Yankees pitcher Joba Chamberlain recently answered our list of random pop culture questions. Obviously, I'm biased because I'm a Yankees fan, but Joba was great and some of his answers were truly amusing.
SI.com: Celebrity crush?
Chamberlain: Katy Perry.
SI.com: Celebrity whose popularity annoys you?
Chamberlain: All reality stars.
SI.com: If you could meet any celebrity, who would it be?
Chamberlain: Jay-Z. I never get tired of talking to him.
SI.com: Song you hate the most?
Chamberlain: Gangnam Style.
SI.com: Song you'd sing at karaoke?
Chamberlain: Nothin But A 'G' Thang by Dr. Dre.
SI.com: Song on your iPod you're ashamed of.
Chamberlain: Boyfriend by Justin Bieber. Yes, I have Justin Bieber on my iPod.
SI.com: Best boy band of all time?
Chamberlain: 'N Sync*.
SI.com: TV shows you DVR?
Chamberlain: Duck Dynasty, Fresh Prince of Bel Air reruns, Oprah Next Chapter.
SI.com: Favorite TV character of all time?
Chamberlain: Hustle Man from Martin.
SI.com: Movie you've seen the most?
Chamberlain: Major League.
SI.com: Favorite chick flick?
Chamberlain: The Notebook.
SI.com: Food you refuse to eat?
SI.com: Most slices of pizza you've ever eaten in one sitting?
SI.com: Best burger joint (Five Guys, In-N-Out, Shake Shack, etc)
Chamberlain: Runza, in my hometown of Nebraska.
SI.com: Biggest Twitter pet peeve?
Chamberlain: Bad plugs for products from celebrities and athletes. "Oh, I love this new arm sleeve." "Oh, I love this new drink."
SI.com: Favorite people to follow on Twitter?
Chamberlain: You, because you have the "Lovely Lady of the Day." @MensHumor and @WTF---Facts.
SI.com: First websites you check after logging onto the Internet?
Chamberlain: Yahoo, ESPN and Houzz.com because I'm building a house.
SI.com: Have you ever gotten caught looking at an adult website?
Chamberlain: I can't say that I have.
SI.com: Most annoying question reporters ask you?
Chamberlain: "Do you want to be a starter or reliever?"
SI.com: Game-day superstitions?
Chamberlain: I get dressed the same way. Right foot always first.
SI.com: Do you have any fears/phobias?
Chamberlain: I'm not a big heights person. I can get through it, but I don't like heights.
SI.com: If you could trade places with one athlete, who would it be?
Chamberlain: Blake Griffin.
SI.com:Funniest athlete you know?
SI.com: Worst thing a fan has ever said to you?
Chamberlain: Anything that has to do with my family. That's always the worst.
SI.com: Best perk of being an athlete?
Chamberlain: The free stuff.
Bonus question: What are you plugging?
Chamberlain: The 24th annual "Going to Bat for B.A.T. Fundraising Dinner" on Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square. The Baseball Assistance Team will honor Yogi Berra and recognize Johan Santana and myself. At the dinner fans are given the opportunity to meet and receive autographs from baseball legends and Hall of Famers while also raising money to help people and families who have fallen on hard times with nowhere else to turn. It's an honor to be nominated and get the Bart Giamatti Award. I'm happy to be a part of it and continue the legacy. his own mixtape that is like no other you've ever seen before. these impressive moves.
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