Posts tagged "competition"

America Prevails In Traditional Cheese Rolling Competition

America! Fuck yeah! We are good at so many things, chief among them barbecuing, reality TV and Kim Kardashian. And now, fellow U.S.A.-ers, we have dominated cheese rolling. No longer…

Julie Gerstein | May 28, 2013 - 3:20 pm

People Love Sex, Especially If They Think They’re Having More Than Everyone Else

People will find a way to be competitive about anything, because we’re all insecure jerks. That includes our sex lives. According to researchers at the University of Colorado, who are…

Julie Gerstein | April 18, 2013 - 4:20 pm

The North American Wife-Carrying Championships Is A Thing

As far as strange competitions go, there might be nothing stranger than the wife-carrying championships. Couples — who don’t actually have to be married — complete an obstacle course while…

Julie Gerstein | October 9, 2012 - 11:40 am

The Crying Game: 4 Men Have A Cry-Off

Dudes seem to find a way to compete about everything: money, cars, who has the biggest beer belly. So it’s no surprise that Brett Hoff of magazine Wholphin dreamed up…

Julie Gerstein | October 5, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Girl Talk: I’m Competitive

Little does the guy on the treadmill next to me know, I’m winning. He was ahead of me at first, but I’ve caught up. Now I’m out in front. He’s…

Angela Tung | June 29, 2010 - 2:30 pm

Girl Talk: What Female Competition Has To Learn From World Cup Soccer

I am by no means a sports fan. In fact, if I’m being honest, it took me eight full days to bother turning on ESPN to tune into the World

Lucy Bankhead | June 23, 2010 - 2:00 pm

The Mother Of Invention Could Be You

Still upset you didn’t win the school science fair? Well, Whirlpool is giving you a chance to come in first place as an adult. The company has just announced their…

Simcha | June 6, 2008 - 6:30 pm