Kelly Brook … CMT has three awesome new shows … lions vs. tigers … 90′s toys making a comeback … blue collar temp workers … Adam Carolla interview … rabid beaver attacks girls … father shoots son over karaoke … Mila Kunis was an air-brushed duckling … 44-year-old teacher and 17-year-old student … Obama and Romney’s approaches to investing … Bain … The Dark Knight Rises made $25 mil in advance sales (/raises hand) … conservative blogger didn’t do his homework … dolphins do math … Chick-fil-A officially anti-gay marriage … naked teen, “bad drugs“ … Bubonic plague from a cat bite … Hasslehoff cutouts stolen … Fred Willard arrested at adult movie theater …
How “small market” countries win medals at the Olympics. [New York Times]
Floyd Mayweather is the highest paid athlete. [Sports Business Daily]
Nicolas Batum will not be going to the Wolves. The Blazers matched Minnesota’s offer sheet. [Oregonian]
Gamer dies from 40 straight hours of Diablo 3. [FOX News]
UConn QB Casey Cochran broke the wrist on his non-throwing arm. [Hartford Courant]
Here’s a great column beating down inept James Dolan, owner of the Knicks. [NYT]
Eagles cheerleaders. [700 Level]
JaVale McGee is a Denver Nugget: 4 years, $44 million. [Post]
Three horses died to kick off Saratoga’s track season. [Times Union]
Steve Novak points out a page view-seeking inaccurate headline. [Twitter]
Bob Costas interview, anyone? [Hollywood Reporter]
Penn State and “setting the record straight.” [CSN Bay Area]
LA Kings Ice Girl auditions. [Sportress of Blogitude]
Exclusive interview with Jeremy Lin reveals facts about Jeremy Lin leaving the Knicks. [Sports Illustrated]
Great paralympics ad via Cosby Sweaters.
Mr. Wizard was a dick.
Here’s a flaming van exploding.
T.J. Miller, Denver.
Jon Lord, the keyboardist for Deep Purple died at 71.