Month: September 2010

Moroccan Goalkeeper As Sad Clown

A couple weeks ago, goalkeeper Khalid Askri of Moroccan club FAR Rabat had an unwanted YouTube hit when he was a bit too quick to celebrate a penalty kick he thought he saved that ended up spinning into the goal…






A List of Interesting Stories I’ve Read Recently

• Education is nowhere mentioned in the Constitution; the creation of the world’s first system of universal public education—from kindergarten through high school—and of mass higher education is one of the great achievements of American democracy. It embodies a faith…






Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CXXXII

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call…






Gina James vs. Farren James

I’m gon call this one Mantis vs. Purpl’eyes. This, because Mr. Farren James looks like a praying mantis and Mrs. Gina James, well shiiiiiiiiit, take a look at that there picture. Real talk. So anyway, Mantis apparently likes playing Playstation…






Michael Burton vs. Tiffany Mitchell

I’m calling half-shenanigans here. Michael Burton (who’s listed as Brad Burgess on the TV guide) and Tiffany Mitchell (aka Toni Burgess) totally looks like they’s been on Divorce Court before. That the TV guide listing is different than what the…