Olympics has been dumped by McDonald’s

McDonald's stops sponsoring the Olympics

For over four decades, McDonald's has been a loyal sponsor of the Olympics. Nonetheless, McDonald's announced today that the sponsorship will be ending. The fast food restaurant's representative Nick Plot shares: "It is time for McDonald's to reposition itself in the market. We want to represent the people with some healthy fat on their bones. … Continue reading Olympics has been dumped by McDonald’s

Turkish president Erdogan not a fan of arenas

  President Erdogan from Turkey knows his history. Arenas are places of evil, in which people got killed without mercy for entertainment. And as such, the word “arena” does not suit as a name for football stadiums. Erdogan therefore urges football clubs to rename their stadiums. Galatasaray, one of the major clubs in Turkey, has … Continue reading Turkish president Erdogan not a fan of arenas

Google’s AlphaGo performance befuddles Go fans

In a surprising turn of event, AlphaGo, the self-learning algorithm of Google has managed to beat the current number 1 player of the world at the online board game Go. Fans of the Chinese player Ke Jie were surprised: “We thought that there was no way that AlphaGo would win against our top player. AlphaGo … Continue reading Google’s AlphaGo performance befuddles Go fans

Formula 1 cars will once again be heard in 2020

  The Formula 1 car engine suppliers have announced that for the seasons after 2020, they will make simpler, cheaper, but especially louder engines again. This is their response to the complaining fans, who say that they can barely hear the current engines. Tommy McLeish, prominent Ferrari fan says: “This change will be great. I … Continue reading Formula 1 cars will once again be heard in 2020

North-Korea embeds rocket launching as their main national sport

Europeans love football, or like the Americans like to call it: soccer. In the United States, they love American football and baseball. In India, they love cricket. We can continue this list, but it is obvious that many countries have their own favourite sport. But what do the North-Koreans love. Well, today’s new missile launch … Continue reading North-Korea embeds rocket launching as their main national sport

Ezequiel Lavezzi realises he will never be one of “them”.

"Ezequiel Lavezzi is tired of being seen as an outsider. He cannot endure anymore of the hate and racism from which he suffers enormously.”