Thank You, Brandon
Brandon McCarthy :: Christian Petersen/Getty Images
I struggled mightily to come up with a lead item for today's Hot Clicks. I also don't know what "mightily" means, but I think you're supposed to say it when you struggle with something. Anyway, I thought I'd check the Twitter feed of Diamondbacks pitcher and one-time Hot Clicks writer, Brandon McCarthy, to see if he had anything funny going on that I could possibly use in Hot Clicks. Of course, my instinct was correct, as you can see by this reply he sent to his wife Amanda Thursday night.
The Agony Of Defeat...On Full Display
The week started with the Maple Leafs shocking collapse against the Bruins and it ends with this great time-lapse video of a bunch of Toronto fans watching the highs and lows of the game.
Wrapping Up The Week
Guyism.com has compiled the best GIFs, memes and screencaps from the past week.
Lovely Lady Of The Day
Catalina Otavaro :: Victor Chavez/Getty Images
Since we're fully on the Kings bandwagon and had winger Dustin Penner on The Hot Clicks Podcast this week, we let him pick today's LLOD. His fine choice is Colombian model Catalina Otalvaro.
Repulsive Injury Of The Day
If you're not squeamish, check out the eye on boxer Denis Lebedev who fought Guillermo Jones in Russia on Friday.
Jimmy Kimmel Video Of The Day
I trust that everyone in Hot Clicks Nation hates The Bachelor. Well, you will love The Baby Bachelor.
Compilation Video Of The Day
The cuteness is too much in this video of kids singing and dancing in the car.
The Weekend Playlist By Tom Mantzouranis
Click any of the song links to listen, or you can just subscribe to the Hot Clicks Nation playlist on Spotify. Every Friday, the playlist will automatically change to that week’s selections, so the new music will come to you. Let me (Tom Mantzouranis) know on Twitter what you like and what you do not. (Warning: NSFW language in some songs.)
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, "In This Home On Ice"
Beulah, "Popular Mechanics For Lovers"
Ariel Pink, "Only In My Dreams"
Har Mar Superstar, "Lady, You Shot Me"
Wise Blood, "Darlin' You're Sweet"
Bitty McLean, "Walk Away From Love"
The Roots, "Act Too (Love Of My Life)"
The Avalanches, "Two Hearts in 3/4 Time"