Monthly Archives: June 2011

You Stay Classy, Vancouver: A Riot Photo Essay

Photos of the Vancouver Stanley Cup riots with insightful commentary attached. Continue reading

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The Spin Cycle Podcast – Colin Talks to Sow About the Mavericks, LeBron Jokes, Action Movies, and the Greatest Idea of All Time

The Dallas Mavericks are the NBA Champions, but all anyone can seem to talk about is LeBron James. I got Josh Sowers on the podcast to talk about both, along with X-Men: First Class and the current state of action movies.

I also drop the greatest idea of all time and blow Sow’s Mind…it’s toward the end if you just want to skip to it. Continue reading

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Awesome 90s Video: 1991 Miami Dolphins, ‘You Can’t Touch Us’

Awesome sports team rap songs weren’t exclusive to the 80s. This one by Cory and the Fins came out before the 1991 Miami Dolphins season and was inspired by MC Hammer’s iconic haphephobic anthem, “U Can’t Touch This.” Continue reading

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1986 Raiders ‘Silver and Black Attack’: Another Awesome 80s Video

Yesterday I posted the iconic 1986 Calgary Flames song, “Red Hot.” I must be in one of those moods this week because here’s another awesome 80s sports song, this time from the 1986 Los Angeles Raiders.

This one deviates from the synth pop sound of “Red Hot” and goes more for a rap/rock Run DMC (or Lambda Lambda Lambda) feel. Still very catchy. Continue reading

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YouTube Clip of the Day: 1987 Calgary Flames Song, ‘Red Hot’

Apparently the song was released to benefit charity. I hope it was the “Mustaches and Synthesizers” charity. I’d give to that annually. Continue reading

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