Thursday's Lunchtime Hot Clicks: Andre the Giant Would Have Been 70

Thursday May 19th, 2016

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Andre the Giant

Today would've been Andre the Giant's 70th birthday. SI spent a few days with the wrestling legend back in 1981 and produced one of my favorite all-time profiles. Or you can be lazy and just look at the above photos (or the full-size version). Up to you. Also, here are six staggering stories about Andre the Giant,

Meet Lil Kev

If you haven't been following the Cavs social media antics, Lil’ Kev is a model on a real advertisement that looks just like Kevin Love—the ad was ripped out of an in-flight magazine by Richard Jefferson on the flight back to Cleveland after sweeping the Pistons. The team started photoshopping the image and an awesome new Instagram account was born.

Guns Replaced With Selfie Sticks

Welcome to my new favorite Tumblr.

If You Read One Thing Today

By John W. McDonough

Lee Jenkins has a must-read profile on Draymond Green in this week's SI. It's awesome. Especially the part about crying at 3 a.m. after watching a Steph Curry profile on ESPN. Give it a read and check out SI's best photos of the Warriors All-Star.

Did You Know There are Ben & Jerry Flavors Not Available in the U.S.?

I might go to Canada just to try If I Had a Million Flavors.

Jump Rope Gone Bad

This is the grossest jump rope story you'll read all week. I promise.

Andre and His Giant Hands

Future of Safe Driving

Odds & Ends

Phil Kessel thought Pierre McGuire accused him of having bad breath ... Nothing to see here. Just a trick shot off a skyscraper ... Carmelo Anthony and Jimmy Fallon took the Running Man Challenge ... Great moments in wedding cake fails ... Phil Mickelson was charged with insider trading.

Kobe Has Copa Fever

Hello, Newman

If I Had a Million Dollars

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