Highlights of the Year: Hot Clicks

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Recent Hot Clicks 12-9-08: Bizarre Stories of the Year 12-8-08: Big Baby, punched coach, nude Viking highlight the weekend 12-5-08: Used underwear of MLB players on eBay 12-4-08: Victoria's Secret show too steamy? 12-3-08: Must-watch Victoria's Secret show 12-2-08: We play the cheerleader card 12-01-08: Brent Musburger obsessed with Beyonce 11-26-08: Top 10 NCAA Football TV Personalities 11-25-08: Kardashian, Bush play "The Newlywed Game" 11-24-08: Keibler wins "Hottest Athlete" contest 11-21-08: Soccer team given porn if it wins games 11-20-08: MVPs on the diamond and on the tube

Clicksy Awards: Highlights

Heidi Klum :: Robert Erdmann/SI

Yesterday, we unveiled the voting for the Bizarre Stories of the Year. Today's topic in the 2008 Clicksy Awards is "Highlights." We're honoring the best of the best in categories such as "Blogosphere Moment of the Year," "Best Rick Roll," "Best Banned Commercial" and "Best Sports Commercial." The nominees in that category are a) The men's Olympics basketball commercial that used Marvin Gaye's rendition of the national anthem b) LeBron James' suggestive sneaker commercial with Nicole Scherzinger of the Pussycat Dolls and c) Heidi Klum's Guitar Hero commercial. Now, some of you might be saying that Guitar Hero isn't a sport, but around here, in the Hot Clicks universe, video games and pro wrestling count as sports. So, stop what you're doing, click this link to the Highlights of the Year, and vote. Then send the link to your friends and get them to vote. Then, check out our Hot Clicks Facebook page for the best Heidi Klum video ever.

Speaking Of Facebook...

We know it's a little late for this, but we laughed out loud a few times The Bleacher Reports' Facebook-style recap of Week 13 in the NFL.

Winners Never Quit And ... You Know The Rest

On the heels of Oscar De La Hoya quitting against Manny Pacquiao this past weekend, The Sporting Blog is ranking sports' most ignominious quitting incidents.

Tough Guy Tribute

My Bodyguard, Karate Kid

Two sports movie links from Uncoached.com. First is a look at 15 of the Best Bullies in Movies. The other is a look at the best scenes from boxing movies.

Bobblehead Dolls Have Come A Long Way

Here's a stocking stuffer for you: A Mark Cuban bobblehead doll -- that features phrases Cuban yells at the referees. Speaking of the Mavericks, Homers on the Range is comparing members of the team to members of Hickory High.

Random Links

Mister Irrelevant has found the best athlete tribute video ever, as a fan professes his love for Gilbert Arenas ... Cuzoogle.com is having fun with NBA players, movie posters and Photoshop again ... Chris WebberREALLY likesRajon Rondo.

Christmas Links

Paul, of Milwaukee, says "Here is a link and WARNING for the men who fail at holiday shopping" ... Axel Janson, of Cordova, Alaska, sends in this piece on What NOT to Buy Your Girlfriend for Christmas ... A must-see version, that tackles these terrible economic times, of Mariah Carey's classic All I Want For Christmas ... Last but not least, tonight on that TV station nobody watches or knows about, MyNetwork or whatever it's called, is showing our all-time favorite Christmas movie Home Alone. And the flick just got even better, because College OTR has invented the Home Alone Drinking Game.

Today's 2009 Calendar

Kim Kardashian calendar

Reggie Bush's girlfriend, Kim Kardashian, has a 2009 calendar on sale. Unfortunately, pics from the calendar are scarce, but we did find these.

Fresh Links On Facebook

Don't forget... more Heidi Klum on our Hot Clicks Facebook Group page.

Campus Clicks

Matt Williams and Brandon Carter had award-worthy years. :: AP : Karl Anderson/Icon SMI

Texas Tech dominated the '08 CFB Oscars ... Best-looking collegiate female athlete finals ... Learn how to best deal with your Tebowner ... Rank the least compelling bowl matchups.

Sports Video Of The Day

Redskings offensive lineman Jason Fabini is listed at 6-foot-7, 312 pounds. But check out the car he drives.

The Smart Car from Tanner Cooley on Vimeo.

Double Entendre Commercial Of The Day

Brian, of Cary, N.C., sent in this gem. We're not even going to describe it.

Amazing Singer Video Of The Day

Steve Y., of Auburn Hills, Mich. e-mailed a link to this YouTube of a guy singing A Whole New World from Aladdin. The video has more than 8 million views, but we've ever seen it. But we're going to embed the guy doing One Sweet Day from Boyz II Men and Mariah Carey instead just because we like the split-screen effect at the 54-second mark.

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