Jun 12 2010

Top 5 Soccer Players in the FIFA World Cup

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | Top 5 | triviaThe List Ninja @ 00:20

Which soccer player will make the biggest impact in the 2010 FIFA World Cup?  The level of soccer talent concentrated in South Africa is astounding as the best battle it out for national pride.  Many of the players are from the best European Soccer teams.  Will any of this year’s players end up on the list of the best soccer players of all time?  Let’s take a look at the top players to watch at the 2010 FIFA World Cup:

ü  Wayne Rooney – England - Striker

ü  Fernando Torres – Spain - Striker

ü  Lionel Messi – Argentina – Striker / Winger

ü  Kaká – Brazil – Attacking Midfielder

ü  Bastian Schweinsteiger – Germany – Winger, Midfielder

So grab your horn and drive your neighbor crazy while cheering on your favorite team and players in the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

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May 31 2010

Facts about the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | new list | Tips | triviaThe List Ninja @ 17:08

Are you a big fan of Harry Potter books and movies? You will now have another place to enjoy the world of Harry Potter at Universal Studios.  Located within the Universal Studio's Islands of Adventure in Orlando a new area of the park is dedicated to Harry Potter and Hogwarts.  Even Muggle’s like you are welcome.  So before you plan your trip to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando, here a few things to know:

ü  The park took five years and $265 million to build

ü  Engineers and artists used LEGO like models to build a mock ups before starting on a section

ü  There are several sections that use a 3D technology that requires no glasses to project characters

ü  The park is reported have 3 main rides named: Dragon Challenge, Hippogriff and Forbidden Journey

ü  Each visitor will be able to get the awesomely gross Every Flavor Beans

So pack up the family, break out your Harry Potter books and movies and head to Orlando to experience the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

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May 17 2010

Quick Facts about the FIFA Soccer World Cup

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | Tips | triviaThe List Ninja @ 22:50

Are you are a soccer (or football) fan?  If you are then the FIFA World Cup is one of your favorite sporting events.  South Africa hosts the FIFA World Cup starting on June 11th and will continue until the newest champion is crowned.  Many of the best players come from the most popular European soccer teams.  The best players from around the world are preparing to lead their country to victory.  Here are a few quick facts about the FIFA Soccer World Cup:

ü  South Africa is the first African country to host the World Cup

ü  As host, South Africa automatically qualifies

ü  Qualifying teams started the process over 3 years ago

ü  Five new stadiums were built for the FIFA World Cup in South Africa

ü  Each team will have 23 players with no substitutions after the deadline within 24 hours of the first team game

So put away your European Soccer League jerseys and rally for your favorite nation.

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Mar 13 2010

2010’s Top Richest People – Who's the new #1?

Category: Best of | new listThe List Ninja @ 06:16

According to Forbes, the list of the richest billionaire’s on earth have an average net worth of $3.5 Billion dollars.  Not too shabby.  Bill Gates net worth increased $13 Billion and still came in second.   Should we feel bad for Warren Buffet only being worth $47 Billion. FasList has put together a list of the Best Financial Websites so that one day maybe we can make the list. So until then, let’s just feel great about ourselves and check out this list of the Richest People in the World. 

1.       Carlos Slim Helu – Telecom Tycoon - $53.5 Billion

2.       Bill Gates – Microsoft Founder -  $53 Billion

3.       Warren Buffet – Oracle of Omaha - $47 Billion

4.       Mukesh Ambani – India Oil & Gas - $29 Billion

5.       Lakshmi Mittal – India Steel - $28 Billion

What would you do if you were a billionaire?

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