It's Almost Game Time
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We've survived the week of hype -- and, if you're on Twitter, incessant complaints by media members about the bad weather in Dallas -- and we're almost near kickoff for Super Bowl XLV. Because many of you will attend Super Bowl parties, where you'll be joined by these types of people, here's a piece on the good and bad excuses you can use on Monday when you call in sick to work. Oh, and because I have Marisa Miller sporting Packers and Steelers shirts, I should probably link to one of her galleries.
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Last Batch Of Super Bowl Links
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Talkin' To Tony
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I talked to Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo on Thursday for this Q&A. We discussed the Super Bowl, an 18-game schedule, his upcoming wedding, his love of '80s music, social media, TV shows and more.
The Man With Massive Pipes
In today's A.M. Hot Clicks, I linked to a piece on the 50 greatest play-by-play moments in sports history. Kevin Harlan's "with no regard for human life" made the list. Harlan will call Super Bowl XLV on radio, and Awful Announcing did this Q&A with him.
Maria Menounos Super Bowl Video Of The Day
The Access Hollywood special correspondent and author of the upcoming book The EveryGirl's Guide to Life (who looks downright fetching -- whatever that means -- in her wintery hat) caught up with Jersey Shore's The Situation in Dallas. We learn that The Situation doesn't know his Roman Numerals, and, more importantly, has never heard of Hot Clicks. I would be hurt and offended, but he gives Maria a great answer when she asks him about his celebrity crush.

Football Video Of The Day
You will either find this very dumb or you'll laugh out loud; I did the latter. This video imagines what it would be like if a football could talk.

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