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Sports Video Of The Day
Kyle Tapply, of Dallas, says, "In honor of the Mavs taking a 2-0 lead on the Lakers, can you play the DFW Digs Dirk song? It would be great if we could recognize the best player in the playoffs so far! Plus it's a pretty catchy song! Love you!" I've been writing Hot Clicks for four years now, and this was the first time anyone ever signed off an e-mail with "love you," so I feel like I have to post this. Plus, the Bob Marley-esque song is catchy.

News Blooper Video Of The Day
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Horse Video Of The Day
Check out this scary incident at a steeplechase event in Australia, where a horse jumped into the crowd.

For My Fellow New Yorkers Video Of The Day
Mike Francesa, New York's top sports-talk radio host, took out Jets coach Rex Ryan, New York Post columnist Phil Mushnick and his radio competitors on Friday's show. (Thanks to @KohneysKorner for the video.)

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