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Roundup: BASE Jump Off the Freedom Tower, Alligator Attacks Camera & Greg McElroy to the SEC Network

anna sophia robbAnnaSophia Robb … I like to remember first few seasons of The Office, which is why I love thisJanuary Jones is a big Rihanna fanextraordinary Gorilla photography14 dead, 176 missing following mudslide in Washington … this is as bad an attempt to jump a hurdle as you’ll see this month … Malaysian officials said Flight 370 crashed in the Indian Ocean, doesn’t say why … “‘I’m scared of you,’ Steenkamp told Pistorius in text message” … actor Jim Rebhorn wrote his own obituary  … nice outfit, Christina Milian … this story of mean cops seems too horrible to be truewhere do most successful Americans come from? … a scary clown is haunting Staten Island … Georgia may soon permit guns in bars, schools, restaurants and churchesMaria Menounos is leaving ‘Extra‘ …

Golf instructor says guys who swing like Tiger “don’t last.” That’s a new one. [Golf Digest]

Oklahoma State wrestler arrested for cocaine possession, public drunkenness a day after the NCAA Championships. [Oklahoman]

The 76ers lost again last night, and that’s 25 in a row. They’re one game from tying the NBA record for most losses in a row. The Spurs have won 14 in a row. [Philly.com]

Greg McElroy retired from the NFL last week; a few days later, he landed an analyst job with the SEC Network. [AL.com]

Pro soccer leagues in Eastern Europe are notorious for not paying players. It’s a disturbing global trend. [NYT]

Girl in Oklahoma breaks girl scout cookie record, selling over 18,000 boxes. [AP]

The physics of the 3-point shot. [Science Daily]

More science: This is what women want on the dance floor, guys. [Washington Post]

Urban Meyer explains the “second level zone read” play. Very inside football. [CBS Sports]

Do you want to read about a guy who might be the greatest juggler of all-time? [Grantland]

Ken Pom’s stats say that right now, only two teams have more than a 50 percent chance of making the Final Four – Florida and Arizona. [Ken Pom]

Of course Florida has the best chance to win the tournament – they’d face Stanford or Dayton in the Elite 8. [538]

If you like the ending to Footloose – and really, who doesn’t? – you’ll enjoy this Kevin Bacon introduction.

What it looks like when an alligator chomps down on something, through the eyes of a camera. [via Adam]

Oh, Keith Olbermann talked about our media bracket last week.

The guys who base jumped off 1 World Trade Center in September were arrested today.

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