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Metallica Featured In New SportsCenter Ad

Mariano Rivera used to take the field to Metallica’s “Enter Sandman,” something that the band makes light of in a new ad for SportsCenter on ESPN.  See Lars Ulrich checking in with Coach K, Kirk […]

WXRT–07/14/2014

17. Jeff Tweedy got a guitar lesson from Richard Lloyd.

The ‘XRT Morning Show Week in Review [Watch]

It’s the end of the week, so let’s take a look back at some of the topics that we touched upon on the WXRT Morning Show with Lin Brehmer and Mary Dixon: Last weekend saw […]

07/11/2014

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Sleepy Yankee Fan Is Suing

A Yankee fan was in a slump or more like slumping over the seat next to him asleep. Two ESPN commentators caught sight of him and poked some fun. According to the New York Post, Andrew Rector, the sleepy fan, has filed a $10 million defamation suit against those who made him the butt of their jokes. They commented on how he was leaning so far he might fall over and how he slept through a homer.

07/08/2014

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Running of Daaa Bulls [Photos]

The Running of the Bulls, or encierro, kicked off again yesterday in Pamplona, Spain. Immortalized in Ernest Hemingway’s 1926 novel “The Sun Also Rises”, it’s a tradition dating back centuries that has come under much scrutiny and controversy. Its popularity has swelled with the number of thrill-seekers and tourists who participate. Animal rights groups, however, call it entertainment torture.

07/08/2014

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Get Fired Up For USA/Belgium [Watch]

Who’s fired up for USA/Belgium?!  Knockout stage at the World Cup, here we are…  Nice to see our boys defy the odds and make it out of the toughest of the eight groups in Brazil. […]

WXRT–07/01/2014