Hot Clicks: Scarlett Johansson; Penguins-Capitals Road to Winter Classic
The Bengals Being The Bengals
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Each NFL season it's always fun to see if the Bengals will be a bigger embarrassment on or off the field. You would think a 2-11 record would make this year a bigger embarrassment on the field, but after seeing the e-mail above, off the field might be pulling ahead. The Bengals were trying to take care of loyal season ticket holders by making them an offer they can't refuse: A FREE BOX OF POPCORN. This is on top of charging those loyal fans a $100 fee for reactivating their season ticket plan.
Set The DVRsI'm not exactly an NHL diehard, but just based on the awesomeness of Hard Knocks, I'll be checking out HBO's new documentary series, Penguins/Capitals: Road to the NHL Winter Classic, which airs the first of four episodes tonight at 10 p.m. ET. You can watch preview clips here.
A Real Hair RaiserSoccer player inadvertently kicks ball at referee's head. Referee's toupee goes flying off head.
Lovely Lady Of The Day
Scarlett Johansson :: Jason Merritt/Getty ImagesThe inbox was stuffed with requests for Scarlett Johansson to get LLOD honors after her split from husband Ryan Reynolds was announced yesterday. Luckily, NextRound.net has come through with the ScarJo mega gallery.
I Wouldn't Want To Sit Next To Whomever Eats ThisThe Akron Aeros (Cleveland's Class AA affiliate) recently announced that they'll be holding "Three Dog Night," next season. For $7, you will get a hot dog, stuffed inside of a bratwurst, stuffed inside a kielbasa. Oh, and it'll be topped with sauerkraut.
Sports Video Of The DayAustin (Texas) High receiver Cayleb Jones made not one, but two one-handed catches in the same game earlier this season. (Thanks to Jeff, of Austin, Texas, for the link.)
For A Good Cause Of The DayThe Calgary Hitmen held their 16th annual Teddy Bear Toss game earlier this week. More than 23,000 teddy bears were tossed onto the ice for charity after the first Hitmen goal in the first period. (Thanks to Rod, of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, for the link.)
Music Video Of The DayPlayers from the Belfast Giants of the Elite Ice Hockey League lip sync (and dance to) Mariah Carey's classic, All I Want For Christmas.