Mike and the Mad Dog
We sent Tiff Oshinsky to the Mike and the Mad Dog reunion and she sent back the dispatch in the above video.
Chris Christie Clears the Air
Five days after he was spotted employing an unorthodox M&M-eating technique, New Jersey governor Chris Christiecalled WFAN’s Boomer & Carton show to explain ChocolateGate. Like, really, really, explain it.
The Life of Pablo
Do you think the Red Sox are starting to regret what they did last off-season? Former shortstop Hanley Ramirez couldn’t learn how to play leftfield and now their other big acquisition from that year, Pablo Sandoval, is a bench player. Manager John Farrell told reporters Thursday that some guy named Travis Shaw is going into the season as the starting third baseman. Shaw was a college third baseman but mostly played first as a pro. He calls himself a first baseman in his Twitter bio. So yeah.
P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
A Big Day in Fashion
Two big celebrities launched fashion lines Thursday and at least one of them is definitely real. Beyoncé’s new Ivy Park line of athletic wear will be available at Nordstrom, Topshop and Net-a-Porter. I’m not entirely convinced Nas’s Ghostbusters fashion line isn’t an early April Fool’s joke, though.
The Big Apple!
A couple weeks ago, New York’s public transit authority discovered that the sewage smell at a subway station in Brooklyn was caused by, you guessed it, sewage. Wednesday transit officials discovered the source of another subway sewage smell in Manhattan. Sewage, again. Pity us slobs who have to live here.
Buy Me a Drink First
Kids These Days
Odds & Ends
This 300-pound Eagles lineman could hold his own in the NBA dunk contest. ... FTW has an exclusive look at some new MLB commercials. ... People are quite sure what to make of a German soccer team’s decision to digitally darken its players’ skin in a photo as a show of support for two players who were the victims of a racist attack. ... South Carolina was mistakenly told it was in the NCAA tournament. ... Look who’s filming for Better Call Saul. ... Warner Bros. is reportedly reshooting a bunch of scenes for Suicide Squad because of the negative feedback for the Batman v Superman movie. ... This Roy Williams video is delightful. ... Gallery: The Day in Sports (March 31), featuring the World Figure Skating Championships and more.
A Quiz for People With Sharp Eyes
This school color quiz from the Wall Street Journal is really unique and really difficult. (Speaking of which, we have two NCAA tournament quizzes: March Madness trivia and one that tells you who to root for this weekend.)
Kevin Pillar is Gunning For That Gold Glove
This Seems Unwise
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