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Even Lady Gaga is a big fan of Tim Tebow

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In the You-Thought-You-Would-Never-See-This-Category, a headline involving Lady Gaga and Tim Tebow. Yes, even the pop superstar has become a fan of the miracle-working Denver Broncos quarterback. Gaga took to Twitter not long after Tebow’s latest masterpiece — and 80-yard touchdown pass on the first play of overtime that gave the Broncos a playoff victory over [...] [Read More]
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NFL star rips Tim Tebow: “We don’t need God on our sidelines”

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There are many people who do not like Tim Tebow’s outward showing of his love of God. Terrell Suggs is one of them. The star Baltimore linebacker blasted Tebow after the Broncos’ 7-3 loss to the Chiefs in which the Tebow-led offense continued to struggle. “Once again God had to save Tim Tebow and the [...] [Read More]
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Proposal goes very wrong on jumbo screen at sporting event

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We give you reason No. 984 why not to propose to your girlfriend on the jumbo screen at a sporting event. She may say no. During UCLA’s victory over Richmond on Dec. 23 (the video just recently surfaced), the “Mistletoe Cam” cut to a couple seated at courtside. The man pulled out a ring and [...] [Read More]
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NASCAR star ripped, apologizes for breastfeeding remark on Twitter

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NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne apologized Wednesday after expressing his disgust on Twitter when he saw a woman breastfeeding at a grocery store. The 31-year-old Kahne added, “One boob put away one boob hanging!! #nasty. “I don’t feel like shopping anymore or eating.” Breastfeeding moms gathered around the country Tuesday, including about 50 in the Houston [...] [Read More]
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Angry player says NFL team disrespected America

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Carolina tight end Jeremy Shockey had a reason for his rather obnoxious (yet un-penalized) taunt after his touchdown reception on Sunday against Houston. He made the Texans pay for disrespecting America. Or so he says. “Personally, myself, I was really upset they weren’t showing respect to America during the National Anthem,” Shockey told the media. [...] [Read More]
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NBA player has dramatic weight loss

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Some players enjoyed a lazy extended off-season, gaining a little bit of weight during the NBA lockout. Not Kendrick Perkins. He worked off 30 pounds during the offeseason and reported to Oklahoma City Thunder camp looking like a different player than during last season’s run to the Western Conference finals. Perkins was up to 298 [...] [Read More]
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MLB star crashes Maserati, allegedly spits at cops

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Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman James Looney was arrested in November after allegedly smashing his Maserati into three cars and later spit at a police offer, according to a report by TMZ. Loney was arrested because he was believed to be under the influence of drugs after he swerved into one car and careened into [...] [Read More]
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Santa rushes the field … and nobody cares

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Saturday’s BYU-Hawaii college football game played host to one of the strangest incidents of a fan rushing the field you’ll ever seen. As you can see in the video, a fan dressed as Santa ran on to the field. And seemingly nobody cared. He wasn’t stopped at all while running on the field. Players didn’t [...] [Read More]
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