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Christina Aguilera Rubs Aaron Rodgers the Wrong Way

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If the Rapture happens tomorrow, humanity will mark its lowest point as <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WB61wXKROtw">Christina Aguilera's performance of the national anthem at Super Bowl XLV</a>.

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Let’s All Sue The NFL

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The latest fiascoes with Super Bowl XLV have perfectly validated my point that there's absolutely no redeeming aspect of attending live sporting events any more.

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Guy Who Never Missed The Super Bowl Missed The Super Bowl

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Wisconsin's own Bob Cook--one of the famous four dudes who claimed to have never missed a Super Bowl (not pictured)--missed Sunday's Super Bowl due to illness.

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People Are Torn Over Christina Aguilera

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In the wake of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/02/christina-aguilera-forgot-some-lyrics">flubbing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl</a>, Christina Aguilera has received a great deal of both criticism and sympathy.

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2.8 The Cooler

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Milan Kimble Lil Wayne Pays Back $1.13 Million In Taxes [HHDX] The 6 Cutest Animals That Can Still Destroy You [Nature Animals] T-Pain Says He’s Going To Leak His Own Album [TUD] Naturi Naughton To Become Playboy Bunny [Vibe] The Most Powerful Colors on the [...].

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How Close Was Rashard Mendenhall To Super Bowl MVP?

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There's only one rabbit that I'm really interested in hunting after Super Bowl XLV, and that's the question of who would have won the MVP if the Pittsburgh Steelers had come from behind in the second half to win the game.

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We Ranked Every Super Bowl XLV Commercial

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It was a mixed bag for Super Bowl ads this year.

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Your NFL Recap: Super Bowl XLV

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The end of the football season stings a little more for most fans than the normal climax.

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Christina Aguilera Forgot Some Lyrics

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Christina Aguilera has been through a lot lately, what with her highly publicized divorce from Jordan Bratman.

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Alex Rodriguez Was At The Super Bowl

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Among other highlights from last night's Super Bowl, Fox made sure that we were repeatedly aware that there were some pretty big stars in attendance.

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Packers Win Super Bowl With 3 Turnovers

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The Packers have one for the pinky.

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Video: Eminem’s Super Bowl Commercials, The Black Eyed Peas Halftime Performance

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=167664"> I'm a bit old-fashioned in the sense that I watch sports and use commercial breaks as they were originally intended -- to piss, reup on snacks & smoke cigarettes. Still, I know millions of others did tune into Super Bowl XLV with the intentions of catching the highest TV spots that money can buy. While there were other great commercials, I just wanted to focus on the rappidy rap ones. Eminem scored a nice payday, starring in not one but two commercials. The more expected of the two was the Brisk commercial, for which Em was reportedly paid $1 million. I'd rank the spot amusing, but ineffective because it didn't make me thirst for tea anymore than previously. In fact, I hate tea. Period. But the Chrysler 200 "Imported From Detroit" commercial was actually good, as Em put on for his hometown. Very cool and organic. And with that, the hood will now buy another crappy Chrysler. The Black Eyed Peas did a better halftime show compared to previous years' performances. Of course Hip-Hop stalwarts frown but as <a href="http://twitter.com/plainpat/status/34422752836329472">Plain Pat pointed out</a>, they were once an underground rap group now playing the big stage.

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Phil Simms Is An Angry Dude

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While interacting with his fans at the NFL Xperience in Dallas, Desmond Howard was confronted by an irate Phil Simms, who has been holding an apparent grudge against Howard since he called Phil's son, Matt Simms, one of the three worst quarterbacks in the SEC.

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Michael Bloomberg Is A Steelers Fan

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Actually, New York mayor Michael Bloomberg is a New York Jets fan, but he lost a bet with Pittsburgh mayor Luke Ravenstahl when the Steelers defeated the Jets in the AFC Championship.

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Lil Wayne Is A Packer Backer

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Rapper Lil Wayne - or Lil Weezy, as I call him when we're knitting - is the latest person to jump on the Wiz Khalifa "Black and Yellow" rewrite bandwagon.

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Here Are Some More Super Bowl Ads

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Above is yet another leaked Super Bowl ad for Volkswagen, which seems to be hellbent on getting us to buy their wonderful cars this year.

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The Week That Was: The Frozen In Dallas Edition

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/02/10-rappers-i-once-swore-by"> -- Word on the street is that there is a big football game this weekend. Here are three things that'll make it better: these <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/02/place-your-bets-the-tss-x-super-bowl-xlv-prop-picks">crazy bets</a>, the possibility of <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/01/papa-johns-to-give-free-pizzas-on-super-bowl-sunday">free pizza</a> and, if you're a Packers fan, Lil Wayne's <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/02/new-music-lil-wayne-green-and-yellow">new fight song</a>.

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Packers Move Into High School Digs

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While we know that the sportswriters are flipping out over the cold, not many people are talking about how the players have dealt with it.

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Super Bowl Guy Missed Adoption Once Because Of The Big Game

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A couple people have sent me this item on Larry Jacobson, the 71-year-old "Never Miss A Super Bowl Club member who told an interesting story about how the Big Game helped shape his family life.

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Place Your Bets: The TSS x Super Bowl XLV Prop Picks

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=167029">Art by <a href="http://www.aakitunde.com/">Anthoniaa</a> One of the biggest reasons casual fans enjoy the Super Bowl besides the commercials is the prop bets.


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