Tag Archives: all-star game

  • The Socialist’s Journal: The National Pastime

    Jul 22, 13 by Trevor Brookins 2 Comments

    *Once upon a time Alexis de Tocqueville, conducting a study of the United States, concluded that understanding baseball was critical to understanding the culture of American society at large. How could he come to such a conclusion? 1. American society celebrates individualism. The country was founded (and pushed westward settlement) based on the idea that […]

  • Dwyane Wade Says He’s Sorry He Broke Kobe’s Nose (Video)

    Feb 29, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments

    *Toward the end of the All-Star game, things got a little ugly when Kobe Bryant began bleeding after Dwyane Wade broke his court enemy’s nose. Wade, however at Tuesday’s Miami Heat practice Wade says he apologized to the Los Angeles hero during the game and said he didn’t mean to cause an injury when he […]

  • West Bests East in NBA All-Star Game 152-149 (Video)

    Feb 26, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via Yahoo News) – The Kevin and Kobe show won it for the West at the NBA All-Star game, holding off LeBron James at the end. They got an MVP and a scoring record, too. Bryant scored 27 points, moving past Michael Jordan as the career scoring leader in the game, Kevin Durant had 36 […]

  • Donald Trump: Rihanna is Disrepectful and Can’t Sing

    Feb 23, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 20 Comments

    *Over the weekend, Rihanna canceled on money man Donald Trump, claiming she was sick. But the singer performed at the All-Star Game. According to Trump, he hired her for a fundraiser in South Florida, but bailed last minute due to illness. But within 24 hours, she miraculously was healed and on stage in Los Angeles […]

  • ‘Glee’s’ Amber Riley to Sing Anthem at MLB All-Star Game

    Jul 12, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *It’s peanuts and Cracker Jacks for “Glee’s” Amber Riley. The TV star will bring her powerful pipes from Fox’s hit series to Angel Stadium in Anaheim Tuesday to belt the national anthem before Major League Baseball’s annual All-Star game, baseball officials announced Sunday. Riley, 24, plays young diva Mercedes Jones on the recently Emmy-nominated “Glee,” […]