witz.org is the blog identity of Jon Hurwitz. Updated semi-frequently since 2004.

Strange day out here at Windswept Fields

Richie Tennebaum

Perhaps the best fake magazine cover in the history of cinema

Who knew the Baumer suffered his meltdown in 1994? One of saddest days in fictional sports.

The Royal Tenenbaums is now out on an awesome Criterion Collection Blu-Ray. A must own.

This entry was written by witz, posted on August 16, 2012 at 1:48 PM, filed under Awesome, Movies, Sad, Sports and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Tales from the Kitchen: Hyperfuse

(Disclosure: I work for Nike, Inc.)

This entry was written by witz, posted on July 12, 2011 at 9:10 PM, filed under Awesome, Random, Sports and tagged , , , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Nike Soccer : Write The Future

Nike‘s “Write The Future”, one of the most amazing sport ads you will see in your lifetime.

(Disclaimer: Nike pays me. This ad is still awesome.)

This entry was written by witz, posted on May 26, 2010 at 9:29 AM, filed under Awesome, Sports, TV and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Have you seen this cat?

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Because it is awesome.

(Old, new to me.)

Credit: From Sing Statistics’ Running Amok Zine for Analogue Books. Photo taken in Seaford, South East England in July 2008.

This entry was written by witz, posted on November 12, 2009 at 8:41 AM, filed under Awesome, Sports and tagged , , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Lance Armstrong, Borat connection?

Borats & Bikes

Jagshemash! Lance Armstrong‘s Tour de France team is sponsored by Kazakhstan (Astana is the country’s capital). Really.

(via)

This entry was written by witz, posted on July 13, 2009 at 2:30 PM, filed under Awesome, Sports and tagged , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Gary Dell’Abate “throws” out Mets first pitch‎

The Howard Stern Show‘s producer, the infamous Gary ‘BaBa Booey’ Dell’Abate recently had the chance to throw out the first pitch at a New York Mets game, with predictably hysterical results. Sadly, this pitch is already being talked about in some circles as the worst first pitch ever.

This entry was written by witz, posted on May 11, 2009 at 12:35 PM, filed under Awesome, Gossip, Sports and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Bruce Lee plays Ping-Pong with Nunchucks

Totally phoney baloney viral for Nokia, but looks impressive!

This entry was written by witz, posted on April 28, 2009 at 10:03 AM, filed under Sports and tagged , , , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Nike Air Max+ 2009 – most comfortable shoe ever?

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Pillows for the feet! Totally worth the loot, available now at 77 Burnside and NikeStore.com….

(Disclosure, again: witz.org works for Nike…)

This entry was written by witz, posted on April 17, 2009 at 2:37 PM, filed under Awesome, Sports and tagged , , , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Nike Soccer – Witness the Moment

Awesome.

(via)

This entry was written by witz, posted on April 15, 2009 at 9:56 PM, filed under Awesome, Sports and tagged , , , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Phoenix Suns vs. Chicago Bulls, 1988

Gotta love 1980s NBA action – and YouTube

This entry was written by witz, posted on March 6, 2009 at 11:52 PM, filed under Awesome, Sports, TV and tagged , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

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