Friday's P.M. Hot Clicks: Karoline Emmertsen; Best Lefties in Sports
Saturday is International Lefthanders Day. Therefore, here is the best lefthander in every sport. Also, here are 20 more famous southpaws, and did you know there's a website devoted entirely to the holiday?
The women's soccer team was SHOCKED by Sweden in the quarterfinals on Friday ... Michael Phelps might be racking up gold medals but it's three-month-old Boomer who is crushing it on Instagram ... Marathoner Shalane Flanagan's diet is insane ... You must check out this gallery of abandoned Olympic venues ... Here's a cool ranking of the best Summer Olympics logos of all time ... How much did Team USA Basketball players pay to watch Phelps? ... And this is awesome: Seven blockbuster movie posters reimagined as Olympic sports ... Gallery: The best photos from Friday at the Olympic Games.
He's a Man! He's 49!
Karoline Emmertsen: Lovely Lady of the Day
Kenyan Drake 1, Clemson 0
Former Alabama running back Kenyan Drake took a ruthless jab at Clemson.
Very Cool List
I Want One
The view from inside a suspended cable car hovering over Complexo do Alemão, a sprawling patchwork of slums in Rio de Janeiro. While fans were lining up to watch an American beach volleyball duo square off against Mexico on the sands of Copacabana Beach on Tuesday, the crackling of gun battles echoed through the colossal favelas that envelop Rio de Janeiro’s hillsides. Far from the @rio2016 excitement, a slow-burning war between drug gangs and the nation’s security forces is taking place. Some of the 70,000 people who live in Alemão, outside the gaze of the television crews focusing on Rio’s wonders, nurtured hopes of a calm as the Summer Games got underway. But then came the gunfire on Tuesday, followed by more battles on Wednesday morning and an outpouring of desperation and rage. @lalodealmeida took this photo while on #nytassignment in #Rio.
Should I Laugh or Cry At This?
Missing: Joey Bosa
Odds and Ends
Nooooooo! Dez Bryant is giving away his pet monkey ... Hawai'i lineman saves team from conditioning with amusing punt return ... Remember Australian hurdler Michelle Jenneke? People are still losing their minds over her ... Watch the Top 10 'Sports Interviews Gone Bad' ... This Game of Thrones-themed UCF hype video is nuts .. Ever wondered which cars (make, model, color) are the most ticketed? ... Icelandic Euro commentator calling the new Rogue One trailer is amazing ... Watch the new American Horror Story teaser ... Cam Newton's sideline celebration cost the Panthers' a 95-yard TD on Thursday night.
Yup ... That Just Happened
#USAvSWE aftermath pic.twitter.com/3OqnT4b88A — Annemarie A'Hearn (@Annemarie57) August 12, 2016
Get the Tissues
Let's go back to 2004 when a 19-year-old Michael Phelps won the gold in the 100-meter butterfly:
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