by Chad Brooks
When the 43 NASCAR drivers start their engines for Sunday’s Daytona 500, they will be doing so for the second year with American ethanol-blended fuel in their gas tanks.
The Sunoco Green E15 racing fuel, a renewable fuel blended with 15 percent American-made ethanol from American-grown corn, emits 20 percent less greenhouse gas emissions than unleaded gasoline and saved drivers from using a combined 300,000 regular gallons of gasoline during last year’s [...]
NEW YORK (AP) — Less than a second stood between British singer M.I.A. giving the finger to 114 million people watching the Super Bowl halftime show and no one noticing at all.
That’s how close NBC censors came to preventing the gesture from being seen Sunday night, but the Super Bowl instead wound up with another entertainment oops moment. The gesture swept across social media, showing up in screen grabs and [...]
(Reuters) – One of the most tumultuous National Football League (NFL) seasons ever will climax on Sunday when the New York Giants and New England Patriots lock horns in the 46th Super Bowl.
A season that almost did not happen because of the bitter labor dispute between team owners and the players’ union has not only survived but produced a classic encounter between two of the NFL’s most popular franchises.
The United [...]
While Super Bowl fans are riding zip lines through downtown Indianapolis this week in the runup to the National Football League’s championship game, taxpayers are digging deeper in their pockets to pay for the stadium where the game will be played.
The $720 million Lucas Oil Stadium, where the New York Giants meet the New England Patriots on Feb. 5, has prompted local officials to raise hotel, restaurant and rental [...]
First time devices linked with cancer risk used for public sports event
Paul Joseph Watson
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Fans attending the 2012 Super Bowl on Sunday will face a new level of security in addition to pat downs before they are allowed to enter the Lucas Oil Stadium – full body x-ray scanners.
According to WPRI.com News reporter Matt Touchette, despite a congressional demand for an investigation into the machines following [...]
NEW YORK (AP) – The Material Girl will be taking the stage on football’s biggest night.
Madonna, who has sold more than 300 million records, will perform at halftime of the Super Bowl in Indianapolis. The NFL and NBC announced Sunday during the Detroit-New Orleans game that the Grammy Award-winning singer will highlight the show at Lucas Oil Stadium on Feb. 5.
The show is the most-watched musical event of the year, [...]
More than seven years later, it’s safe to say the NFL has officially moved from the “wardrobe malfunction.” For the second straight year, the Super Bowl stage is set to welcome a female performer with sex appeal as the 2004 incident with Janet Jackson continues to fade away.
According to SBNation.com, it’s reportedly another ’80s and ’90s pop queen — Madonna — who will get [...]