Justin Bieber’s fifth studio album, “Changes,” was released on Friday. Maria Ciuffo, the co-host of a Barstool Sports podcast called “Chicks in the Office,” tweeted that she wanted to like Bieber’s newest album, but hinted she wasn’t a fan. Then, Ciuffo said she received a DM from Bieber himself in […]
Charles Penn, a Kansas City Chiefs fan who goes by “Big Buck Chuck” on Twitter, left Sunday’s playoff game in the first quarter when his team was losing 24-0 to the Houston Texans. Penn, who paid more than $US200 for his ticket, said he was convinced that he was jinxing […]
James Charles mocked a meet a greet event by fellow YouTuber group the Dobre Brothers. In a video that went viral earlier in October, the Dobre Brothers barely looked up or smiled when a young fan posed for a photo with them. Charles responded to the tweet saying “what the […]
Chrissy Teigen accidentally tweeted out her email address. She quickly deleted it, but not before some eagle-eyed fans memorized it and FaceTimed her. “Fuck I posted my email address lmao,” she tweeted, then posted a video of her answering one of the FaceTime calls. Her FaceTime was ringing off the […]
Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger is one of the hottest players in baseball. Not only is he on pace to contend for the National League MVP, but many people also find him attractive. During two straight games, fans ran onto the field in an attempt to hug him. Bellinger has politely […]
Warning: Spoilers ahead for “Game of Thrones” season eight. A Change.org petition asking HBO to remake season eight of “Game of Thrones” with “competent writers” now has over 260,000 signatures, as of Thursday. Some critics have been similarly frustrated; “The Bells” has a 47% rating on Rotten Tomatoes making it […]
Elon Musk’s Twitter account has gotten a lot of attention lately. Musk, who is CEO at both Tesla and SpaceX, uses his Twitter account to share ideas, company announcements, and jokes with his 22 million+ followers. But some of his tweets recently drew the attention of the Securities and Exchange […]
PewDiePie has been the top subscribed YouTube channel since 2013. Now, his spot might be taken by Bollywood production company T-Series. Viewers are watching PewDiePie and T-Series’ subscriber counts play out in real time. PewDiePie, the controversial Swedish YouTube personality famous for his livestreamed video game commentaries, has maintained his […]
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May the fastest camera win.
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VIDEO: At the 'Star Wars' panel, Harrison Ford spoke about his excitement at having the chance to do 'Star Wars' films again.
All for the fans.
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The last-place Washington Redskins got their doors blown off by the Kansas City Chiefs today. It was 38-10 at halftime. Combine that with some awful weather, and you have a recipe for fans leaving at halftime. My word (via DC Sports Bog’s Dan Steinberg):
Two men were taken to the hospital after one of them fell from the upper deck and landed on the other at Sunday’s Bills-Jets game in Buffalo. The man who fell suffered a shoulder injury, but looked to be in high spirits (picture below). The person he landed on suffered […]
While Jon Bon Jovi was in Las Vegas for his “Because We Can” tour this past weekend, he made a quick detour to the Graceland Wedding Chapel. But the rocker, who wed wife Dorothea 24 years ago in the same chapel, wasn’t there for memory’s sake. JBJ was there to […]
Here’s a mobile phone video from inside Fenway Park of the David Ortiz grand slamthat saved the Red Sox’s season last night. We’re suckers for fan videos that show the crowd going nuts after an incredible play, and this is no exception. It’s a great angle. You can see the […]
The woman who ran naked across the golf course during the final day of the President’s Cup has been identified as Kimberly Webster. In an interview with golf writer Stephanie Wie, Webster explained why she went streaking, and ripped golf for being boring in the process. Here’s what she said: […]
There was a moment in last night’s Pirates game where a taunting chant grew so loud that Reds pitcher Johnny Cueto dropped the ball, scooped it up, and immediately gave up a home run. The crowd at PNC Park — Pittsburgh’s gorgeous riverfront stadium that has sat half-empty for the […]
Based on attendance, ticket prices, and more.
Based on attendance, ticket prices, and more.
The Big 10 and SEC dominate.
Falls to the floor.
He got tackled.
