Posts from the ‘Sports’ category

The Sound of a City Rejoicing

If you’re suffering from Olympics withdrawal (as opposed to me, who’s suffering from a bit of a Olympic hangover), this might please you. It’s a video…

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Lopsided Results in Women’s Hockey

As you may have noticed, I haven’t had a lot to say about the Olympics. I went to a few hockey games (including one courtesy of…

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Hitler Furious Over the Olympics

The subtitled Hitler trope is a gift that keeps on giving. I don’t know why I find them so entertaining, but whether it’s the Sundin trade…

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Is There Medal Inflation at the Olympics?

In which I risk being a bit of a Debbie Downer. Watching and reading coverage of the Olympics, I’ve observed a lot of projections and comparisons…

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The Internet as Nostalgia Machine

One of the undervalued aspects of the Internet is its endless capacity to enable nostalgia. Whether you had a childhood love of My Little Pony, Dungeons…

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Why Do I Smell Like Windex After Exercising?

This is a little gross. If you don’t want to read about my sweat, you might want to skip this entry. As I’ve mentioned previously, I’ve…

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Henrik is Way Hotter

Somebody on Twitter mentioned that “the Canucks game just got way more interesting”, so I visited TEAM 1040’s website to listen to the end of the…

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Two Vaguely Cruel Sports Videos

These can pretty much be presented without comment. It’s really fate that’s cruel in this first one (courtesy of James Mirtle): There’s no question as to…

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