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Airing tonight on the critically acclaimed ESPN series 30 for 30, is the seasonal special 30 FOR 30: SOCCER STORIES: WHITE, BLUE AND WHITE. Directed by CAMILO ANTOLINI, this compelling documentary tells the story of Argentinean footballers OSSIE ARDILES and RICKY VILLA before, during and after their lives and careers were torn apart by [...]


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With the World Cup in full bloom and worldwide fan support set at a fever pitch, the documentary We Must Go is a perfect complement to one’s soccer obsessed climate. Directed by Dave LaMattina and Chad N. Walker, the project centers on coach Bob Bradley’s determined fight to take the Egyptian National Soccer [...]


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Today is a historic day in American sports history. Jason Collins, who plays for the NBA’s Washington Wizards, sat down in an interview with Sports Illustrated and announced that he is gay, making him the first active player in a major American team sport to announce that he is gay.
Collins said, “I didn’t set out [...]


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The 2012 Summer Olympics is upon us, as the world is tuned in to see the best athletes shine at their respective sport.  Whether or not the participants win a medal, representing one’s country, as well as simply competing in the Olympics, is a distinct honor.

We spoke to former heavyweight world champion and 1996 bronze [...]


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Airing tonight on NBC, THE 2012 LONDON OLYMPICS OPENING CEREMONY promises to provide all the spectacular pomp and circumstance we’ve come to expect from the event that draws over 17,000 participating athletes from all over the world. Directed by filmmaker DANNY BOYLE and expected to draw an estimated global audience of four billion people, the [...]


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[caption id="attachment_49215" align="alignleft" width="398" caption="The Rock, Dwayne Johnson"][/caption]

“The most electrifying man of all of entertainment is hosting the most electrifying event of all of entertainment!” Dwayne Johnson yelled on Monday Night Raw.

The most overbearing hyperbole in all entertainment is of course WrestleMania XXVII that will grace the airwaves just after April Fool’s Day.

Johnson, who [...]


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[caption id="attachment_48271" align="alignleft" width="350" caption="Justin Bieber courtesy Daniel Ogren Photography (CC 2.0)"][/caption]

Justin Bieber is cheered by adoring teeny fans on and off the stage.

This time Bieber was at Madison Square Garden.  Not performing but sitting at a basketball game wearing pink glasses and a pageboy modified mop-top.

The roaming video suddenly presented him on [...]


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[caption id="attachment_47906" align="alignleft" width="384" caption="Lea Michele courtesy David Shankbone (CC 2.0)"][/caption]

Although Christina Arguilera will sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl, Glee star Lea Michele will croone America the Beautiful at the same event.

Michele will also star in a Glee thriller special just after the Packers and Steelers knock each other silly.


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[caption id="attachment_47831" align="alignleft" width="387" caption="Ozzy Osbourne 30 years ago courtesy Andrew King (CC-BY-SA)"][/caption]

In breaking news on a slow day, Justin Bieber finished shooting a commercial to be aired on the Super Bowl with the Prince of Darkness himself, Ozzy Osbourne.

All this for Best Buy where the two rock stars will dress in Tron exoskeleton [...]


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[caption id="attachment_46238" align="alignleft" width="350" caption="Nastia Liukin at the "Frosted Pink With a Twist" event (women's cancer benefit) held in San Diego, California on September 14th, 2008. Photo: Jamie Lantzy."][/caption]
Olympic gymnast, Nastia Liukin is one of the performers on NBC’s Skating & Gymnastic Spectacular airing on the network today (4:00 p.m. ET).

Though she’s currently in training [...]


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