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Meet Lindy Hinkelman, the nation’s best fantasy baseball player … and a pig farmer from Greencreek, Idaho. Yeah, you might want to read that last little bit again. A pig farmer. You would think that the National Fantasy Baseball Championship would be won by the next Billy Beane or Theo Epstein — or a professor [...]
Trying to avoid a cold this season? Count gas pumps, mailbox handles, ATM buttons, and escalator rails as things that you probably don’t want to touch. Microbiologist Dr. Charles Gerba at the University of Arizona just completed a study that pointed out some of the most germ-infested places in America. According to Dr. Gerba, nicknamed [...]
ABOVE: A dramatic reenactment (well, not really) via Flickr/MelvinSchlubman Vallejo, Calif. authorities had to cut the world’s biggest — and oldest — baby out of a child’s swing at a local park this weekend. An unidentified 21-year-old man allegedly made a $100 bet with his friends that he could fit in a child’s swing at Read More
Thanks to an abundance of cell phones and videocameras, there’s no shortage of images of the capture and death of Libyan strongman Moammar Gadhafi. But now a particularly gruesome one has surfaced that indicates the dictator may have been sodomized before being killed. The Global Post has an extremely graphic video on its site that [...]
How good of a day was it for the Texans in their 41-7 rout of the Titans? Even Neil Rackers made a memorable tackle. Yes, the kicker. On a fourth-quarter kickoff return, the Titans’ Marc Mariani was blasted by the 6-foot-1, 200-pound Rackers with a beautiful tackle. Rackers immediately came up pumping his arms in [...]
The Packers-Vikings rivalry is a heated one. Well, one Viking’s act on Sunday may have kicked it up a notch, so to speak. When he was on the ground after a field goal attempt, Vikings defensive end Brian Robinson intentionally kicked Packer T.J. Lang right in the crotch. Robinson was flagged 15 yards for unsportsmanlike [...]