Today’s Best: Rachel McAdams, Woj on LeBron, Heat Moms Celebrate, and More

Welcome to Today’s Best by MSF. This is our daily rundown of links, laughs, and lovely ladies that will help you get through your work day.

In today’s edition, Rachel McAdams goes public with a new boyfriend (who isn’t me…damnit), Adrian Wojnarowski takes it easy on LeBron (for once!), the moms of both LeBron and Dwyane Wade celebrate the Heat’s victory over the Celtics, and Dallas goes crazy about In & Out Burger. And a lot more.

Best of MSF

Today is your last day to submit answers for Quiz #2 in the MLB Trivia Challenge. After you do that, check out Josh Tinley’s latest article, which uses data from the Social Security Administration to show how the popularity of athletes influences parents’ name choices.

Best of the Web

Adrian Wojnarowski, never one to go easy on LeBron, provides a fair assessment of what the Heat’s victory over Boston last night means and LBJ’s role in it all.

Today’s Best Beauty

Rachel McAdams has been featured here at MSF before, and with good reason. She’s a talented actress and a beautiful one as well. She’s in the news today because she has taken her relationship with someone named Michael Sheen public. We don’t particularly care, but it is a reasonable excuse to post a picture of her.

Links

Sports

Yes, LeBron did apologize for “The Decision”.

And in other surprising NBA comments from last night, Doc Rivers says he’ll probably come back to coach the Celtics.

The “All So Far” Team from our friends at Josh Q. Public

For Cubs fans hoping Albert Pujols comes to Wrigley, Joe Cowley throws some cold water on the fantasy.

Fellow IU basketball fans, here are some legit reasons for optimism.

Tiger Woods’ comeback hits yet another snag: he withdrew from The Players Championship today citing injury after a front nine 42.

Certified turd sandwich Jay Marrioti was arrested for felony stalking and assault. I would love to be the person who broke this news to Ozzie Guillen.

Speaking of the White Sox, hell of a play by Paul Konerko to end last night’s victory over the Angels.

Bartolo Colon had a, shall we say, unique type of surgery done this offseason. Now he is pitching like the Cy Young Colon of old. Naturally, MLB is looking into it.

Non-Sports

Stop holding in your farts. No really. It could be harming you.

Ever wonder what a $5,000 bowl of soup looks like? Here you go.

For all of the bachelors out there, you should get acquainted with this meme. It’s pretty spot-on.

Hopefully the city of Dallas makes this right.

People are apparently not happy that President Obama hosted Common and Jill Scott the other night.

Pics & GIFs

Dwyane Wade and LeBron James’ moms celebrate the Heat victory over the Celtics.

Source: SI Vault

And speaking of women at sports events, this woman is appears to be quite upset about…something.


DYK

Did you know…Facebook has admitted hiring a PR firm to plant anti-Google stories related to privacy.

Did you know…estimates indicate that over 1,100 women are raped every day in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Videos

A video breakdown of LeBron’s four-step layup during Game 4 against Boston. The narrator of the video is not amused.

This video (via Larry Brown Sports) makes the Delonte West and LeBron’s Mom rumors a little harder to believe.

I have never been to In-&-Out Burger, though I’ve heard good things. They just expanded into Dallas, and the people here are going nuts about it. In case you needed more proof that Dallas wishes it were L.A., just watch this video.

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As always, we end Today’s Best by paying homage to the original inspiration for this post: Hot Clicks by Jimmy Traina.

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