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Wingsuit Base Jumping

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Kitchen Sink, Sports, Video

It’s official. Humans can fly. I’m still catching my breath. Tweet

January 3rd, 2009 | Permalink| 6 Comments »

Time for BCS Playoff

By Alan Stewart Carl | Related entries in Sports

Barack Obama is doing a fine job preparing for his presidency, but one move stands above the rest in terms of its clarity and commonsense appeal. Obama is right to support a BCS playoff for college football. Now, you might think I support Obama on this matter merely because I’m a Texan and Texas is […]

December 1st, 2008 | Permalink| 16 Comments »

Behold The New York Mets Citi/Taxpayer Field!

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Bad Decisions, Economy, Good Decisions, Money, New York, Sports

The ailing Citigroup is being fairly targeted for their spendthrift ways. From NY Times: In 2006, Citigroup signed a 20-year, $400 million contract to name the Mets’ new stadium in Queens Citi Field. As recently as last week, the troubled financial-services conglomerate said it had no intention of backing out of the deal for the […]

November 27th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Thoroughdead

By donar | Related entries in Ethics, Political Graffiti, Sports

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May 16th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

China’s Torch on top of Tibet

By donar | Related entries in Cartoons, China, In The News, Olympics, Political Graffiti, Sports, The World

My cartoon was linked to post from the NYTimes (Click on Bob McCarty) NYTIMES link Tweet

May 10th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Nike’s Incredibly Stupid “Kobe Bryant Jumps Car” Commercial

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Bad Decisions, Media, Sports, Video

I really don’t know what to say to this. It’s wrong for so many reasons, not the least of which is the suggestion that shoes can help you jump a car (WTF?). Yes, Kobe says “do not try this at home,” but come on people…what does Nike take us for? Behind every piece of advertising […]

April 11th, 2008 | Permalink| 19 Comments »

Hillary: Memphis Better Qualified To Be National Champs

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Comedy, Democrats, Hillary, Sports

Heh… In a move that’s sure to be seen as controversial, Hillary has contacted the NCAA Board of Directors to argue that Memphis is actually better qualified to be National Champion. Ms. Clinton stated that Memphis, while losing the game, had actually shown more ability to act like a National Champion on Day One. She […]

April 10th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Kansas WINS!!!

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Sports

20 years to day they won in ’88. Awesome. Tweet

April 7th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Bush Booed At Washington Nationals’ Home Opener

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Bush, History, Sports, Video

And trust me, this isn’t one of those videos where you’ll think, “Wait, are they really booing?” Sure, you’ll hear some cheers, but the boo birds are overwhelming. The times we live in… Tweet

March 30th, 2008 | Permalink| 7 Comments »

German Chancellor Merkel Skipping Olympics

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in China, Germany, Olympics, Sports, The World

Germany itself isn’t going to boycott the entire thing, but she won’t be showing up. And she’s not the only one… The disclosure that Germany is to stay away from the games’ opening ceremonies in August could encourage President Nicolas Sarkozy of France to join in a gesture of defiance and complicate Gordon Brown’s determination […]

March 29th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »