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Brad's afternoon edition. Click here to read his morning edition.
* President Obama's NCAA Final Four was unveiled on SportsCenter. Something is wrong in this country when Obama is considered a basketball expert and Dennis Rodman is making diplomatic missions abroad.
* Let's hope the Final Four thing works out -- maybe this will give Obama the incentive to unveil a job-creation plan.
* Early Wednesday, President Obama landed in Tel Aviv. Due to sequester cuts, he flew Southwest, and the trip included stops in Poughkeepsie, Winston-Salem, and Bangor, Maine.
* During a televised court trial, the judge told the gallery they may wish to look away because he was going to show a photo some may find disturbing. It was a picture of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's first dive from Tuesday night's "Splash."
* Kentucky lost to Robert Morris on Tuesday night in the first round of the NIT. I wouldn’t say the people of Kentucky are taking it hard, but first thing Wednesday, the state seceded from the union.
* Huskers’ RB recruit Adam Taylor was named Offensive Player of the Year in Texas’ 5A division. That’s sort of like winning the Super Bowl MVP, only with more competition.
* Tom Brady agreed to less money than he could have earned to help the Patriots. This way Bill Belichick can afford to upgrade to a higher tech model of unmanned drone to spy on other teams.
* The Cleveland Indians are cutting the price of a beer to $4. Am I missing something? Are professional sports fans a little too well-behaved, so the price of beer has to be lowered?
* To keep up with Cleveland, the Red Sox announced they’re lowering the price of beer sold in their bullpen.
* Milwaukee Bucks’ forward Ekpe Udoh said he achieved his lifelong dream of meeting Betty White. Remember when the lifelong dream of basketball players was hoisting an NBA championship trophy? Now, it’s meeting the star of “Hot In Cleveland.”
* Mark Cuban may be fined by NBA Commissioner David Stern. So apparently Stern finally saw “Shark Tank.”
* In Lebanon, soccer players and a coach chased a referee off the field and through the streets adjacent the stadium. Give the referee credit: he has a positive outlook. He said this was still better than officiating almost any game in Philadelphia.