posted on August 03, 2012 08:12
It's Friday. Congratulations on making it this far. Come on out to Mike Shannon's tonight for insideSTL Night. we'll be giving away free foot rubs and I will also be challenging Larry Nickel to a war of wrestling trivia attrition.
CARDS FALL TO 8 GAMES BACK OF THE REDS
When you lose to games to the Cubs and one game to the Rockies and the teams in front of you fail to lose, you lose ground. This is very frustrating. Shockingly, the Cards are still number one in the MLB with a +96 run differential. I don't even want to talk about it right now.
OLYMPICS TOSS UP: WHICH IS WORSE?
I vote for the silver grill. Phelps, by the way, beat Lochte again for gold medal number 20.
USA TODAY FAILS TO SEE IRONY IN LATEST TEBOW HEADLINE
CELEBRATING KATE UPTON
Here is a link to Upton's (no relation to Justin or B.J.) 30 hottest bikin shoots. It's a jawdropping good time.
Update on Dan McLaughlin. For the love of God, just keep him in the booth. Horton is not a play by play guy. [STL TODAY]
Meet the Rams new fullback. [STL RAMS]
Van Halen's "Jump" named the No. 1 sports song. Europe's Final Countdown gets the snub from list consideration. [KSHE 95]
20 ways Penn State can sell their program to recruits. [SPORTS PICKLE]
In case you missed it early this week: an interview with Jim Hayes about dad life. [ISTL]
A look at future Hall of Famers who have been traded at the deadline. [BASEBALL HALL OF FAME]
Dan Aykroyd talks about Ghostbusters 3 with no Bill Murray. Unrelated: he bought an island in Canada for $65,000 in 1987. [METRO]
LET'S GO TO THE VIDEO
A Saturday Night Live classic: John Belushi for Little Chocolate Doughnuts.