Voting For Steroid Abusers And Gamblers For Baseball’s Hall Of Fame Is Giving Them A ‘Participation Trophy’

“Voting shall be based upon the player’s record, playing ability, integrity, sportsmanship, character, and contributions to the team(s) on which the player played.” Those are the rules for getting a player into Baseball’s Hall-of-Fame. Choosing someone who violated this criterion means awarding the player a “participation trophy.” We all know about participation trophies. Legions of […]

McDonald’s Japan Is Giving Away A Golden Chicken McNugget

McDonald’s Japan is hoping to spark a gold rush by giving away an 18-karat gold chicken McNugget, valued at around $ 2,000, as part of a social media contest featuring a bizarre new character. And apparently it’s working. The offbeat contest has blown up on social media after the fast food chain revealed the unusual […]