Why Do Javelin Throwers Deliberately Foul? It’s a Gesture of Courtesy

Like many of the sports heavily covered during the Olympics, javelin throwing doesn’t typically get much attention from sports fans. As a result, like many of the events that are part of track and field, it can be hard to totally follow for those who don’t watch it regularly. Although the basic rules are quite …

Halsey Says They Won’t Be Doing Press Anymore After Being ‘Deliberately Disrespected’ In An Interview

Getty Image It appears that Halsey may be joining the ranks of musicians — which pretty much just boils down to Beyoncé — who opt out of doing press to promote their work. In now-deleted tweets (which were archived by PopCrave), Halsey wrote that she would not be doing press anymore after Allure Magazine failed …

TikTok Trend Urges Teens To Go Missing Deliberately

The hunt for two missing teenage girls in the U.K., who were eventually found safe on Monday, exposed a TikTok trend in which teenagers are being urged to go missing—either online or in real life—by choice.  There are numerous posts partaking in the trend on the platform, using hashtags such as #disappear, #howtodisappear. Some are …

Inmates Caught On Security Cam Trying To Deliberately Contract COVID-19 To Get Early Release

Los Angeles Sheriff Alex Villanueva says the department is trying as hard as possible to prevent the spread of the coronavirus throughout the jail system. Currently all new inmates are being tested upon arrival. In mid-April, officials at the North County Correctional Facility in Los Angeles noticed an uptick in coronavirus cases among their inmates. …