Thursday, December 30, 2010

A Great Way to End the Year

The Kings said good riddance to a terrible 2010 (except for Tyreke winning Rookie of the Year), with this great buzzer beater. In the words of Shaquille O'neal: "One lucky shot, deserves another." Maybe it will be the start to a better 2011.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Quit Whining

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Maybe The Best Venn Diagram Ever?

The Clay Pigeon Golf Shot


Thursday, December 23, 2010

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

'Tis the Season

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

M&M Championships

What is wrong with these people?? HAHA

A Testament to Our Pathetic Society

Monday, December 20, 2010

In All Fairness...

He does look like a little sporting goods sales-chump.

Of course he's actually this guy:

Farewell 2010 from JibJab

This is classic. The year in politics:

OCD Santa

[via Savage Chickens]

Here's Something You Don't See Everyday

This was pretty awesome...last nights game the Packers tried a squib kick to end the half and 313 Pound O-Lineman Dan Connolly returns it to the 4 yard line. This actually ended up being the difference in the game.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Swedish Jet Sledding

The Swedish Air Force has too much time on their hands.

New Jersey Nets Brooklyn New Yorkers Logo?

So the Nets are moving to Brooklyn next year, this an awesome logo idea for the Brooklyn New Yorkers.

[via Hardwood Paroxysm]

Clear for Landing

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

LeBron's New $9 Million Pad

Here is Lebron's new Miami house [via Twisted Sifter]

A Hand Model? Really?

Maybe she should get it cryogenically frozen like the dude from Zoolander. This is ridiculous:

2010 Review: by Google Searches

This is a great video summary of 2010. And what year it has been.

Raising Awareness

Like a Boss

Kim Jong Il

If you like pictures of Kim Jong Il looking at things (who doesn't?), I have a site for you.

Kim Jong Il Looking at Things

Monday, December 13, 2010

SNL: Obama and His Stockholm Syndrome

SNL was really weak this weekend (especially for having Paul Rudd), but this was the one funny sketch.

I'll Tell You What I Want...What I Really Really Want

Yeah...I did it...I'm not ashamed.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Jon Stewart on QE2

I'm not much of a fan of Jon Stewart, but this is funny:
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Jim Rome has been using the 'uh-oh' part of this clip on his show for a few months now, and it reminded me to use post it.

This is by far the worst rendition of the national anthem, by one of Americas greatest sports stars...embarrassing:

Oregon Helmets

Oregon has always been my favorite college football team and their helmets last week were out of control. The best helmets I have ever seen. I hope they wear these ones when they beat the Auburn Cheaters Tigers for the National Championship in Glendale, AZ in a few weeks. GO DUCKS!!

Here are the helmets:

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Jay Pharoah's Got Talent

Even though this season of SNL has sucked so far, there is one new member of the cast that stands out. Jay Pharoah. His impressions are hilarious. Here he is on Letterman. He's pretty funny, and the impressions are spot on:

Also Check out all these impressions:

Nice Job Everyone...No More Child Abuse

In case you missed it:
Everyone who changed their Facebook profile pic last week, you all helped rid the world of child abuse. Well done.

Monday, December 6, 2010

Sacramento Kings Minutes Played

This is pretty cool, it's a word cloud of the Sacramento Kings, based on minutes played. The bigger the name, the more minutes they played, check it out:

[via Hoopism]

Dougie Watch: Drew Stanton

The most recent public display of Dougie was done yesterday by Drew Stanton (Yep, THAT Drew Stanton, the 3rd string QB for the Lions).


Friday, December 3, 2010

This Was a Sign from A Cleveland Sports Bar

Probably a good call.

Lebron Will "Continue With His Greatness"

Lebron told Craig Sager, "I'm just gonna continue the greatness for myself." (at the 1:15ish mark)

Then went on to say he, "doesn't want to apologize" for the way it ended in Cleveland.

Thursday, December 2, 2010

LeBron's Return

HE'S BAAACK....Cavs fans have had this matchup circled and highlighted with big arrows poiting to it, ever since he made a public spectacle out of taking his talents to South Beach.

