment of the U.
For far too long the Philippines have languished in a void of cultural irrelevance, known primarily for their women becoming nurses or mail order brides.
On June 25 and 26, teams from across Europe will travel to Gravesend, Kent (England) and the Vigo Rugby Club to participate in the fifth-consecutive Bike Polo European Cup.
Continuing our love for zany, kitschy, costumed, drunken and nude competitive events, the great people of San Francisco hosted the 100th annual Zazzle Bay to Breakers 12K race this past weekend, and there were plenty of costumed, drunk and naked people in attendance.
The <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tesla_Roadster">Tesla Roadster</a> is an electric car powered by over 6,000 lithium-ion batteries.
As teams from approximately 60 colleges and high schools strap broomsticks between their legs and pretend to fly to Manhattan for the 2010 Quidditch World Cup, I find myself almost shocked to tell you that the worst part of this story isn't that hundreds of Harry Potter fans have turned this "sport" up a notch.
While the New York Mets aren't technically out of the National League East hunt, they are realistically screwed.
People often argue that professional golfers are not real athletes, like football players and competitive eaters.
Brooklyn -- the NYC hideout for grown-up nerds (ahem) that brought us <a href="../post.phtml?pk=2835" target="_blank">whiffle hurling</a> -- has now introduced a new "tennis" tournament: <a href="http://wiimbledon.net/" target="_blank">Wiimbledon</a> (the extra "i" is for "inane").