Don't sweat it.
"It wasn't our year!"
How do you leave Game 6 with 30 seconds left?!
They missed one of the greatest games ever.
[credit provider=”Flickr/Abode of Chaos” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/home_of_chaos/4626599819/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] Steve Jobs was born on February 24, 1955. He would have been 58 today.Although he is gone, he will never be forgotten, if his loyal fans have anything to say about it.
[credit provider=”via CBS Denver” url=”http://denver.cbslocal.com/2013/01/02/james-holmes-supporter-i-have-written-to-him/”] A woman loves the man suspected of killing 12 moviegoers last summer so much she dyed her hair bright orange to match his.Misty Benjamin, 30, attended all three days of James Holmes’ preliminary hearing this week and told The Daily Mail she did so because […]
[credit provider=”Carin Baer/Fox via EW.com” url=”http://insidetv.ew.com/2011/10/02/netflix-or-showtime-who-will-nab-the-new-arrested-development-limited-series/”] Never doubt the power of a devoted audience: Time and again, adoring fan bases have brought television shows back from the brink of cancellation—or actual cancellation. See the TV shows > Shows like Family Guy and Futurama were resuscitated long after cancellation by the […]
[credit provider=”Clive Mason/Getty Images”] A little-known Iranian soccer league found itself in the news today after a player narrowly missed blowing his hand off with a grenade that was thrown onto the field.Beyond the shock value, the video is a reminder that sports — professional and otherwise — go on […]
This fan got a front row seat to the Europa League game between Lazio and Tottenham in London today.
[credit provider=”AP”] Sports fandom brings together dissimilar people in a way that you don’t see anywhere else in society. And even the most powerful people on Earth aren’t immune from it.We picked out some of the most important people the business, politics, and culture today — people with lives and […]
[credit provider=”By charlie llewellin on flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/charliellewellin/3413568618/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] Tony Hsieh is trying to get sports fans out of the stands and into the action.The Zappos CEO has joined forces with several other Zappos alumni for a sporty new Las Vegas start-up, Fandeavor. The new site, co-founded by ex-Zappos employees Tom Ellingson and Dean Curtis, launched Wednesday; it has raised $525,000 in […]
Conservative columnist Ann Coulter on Wednesday said that President Barack Obama was campaigning with women’s rights activist Sandra Fluke because his base was “stupid single women.”
[credit provider=”Twitter / @AdrienneCurry”] The 43rd annual San Diego Comic-Con 2012 came to a close Sunday night and as usual, the four-day event did not disappoint.There were celebrity guest appearances (both in panels and in the crowds), exciting industry news, and of course, juicy movie, television, and video game trailers […]
We have seen this done before, but it is still amazing to watch a fan make a one-handed grab of a baseball while holding a baby. Maybe it’s easier than it looks. And maybe it’s not as dangerous as we fear. But it is still pretty cool to watch…
Everyone is talking about 35-year-old U.K.-based options market maker Tim O’Leary today.
[credit provider=”ESPN”] The second-biggest soccer tournament in the world, Euro 2012, has now concluding their group-play matches with the the eight quarterfinal spots now spoken for.While the action on the pitch is always exciting, the supporters in the stands are often just as entertaining.
Laces are tied, foam fingers in hand, clean-pressed jerseys feeling snug. All that’s left for these diehards is an empty poster board and an array of brightly-coloured permanent markers.
[credit provider=”Classic Computing” url=”http://www.classiccomputing.com”] David Greelish loves Apple so much that for the past 20 years he’s been collecting its products — including rare items like the Lisa computer.He’s made some money on them, too. A fully functional NeXT Cube can be worth up to $1,200 these days, he says. He […]
[credit provider=”Flickr/Abode of Chaos” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/home_of_chaos/4626599819/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] “I think part of what made the Macintosh great was that the people working on it were musicians, poets, artists, zoologists and historians who also happened to be the best computer scientists in the world,” Steve Jobs once said.Many of Jobs’ admirers are also artists.
