Friday's P.M. Clicks: Jaclyn Swedberg; Toronto Pitcher Once on Nickelodeon

Friday December 4th, 2015

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Marcus Stroman's Big Moment

You may know Marcus Stroman as one of baseball's best young pitchers, but did you know that at age six, he was a "lucky studio audience member" on the Nickelodeon game show Figure It Out and won a $100 credit to Toys R Us? Tiffany Oshinsky has the story.

You Can Help in an Attempt to Get Greg Hardy Kicked Out of the NFL

Greg Hardy is a bad guy. Perhaps you heard. One fan is so enraged that Hardy is still in the league that he started a petition to get Hardy kicked out of the NFL. As of this aftertnoon (3:12 p.m.), it had 73,734 signatures.  

Grandma of the Year

I have a new hero—81-year-old Elvira Montes—who ran a beer mile in 20:24.

P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day

Kevin in Buffalo emailed a request for some Jaclyn Swedberg photos. As I'm sure you know, Jaclyn was Playboy's 2012 Playmate of the Year (and today's LLOD). Click here for Jaclyn's full-size gallery.

Rutgers Finds Its Coach?

Ben Kautz applied for the open position as head coach of the Rutgers football team, and Hot Clicks fully supports his candidacy. If you're wondering who Ben Kautz is, you obviuosly haven't been spending much time at the Wayne, N.J. Boys & Girls Club. 

The Sylvester Stallone Pose

FTW realized Sly Stallone makes the same pose in every pic and it's amazing.

Bill Belichick Has Jokes


All Hail Pop and Duncan

Odds & Ends

Enjoyed this NBA Week in Review column by (occasional Hot Clicks writer) Rohan Nadkarni. Give it a read ... When athletes fight hecklers ... The Portland Timbers are transporting a log from Oregon to Ohio ... Tony Romo and James Corden had a slumber party ... Justin Verlander handled this Twitter troll in expert fashion ... Most liked Instagram photos of 2015 ... 10 best Bill Murray moments ... This woman was not happy about having to wait for her McDonald's cookies ... A list of TV winter premiere dates ... Gallery: Ten best Super Bowl halftime shows.

Missouri Players Meet New Coach

Safe to say the team is excited about Barry Odom.

Barry Odom is introduced to #Mizzou players Thursday night

Is anyone else surprised that Kentrell Brothers picked up his nation-leading 153rd tackle when Coach Odom was announced to the team tonight?#MizzouMade39 #MIZ

Posted by Mizzou Football on Thursday, December 3, 2015

Aaron Rodgers Auditions for James Bond

Fun interview with our pal Cabbie from TSN.

Tribute to Bob Ross 

The New York Times has a great profile on painter Bob Ross. If you're not sure who he is, spend a few mins and watch this video.

Independence Day

Bruce Springsteen announced the dates for his new tour, which will celebrate the 30th anniversary of The River. Here's my favorite track from the album (performed on July 4, 2012). 

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