Friday December 2nd, 2016

Happy Birthday to Aaron Rodgers

In honor of Aaron Rodgers turning 33 today, please enjoy these photos of the Packers quarterback off the field. (Click here for full-size version.)

 

Tiger Woods Might Be Back

At the very least, he had his best round of golf in a long time today.

December Is Not Treating the Pirates Well

This month is only two days old, but it has already presented two unfortunate news items for Pittsburgh Pirates fans:

1. Third baseman Jung Ho Kang has been charged with leaving the scene of a DUI in South Korea; and 2. It seems very likely that Pittsburgh is going to trade away Andrew McCutchen, the face of the franchise.

As someone who recently moved to Pittsburgh but doesn’t root for the teams, I can say that it’s already depressing enough here now that we’ve entered the four-month stretch of zero sunshine and bitter-cold, blustery weather. So if you know a Pirates fan, maybe give them a hug and buy them a beer today.

Tessa Delgado: P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day

Your lovely lady of the day as we enter our first December weekend is Tessa Delgado. (Click for full-size gallery.) 

Mom’s Meatloaf Beats Doing Your Own Laundry

New Jersey has more adults living under their parents’ roofs than any other state, according to a recent Pew report. Good job! Also, majoring in psychology still does not, and perhaps never will, bode well for post-college financial stability.

Whoa, This Science Class Is Lit

Hot Potato without the potato

 

#GoalGoals

In case you missed it… Sidney Crosby added another ridiculous goal to his highlight reel last night.

Shia LaBeouf Made A Diss Track

And he destroyed basically everybody in it. What are we to make of Shia LaBeouf? According to my much-cooler coworker Kenny, this might be "the flex of the year" and we should recognize LaBeouf as a real rapper. So there you have it.

Odds & Ends

Sports blog editor: “People will click on anything about Westworld. Let’s get it into a headline. Maybe something like, NBA players We Wish We Could See In Westworld?” Me: [Click.] Dammit. ... Michael Phelps is looking to dive into/make a splash in/dip a toe in the startup world. Actual Phelps quote: "I am getting my feet wet." ... Von Miller gave every player in the AFC West a bottle of wine. ... Those $720 Nikes that tie themselves are serving as a test of the company's ability to cut out the middleman retailers and be more like Apple. (Which probably means that as soon as you bite the bullet and buy them, a newer/cooler version will come out the next day.) ... Irina Shayk and Bradley Cooper might be expecting a baby. ... Johnny Manziel reaches an agreement to have his domestic violence case dismissed. ... Donald Trump scotch tapes his ties. ... Brian Cashman rappelled down a 22-story building for charity.

Dog Is Real Chill

I’ve never been to Burning Man, but I’ve always assumed it's just people doing weird stuff like this for a week in the desert.

This Was Very Rude!

This Was Very Nice!

Chris Paul helped an opportunistic fan out with her selfie.

J. Cole Maybe/Probably Disses Kanye

And if so, it’s kind of unfortunate timing on his part. (If you're at work, put on some headphones before you play this. Language not suitable for all audiences. Also, nobody likes the guy who plays music without headphones at work.)

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