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The Strike Zone
December 27, 2010
Tracking the week's news both inside and outside the confines of cool
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December 27, 2010

The Strike Zone

Tracking the week's news both inside and outside the confines of cool

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Congrats to whoever had 33 in the "How many days after Jessica Simpson gets engaged does Tony Romo follow suit?" pool.

Bad idea of the week: A New York City club hired Dwight Gooden—he of the known substance abuse problem—to bartend a holiday event. (He was moved to the kitchen.)

The Big Maestro? Shaq set to conduct Boston Pops over the holidays.

A new Ray Lewis--branded sleeved blanket, available on his website, is selling for 2½ times the cost of a plain ol' Snuggie.

Paris Hilton's new motorcycle racing team, SuperMartxe VIP, named after her Ibiza-based dance TV show.

Now wait one second.... Qatar stole the '22 World Cup and now it might farm out games to neighboring countries and move the event to winter?!

Giants DT Barry Cofield's new sack dance, in which he mimes tasing himself.

The one-pound Three Dog Night (a hot dog stuffed inside a brat, inside a kielbasa), just announced for Double A Akron Aeros games in 2011.

A high school hoops coach used an iPhone app to teach himself how to do CPR, then saved a player who was in cardiac arrest.

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