Monday, August 08, 2011

Link(s) of the Day

Why I love Newcastle football. I had to link to this video because it disabled embedding. It's hilarious and worth a watch.

A great rundown on how to choose your English Premiere League team. It's a few years out of date, but Newcastle comes in 3rd in the guy's analysis with these tidbits included:
Unintentional Comedy: During a 2005 game, two Newcastle teammates famously got into a fistfight during a game and both got red-carded. Now THAT, my friends, is a dysfunctional franchise....

Can't Decide if This is a Bonus Reason For or Against: According to the readers, "They have a rabid fan base from a depressed former industrial town where the accent makes fans' speech absolutely incomprehensible," which they call "Geordie" (like it's a real language).

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