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Lelo's World Cup of Sex Survey, 2014
While sports fans globally affix themselves to television sets for each and every World Cup game, luxury sex toy brand LELO wants to remind us that there's a lot of other international game play taking place during the hours in-between. The Swedish...
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Monitor World Cup Scores With HotBlack Smartwatch
Created by physicist—and avid soccer enthusiast—Richard Hoptroff after 15 years of tinkering with intricately complicated timepieces, the HotBlack smartwatch aims to keep wearers connected to their favorite soccer team, whether live at the match...
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Bottlocase World Cup Editions
On a multi-leg journey to watch the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand in 2011, Dutch entrepreneur James Bluemink found himself in Thailand buying beer from a convenience store. Thirsty for its contents, Bluemink became frustrated after realizing he...
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Minx Fantastic Flags Nail Art
In light of the popularity of this year's World Cup, Minx Nails came out with yet another way to support your favorite team as they (hopefully) go into the quarter finals. Their new Fantastic Flags line of nail art features fourteen different countries...
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World Cup 2010
Starting this Thursday, 10 June 2010, the opening festivities of the 19th World Cup screen live at Orlando Stadium in Soweto, with spectacular events planned—including South Africa's own R&B sensation Lira—kicking off the world's most...
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Chinatown Soccer Club Tees
Chinatown Soccer Club (CSC) T-shirts. CSC, a loose group of players, was formed during the 2002 World Cup. They meet mornings year-round in Chinatown to play soccer. Most of the members are supercreative types. Photographer Gerhard Stochl and photographer...
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NIKEiD Studio Tournament: Finals
World Cup is over. Italy has won. And the NIKEiD Team of the Tournament has been chosen. Each of the winners shown here (click to zoom) will receive a copy of the much coveted Joga Bookzine plus another visit to the NIKEiD Studio on Nike's dime...
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NIKEiD Studio Tournament: Week 3
To celebrate the 2006 football games in Germany, Nike will honor their favorite designs that come out of the NIKEiD Studio in NYC. Each week a "team" will be selected by Studio staff and will consist of the best 11 sneaker designs created...
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Nike Futsal Ball
Nike just keeps scoring with limited edition World Cup themed product. This Futsal ball is decorated with 32 icons that symbolize the behavior and skills of the game. Distributed exclusively by Moss, 64 of these 9" balls are available for $225...
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Gerhard Stochl: Skateboarders 1996-2006
If you are in Berlin for the World Cup excitement and have some downtime between matches (or if you just want to flee the excitement), you should check out New York-based photographer Gerhard Stochl's show at CircleCulture Gallery that opens...
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NIKEiD Studio Tournament: Week 2
To celebrate the 2006 football games in Germany, Nike will honor their favorite designs that come out of the NIKEiD Studio in NYC. Each week a "team" will be selected by Studio staff and will consist of the best 11 sneaker designs created...
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World Cup Contest Results
At the start of the World Cup, we asked you who was the coolest footballer ever. We got loads of entries from all over the world, ranging from the sublime to the ridiculous. There were plenty of votes for Pele, and while he is one of the greatest...
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NIKEiD Studio Tournament
To celebrate the 2006 football games in Germany, Nike will honor their favorite designs that come out of the NIKEiD Studio in NYC. Each week a "team" will be selected by Studio staff and will consist of the best 11 sneaker designs created...
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Philips + FDNY + MomiMomi World Cup T
On September 11, 2001 the New York Fire Department lost many brave fire fighters. One of them was Sergio Villaneuva, the best player on the FDNY Soccer Club. As an Official Partner of the 2006 FIFA World Cup, Philips is assisting the Club in growing...
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Soccer Urinal
We saw this one a while back, but with World Cup in full effect it seemed time to post it. Installed in select Brazilian pubs, the campaign takes the concept of captive audience a step further. A makeshift pitch is comprised of a small plastic goal...
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Puma v1.06 Grass Camo Boot
Most of this year's Puma sponsored players will be kicking around in these grass camo boots. No, they won't really disappear and provide some kind of stealth advantage, but they will lend a constant reminder of where they really belong...
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World Cup Contest
As it's World Cup day here on CH, we thought we'd get together some of the things that have caught our eye and give them away. The top prize includes: Umbro by Kim Jones hoodie in red and blue. As seen in the piece today, and in a size of...
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Once in a Lifetime
The recently-released Once In A Lifetime, is a solidly put-together documentary about the rise and fall of the New York Cosmos football club, but is probably not for those who aren't fans of the sport. However, It's immaculately-produced...
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TalkMan For PSP
Okay, I'll admit upfront that this has a somewhat tenuous link to the World Cup, but with people from 32 nations following their team to Germany, communicating could be a bit of problem. Just the kind of situation where Sony hopes PSP owners...
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Adidas vs Nike vs Puma
Easily the biggest grudge match in Germany this month will not be between two of the countries competing, but between homegrown Adidas and, of course, American arch-rivals Nike. The business media is already hot on the Stripes versus the Swoosh...
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Umbro by Kim Jones
Umbro's known for making England's official football kit, but it's the brand's off-the-field designs by Kim Jones that have caught the eye. Drawing on terrace culture, Jones has created a capsule collection especially for the...
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Nike World Football Bags
Though tomorrow is officially World Cup day here on CH, we just got pics of these and wanted to share. The World Football Bags pictured are 2 of the 8 designs that will be available starting tomorrow exclusively at Laces in NYC—...
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