In Tuesday's Hot Clicks, we look at the Venice Marathon debacle. Plus a feature on the lovely Britt Churchill
How angry would you be?
Imagine training months and months for a marathon, competing in the race, then losing because the guide motorcycle took you in the wrong direction. That's exactly what happened at the Venice Marathon over the weekend.
I spy two bad lies
I give credit to Eric Bledsoe for claiming his "I don't want to be here" tweet was in reference to a hair salon, but I'm not the only one who thinks it's total BS. Speaking of things I don't believe, Suns rookie Josh Jackson wasn't "shooting" a fan in this clip. Sure.
Speaking of liars ... here's Bruce Arians
It's one thing for a NFL team to not sign Colin Kaepernick — every team has the right to make its own personnel decisions. But Bruce Arians' explanation, in light of Carson Palmer's injury, was really lame.
Lovely Lady of the Day
My good pal and photographer Justin Bellucci (give him a follow on Instagram) sent me some photos from a recent shoot with Britt Churchill. He did an excellent job. Britt is today's LLOD (click for full-size gallery).
The scoop behind ESPN canceling Barstool's Van Talk
SI media guru Richard Deitsch did a good job with this one.
Great moments in Domino tricks
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World Series will be hot hot hot
Davey Boy Smith's son comes up huge
Big night for Philly
Odds & Ends
Not everyone is happy about Justin Timberlake performing the Super Bowl halftime show ... Tom Brady misspelled Dwyane Wade's name in his autographed book ... I wasn't sold on Ben Simmons as a future star but I can admit when I'm wrong ... Mets legend Ray Knight was arrested for assault after a 4 a.m. altercation ... The Suns fired Mehmet Okur but he got payback with a salty Instagram caption ... Sean Payton had an interesting incentive for his Saints squad ... Stephen Curry helped comfort a fellow NBA player's nephew after a family tragedy ... This guy sued an airline for serving sparkling wine instead of champagne ... The 15 best Halloween TV episodes ... The NFL clarified its stance on Janet Jackson appearing at the Super Bowl.