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Notebook: Kansas Mauls TCU

What’d you use, Marge? The old buff and bluff? The Hail Murray? The Susquehanna Shuffle? Huh? Huh? Huh?

NCAA Basketball: Texas Christian at Kansas Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports

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Dickinson draws late flagrant foul, hits game-winner as KU slips past TCU - KU Sports
KU’s Hunter Dickinson laid the ball up and in from between two defenders with 3.4 seconds left, TCU’s Jameer Nelson Jr. came up short on a wild shot from beyond the arc as time expired and the Jayhawks won their conference opener for the 33rd consecutive season by a score of 83-81.

Jayhawks struggle with turnovers against Horned Frogs in Big 12 opener - KU Sports
The Kansas men’s basketball team benefited from a flagrant foul call against TCU in the final minute during its 83-81 win in Allen Fieldhouse. And while that call will certainly command much of the conversation following Saturday’s Big 12 opener, the sequence leading up to the foul was just as much of the story.

Notebook: 1974 Final Four team returns to Lawrence - KU Sports
When former Kansas men’s basketball coach Ted Owens gets together with his former players, he told the current KU team Friday, “Nobody remembers who the leading scorers were.” Instead, they reflect on what they accomplished together.

Kansas women drop third straight conference game, falling 73-64 at Texas Tech - KU Sports
The Jayhawks’ struggles in conference play continued with Saturday’s road matchup against Texas Tech, which entered the game 9-1 at home on the season season. Despite a strong start and consistent first half from Kansas, Tech proved more prepared in the long run, using clusters of scoring to build a commanding lead late in the fourth quarter and claim a 73-64 victory over the Jayhawks in Lubbock, Texas.

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NFL playoff bracket: Schedule, Super Bowl odds, stats, more - ESPN
The 2023 NFL playoffs are here, and the No. 1 seeds in each conference -- the Ravens in the AFC and the 49ers in the NFC -- will receive first-round byes. The remaining 12 teams will play in next week's three-day wild-card round. Two games will be played Saturday, three Sunday and the action will culminate on a Monday night finale that will be broadcast by ABC/ESPN.

With the Philadelphia Eagles reeling badly, it’s fair to wonder if Nick Sirianni’s job is on the line
The Philadelphia Eagles head coach was at the controls of a team that was exiting "Monday Night Football" with a road win over the Kansas City Chiefs and an NFL-best 9-1 record and looking like the NFC’s clear-cut Super Bowl favorite, despite a few shaky wins along the way. That night, as Sirianni walked off the field into a tunnel at Arrowhead Stadium, a camera caught him in a weapons-free emotional release. For nine seconds, he let loose.

Michigan vs. Washington: How to watch the CFP championship : NPR
The No. 1 Michigan Wolverines and No. 2 Washington Huskies will meet in the College Football Playoff National Championship game on Monday, setting up what's expected to be a competitive season finale between two 14-0 teams.

Eraser Dust

Extreme Weather to Affect U.S. From Coast to Coast This Week - The New York Times
A conveyor belt of extreme and powerful weather systems is expected to move across the United States this week, bringing blizzards to the center of the country and heavy rain and flash flooding to the Northeast, forecasters warn.

Taylor Swift glares at Jo Koy after 'low blow' Golden Globes joke
“The big difference between the Golden Globes and the NFL — on the Golden Globes we have fewer camera shots to Taylor Swift,” the host quipped during his opening monologue.

The camera then panned to the “Bad Blood” singer, 34, who maintained a frosty expression as she took a sip from her drink.

"It's been an incredible ride." The Who, Robert Plant, Eddie Vedder, Noel Gallagher to play final Roger Daltrey-curated season of Teenage Cancer Trust shows | Louder
The Who will headline two nights at the iconic London venue, March 18 and March 20, supported by Squeeze, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds will headline on march 21, Young Fathers and The Chemical Brothers will play on March 22 and 23, respectively, and the final night of the season, March 24, will see Daltrey, Pete Townshend, Robert Plant with Saving Grace, Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, Stereophonics' Kelly Jones, Paul Weller and more return to the west London for a special curtain-closer billed as ‘Ovation’ - A Celebration of 24 Years of Gigs For Teenage Cancer Trust'.

Kalispell flower shop designs modern garden arrangements | Daily Inter Lake
Nolan began the floral shop last year by taking orders and working out of her garage. Her first weekend — Mother’s Day — she sold out and then quickly she booked 20 weddings for the summer. She moved into a retail space last fall at 37 Fifth Street East in The Devonshire building that houses numerous small businesses.

Superbad d*ck drawing kid who starred as young Jonah Hill reveals how much he still makes in residuals
Last year, he shared a video on social media revealing the contents of one of his Superbad cheques, while introducing himself as 'kid who drew the d*cks in the movie'.

The content creator said: "Total here is $255.39 (£200) and the actual gross was $400.62 (£315). God bless tax!"

A few months later, he revealed he had got a residual check with a gross total of $573.35 (£480) for Free TV, Internet Rental/ SVOD, Video/ DVD and Pay TV. The take home from that was $365.51 (£300).

Taco Bell worker slapped by angry customer who blew up his own microwave - Dexerto
“You’re done, you’re f****** done. I’m going to sue your ass off,” the man can be heard declaring to the employee, one of the managers in-store. When asked if he would like new food, the man exclaimed, “Plus, you guys are gonna pay for my f****** microwave. It blew up!”

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