Time to rock n' roll , I'm excited to see the fans reactions, and whether LeBron will be able to rise above it. Something inside of me wants to see this arrogant A-hole have a terrible game. BUT if he went off for 50, 15, and 15 that would be telling as well.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Mike Hucakbee on Unemployment Benefits

Is there any problem with this? Making people work for their unemployment, instead of being able to sit at home and collect? Novel concept. (it shouldn't be)

Huckabee, who served for 10 1/2 years as Arkansas' governor, suggested that if Congress passes unemployment extensions this week the rules should include measures similar to what is occurring in the United Kingdom under its coalition government.
"You show up every Monday morning at 8 o'clock," he said. "You will either pick up trash or you will tutor in a school ... you will do something from 8 in the morning until four or five that afternoon like everyone else who is getting a check."

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Derek Anderson Had a Bad Day

Derek Anderson and the Cardinals got thrashed on Monday Night Football last night. In the 4th quarter they showed DA laughing it up with his offensive lineman. This is a great post game reaction:

Russell Westbrook - "Dunkin on Errbody Out Here"

Russell Westbrook is one of the young stars of the NBA...He doesn't get much love in OKC, but 2 nights in a row, he's decided to dunk on great defenders - That should get you some love. 1st Shane Battier then the next night Emeka Okafor. Well done Westbrook.

11/28/2010 - OKC v. Houston Rockets

11/29/2010 - OKC v. NO Hornets

Monday, November 29, 2010

Your Airport Underwear

Protect your 4th amendment rights with the 4th Amendment underwear....

Quadruple Backflips into Lake Tahoe

Visualizing Health Vs. Wealth

Pretty cool video with Hans Rosling

Friday, November 26, 2010

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Dogs are Smarter than Cats

Does this surprise anyone?? Cats suck.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Like A Bosh

TBJ exclusive: Like A Bosh from The Basketball Jones on Vimeo.

Hey...Look Who It is...

Tony Parker the newest "free agent", hanging with his mentor....

Someone Plays Too Much NBA Jam

Blake Griffin...jeez:

It sort of reminds me of this:

Friday, November 19, 2010

Joel McHale on The Today Show

I guess this happened a couple of weeks ago, but it doesn't make it any less funny. Joel McHale rips Hoda and Kathie Lee. He even brings his own bottle of scotch to share:

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How Planes Fly

Now I get it:

Monday, November 15, 2010

Wheel of Fortune

in case you might have missed it.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

In Honor of Movember: Moustaches Make a Difference

Rockband: FAIL

Cleveland's Rebuttal

This is Cleveland's version of the new Lebron Nike commercial. Touche

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

John Wall...Dougie Rookie of the Year??

I know he will get Mrs. Awesome's vote. Why? Because he teaches them how to Dougie. This was John Wall's first home introduction of his career and people won't forget it. (at least until the one hit wonder song is forgotten).

Not only did he dance, but he tore up the court too. we went for 29 points/ 14 assists/ and 9 steals!!

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Logo Rainbow

From Dan Meth

Kings v. Raptors in Pictures

In case you missed the Kings game last night (which I recorded) because the Giants were to busy winning the World Series. Here is a quick recap from Garbage Time All Stars.

Great Quote

My brother had this, so I stole it from him:

“Public business, my son, must always be done by somebody. It will be done by somebody or another. If wise men decline it, others will not; if honest men refuse it, others will not.” - John Adams

Is Obama Keynesian

More from the Comedy Central rally.

These people all answer the questions right...if the question was "Is Obama Kenyan"

However, the question is, "Is Obama Keynesian" (As in the Macroeconomic theory that believes active monetary policy response in necessary to stabilize a business cycle).

Monday, November 1, 2010

This Is Amazing

Must watch whether you lean right or's a testament to our direction of our society.

This clip of the Jon Stewart/ Stephen Colbert Rally is very interesting. Most really don't understand why they are there, and what they are's just classic. The point is to mock the bi-partisanship of government, but yet the polarity is extraordinary. It's a sad testament to people in their 20's...I'm mean they admit they get their news from Jon Stewart...they are freaking comedians people!!

