Jason Alexander Issues Serviceable Apology for Calling Cricket a ‘Gay…

Just in case anyone was really starting to pine for some vintage George Costanza foot-swallowing, actor and recently re-sodded cranium Jason Alexander called cricket a "gay sport" last week on Craig Ferguson's Are You Still Fucking Awake? talk program. Alexander expatiated on cricket's supposed homosexuality: » 6/03/12 3:00pm 6/03/12 3:00pm

A Proper English Cricket Who Has Run Out Of Tea

Here's Josh Siegel's first drawing of the day: at the request of un seul être soûl, this dapper and disappointed fellow is "a proper English cricket who has just run out of tea." Want Josh to draw you an animal? Make your request here. » 9/05/11 1:30pm 9/05/11 1:30pm

Young Fans Have More Fun Than You Can Shake A Stick At

[Sri Lanka, February 23: School girls cheer before the start of the ICC Cricket World Cup match between Pakistan and Kenya. Image via AP.] » 2/24/11 5:35pm 2/24/11 5:35pm

Iranian Protesters Assaulted In Prison • Women Bullied For Taking…

• According to candidate Mehdi Karroubi, some protesters of the Iranian elections were raped in prison. Karroubi wrote: "Some young male detainees were raped [and] some young female detainees were raped in a way that have caused serious injuries." • » 8/10/09 5:30pm 8/10/09 5:30pm

What's The Point Of Cheerleaders For Cricket In India? (Or Cheerleaders…

Everything I know about cricket, which isn't much, I learned from my Black World Literature professor in college, a tiny Indian woman and cricket fanatic who would devote the first 10 minutes of every class to updating us lame American kids on the sport that was like a religion to her. I quickly learned that cricket… » 4/24/08 6:00pm 4/24/08 6:00pm