THE BUTTER LAMB

Silver’s Decision Sets Great Precedent

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David Stern spent 30 years as the NBA Commissioner. He presided over a number of different controversies: “rigged” draft lotteries, questionable playoff suspensions, the implementation of a dress code, his own involvement within an ownership change, vetoing blockbuster trades and of course, two lockout-shortened seasons.

Adam Silver has spent 88 days as the new NBA Commissioner. He arguably just dealt with a situation that trumps all that Stern experienced.

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The Anatomy of a Perfect Press Tour

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Emma Stone turns heads and hearts as she Spices up her Spider-Man 2 press tour.

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Craig, Not You Too…

It was announced yesterday that Craig Ferguson, the longtime host of The Late Late Show, would be stepping down from his hosting duties at the end of 2014. What is so peculiar to me here is that this comes after the announcement of Stephen Colbert replacing David Letterman on The Late Show. Could there be some bad blood between Ferguson and CBS? If I was Ferguson, and I followed Letterman for almost ten years and didn’t get tapped to replace him, I would be extremely upset. Especially if the show I hosted was created and produced by Letterman himself.

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Game of Thrones S4 E4 Recap: Ice Ice Baby

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Three “television enthusiasts,” the dynamic brother-sister duo of Marci and Rusty Buehler and Zac Hirschbeck, watch Game of Thrones each Sunday night and exchange their thoughts on the show’s happenings.

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NBA Playoff Thoughts

The NBA playoffs have done a good job of keeping me awake till 2 AM every night.  Every series has been highly competitive with the exception of Heat/Bobcats, and tempers are flaring in most series, which always leads to great theatre. David West and Pero Antic almost exploded the world with a near fight, and Jimmy Butler and Nene did some adorable jostling. Below are some of the best matchups so far this postseason:

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Hi Mom Podcast: Episode 50

Screen Shot 2014-04-02 at 1.40.04 PMThe Hi Mom Podcast is a brother/sister duo that discusses pop culture, movies, TV and more with a humor and enthusiasm that makes their mother proud.

This week, Rusty and Marci celebrate their 50th episode by introducing a new theme song, reminiscing about other shows with big anniversaries this year, and talking about this week’s Mad Men.

 

Where Do They Go From Here?

Well, the time has finally come.

Something that seemed so improbable less than a year ago, has come true.

Just 10 months into his six-year contract as manager of Manchester United Football Club, David Moyes has “resigned,” or in football parlance – been sacked, heaving the club into further turmoil after what has been already been a mercilessly long season.

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Jack White Breaks Record on Record Store Day

On a day dedicated to the love of records, leave it to Jack White to cut the world’s fastest released record.

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Unleash the Trolls

Imagine for a second that you wake up on a Monday morning, scarf down a bowl of cereal, and hustle to the shower to get ready for work. As you get dressed and give some thought to the most important things you need to accomplish in the upcoming week, a friend calls to give you some horrific news: someone you love, a young man just 19 years old, was involved in a serious motorcycle accident yesterday.

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Game of Thrones S4 E3 Recap: Arya in the Doghouse

Three “television enthusiasts,” the dynamic brother-sister duo of Marci and Rusty Buehler and Zac Hirschbeck, watch Game of Thrones each Sunday night and exchange their thoughts on the show’s happenings. This week, Rusty is absent due to filming obligations, so Marci and Zac are left alone to ponder the future of Westeros.

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