Tackling Ireland’s Alcoholism Problem – The Jim Jefferies Show

Under the influence of the Catholic church, Ireland was once known as the biggest tight-ass in all of Europe. But that’s changed. Electing a half-Indian, entirely gay prime minister, legalizing gay marriage. They even repealed their Eighth Amendment banning abortions. But there’s one longstanding tradition the Irish aren’t willing to give up so easily. Drinking! […]

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The Fantasy Sports Gamble (full film) : FRONTLINE

>>NARRATOR:Tonight onFrontline:the law…>>Sports betting, by and large, is illegal in this country.>>NARRATOR:The loophole…>>The United States Congress carved out a piece of legislation that says fantasy sports is not gambling. I didn’t make that decision; they did.>>NARRATOR:The undergroundworld of online sports bettingand the multibillion dollarbusiness of daily fantasysports.>>I’ve made hundreds of thousands of dollars doing this […]

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The NFL’s Serious Brain Damage Problem – The Jim Jefferies Show

The NFL’s Serious Brain Damage Problem – The Jim Jefferies Show

Trump had more to say about the NFL. It seems ungrateful black athletes are onlypartof the problem. Another criticism — not enough beating the shit out of each other. Today if you hit too hard, right — They hit too hard, 15 yards, throw him out of the game. They had that last week. I […]

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Why the NFL Should Be Scared of Chris Borland | FRONTLINE

>>NARRATOR: NFL star Chris Borland was known as a fearless player, but after one season, he quit because he was afraid of head injuries.>>I couldn’t really justify playing for money, and I think what I wanted to achieve put me at too great of a risk, so I just decided on another profession.>>NARRATOR: Now Borland’s […]

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FC St. Pauli – Germany’s Progressive, Punk Soccer Club

FC St. Pauli – Germany’s Progressive, Punk Soccer Club

es ist aber meine familie meinen verein da gibt sich anders und der fc st pauli ist auch wenn das natürlich viele hier wirklich so gern hören eine sehr sehr starke marke damals o in der mitte des historischen szene etwas von hamburg findet sich ein weltweit einzigartiger verein der fc st pauli mit der […]

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How can journalists start to tackle the misinformation ecosystem?

How can journalists start to tackle the misinformation ecosystem?

There’s a short-term strategy and a long-term strategy, which journalists and news organisations can employ to combat misinformation. On a short-term level, that is identifying fake stories, misinformation and debunking them, but also identifying the sources of this misinformation and drawing the lines and connections between them, and really showing up where this is coming […]

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Football’s Most Dangerous Rivalry

Football’s Most Dangerous Rivalry

MALE SPEAKER 1: So there’s a guy lying in bed, a Catholic, Celtic fan. He’s lying in bed. He’s totally dying, on his last legs and that. All his family ask him, any last requests? [INAUDIBLE]. And the guy’s like, aye, I wanna become a Proddy. And the family are like, what? Excuse me, what? […]

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Football as a Religion: The Church of Maradona

Football as a Religion: The Church of Maradona

-[SPEAKING SPANISH] ALEJANDRO VERON: [SPEAKING SPANISH] HERNAN: [SPEAKING SPANISH] ALEJANDRO VERON: [SPEAKING SPANISH] HERNAN: [SPEAKING SPANISH] ALEJANDRO VERON: [SPEAKING SPANISH] HERNAN: [SPEAKING SPANISH] ALEJANDRO VERON: [SPEAKING SPANISH] HERNAN: [SPEAKING SPANISH] ALEJANDRO VERON: [SPEAKING SPANISH] HERNAN: [SPEAKING SPANISH] -[SPEAKING SPANISH] ALEJANDRO VERON: [SPEAKING SPANISH] -[SPEAKING SPANISH] -[SPEAKING SPANISH] -[SPEAKING SPANISH] -[SPEAKING SPANISH] -[SPEAKING SPANISH] -[SPEAKING SPANISH] […]

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