Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Considered Donating To Fan Petition for New ‘Game of Thrones’ Ending - Bench McElroy on 8/15/20 at 8:12 am
[quote][b] Were you surprised that some “Game of Thrones” fans wanted a more dramatic death for Jaime? [/b] I was aware of the petition for a new ending, which I thought was hilarious. I almost wanted to donate to that petition. HBO saying, “You’re right, so many people want it, we’re going to do ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
MLB TV ratings surge, particularly among younger viewers - Bench McElroy on 8/14/20 at 7:58 pm
[quote]After a long layoff, and amid some scheduling issues due to COVID-19, Major League Baseball's TV ratings are improving. Through the third weekend of MLB action, 39 million unique viewers have watched 59 telecasts (661,017 per game), compared to 26 million over 45 broadcasts (577,777 per ga...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (8)
re: Do MLB umpires WANT to be replaced by a computer on balls/strikes? - Bench McElroy on 8/13/20 at 9:02 am
I honestly believe Rob Manfred and the commissioner's office has sent a mandate to all of the umpires to enlarge the strike zone to make the games go faster. Because this has happening in every game not just on occasion. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Tron Reboot in the works with... Jared Leto...? - Bench McElroy on 8/11/20 at 9:24 am
[quote]Couldn’t find an actor less appealing. I think Hollywood and the general public have a yuge disconnect on that guy. Kudos to his agent. [/quote] Before he won his Oscar, Leto's best and most effective performances were small supporting roles in really good films (Fight Club, American Psyc...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: Update: D. PATRICK: BIG/Pac 12 is done deal, SEC may pick off Big12/ACC that want to play - Bench McElroy on 8/10/20 at 9:43 am
[quote]Iowa and Nebraska. The two states that are as open as Sweden right now and aren't pussies Who've bought into the fear porn.[/quote] Iowa and Nebraska are also the only schools in the Big 10 with no professional sports teams in their state and have nothing going for them as a state outside ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
NBA television ratings 'unremarkable' after solid start in return - Bench McElroy on 8/9/20 at 12:50 pm
[quote]After a strong return Thursday, NBA ratings over the weekend were pretty ordinary. The NBA restart at Walt Disney World averaged 1.86 million viewers across ABC, ESPN and TNT through Monday, up 14% from the networks’ average before the league suspended its season in March (1.63M). That is ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (22)
re: Luka Doncic vs Lebron James at 21 - Bench McElroy on 8/8/20 at 11:05 pm
How many wins would Luka have with this roster? Daniel Gibson, guard Drew Gooden, forward Larry Hughes, guard Zydrunas Ilgauskas, center Damon Jones, guard Donyell Marshall, forward Ira Newble, forward/guard Sasha Pavlovic guard Scot Pollard, forward Eric Snow, guard Anderson Varejao, f...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (3)
re: You're The Owner Of The Team Formerly Known As The Redskins, What Name Do You Pick? - Bench McElroy on 8/8/20 at 5:31 pm
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re: Lead Actress sums up "Lovecraft Country" - Bench McElroy on 8/5/20 at 8:44 pm
[quote]Jurnee Smollett[/quote] [img]https://2.bp.blogspot.com/-8qpkpHzuRMY/WK1gIVUFcAI/AAAAAAAAgRQ/nNz0NP7QRPED3CAXsYzR487VUxBJOZA6gCLcB/s1600/Jurnee%2BSmollett%2BBell%2Bat%2BNAACP%2BImage%2BAwards%2Bin%2BLos%2BAngeles%2B%25282%2529.jpg[/img] [img]https://media1.tenor.com/images/19cb71c06ba6c1bd...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (3)
re: Paulie Malignaggi doesnt bend the knee - Bench McElroy on 8/5/20 at 6:30 pm
[quote] It’s funny that Eastern Europeans are dominating in an era where it’s being marketed to Mexico more than anything [/quote] Steroids is a hell of a drug....
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re: Marlins announce MLB record 33 roster transactions today ahead of tonight’s game vs. O’s - Bench McElroy on 8/5/20 at 8:42 am
[quote]They are playing basically another AAA team. [/quote] A AAA team that just swept the Rays over the weekend. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
Wachowski Brother/Sister Lilly Wachowski States How The Matrix Was Always A Trans Allegory - Bench McElroy on 8/4/20 at 8:31 pm
[quote]In a new, socially distanced video for the Netflix Film Club, Lilly Wachowski fielded questions about the trans allegory that’s very present in The Matrix, and how she’s glad that more people are finally catching onto it in recent years despite the studio removing some of the more queer eleme...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (24)
Isaiah Wilson: I decommitted from Alabama in 2016 because Nick Saban didn't give me a hug - Bench McElroy on 8/4/20 at 2:18 pm
[quote]This week on the Bus, the Boys welcomed Isaiah Wilson, the Titans’ top draft pick in the 2019 draft. Wilson was a 5-star recruit out of New York City’s Poly Prep and a monster on Kirby Smart’s offensive line. At 6’6” and 354 pounds, his size and strength made him a lock for a high draft pick ...
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re: Rewatching this Tyson vs Buster fight - Bench McElroy on 8/1/20 at 2:20 pm
I always thought it was strange how Tyson never fought Douglas in a rematch. I can’t think of another instance in the last 40, 50 years when a a fighter lost their belt to a heavy underdog in the middle of their career and then never fought a rematch against that fighter to get their belt back....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: Long time MSB favorite Greg Popovich stood for the anthem last night - Bench McElroy on 8/1/20 at 9:20 am
[quote]Full Dissident @ hbryant42 Just call it for what it is: kneeling is a safe gesture now. No risk, no sanction. When it was a risk, very few people took it.[/quote]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: NBA return TV ratings double normal weeknight TNT ratings; fall short of MLB return - Bench McElroy on 7/31/20 at 5:59 pm
I’m a baseball over basketball guy but baseball benefitted tremendously from being the first major American team sport back. No offense to MMA or boxing or golf or NASCAR but it just doesn’t draw the attention or passion like team sports do. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
Alabama Football Tweets Out Message After BIG 10 & PAC-12 Cancel Season
I think they're ready.
UFC 's Valerie Loureda Twerks Out In Celebration After Getting New Bellator Contract
Continue to dance, gurrrl!
This Dude's Bad Swing Almost Killed Him At 'Topgolf'
Being bad at golf can be dangerous.
U.S. Map Breaks Down Which States Will Have FBS Programs Playing Football This Fall
Hmm...I see a pattern here.
Shirtless Man Shows Up During Urban Meyer Interview, Urban Freaks Out On Him
WTF is happening here?