March 2010

Champions League Soccer: Football As Art

In a match brimming with crisp passing and world-class skill, Arsenal fought back to earn a 2-2 draw against Barcelona in the 1st leg of their Champions League final clash at the Emirates Stadium in North London. (Image via ESPN Soccernet) Barcelona showed why they hold the trophy by completely...

Today's What The Hell Did I Just Watch And Why Are They Saying It Wrong?

Australia, I dub thee the new Japan. WTF?

Presidential Merchandise Borrows From the WWE Playbook

One of president Obama's savviest fund-raising means has always been the creation and design of limited-edition T-shirts. Don't worry, this is not a political advocacy post of any kind. But it does cement the notion of our current president as pop-cultural figure. You'd expect shirts that sport images of Obama,...

FANTASY HOOPS: Who's Hot, Who's Not, Who's Hurtin' and Who to Grab

At TheFantasyGeek.com, we make sure not to bail on you during the final weeks of your fantasy hoops season. Your weekly hoops stats are just a scroll away. And Si and The Geek are putting together a Fantasy Hoops Season in Review Podcast that will air sometime this weekend. Come...

FANTASY BASEBALL: HOOTS & HOLLERS

From the great minds at theFantasyGeek.com comes a cpiple of Catcher sleepers for your fantasy team: It's not a stretch to think Soto can back to his '08 production. One sleeper I really like this season is Cubs’ catcher Geovanny Soto. He had an awesome 2008 season, his first as...

A Galactic Empire State of Mind: Jay-Z meets Vader!

At this point, I don't think it's possible NOT to have heard Jay-Z's Empire State of Mind-- I'm half waiting to hear a muzak version while shopping at Rite-Aid...Which, naturally makes it ripe for parody-- The gang over at College Humor have put together a damn funny Star Wars riff...

New Book Dares To Ask Who's Greater: Michelangelo Or Leonardo?

And no, this is not referring to the TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES. Yahoo News is reporting, "The new book focuses on a 16th century competition that set out to discover who was the better artist -- Michelangelo or Leonardo Da Vinci, and says the outcome profoundly influenced the Renaissance titans'...

THE EXPENDABLES trailer anyone????

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'Treme' writer David Mills dies of brain aneurysm.

What incredibly sad news. The thoughts of everyone here at GeekWeek are with David's family, friends and co-workers. He was 48. David Mills, a staff writer and co-executive producer of the upcoming HBO drama “Treme,” died of a brain aneurysm Tuesday in New Orleans, an HBO spokesman confirmed Wednesday morning....

Should I Buy An iPad? Let me see....

via www.i-am-bored.com Verdict: no.

DAILY COMIC: I Fight Crime #63

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"Fudge You Cock-a-roaches" - SCARFACE: The Elementary School Revue

Little kids perform 'Scarface' for their school play

Wii: THE CONDUIT 2 Coming Soon?

For anyone out there that owns a Nintendo Wii (which seems to be a lot of you) the idea of a library stacked with as many quality titles as the PS3 and Xbox 360 is not a luxury we are afforded. Now, don't get me wrong, the Nintendo Wii has...

Geek: The New Generation Is Here and They are Adorable

I love this campaign and so should you: While I'm not the hugest fan of Time Warner's cable, I am a huge fan of Time Warner Cable's commitment to math and science education. And I love these kids. Some girls (and guys) get uterus aches when they see babies, I...

Fast Food Review: McDonald's Mushroom & Swiss Angus Burger

When people learn that I write about fast food, the inevitable follow-up question is what I consider to be the best burger. The answer comes to me quite instantly: I like many, but in general, my favorite fast food burger overall is the Jack-in-the-Box Ultimate Cheeseburger. Usually, the person asking...