Hockey Organ Rolls Sports, Art, Music, And TV Into One

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A Wild Combination

We love people who take common everyday items you might find at a garage sale, and then turn them into something with real artistic appeal. Canadian artist Graeme Patterson has done just that with his whimsical Hockey Organ, combining an old table hockey game, a 1980s era Casio electronic keyboard, and other assorted bits to recreate the look and feel of a live event. The keyboard has been hacked so that each note moves a different player on the rink, resulting in totally unpredictable on ice action, while your music plays through speakers. Continue reading… “Hockey Organ Rolls Sports, Art, Music, And TV Into One”

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Does Viagra Give an Athlete an Edge?

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You can always spot the Viagra athletes because they like to show off

Athletes looking for a performance boost are increasingly turning to a little blue pill more usually taken for its off-the-field benefits: Viagra.

Some sports authorities say the drug is now finding a following among athletes. The World Anti-Doping Agency is currently studying Viagra’s effects in athletes but hasn’t yet banned it. Experts are divided over whether it actually offers athletes an edge.

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Water World in China

Water World in China

Built inside an old rock quarry, the award winning hotel will come complete mole-people waiters

In 2006, Atkin’s Architecture Group won the first prize award for an international design competition with this stunning entry. Set in a spectacular water filled quarry in Songjiang, China, the 400 bed resort hotel is uniquely constructed within the natural elements of the quarry. Underwater public areas and guest rooms add to the uniqueness, but the resort also boasts cafes, restaurants and sporting facilities. (Pics)
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The Ferrari FXX Pedal Go-Cart

The Ferrari FXX Pedal Go-Cart

The Ferrari FXX Pedal Go-Cart

The Ferrari FXX pedal go-cart is a mighty good way for you to initiate your kids into becoming Ferrari worshippers like you and also have loads of fun racing around the block. The new Ferrari FXX pedal go-kart from the house of Berg Toys has a nice sports-car like stance, comes in Ferrari red and also manages to look quite big for a pedal go-cart.

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Custom Installed Bowling Alleys for Your Home

Custom Installed Bowling Alleys for Your Home

If you’re sick of bowling at the local circus known as the bowling alley, why not enjoy a bowling alley in your home? You’ve seen it in movies and on TV. The show Las Vegas comes to mind. You can now have a custom bowling alley in your home too.

United Bowling is a Florida based company that will install a 2 lane, regulation length bowling alley in your home. It will have genuine AMF and Brunswick equipment. Of course, you’ll need an area that’s 88 feet long, 12 feet wide with a 10 foot ceiling. If that’s a problem just knock down a wall. There’s got to be something you don’t need.

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Online Sports Videos to Drive Online Video Growth

Online Sports Videos to Drive Online Video Growth

Screen Digest anticipates that sports content will be the single biggest driver of online video consumption in the US and UK, much in the same way that it was a driver of pay-TV adoption.

The number of online sports videos watched will more than double in both the US and UK over the next five years. By 2012, 10.8 billion sports videos will be served online in the US and 1.2 billion in the UK.

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