Category Archives: Sports/Fitness

My Brush With Hockey Fame

If you’ve been reading this blog, you now I’m a die-hard fan of the Montreal Canadiens– heck, it’s seemingly one of the only things I make time to blog about (though this summer I hope to blog much about my … Continue reading

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Get Well, MaxPac

Update (3/10/11): Max makes his first comments right here and holds Chara responsible. If you’re a hockey fan, you heard about the hit to Max Pacioretty last night against the Bruins. The details can be found here at this great … Continue reading

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Sawyer, The Office, And More!

It’s another short post today, as I’ve got a lot of work ahead of me, but I’ll try to update with more later today: The truth is out: Materazzi did insult Zidane, but it didn’t go down the way the … Continue reading

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Brighten Your Day With Zidane!

When you’re frustrated, talk to Kurt “Goldeneye” Ingram, who seems to have a solution for any problem. There’s no problem he can’t solve with a website. Today he supplied me with this hilarious mocking of Zidane’s famous headbutt. It’s just … Continue reading

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Everyone Loves Brazil?

For those of you who’ve watched the World Cup, which ended in a spectacular match today, you’ve probably seen the above female in nearly every highlight recap of the World Cup. They really didn’t show many other fans besides this … Continue reading

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It’s OK To Be Quiet

We’re all “Experts” in something today, aren’t we? We’ve been raised to think that somehow school and our sheltered lives provide us with some kind of broad, nuanced understanding of life and the many facets of the world. But as … Continue reading

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Arune.Com Weekend Edition For 07/08/06

I’m hoping to write more next week, but I’ve been burnt out lately…and I’ve discovered that my earlier comments about my “Evil Powers” weren’t incorrect. If I cheer for a sports team, they lose. Always. I’ve made Portugal lose twice … Continue reading

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4. 8. 15. 16. 23. 42…I’m Cursed.

The sports gods hate me. Truly. This year I’ve finally renewed my love for sports and I’ve been faithfully relearning what I once knew– I used to watch a lot of TSN (The Sports Network) till 1994. So I decide … Continue reading

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Shaq + Superman

If you’ve been watching the NBA finals, you’re probably impressed by Shaq’s skills and sportsmanship, especially after the nasty hit in the last game. You also probably know that he’s a Superman fan. I met him at the Mall Of … Continue reading

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So I’ve Been Watching The World Cup..

…and I really wish I’d cared more about soccer when I was a kid and actually put some effort into being good at it. It’s an amazingly nuanced sport and it’s a shame that it gets so little real respect … Continue reading

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