Darian Lavoie

73 Flips | 12 Magazines | 3 Followers | @darianlavoie | Keep up with Darian Lavoie on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Darian Lavoie”

World Cup 2014 kits: in pictures - Telegraph

Ivory Coast

Brazil World Cup 2014: Buses set alight in more violent demonstrations

Homeless protesters burn buses in Brazil's largest city of Sao Paulo in response to high cost of World Cup<p>The <b>2014 World Cup</b> is just weeks away, yet violent protetsts are still raging in Sao Paulo, <b>Brazil</b>.<p>On Tuesday May 20, homeless demonstrators in Sao Paulo set buses alight in the latest <b>wave of</b> …

Brazil

Lucas Moura named on seven-man Brazil standby list for World Cup

Luiz Felipe Scolari's 23-man squad has already been named but his back-up selection includes Rafinha, Lucas Leiva and Atletico Madrid duo Miranda and …

B/R's All-Time Greatest US National Team XI

The Unites States Men's National Team will begin their 10th World Cup campaign in just over a month against Ghana in Natal, Brazil.<p>As excitement grows for the prospects of the team that has been placed in every tricky group, I've assembled my take on the greatest U.S. lineup of all time.<p>Take a look …

Soccer

Brazil 2014: the physics behind the Brazuca

After the controversial swerving Jabulani in 2010, Simon Choppin of the Centre for Sports Engineering at Sheffield Hallam University explains to Christy Romer how airflow technology will guide the Brazuca in Brazil this summer

Brazil's Charming Campaign to Get Zlatan Ibrahimovic to the World Cup

The fact that Zlatan Ibrahimovic — one of the world's greatest soccer players, but whose Sweden team did not qualify — won't be playing in the World …

Anti-World Cup protests across Brazil

Anti-World Cup protests in 12 cities have marked the worst day in another awful week for Brazil as the government struggles with strikes, crime and public unease less than a month before the tournament kicks off.<p>Co-ordinated demonstrations in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Belo Horizonte and elsewhere …

World Cup Riots Ignite Near England vs. Uruguay Venue Weeks Before Kick-Off

Brazilian protesters have once again flocked the streets to oppose the country's upcoming World Cup, just one month before the competition is due to begin.<p>As reported by David Kent of the <i>Daily Mail</i>, the latest demonstration aimed to highlight the poor financial decisions of the Brazilian …

Brazil

Brazilians will see every blade of World Cup grass on outdoor 4K screens

If you're in Rio de Janeiro this summer but can't attend any World Cup matches in person, don't fret; you may still be in for a treat. Brazilian TV giant Globo is teaming up with Sony to broadcast three live Cup games (a second-round match, a quarterfinal and the final) in 4K quality, and it's …

Pele says protests may hurt World Cup

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1078000/1078116_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524702772_12fb5dc5569354c05707912daba67c7b<p><b>The Brazilian footballing great Pele says he fears the many protests in the country could hurt the World Cup.</b><p>Thousands of Brazilians have been taking …

Pele Labels Brazil 'A Disgrace' for Flawed World Cup Preparations

Pele has labelled Brazil's preparations for the upcoming World Cup "a disgrace" after mass protest, stadium delays and constant hiccups have threatened the nation's ability to run the tournament properly.<p>The Brazilian icon, who won three World Cups during his legendary career, isn't pleased with …

Brazil

Nike Soccer - 2014 Greater China Media Summit | Event Recap

Nike Soccer - 2014 Greater China Media Summit<p>Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>49<p>49<p>SHARES<p>Designed with the look and feel of an actual team …

2014 World Cup rosters: MLS could send as many as 31 players to Brazil

Only seven leagues have more players named to preliminary 30-man rosters.<p>The mantra of Major League Soccer over the past few years has been that they wanted to be among the world's best leagues by 2020. How one goes about measuring such a thing is something people have long debated, but there's at …

World Cup Groups 2014: Examining Overrated and Underrated Pairings

Link to Media<p>Every World Cup draw produces groups that feature daunting pairings. The 2014 edition of the globe's premier international football competition is no different and includes three intriguing combinations.<p>Two of the four pre-tournament favorites, Germany and Spain, are involved in …

Soccer

Brazilian police go on strike ahead of football World Cup

<b>Thousands of police in at least 14 Brazilian states are holding a one-day strike over pay.</b><p>The strike takes place less than a month before the beginning of the football World Cup, in another hiccup in preparations for the event.<p>The industrial action affects several World Cup host cities, including …

Brazil World Cup 2014: Examining Most Dangerous Squads in FIFA Tournament

Brazil, Argentina, Germany and Spain are the favorites for the 2014 World Cup, per Oddschecker, but three other nations will pose significant danger.<p>One is a fierce South American rival of host nation Brazil. There is also room for a deceptively strong Italy squad.<p>The Italians will be vying to …

Soccer

Yahoo is now part of Oath

Before you continue...<p>Yahoo is now part of the Oath family. Due to EU data protection laws, we (Oath), our vendors and our partners need your consent …

Data Protection

GIF: Every World Cup Ball Used from 1930-2014

Excited for the World Cup this summer? Of course you are.<p>On the same day that both a brilliant Lionel Messi World Cup video and the United States' new home kit were revealed, a GIF was created that shows the ball used for every World Cup from the competition's inception in 1930 to the ball that …

Soccer

Join Us! Become a Brazil 2014 Curator

Hello fans!<p>The 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil begins on June 12, 2014, and you’re invited to help curate a very special Flipboard magazine about your favorite team.<p>When the matches begin, Flipboard will publish a dedicated magazine for each of the 32 participating World Cup nations — from Team Algeria …

Your Guide To Watching This Week's Halley's Comet Meteor Shower

In the early morning hours of Tuesday, May 6, debris from Halley's Comet will light up the sky in this year's Eta Aquarid meteor shower. Here's …

The Struggle of Every Young One

From Andy Warhol to Gerhard Richter, check out the most iconic album covers designed by famous artists

From Andy Warhol to Gerhard Richter, check out the most iconic album covers designed by famous artists

This Should Have Set Someone's Spidey Senses Tingling

Or maybe their Spidey Sense <b>was</b> tingling (among other things) and that's why they went ahead with this design.

Man attempts to bathe a Great Pyrenees

This is pretty much what life with Nemo, my Great Pyrenees buddy, is like.<p>Video Link<p><i>Thanks, Great Pyr Rescue of Northern California!</i>

The 50 Best Rock-Star Instagram Accounts

What's it like to balance a normal family life with a career as a punk legend? The Green Day's bassist Instagram is a touching, interesting look at …

Celebrity Gossip

You Have To Hear Joel McHale's Kardashian Joke From The White House Correspondents Dinner

If you can't bear to watch more than a few seconds of C-SPAN's coverage of the White House Correspondent's Dinner, this is the few seconds to watch.<p>Points to McHale for knowing exactly what the reaction to this Kardashian joke would be and going for it anyway.

Beastie Boys' Adam 'MCA' Yauch Through the Years

24<p>Adam "MCA" Yauch, Michael "Mike D" Diamond and Adam "Ad Rock" Horovitz of the Beastie Boys pose in a park in the 1980s.<p>Next Slide<p>Trending<p>Ranked on …

Beastie Boys