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Flippenout: The Wall

Trampoline experts Sean and Eric Kennedy of Flippenout demonstrate their synchronized acrobatic skills as they fly up to 22 feet in the air in this beautifully-shot (all too) short film by Dominick Sheldon for NOWNESS. Link Continue Reading from the Source

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How Badly Are You Allowed To Injure a Woman When You Hit Her?

The recent uproar sparked by the National Football League’s handling of Ray Rice’s assault on his then-fiancée and now wife has prompted a national conversation about domestic violence, but one which has left important questions unanswered. For example, how badly should you be allowed to injure a woman when you hit her? I’m not talking [...]

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Fox News Channel’s Elisabeth Hasselbeck Connects NFL Scandals to Benghazi

No, we didn’t make this up. She really did it. Elisabeth Hasselbeck became the first Fox News Channel screecher to link the recent scandals in the NFL with the network’s ongoing obsession over alleged wrongdoing during the attack on the U.S. consulate at Benghazi in Libya. Imagine if everyone that asked for transparency in the [...]

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EA FIFA 15: Feel the Game

The pressure and roughhousing in an online multiplayer match literally gets to the players in this compelling TV commercial for FIFA 15. Featuring soccer phenom Lionel Messi. It reminds us of Guy Ritchie’s classic Nike ad. Hat Tip Link Link 2 Price: $30-$60 Continue Reading from the Source

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Golf Ball in the Pants Pocket

Despite his skills, pro golfer Rory McIlroy couldn’t have pulled off this shot if he were trying. During the 2014 TOUR Championship, he managed to land his tee shot in a dude’s pants pocket. After the drop, McIlroy still parred the hole. Hat Tip Link Continue Reading from the Source

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MEMBERS ONLY: The Ugly Side of Football and How Fans Continue to Let The NFL Get Away With It

UPDATE below. ESPN’s Hannah Storm delivered an emotional and poignant monologue on SportsCenter the other day, raising the questions: why isn’t Ray Rice in jail, why didn’t he get fired and what does the NFL stand for? I wouldn’t presume to know the actual answers to these questions, but we can offer up a fairly [...]

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I Love Helmets!

Wanna know what separates a trip to the hospital from a funny viral video? A helmet. YouTuber Cameron Kirkner shares his friend Cameron’s adrenaline-infused outburst after a scary skateboard crash. Hat Tip Link Continue Reading from the Source

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BREAKING: AP Reports the NFL Received Ray Rice Elevator Punch Video In April

  Late Wednesday, the Associated Press reported that a law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee Janay Palmer to an NFL executive three months ago, even though league officials have insisted that they didn’t see the violent image until this week. The AP says that its source “played a 12-second voicemail from [...]

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The Ultimate Guide to Everyone Who F*cked Up The Ray Rice Investigation

  Monday night, Keith Olbermann was Keith Olbermann exactly when we needed him to be, taking to task every person that was involved in the Ray Rice domestic abuse scandal, which was reignited after even more damning video emerged showing Ray Rice actually knocking his girlfriend out: “Each, through deception or incompetence, misled the public, damaged [...]

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Jezebel Editor Scolds NFL Fans While Collecting a Paycheck Funded By NFL Sponsors

Did you hear? If you care about women and are against women-beating (as most people are), but watch the NFL, you’re a hypocrite. At least, so says news editor Erin Gloria Ryan over at Jezebel in a piece designed to shame watchers of the NFL into giving up the league. Is she right? Perhaps. But the answer to [...]

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Ravens Coach John Harbaugh Doesn’t Get It, Says the Second Ray Rice Video “Changed Things”

On Monday, we explained why the release of Ray Rice by the Baltimore Ravens and his indefinite suspension by the NFL were piss-poor attempts at face-saving after a security video emerged of him punching his then-fiancee and now wife, Janay Palmer, in a hotel elevator in Atlantic City. That’s because those moves were exactly what the team [...]

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Rugby World Cup: Team Talk

England will be hosting the 2015 Rugby World Cup. The kingdom summoned none other than Charles Dance, OBE, Hand of the King, Warden of the West, Great Lion of the Rock, Chuck D., to get the world pumped up about the event. Hat Tip Link Continue Reading from the Source

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After Ray Rice’s Suspension, We Have a Question We’d Like To Ask the NFL

Mere hours after a new hotel security video emerged on TMZ of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice striking his then-fiancee and now wife, the team terminated his contracted and the NFL suspended him indefinitely. Rice had been serving a two game suspension meted out by the NFL for the attack, which happened in Atlantic City [...]

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