Archive for the 'Culture & Lifestyle' Category

November 19th, 2014

Trailer Alert :: “We Stand Alone” fka One Legged Stars

A few years back (three to be exact) I came upon a short video on vimeo and I decided to post it and write this: I spotted this trailer on vimeo last week titled “Liberian Soccer Film,” and was immediately curious as to what it was all about. Was this going to be a full length feature, was it going to be a web series, were they going to do ...
November 19th, 2014

A Boot Story – Dan Kennedy

Every soccer player has their own unique boot story, a story about pairs in their past that made a significant lasting impression on how they remember the beautiful game. Sometimes it relates to a pair that produced that one magical moment during their career, maybe a spectacular goal or the time they played against a certain player. For others, it can ...
November 19th, 2014

Nike Free Flyknit Chukka – Mineral Teal

~~ I can't even begin to do justice to how damn comfortable these are... I mean, seriously THE most comfortable pair of kicks I've EVER thrown on my feet.  THE first pair I reach for if I'm just looking to chill out or travel. A good look at the Mineral Teal color way drop in the Nike Free Flyknit Chukka, spotted and available over at CaliRoots.
November 19th, 2014

The FIFA Chronicles

There has always been speculation that there is funny business going on with FIFA. Back handed deals, paying people off for votes, brown bags filled with cash. Questions about this sort of thing ain't nothing new. But what is going on right now is getting more and more crazy all the time. And yet somehow, it doesn't seem to be a major story yet. Or I ...
November 18th, 2014

Ken Block’s – Gymkhana SEVEN: Wild In The Streets Of Los Angeles

~~ So. Dope.  And what we've all been waiting for. Ken Block is just DEMOLISHING the streets of Los Angeles in the custom built 1965 Ford Mustang with 845 horses under the hood and the only 'All Wheel' Mustang ever built. * Side Note * BP_TOW extended family member Erik Valdez, rising star, soccer supporter, race care driver / enthusiast ...
November 18th, 2014

Watch :: A Whole Stadium TIFO for Independiente Medellin in Colombia

Just press play Just before to rival Colombian sides, 8 time champions Deportivo Cali and Independiente Medellin, saw a ginormous TIFO put out by the supporters of BIM. This is a see-it-to-believe-it type of situations. [H / t to Pro Soccer Talk] * Random side note, have you seen the Atanasio Girardot Sports Complex where the ...
November 17th, 2014

This IKEA “Hack” DIY Shoe Display is Everything Right Now

This is incredible. And I'm posting it because I'm building this this weekend * for Dunny (see image below) Over at ikeahackers.com, they built a custom shoe rack out of products you find at IKEA. They used Dioder LED lights, Expedit bookcase, Kallax wheels, and Variera shelfs. I'll let you head over there to see how they put it all together, and ...
November 17th, 2014

Nike Air Max 1Mid FB – Obsidian

~~  ALWAYS thought the Air Max had something else to it.... And adding the Mid touch to it makes it just a little fresher in my eyes.... And the two-tone leather addition just makes it that much fresher... A good look at the Obsidian / Black color way drop in the Nike Air Max 1 Mid FB, spotted and available over at CaliRoots.