Cover shot: Dez Bryant lays out on Monday Night Football // Getty

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Major League Soccer is twenty years old. While still a baby compared to the big leagues in Europe and around the world, MLS has a bananas fan following in North America. To celebrate, DJ Step put together an amazing mixtape of highlights and music that touch on every single MLS franchise. Press play — this is rad. // Eight by Eight

Birdman

Photo shoots, drug busts and rescue missions. The daring exploits of a Maui helicopter pilot. // California Sunday Magazine

Throw Down the Sword

Trailer: ESPN is set to drop a feature documentary on the evolution of the lightsaber duel. // Twitter

Seeing the Angles

Video: awesome BMX riding in a kaleidoscope. // YouTube

Many Happy Returns

College football will save us all from unholy debauchery on New Year’s Eve. // The Wall Street Journal

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 6: Davlyn Alma (L) wins from She Bo Lochin during the first race at the Brighton and Hove greyhound stadium on October 6, 2004 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Davlyn Alma;She Bo Lochin

Back page: grey hound racing in Brighton, England // Getty