World Cup


Patti Smith's Instagram Celebrates The Basic Beauty of Life

The legendary punk singer and writer joined Instagram this year and it became a place of unbridled joy in this hellscape that we’re living in.


These Blistering Pics from Dodgeball's World Cup Will Make You Feel Ten Again

Who among us doesn't remember taking a ball to the face?


Qatar accused of running “black ops” against rival World Cup bids

“For the past four months we have undertaken an extensive campaign to undermine the 2018/2022 candidacies of competitor countries."


Pussy Riot Release New "Track About a Good Cop" Video After World Cup Protest

The song came out after news broke that four of their members had been sent to jail for running onto the pitch at Sunday's World Cup Final.


So You Want to Be a Soccer Fan? Here's What You Should Know

The World Cup made you feel a genuine love and appreciation for the game, and now you want to go full-time? You, I'm afraid, are an idiot.


We Watched the World Cup Final in Kylian Mbappé's Hometown

The World Cup's young star was raised in Bondy, a poor suburb north-east of Paris.


Photos of Paris Partying After France's World Cup Win

Sunday's match was France's second win in 20 years.


All of England Celebrates Trippier World Cup Goal by Throwing Beer Everywhere

Kieran Trippier scored off of a free kick against Croatia in the World Cup Semi-Finals, and it rained down a shower of beer.


Video Shows Croatian Firefighters Called to Duty Just Before Beating Russia

A whole group of firefighters were watching Ivan Rakitić on the verge of sealing a World Cup Semi-Final berth during penalties, when they snapped into action.


Belgian TV Show Welcomes Hologram Eden Hazard to Studio

Belgium's captain made an appearance from 2,000 miles away after their defeat of Brazil last Friday. It was kinda creepy.


An Ex-Pro Soccer Player Explains How Easy It Is to Dope

"I was only tested once throughout my entire career, while some players I knew were never tested at all."


10,000 Belgium Fans Plan to Chug a Beer Each Time Neymar Flops

The Belgium-based Facebook invite has 26,000 people "interested" in the Belgium vs. Brazil-based event. People gonna get fucked up.