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Miami Football: Clash with Virginia Begins Show-Me Stretch for Al Golden

The Miami Hurricanes blasted a pair of conference opponents in Virginia Tech and North Carolina, starting to show signs of significant improvement compared to the 18-point season-opening loss to Louisville.<p>Following a bye week, Al Golden's team proved it actually belonged on the same field as …

College Sports

Movie Trailer History Chronicled in Video Essay

FilmmakerIQ has put together a 15 minute video essay profiling the history of movie trailers. When did movie trailers come about? Why are they called …

2012 Movie Problems: Everything Wrong With Roland Emmerich's Disaster

<b>Roland Emmerich</b>‘s <b>2012</b> as the newest addition to CinemaSin’s popular series of videos dissecting and mocking the flaws, improbabilities and just …

Video Supercut of Final Image of Every ‘Best Picture’ Winner

Sochi 2014 Olympics: Medal Haul Not Indicative of Massive American Failure

Team USA managed to walk away with more total medals than any country other than host nation Russia, but that can't hide the fact that this was a disappointing addition to America's Olympic history.<p>For starters, the second-place finish in the race for overall medals, seen just below, is …

Team USA

Father Of The Year Records 5 Minutes Of Middle School Kids Busting Their Asses On Ice

I have no clue who this guy is, nor do I remember who shared this on my Facebook newsfeed during the weekend, but the following clip is hilarious and …

IOC tells Canadian luge coach to prove cheating or ‘let it go’

Bring us proof or stop complaining.<p>That's the message the International Olympic Committee is sending to Canadian luge coach Wolfgang Staudinger after he suggested that Russian track officials had fixed the conditions to benefit the local team in Thursday's relay event.<p>Canada finished fourth while …

How It Really Feels at the Olympics in Sochi

It is at times unfinished, other times exceedingly harsh, and always under watch. But, God, is it beautiful.<p><b>Late yesterday afternoon</b>, I sat atop a high Caucasian peak eating the best beef stroganoff ever and thought, "These Olympics have just been grand." There have been fabulous storylines such as …

Black Sea

Bob Costas Returns to Olympic Broadcast Monday

The eyes have it: Bob Costas will return to NBC’s Olympic broadcast on Monday night.<p><i>USA</i> <i>Today</i> reports that the broadcaster may have finally won a very …

Female Professional Football Player Earns Respect After Taking Huge Hits

Jennifer Welter made some history on Saturday when she took the field for the Texas Revolution against the North Texas Crunch, but she did more than just show up. She earned the respect of everyone on the field after showing she could take some big hits.<p>The 36-year-old became the first female to …

College Football

Looking Back: Photos From the First 12 Winter Olympics

With the world's attention focused on Sochi, I thought it would be interesting to take a look back at some of the earliest Winter Olympics. At the first Winter Games in 1924 in Chamonix, France, 16 countries sent 250 athletes to compete in familiar sports like bobsleigh and hockey. The 1936 Winter …

Why Sochi Will Be the Greatest Winter Olympics Ever

Much has been said about the upcoming Sochi Winter Olympic Games. Like many host countries, Russia has made its share of enemies. But where we often see the Host Country and the Games themselves as one entity, it's important to remember that is not the case. After the security concerns, …

Winter Olympics

LeBron James Flops Twice on One Play

For those who can't stand it when LeBron James flops, this sequence will drive you crazy. The Miami Heat superstar managed to pull off the rare double-flop against the Detroit Pistons as he was being posted up by Greg Monroe.<p>There was contact that led to the second flop, but it looked like James …

Basketball

Insane New Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Edge-Of-Space Jump Released

We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy.<p>The supersonic skydiver made history in October 2012 when he plunged more than 24 miles to Earth's surface, breaking three records in the process.<p>Now, nearly …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Food & Dining

List of Trailers You'll See During the Super Bowl

Elizabeth Banks To Direct Pitch Perfect 2, Becomes Hero To Theater Kids Everywhere

If you were wondering what that sound is, it’s the deafening collective squeal of theater kids everywhere, as the news hits that <i>Pitch Perfect</i> is getting a sequel. Universal has announced that <i>30 Rock</i>‘s Elizabeth Banks will make her feature directorial debut on <i>Pitch Perfect 2: That’s 2 Pitchy, Dog</i> …

"Best Day of My Life" American Authors join Bright Beginnings 1st - 4th Graders -KPNX 12 News

Barcode DJs Are Sound-Bombing Grocery Stores

Beep. Beep. Beep. Beep beep beep beep beep. Beep. Aaaand your new track comes to $62.37, cash or credit?<p>Inspired by the incessant beeps of a cash register, Košice-based artist Jakub Pišek gathered his friends for a DIY grocery store performance called Barcode DJ. By scanning all kinds of stuff in …

eCommerce

8 Grammys 2014 Moments You Couldn't See on TV

From Lorde's beeline back to her seat to Taylor Swift's quick standing ovations<p>Although thousands of people were at the Staples Center to see the …

Every College Football Team's Worst Offseason Nightmare

This is the time when college football coaches relax, right?<p>The 2013 season is over, and the 2014 season doesn't really kick into gear until the summer, when preseason training camps pop up on campuses all over the country.<p>After all those long hours and sleepless nights from July into December or …

College Sports

Miami Football: Highlighting the Recruits Hurricanes Have Signed Ahead of NSD

Lost in the talk following the Miami Hurricanes' road to signing day are the eight signees and six enrollees already at the university.<p>In the 2014 cycle—Al Golden's best recruiting class to date—the 'Canes are finally adding some program-changing recruits, and a handful are on campus for the spring …

College Football

'I'm Not A Lookalike' Project Showcases Strangers Who Look Like Twins (PHOTOS)

Think you're special and unique?<p>So did these folks, until they met Francois Brunelle.<p>The 62-year-old Montreal-based photographer has spent the last 12 years scouring the world for complete strangers who look alarmingly similar, according to Rex USA.<p>"I was inspired by 2 things," Brunelle told Rex …

FLOTUS Brings Her Reign of Greatness to New Levels

Michelle Obama got together with the boys of the Miami Heat to discuss how healthy eating can help you perform like a champion. Then this happened:<p>via whitehouse.tumblr.com<p>LeBron looks particularly proud—who wouldn't be?! Watch the full video in all its fruit-eating glory, here:

Michelle Obama

10 Winter Pastas

On days like these -- when cold snow creeps over the tops of our boots and we're glad to be packed into a crowded subway car simply for the heat -- very few things make us warm <i>and</i> happy. Hot chocolate is too fleeting, our favorite winter hats are weathered, and by the time we get home all we want …