Chess Will Soon Become Most Popular Sport After Cricket: Grandmaster Sahaj Grover Sahaj Grover, who made a mark by clinching the world under-10 chess title in 2005, is keen to make his presence felt in the junior world championship starting...Show More Summary
It has been two years since top ONE FC lightweight contender Zorobabel Moreira last fought, but the Brazilian is making a comeback and will be facing Koji Ando at ONE FC: "Battle of Lions" which is set for the Singapore Indoor Stadium...Show More Summary
The Browns get a B+ for putting together the largest road comeback in NFL history.
Ebola humor has crossed over into the NFL and, really, it should have stayed put. It’s one thing when “Saturday Night Live” tackles the topic of the health crisis, but it has also found its way into sports rivalries. Witness Jaxon de Ville, the Jacksonville Jaguars mascot who wisecracked about the Pittsburgh Steelers and their […]
[This month's Dtoid Community Assignment is in honor of my favorite holiday, Halloween! ] October always makes me feel good. It starts cooling off. The nights feel richer and more clear. That awful tapioca pudding hellscape called Summer fades away and I can finally start wearing hoodies again. Show More Summary
John Gray pans Richard Dawkins’ memoir, An Appetite for Wonder, which takes us beyond Dawkins’ polemics on behalf of science to reveal a bit of the man himself. One point Gray makes? The famed New Atheist is nothing like his hero Charles Darwin: No two minds could be less alike than those of the great […]
Alshon Jeffery showed off his immense talent in Week 5, including on this crazy one-handed catch. Unfortunately for the Chicago Bears, his 6 receptions for 97 yards and 1 TD were not enough to hold off the Carolina Panthers.
In a review of Mandy Aftel’s new book Fragrant: The Secret Life of Scent, Emily Gould reveals her affinity for perfume. The book, she suggests, “makes a person wearing perfume feel connected to every human in every era who has ever done so”: A spritz of L’Artisan Parfumeur: Passage d’Enfer in the morning not only […]
Oh boy. There are good decisions, and there are bad decisions. This is the latter. That's Jaxon de Ville, the Jacksonville Jaguars mascot, using the Pittsburgh Steelers' "Terrible Towel" as a jumping-off point (as in jumping off aShow More Summary
Last October, nearly 400 developers came together for a 48 hour-long event called Asylum Jam. The goal of the event was to give game makers and horror enthusiasts the opportunity to make games that don’t rely on “asylums, psychiatric institutes, medical professionals or violent/antipathic/’insane’ patients as settings or triggers,” all of which have often abused, […]
?_? this is a bad sign and the Jags should feel bad. (1) Don't make ebola jokes, NFL. (2) That's not how ebola works. Worried about your chances of getting Ebola? Here's a concrete guide on how it spreads: http://t.co/PaWCcbQu2p pic.twitter.com/yW9dFKpFhb — Vox (@voxdotcom) October 3, 2014
All week, the chatter coming out of the Suzuka paddock had been about the rain. Specifically, Typhoon Phanfone was making its way across the Pacific Ocean on a crash course with the Japanese archipelago. In the aftermath of the Japanese Grand Prix, though, all the focus is on the health of Jules Bianchi —as it should be. Show More Summary
If price has been a key factor in your purchase of a smartwatch, a new offer from Pebble may make you reconsider. A Pebble watch price drop is not due to competition, however, the company says. Pebble has announced that its landmark smartwatch will now cost $99. Show More Summary
By CRACKED Readers Published: October 05th, 2014 All of these stories are true and are enough to make us want to chain up our genitals for life. Our readers braved the darkest corners of the Internet to bring you these sordid tales. The winner is below, but first the runners-up...
A bottle of Barefoot, and having the right people over.
Well, that was interesting. Week 6 of the college football season was its most chaotic yet. Eleven Top 25 teams lost, five of which were ranked in the Top 10. According to Brett McMurphy of ESPN, this was the first time five of the AP...Show More Summary
Theo Hobson ponders Rowan Williams’ new book, The Edge of Words: God and the Habits of Language, emphasizing the way language is “made by bodies in time and space” – a view that “ought to make us utterly resistant to neat tidy systems, and final explanations”: He therefore argues that there is a sort of […]
Hard to say if that dog is bored or in love. This big dog just wants to make friends with the tiny kitten on his mat. The kitten, meanwhile, keeps looking imploringly offscreen toward his human, asking with his eyes: "Can't someone take care of this snout that keeps attacking me?" Typical cat. Show More Summary
At UFC Fight Night 54, Rory MacDonald made a statement and showed he might be at the front of the line to challenge the winner of an upcoming championship bout between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler. In the third round of his main event bout with Tarec Saffiedine, MacDonald landed a combination that floored his adversary. Show More Summary
He may be a divisive figure in the gaming industry, but no one can argue with Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg’s massive success. The gamer has the biggest user-run channel on YouTube, which has allowed him to make over $4M last year alone. PewDiePie has been at the forefront of many trends, most recently a decision to [...]