Here's Matt Yglesias at Vox on why you should hate Belgium (spoiler alert: you shouldn't hate Belgium).
Ives Galarcep invites your thoughts on who should start for the USMNT today. I think it's safe to say we won't see Brad fucking Davis in the first XI.
SBNation previews the game here.
NPR imagines a USA-Belgium world cup of beer. Beer snobs who read the story will surely be insufferable about it.