Monthly Archives: June 2011

A Sampling of Idiotic Dwight Howard Trade Ideas From Lakers Fans

I love listening to sports talk radio and hearing clueless fans chime in with their cockamamie trade ideas. The L.A. radio stations have been blowing up since the idea of Dwight Howard came to the table.

I used to have to listen to all of these and jot them down but, thanks to Mark Zuckerberg (or the Winklevi…who knows?), we now have Facebook to document Lakers fans in all their idiocy. Continue reading

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LeBron Watching LeBron (Photo)

This is a picture from a series of little-known LeBron James photos published on Sports Illustrated’s website today. I found this one particularly appropriate, given the foreshadowing of “The Decision.” Continue reading

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Sign This Cirque Du Soleil Performer To a Pitching Contract Immediately

It’s rare that we see a pitch that actually impresses us, let alone shows us something we’ve never seen. Allow me to present unnamed freak of nature Cirque Du Soleil performer before last night’s Padres-Royals game at PETCO Park Continue reading

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Ridiculous Photo of the Day: 1997 MLB Shirtless Shortstops

I had to check like 15 times to make sure this wasn’t photoshopped, but it turns out that this picture actually ran in Sports Illustrated in 1997.

In case you don’t recognize them, the best young shortstops in the game are (clockwise from left): Alex Gonzalez, Edgar Renteria, Rey Ordoñez, Derek Jeter, and Alex Rodriguez. Continue reading

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New Mexico Football Player Deshon Marman Arrested For Refusing To Pull Up Pants

We had a good laugh a few months ago when Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Byrant was reportedly kicked out of a mall for refusing to get his pants off the ground, but this takes things to a whole new level.

University of New Mexico football player Deshon Marman was arrested on a US Airways flight at San Francisco International Airport after an incident that stemmed from Marman being asked to pull up his pants. Continue reading

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