Germany is the most popular international soccer team in China. Beyond the immediate visual evidence—hordes of locals walking around in Germany shirts—we know this thanks to a survey conducted at the beginning of this year. I partied with some of the Deut…
As we enter the long Fourth of July weekend and begin to consume the ungodly amounts of alcohol we use to honor everything that makes this country great, I ask you, what is more American than the classic rags to riches success story?
In the first episode of The Fat Jew Show, your portly, ponytailed host sits down with champion eater Joey Chestnut the day before he attempts to capture his eighth consecutive Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest title.
After the heat of doping allegations ended Lance Armstrong's reign of terror over cycling in 2005, a series of Americans quickly stepped up to fill the massive vacuum with Andrew Talansky in first place.
A little-known fact: English soccer (or "football," whatever) fans have no feeling whatsoever in their heads and frequently use them as battering rams, weapons, and, in extreme circumstances, a source of nutrition. Anyway, this guy should probably see a d…
Since the lottery system was implemented in 1985, literally dozens of huge men have been drafted into the league, only to fall prey to debility, injury, weakness, and doom. Let's take a romp through history without sepia tones or sentimentality, shall we…
When Algeria advanced to the knockout stage of the World Cup by drawing with Russia the immigrant-filled area around the Barbès – Rochechouart Metro station exploded in a raucous celebration of spontaneous joy.
Yesterday's game against Germany was a sloppy, soaking wet, and leggy affair, a game to endure for both players and fans, so let's not rehash it. Instead, we'll review some of the bright spots in the tournament for the Americans.
The great Ann Coulter was kind of enough to provide us all with a lengthy list of reasons as to why soccer sucks and in turn, why she hates the sport of soccer. And in turn, here's why her list sucks.
Maybe I should have been offended by the concept of a pub just for ladies, but there's something incredibly practical about being able to have your eyebrows waxed at the same time as you watch a soccer match.
We walked around Rio's red-light district to find out. Is there a correlation between a nation's performance on the soccer pitch and its fans' performance in the bedroom? Who is scoring the most goals, so to speak, with Rio's sex-worker community?
The cavalcade of joy that accompanied Jones's swerving laser beam could only be matched by the dread I experienced as Cristiano curled a cross in front of Howard's goal in the dying moments of injury time.