Gary Johnson wins Libertarian nomination for president

Americans who are looking for an alternative to Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton — who are the most disliked presidential candidates in history — can now officially turn to Gary Johnson. On Sunday, the former New Mexico governor received the Libertarian nomination for president at the party’s national convention in Orlando. However, it wasn’t easy. Voting is undeway! #LegalizeFreedom...
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The MMA Ten: MMA Trumpkins, Mayhem is back and more

The MMA Ten keeps you updated on the latest news from the world of the UFC and beyond. Read it and you’ll feel like that one person who’s actually excited for the Ghostbusters reboot.   Your MMA Picture of the Week Let’s start off the MMA Ten with a bang. Last weekend at Victory Fighting Championship 50, Jessica Middleton smacked Julie Murray so hard she turned her face...
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Report: Tech billionaire Peter Thiel funding Hulk Hogan's Gawker lawsuit

The idea of a shadowy third party funding Hulk Hogan’s lawsuit against Gawker was initially called “rather conspiracy-theory like” by Gawker founder Nick Denton, but now it’s turned into an solid concept that even includes an allegation of the specific person involved; Silicon Valley billionaire and frequent Gawker/Valleywag target Peter Thiel. The concept gained some momentum...
Via Awful Announcing
5 days ago  |  Discuss

USWNT’s Sydney Leroux using Donald Trump toilet paper

United States Women’s National Team star Sydney Leroux probably won’t be voting for Donald Trump later this year, assuming he gets the GOP presidential nomination. In case you didn’t know, Leroux and MLS star Dom Dwyer have been labeled the “soccer power couple” and are fairly active on social media. Leroux took to Instagram to show her followers what type of toilet paper...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill “Spaceman” Lee is running for governor of Vermont

Former MLB pitcher Bill “Spaceman” Lee had a strange career in the majors. He was an outspoken, bizarre individual that epitomized the 1970s. The 69-year old (obligatory “nice” reference) is back in the news with the announcement that he plans on running for governor of Vermont, and Lee’s platform may be best described as “unique”. The ex-Red Sox and Expos pitcher...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Trump proposes wall to protect golf resort from rising seas

WASHINGTON (AP) Donald Trump wants to build another huge wall, this time to keep out the rising seas threatening to swamp his luxury golf resort in Ireland. The Republican presidential candidate has called climate change a ''con job'' and a ''hoax.'' But in a permit application filed earlier this month in County Clare, Ireland, the Trump International Golf Links and Hotel is seeking...
Via Associated Press
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Mora: Josh Rosen would have gone No. 1 in draft if eligible

Jim Mora thinks so highly of Josh Rosen that he thinks his quarterback would have been the top overall pick in the draft if he were eligible. No, not the 2017 draft or the 2018 draft, but the 2016 draft that just took place. “In my opinion, he was the best quarterback in the draft and he would have gone first,” Mora said on “The Rich Eisen Show” Friday. “I know that is...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Donald Trump once pretended to be his own PR man in USFL

Donald Trump has never failed to capitalize on an opportunity to tout himself, which he apparently did quite a bit back between the 1970s and 1990s. Going by the name “John Miller” or “John Barron,” the Republican Presidential hopeful reportedly did his own public relations work, per the Washington Post‘s Marc Fisher and Will Hobson. As pointed out by Pro Football Talk’s...
Via Sportsnaut
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Bobby Knight becomes latest angry old coach to support Donald Trump

Donald Trump continues to receive support from exactly the kind of noteworthy sports figures you would expect — old, ornery white men. Former Indiana men’s basketball coach Bobby Knight will be the latest sports icon to publicly support the Republican Presidential frontrunner. Bobby Knight will join Trump at event on Wednesday in Indianapolis, according to release from...
Via The Comeback
April 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: NHL may hold a couple preseason games in Mexico

According to a report from Mexican news agency NOTIMEX (which was brought to light by the good folks over at Puck Daddy), the NHL may hold a couple of preseason games in Mexico in the near future. The report states that two games might be held as early as before the 2016-17 regular season and would be played in the Palacio de los Deportes, which is located in Mexico City. Though...
Via Puck Drunk Love
March 31, 2016  |  Discuss

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