On-Ice Assault Mars MSU-Michigan Hockey Game

One of the most famous experiments in psychology is the Milgram Experiment; you’ve probably heard of it without knowing its name. The Yale study from the early 1960s involved unwitting subjects who were instructed to administer growing levels of electric shocks to their “subjects” when they would get a question wrong. The shocks were fake and the “subjects” actors, but nearly everybody in the study, once convinced that they would not face any repercussions for their actions, administered what they perceived to be excruciatingly painful shocks to the “subjects,” even as they pled for mercy. The message was clear: when culpability disappears, so does morality.

Steve Kampfer
(Kampfer’s head, in happier times.)

Keep that lesson in mind when you witness this video from Saturday’s hockey game between Michigan and Michigan State. Near the end of the 5-3 victory, Michigan State’s Andrew Conboy and Corey Tropp react to a clean hit by Michigan’s Steve Kampfer (if that name sounds familiar, it is; read on for more) by blindsiding Kampfer, knocking him out, and continuing to assault him as he lay face-down on the ice, hospitalizing the defenseman. Video from FOX SPORTS DETROIT’s airing of the game is after the break.

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Tip: Don’t Call Rick Reilly’s Girlfriend A “Stripper”

HG of YOU BEEN BLINDED pulls an all-nighter in covering an ESPN party in L.A. that featured Rick Reilly and Chad Johnson.

Rick Reilly Stripper Girlfriend

I’m happy to report that ESPN’s new $17M man didn’t disappoint, noting with distinct displeasure a post about his girlfriend by EVERY DAY SHOULD BE SATURDAY: “There’s a site, Every Day Should Be Saturday, that wrote some bull—- about us (gesturing to his girlfriend) that was just wrong. They didn’t double check, they didn’t call me, they just printed it.Read more…

We’ll Take A Jellied John Over A Fat Booty Anyday

TMZ takes a dig at John Elway this week, via DEADSPIN, noting his physical appearance.

John David Booty John Elway

Considering the guy played 15 of his 47 years in the NFL, we don’t think he looks all that bad.

Given the choice of having Elway or combine fatty John David Booty suit up for our NFL team right now, we’d unquestionably take the former.