Robot Sets World Record
I guess some people will think this is cool. I’m a little uncomfortable with robots setting world records for human activities, such as walking. What will they steal from us next? Stay woke.
The Bud Bowl
As part of a countdown to Super Bowl 50, SI.com is rolling out a series focused on the strange history of our country’s most bloated sporting event. New stories will be published every Wednesday. Today’s installment takes a look at the memorable Bud Bowl advertising campaign.
The first College Football Playoff committee rankings were released Tuesday night. Somehow, one-loss Alabama snuck into the top four. Does Nick Saban’s team belong there? Our college football experts debated. Also, how closely do the playoff rankings resemble our power rankings? The results may surprise you. Or maybe not. I don’t know how easily you’re surprised.
P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
Jessica White is from Buffalo, and even though my Dolphins play the Bills this week, she earns LLOD honors (click here for full-size gallery).
50 Fast Food Signs
Fast food sign writing is an art. Our friends over at World Wide Interweb compiled the 50 best fast-food signs for your viewing pleasure.
New Star Wars Posters
We’re just over a month out from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Here are five new character posters to whet your appetite. Still missing? Luke Skywalker.
I Stand With Oprah
We’ve All Been There
I Can’t Stop Looking at This
Odds and Ends
How big hair got these runners on the cover of Sports Illustrated (Hey! That's us!) ... Five storylines that could decide the 2016 NBA champion ... Spike Lee’s Chiraq is sexy, violent and already controversial ... Master P claims he beat Michael Jordan in pickup basketball ... The new James Bond film needs to make $650 million just to break even ... Les Miles prefers the taste of LSU grass to Alabama grass ... Halo 5, which launched Oct. 27, is already the fastest-selling Halo game ever ... Serena Williams proved she is a real-life superhero ... The new Fox theme park in Dubai will feature The Simpson, Aliens, Predator and more ... Airport employees welcomed New Zealand’s national rugby team with an impressive Haka dance.
Wearing Less, Going Out More
Where Ya At
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