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Beautiful and Popular: English Premier League Football

Philip Barton | Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports
Philip Barton

Nowadays, soccer is rapidly gaining in popularity over here. It is also big business. NBC recently paid a quarter of a billion dollars for the U.S. broadcasting rights to the Premiership for this season and the next two -- that's almost $220,000 per game.

Facebook Goes Down

Posted 11.08.2012 | Technology

For a brief moment on Thursday afternoon, people all over were forced to actually work: Facebook, they discovered, was down. Just before 2 p.m. EST...

Time for a 'Soccer Spring' Revolt!

Alan Black | Posted 04.10.2012 | Sports
Alan Black

Corruption pervades, money talks, the players live in ivory towers, ticket prices keep out the poor, the servants in Downton Abbey are treated better by their masters. Let the England coach be chosen by a referendum of the fans!

British Soccer Players Refused To Be In Anti-Homophobia PSA (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Ian Herbert, The Independent Professional footballers have refused to appear in a campaign video against homophobia because they fear being ridic...