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World Cup

  1. games
    The Women’s World Cup and the Future of American SportsThe last American triumph in the Women’s World Cup felt like the birth of a new era in women’s sports. Another win could lead to the era’s maturation.
  2. sports page
    Pussy Riot Says They Were Behind the World Cup Final DisruptionFour people ran onto the field during the second half.
  3. this week in late night
    Late Night Coverage of the World Cup, RankedRanking the five hottest takes on the U.S.’s coldest interest.
  4. crying
    Behold, Some Heartbroken Lads Weeping After England’s World Cup LossIt’s not coming home.
  5. food truths
    Belgium Plays France Today, So Eat Fries With Mayo — the Way It’s Meant to BeWhichever country you’re rooting for, both understand this truth.
  6. World Cup 2018: An Exhaustive List of Reasons to Root for Each TeamSoccer fans, international diplomats, and one MLS player explain why you, an American, should root for their favorite team.
  7. games
    Missing the World Cup Is Like Detention for the United StatesSomehow it fits that America missed the tournament for the first time in a generation.
  8. music
    The New World Cup Song Is Here and So Is Will SmithThis is the closest we’ll get to being part of the action, America, so live it up!
  9. The U.S. May Not Land the 2026 World Cup and It’s All Trump’s FaultMore than 200 FIFA members have to vote on the host and Trump has reportedly imperiled America’s chances.
  10. sports
    Let Women Run U.S. SoccerThe U.S. women’s team is the reigning world champ, while the men didn’t qualify for the World Cup.
  11. eff you pay me
    Senate Backs World Cup Winners in Pay-Discrimination ComplaintAnother win for the USWNT.
  12. just girly things
    US Women’s Soccer Win Doesn’t Impress FIFA FlackBecause here, soccer is just “an ethnic sport for girls in schools.”
  13. Here Are Some Suggested Titles for World Cup Star Carli Lloyd’s MemoirThey’re all winners.
  14. the sports section
    Relive the Most Glorious Moments From Team USA’s World Cup Final WinCarli Lloyd was relentless.
  15. fifa
    Vladimir Putin Is Not Impressed With the FIFA IndictmentOther people and organizations are not impressed with FIFA.
  16. Jobs
    World Cup Fever Led to 10,000 Hospitality Jobs Last MonthJobs were up about five times their average monthly growth rate.
  17. the sports section
    Rival Popes Will Not Be Watching the World Cup Together, or at AllThey don’t really care, and it’s on too late anyway.
  18. ink-stained wretches
    The Saddest Newspaper Front Pages in Brazil After Their World Cup EmbarrassmentO major fiasco da história.
  19. How Will Their Team’s World Cup Implosion Affect Brazilians Psychologically?Not a good week to be Brazilian.
  20. Tips
    Server Claims NFL Player Stiffed Her on Tip During World Cup GameAnother day, another viral receipt.
  21. Score
    Wafels & Dinges Will Give Away Free Ice Cream and Waffles During Today’sWhoever loses, you win, really.
  22. Triumph Wraps Up His World Cup Coverage by Humping a Dog From Every Country Triumph wrapped up his three-part World Cup coverage last night the only way he really could - by humping every type of dog he could possibly […]
  23. booty clap
    Here’s the U.S. Soccer Team Wiggling Their ButtsA beautiful tush-wiggle for you.
  24. the most important people in the world
    Famous People Watching the U.S. World Cup GameOn Air Force One, at a random person’s Brooklyn apartment, and so on.
  25. Will Ferrell Gave a Pep Talk to US Soccer Fans in Brazil, Offered to Join […] The US is set to take on Germany in the World Cup very shortly down in Brazil, and it looks like they have a secret weapon on their side: Will […]
  26. male gaze
    Turns Out Prince Harry Is an Agile Soccer GoalieHis Brazil tour has involved many athletics.
  27. sobering statistics
    What the World Cup Means for Abused WomenDomestic violence rises by as much as 38 percent in England, says a new PSA.
  28. hook ups
    The World Cup Is Getting People Laid Another reason to become a fútbol fan.
  29. Why Uruguay’s Luis Suarez Is Always Biting EverybodyA sports psychology professor offers his thoughts.
  30. The Chain Gang
    Buffalo Wild Wings Stock Gets Record-High ‘World Cup Bounce’Nothing’s more American than “football” and wings.
  31. OH AY AHHHH: Why the World Cup Theme Is Stuck in Your HeadIt’s a practically perfect earworm, scientifically speaking.
  32. male gaze
    World Cup Players: Still Touching Each OtherThe agony, the ecstasy, and the man-handling.
  33. Reggie Watts Has Joined Peter Serafinowicz for His World Cup Broadcasting“And looks like an almost goal. If that whole goal system would have been moved over maybe thirty more feet, we would have been looking at a […]
  34. John Oliver Attempts to Distinguish Real from Fake Soccer Player NamesGQ recently sat down with John Oliver and presented him with a list of ridiculous World Cup player names to see whether he could pick out the […]
  35. male gaze
    Germany’s Hottest Soccer Player Is Unfortunately InjuredMats Hummels is currently suffering from a “heavily bruised right thigh.”
  36. Peter Serafinowicz Does Wonderful World Cup CommentaryComedian Peter Serafinowicz (Look Around You, Running Wilde) has been providing live commentary on recent World Cup matches via his account on […]
  37. Leftovers
    Red Rooster’s World Cup Party; Polo Dobkin’s Meadowsweet OpensToday’s Leftovers.
  38. that's our joe!
    Smiley Joe Biden Congratulates U.S. World Cup Team With BidenismsThe vice president brings the good vibes.
  39. the internet
    Delta Airlines Learns Giraffes Don’t Live in GhanaA celebratory World Cup tweet went very wrong.
  40. Leftovers
    More World Cup Destinations; Brooklyn Winery’s Rosé PartyToday’s Leftovers.
  41. hot shot
    Pitbull Unleashes Mankle on the World CupSomething for the ladies.
  42. A Brief Survey of 2014’s Many Weird World Cup SongsBoth the official and the … less official.
  43. Leftovers
    Juni’s Vegetarian Lunch Tasting; Cull & Pistol’s Foot-Long LobsterToday’s Leftovers.
  44. Grub Guides
    22 NYC Bars and Restaurants With Very Appealing World Cup SpecialsColonia Verde, Croxley Abbey, and more bars and restaurants.
  45. the sports section
    Leitch: Is 2014 the Year Soccer in America (Truly) Goes Mainstream?Just wait until the national team gets good.
  46. Leftovers
    World Cup at Colonia Verde; Bon Appétit’s Grub CrawlToday’s Leftovers.
  47. the sports section
    U.S. World Cup Draw Basically HopelessThe United States will face Ghana, Portugal, and Germany.
  48. very sad things
    Brazil World Cup Stadium Collapse Kills ThreeA crane malfunction occurred today at Itaquerao Stadium in São Paulo.
  49. quidditch
    Muggles Take Manhattan for the Quidditch World CupThe most fun you can legally have while straddling a broomstick.
  50. i'd like to be under the sea
    Paul the Octopus Is Predicting Things in Heaven NowBecause he’s dead.
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