Friday PM Clicks: Hiromi Oshima; Opera Singer Calls Mascot Race
Opera isn't for everyone but we can still appreciate the Atlanta Braves' creativity in having Timothy Miller call their mascot race. In other MLB news, the Cubs continue to win Spring Training, this time by hanging out with bear cubs.
Sweet 16 Continues
After four non-thrilling Sweet 16 games on Thursday, we have four more tonight, including North Carolina and Indiana. Have you noticed that Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey doesn't wear turtlenecks anymore? Here's why. Also, here's a great read on Iowa State guard Monté Morris trying to help his hometown of Flint, Mich. Lastly, Former Texas A&M QB Kyler Murray celebrated Oklahoma's Elite Eight berth on Twitter and was greeted with harsh responses from salty Aggies' fans.
Batman v Superman
Reports say that Batman v Superman must hit $800 million just to recoup the investment and the reviews have been horrific... making Ben Affleck really sad. Also, the film hinted at an even larger villain for Justice League.
Bob Barker Played College Hoops?
Here are 11 celebrities who played college basketball, including the one and only Bob Barker.
P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
Our final Friday LLOD of the month is Hiromi Oshima. The former Playboy Playmate was born and raised in Tokyo and has appeared in a handful of music videos, TV shows and movies, including Community and The Wedding Ringer. (Click here for full-sized gallery.)
Hot Clicks Giveaway
Every person needs a good hoodie in his/her life. I’ve owned about 300 in my life and none are as good as my black one from Lucky Soul. We ran a giveaway with them a few months back and I haven’t taken it off since. As you know, Lucky Soul is an inspirational men’s and women’s athleisure brand founded on the purpose to promote social good. More importantly, the company gives a portion of every sale to children’s charities throughout Los Angeles. Visit their site today and purchase something. In the meantime, Andy Gray has five hoodies to give away, which he'll send to the 50th, 100th, 150th, 200th and 250th person who emails him (firstname.lastname@example.org) the name of UC-Irvine’s 7-foot-6 center who was forced to sit in coach. The answer was in A.M. Clicks. Please make the subject line Lucky Soul.
Hundreds of Chinese marathon runners ate soap thinking it was an energy bar. It was included in their race gift basket.
Jack Bauer > Everyone
This is one of the more unique TV hypotheticals you'll see: Which TV show character is the smartest? From Jack Bauer and Carrie Mathison to Peter Griffin and Michael Scott, find out who is the dumbest and smartest.
Odds and Ends
Michigan football dropped a heart-pounding hype video ... Rolling Stones have arrived in Cuba for an historic free concert ... What is the greatest sports movie song ever created? ... Former Kings' goalie Mathieu Garon found his stolen mask on eBay ... The Kansas football team played knockout basketball in full pads during practice ... Italian rugby player tested positive for ELEVEN banned substances. ELEVEN!! ... Syracuse released a sweet 'Orange is the New Fast' hype video for new head coach Dino Babers ... Ranking the 10 biggest upsets in March Madness history ... Is the 'The Rock' seriously considering a presidential campaign? ... Gallery: The Day in Sports (March 25).
Happy Birthday Tom Glavine
War Dogs Trailer
At least someone is enjoying Batman v Superman...
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