[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07718Vcwcyc&feature=player_embedded”] LOS ANGELES – The time has come to leave the man cave – to bulldoze the bro bunker, to kick the kegerator to the curb. The safe house for the Y chromosome is no longer safe; the perimeter has been breached. The man cave is no longer […]
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A lucky Chicago Blackhawks fan not only got a chance to take part in the United centre’s shoot the puck contest, but he was also interviewed by Comcast SportsNet Chicago’s Sarah Kustok.
[credit provider=”AP Images and twitter.com/EMaynor3″] We’ve already detailed how this shortened NBA season seems to be taking quite a toll on a number of key players, but Oklahoma City Thunder guard Eric Maynor may have the sweetest fans when it comes to taking care of hurt players.Maynor tore the ACL […]
The world is full of obsessed music lovers – I just hope someday when throngs of admirers come to see me in concert (hopefully they like horrible singing), they have a nickname as cool as these.1. Fanilows – fans of Barry Manilow. The Fanilows have been around for quite some […]
[credit provider=”Eric Hunsaker via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/eroc/4743319935/in/photostream/”] By Michael B. SauterSports teams often go through sharp swings in popularity. Attendance rises and falls. This frequently has to do with how well a team performs. When teams do well, people outside of their primary fan base become interested and start going to […]
We witnessed a case study in human kindness at last night’s Diamondbacks-Brewers game.
[credit provider=”MLB.com” url=”http://mlb.mlb.com/video/play.jsp?content_id=16783041&partnerId=aw-6877137091410152460-1038″] A 23-year-old Verizon customer service rep had history and a potential six-figure payday fall into his lap on Saturday.And then he gave it back.
Depending on which politically biased think tank you believe in, Ohio faces a budget shortfall of either $5 billion or $8 billion.
[credit provider=”AP” url=”http://www.apimages.com/OneUp.aspx?st=mfe&kw=%22Mavericks%20Heat%20Basketball%22&id=624674&showact=results&sort=date&sh=10&dtebf=6%2F13%2F2011&dteaf=6%2F12%2F2011&kwstyle=or&adte=1307976015&moid=150109&pagez=60&cfasstyle=AND&rids=10a48d70ee2f4fce844b9782ea92ff67&dbm=PThirtyDay&page=1&xslt=1&mediatype=Photo”] Lebron James has spent the last 11 months hearing about how horrible of a person he is.So it’s understandable that he committed one of the cardinal sins for a professional athlete: patronizing fans for caring about sports.
TNT’s Charles Barkley echoed what you and everyone you know has been saying all season long, calling Miami Heat fans “the worst.”
Last week I had the chance to interview Barry Kahn, CEO of the dynamic ticket pricing company Qcue. Barry was recently named to Sports Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2011. We discussed what exactly dynamic pricing is and some of the impact it can have on the sports industry.
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] I want to start out by thanking anyone who has ever spent the time to send fan mail my way. I now want to apologise to the fans who sent in mail between 2008 and now because you haven’t gotten shit back. Luckily the mail is not […]
With the Carmelo Anthony trade complete, the Knicks bright future has suddenly become the present. New York’s traveled forward in time, and to some fans (myself included) that’s inducing a severe case of nostalgic regret – like the Cavs fan that didn’t cheer LeBron as loud as he could have […]
After reading our pre-Super Bowl story advising fans that the best strategy for getting tickets was to go to Dallas without them, Curt Cozad, a California firefighter, e-mailed us to say that he and his wife, Michele, would be employing that exact strategy.
The best part of college basketball has long been the student sections. Unlike marquee NBA games, where suits sit near the court only to check their BlackBerry for 48 minutes, the front rows of collegiate arenas are packed with students eager to be rowdy.
[credit provider=”AP”] Eight per cent of all sports fans are legally drunk when they leave a football or baseball stadium, according to University of Minnesota researchers — and everyone who has ever been to a football or baseball game.The study asked 360 fans to blow into a breathalyzer after leaving […]
[credit provider=”Jason Pero/Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/jasonpero/2742793371/”] A family of New York Jets fans say their eight-year-old son was tackled by an adult Cleveland Brown fan in the parking lot of the stadium following the teams’ game on Sunday.The Browns lost to the Jets in overtime after leading in the second half.