Ever since Lance Armstrong disgraced himself in spectacular fashion, nobody really cares about the Tour de France, or cycling in general. But once you see these gorgeous AP pics from Fabio Ferrari of the 16th stage of the Giro d’Italia (Tour of Italy) on Tuesday, you might just want to get in shape and become a pro. I want to go there. CHECK OUT THIS GALLERY.
Good Guy Spidey! During a filming break, Garfield sneaked away to shoot hoops with some neighborhood kids in Chinatown. See some more filming scenes from the upcoming Spider-Man 2 here.
Inspiring: Boston Hero Jeff Bauman Honored at Bruins’ Playoff Game. Check out the video of this great moment here.
HyperVocal editor-in-chief Slade Sohmer joined Stand Up! with Pete Dominick on Tuesday morning to discuss Jason Collins’ coming out and what it means for LGBT equality. Sandwiched between all the serious stuff — like important allies and societal progress — Slade and Pete found time to discuss some lighthearted moments, historical matters and more.
Do you know the inventor of the high-five was a gay pro baseball player who got blackballed from the sport? Do you know how many states there are where cousins can get married but gays can’t? Do you know Pete can rub his bald head in oil and rub it on anyone he likes, straight or gay? It’s all part of this fairly serious analysis of an important sports milestone. READ MORE.
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From 1991 to 1993, Monica Seles won 22 titles and reached 33 finals out of the 34 tournaments she played. She compiled a 159–12 win-loss record (92.9% winning percentage) during that time, including a 55–1 win-loss record in Grand Slam tournaments. And then somebody stabbed her. A deranged Steffi Graf fan literally stabbed her. With a nine-inch boning knife. On the court. READ THIS, SERIOUSLY.
Tim Tebow gets the NMA Taiwanese animation treatment. Watch the hilarious WTF version of events here.