Programming Note: There will only be one Hot Clicks today and this is it. Enjoy!
Happy Birthday, America
Independence Day weekend is here and nothing says America quite like GIFs of models in USA-themed bikinis and Lindsey Pelas giving a July 4th sunscreen lesson. So enjoy the weekend, be safe, be smart and if you see a rifle lying around, don't use it to play The Star Spangled Banner as Chris Cheng does in the above video. Just enjoy his performance.
Only Rich People Should Play Golf
Poor Sheldon Richardson
My headline may be a bit misleading since Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson makes a lot more money than you and I. But after reading Mike Freeman's excellent piece on how widespread marijuana use is among NFL players (15 of the 16 players he spoke with smoke regularly), I don't know how Richardson got caught. But he did and now he must sit out the first four games of next season for marijuana use.
Lovely Lady of the Day
If you're not familar with Louisiana native Lindsey Pelas, who I mentioned in the lead item, you need to spend more time on the internet. Today is her Hot Clicks debut (click here for full-size gallery).
Cheesesteak Record Update
Thursday we celebrated Brewers bullpen catcher Marcus Hanel, who set a Citizens Bank Park record by devouring 18 cheesesteaks in three days. We're proud to announce Hanel set a new record after devouring five more. He now holds the record for most cheesesteaks (23) eaten during a four-game period. Congrats Marcus!
Good News for Kentucky Singles
Great Moments in Home Run Celebrations
Great Moments in Crotch Adjustments
From Bad Hair to Really Bad Hair
Play of the Day
Odds & Ends
Chris Bosh tweeted at Dwyane Wade while riding an alpaca ... Ray Allen is giving away his Air Jordan collection via a scavenger hunt ... Mike Scioscia will not let Mike Trout hang a Nerf basketball hoop in the Angels clubhouse ... Cardinals prospect Marco Gonzales was carded at a R-rated movie ... Bryce Harper thinks Robinson Cano is sexy ... Kenyon Martin retired. Time to focus on his 14-year-old son, who is already 6-foot-3 ... ESPN anchor Linda Cohn was picked up by a hot mic questioning the Nets offseason moves (or lack thereof) ... Mark Cuban's brother traded his 2006 NBA Finals tickets for $1,000 of cocaine ... Good to see Tracy Morgan visited Disney World with his daughter ... Love this video: Little girls teach dog how to jump on bed ... When fireworks go wrong ... The Hulk Hogan-Gawker case has been delayed.
A Few Cheers Now For Rocky Balboa...
It's July 4th weekend and there's nothing more America than Rocky Balboa going to Russia, beating its best fighter and turning a hostile crowd in his favor.
Speaking of Rocky IV
Ronda Rousey referenced the fight in describing how much she wants to beat Bethe Correia.
The New York Times has a good piece on whether the Grateful Dead 50th anniversary shows are a money grab or a fitting end of an iconic American rock band. I'm just hoping they don't screw up Terrapin Station.
Timeout with T.O.
Tiffany Oshinsky with the Top 5 moments of the week.
They're Coming to America!
Let Neil Diamond take you into the weekend. Have a safe holiday!
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