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Entrails: April 2nd, 2009

Is Donovan looking on, still?

Billy Donovan was almost gone.

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More backstory on Billy Donovan-to-Kentucky: Anonymous sources, but I know and trust the writer and he trusts them, so I believe this is how things transpired. (RootZoo)

Actual analysis of football from Orson Swindle? Expect it to be raining fire in a matter of days. (EDSBS)

Encouraging the Lions to fail…to make the first selection in the NFL Draft. Intriguing idea, but Punter sums up the Draft wonderfully in the last sentence. (With Leather)

Allen Iverson would rather retire than ride the pine. So what team needs a starting point guard in 2009? (ESPN)

Enormous Amazon sale on Majestic baseball apparel. (Amazon)

Greg Oden, from range. (But The Game Is On)

The celebrity charity medley era is over. Thank the stars. (The No Look Pass)

On Jozy Altidore. Tyler Duffy does smart soccer writing well. (The Big Lead)

Ireland shocks Italy in World Cup qualifying. (The Red Carders)

Jason Whitlock, repentant and circumspect. This is new. (Fox Sports) Continue reading

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Hasheem Thabeet Plays the April Fool of March Madness

I’m one of the 153 followers of Hasheem Thabeet’s protected Twitter account. His teammate, John Lindner, assured me it was real after I expressed doubts about his original announcement of his teammates’ Twitters.

As such, I’m one of the 153 people who got this tweet (it will be protected) late last night. And, probably, one of the most puzzled. (NSFW language ahead.) Continue reading

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Entrails: March 31st, 2009

They seem happy.

They seem happy.

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Does Tim Tebow have a new girlfriend? Does it really matter? Tebow’s an athletic, good-looking college student; he can and should be in relationships with whoever he wants to be. That we in the blogosphere get to ogle his possible paramours is a little unfair, but, I suppose, just how the game is played. (The Big Lead)

Great take on Michigan State in the Final Four: Could fan proximity hurt the plane, hotel, and taxi services? (Sports Biz)

Awesome Flickr slideshow of the Rochester Americans’ pink rink. (Flickr)

Using RSS and SMS to make Craigslist shopping easy and fast. (Lifehacker)

The return of The Electric Company looks promising, with David Lee and other celebs lending a hand. (TrueHoop)

More Irish footie, this time with “The Blokes of the Week.” (The Red Carders)

Pixar and Dreamworks, graphically compared. (Alex Ewing)

The Rookies, podcasting. (The Rookies) Continue reading

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