Idea for Soccer on US TV

So this is unrelated to anything.  But here's a thought about televising Major League Soccer games.Problem: The most common complaint about soccer is that there's not enough scoring.  But if you do something goofy to change the rules, then no legitimate player will come (or stay) here.Solution: Well, if there are 12 teams, why not have a …

TixMob Launches in UK – New Way to Buy Tickets for Events

An old friend from Manchester sent me news about his company, Tixmob, this morning. Here's a synopsis: http://www.tixmob.com/ Is a new concert ticket agent, just like Ticketmaster and Seetickets we work directly with concert promoters and event organizers to sell tickets on their behalf.   Unlike Ticketmaster, Seetickets etc.. A Ti…

Overachiever….

Not sure how I missed this last week.  And I'm not sure if this makes me feel inadeqaute or just dumbfounded.  According to sources, including FoxSports, Lil Romeo, the youth rapper and son of Hip-hop mogul Master P, is now going to play basketball for USC. The kid is 17.  His life to date includes the following accomplishments:…

Bill Simmons on the EPL

I'm just diverting traffic today to a week-old article I just found for some reason. Bill Simmons dumbs down the English Premier League so that any American can understand it. And he also does it for a valid reason - American sports are becoming more about the arena and the show, and less about the fans and the game. So Simmons is giving the EPL a…