This from

Hey Buds

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Friday, October 29, 2010

This is Probably Accurate:

Election Time

Anyone else feel like this is how the elections always are?

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Fantastic Giants Article

This is great article about SF and the Giants.

"You know what? To all the people who hate “bandwagon” fans? Let it go. Who cares. You know who you are? You’re the guy who liked the Kings of Leon and then got mad when everyone else did. You’re the guy who said “this band is SO good”, and then when someone said, “hey I agree” you said NO YOU DON’T ONLY I CAN LIKE THEM. That’s silly. Knock it off. Let them in. Buy them a beer, or a kombucha. Whatever it is. I don’t care. Just let this happen and stop Eeyoring the crap out of our unlimited happiness we’re on the brink of."

A Love Letter to the San Francisco Giants (Via Rocket Shoes)

Not Pirate Juice?

Happy Halloween...

Happy Halloween...from Jeff Montgomery:

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Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Brian Wilson: NY Times Article

This is a great article about B. Wilson.

In every appearance his approach was the same: focused rage, directed at the guy in the batter’s box. “I don’t have time to be angry away from the field,” he said. “So I brush it off, bottle it up, and drink a tall glass of it before taking the mound.”

“I’d like to be a crossword clue one day,” he said. “I want to be in The New York Times’s Sunday edition. Right now, the clue ‘Giants great’ is always Mel Ott. I want my clue to be down, not across. The down ones are usually harder. And when I’m the clue, I’ll fill it in — just that one — and frame it.

Behind the Beard Is One Quirky Giants Reliever

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

How a Political Ad Should Be...

This is how a political ad should be. It should be a look into their life, their thoughts and their background, and most of all inspiring.

It should not be this mud slinging against each other, or a play on people's fears and emotions. No more of the "Meg Whitman sat on Goldman Sachs board, was CEO of Ebay, etc, etc." (To which I say, good, she had real jobs...she's not a career politician).

It's nice to see a real campaign ad. I might just write him in for my senator, even though he's running in Florida, and I'm in California.

One of the Best Nike Commercials Ever.

This is much as I disagree with how LeBron went...this commercial has a great you...not who others want you to be:

Monday, October 25, 2010

Brett Pevre


Coffee + Beer = Starbucks

Core 77

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Friday, October 22, 2010

Brian Wilson

Brian Wilson, the Closer for the Giants, is insane...I love it. Also check out his interview with Jim rome....classic!

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

True Size of Africa

If you don't know, now ya know:

Monday, October 18, 2010

Bobby Bottleservice in Africa

You've seen him here and here and now...He's Back!

Decoded by JayZ - Out in November

The book by Jay Z "Decoded" comes out November 16th.

It doesn't sound like an autobiography, but more of a compilation of inspirations, stories, etc. Here's what he says about the book:

"When you're famous and say you're writing a book, people assume that it's an autobiography--I was born here, raised there, suffered this, loved that, lost it all, got it back, the end. But that's not what this is. I've never been a linear thinker, which is something you can see in my rhymes. They follow the jumpy logic of poetry and emotion, not the straight line of careful prose. My book is like that, too."

Kid Cudi - Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager

Out November 9th!! Can't wait.

Mr. Rager:


Thursday, October 14, 2010


Parachuting into the Big House

This a guy from the 101st Airborne parachuting into Michigan's Big House, the stadium is the largest in the country holding upwards of 110,000...pretty awesome video. It gets really cool around the 2:30 mark.

A History of Rap: Jimmy Fallon, Justin Timberlake & The Roots

I tried to explain this to Mrs. Awesome last night, but words could not do it justice, so I told her to check my blog...kidding. But since I found it, now she can watch it, and so can everyone else that hasn't seen it...Oh, and if it helps ladies, Justin Timberlake is in it.

The World According to San Francisco

For all the narcissistic San Franciscans, this is funny stuff:


Snooki's New Book Deal