Posts tagged ‘soccer’

I’m selling Whitecaps tickets for tomorrow night’s game

Have I mentioned that I bought season tickets for the Vancouver Whitecaps inaugural season in Major League Soccer? Somebody also kindly bought me a membership in…

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Who’s Earned the Most Free PR from the World Cup? Larissa Riquelme

Don’t worry, I had no idea who she was until last week either. It turns out she’s a Paraguayan lingerie model (that site is moderately unsafe…

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World Cup Songs: Waka Waka, Zangaléwa and Waving Flags

I didn’t really understand the prominence of music during the World Cup until I lived in Ireland. Typically, each World Cup has its own song–here, for…

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An Awesomified World Cup Schedule

Regular readers will note that lately I’ve become interested in information visualization and infographics. I have no more than a layman’s knowledge, but I’m a huge…

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A Twibbon For Every World Cup Team

Occasionally I have odd little ideas. Sometimes I actually do them, sometimes I just write about them or sometimes I disregard them out of hand. 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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Games Don’t Tell You How To Play Them

I’m a longtime player of sports games on the PC, and a recovering technical writer. So I take an interest in the manuals that accompany the…

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Euro 2008 Video Highlights Ought to Be Free on the Web

I’m a casual soccer/football fan (I struggle with which term to use). I’m a long-suffering supporter of Canada’s national side, and enjoy watching European matches whenever…

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