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Wake N’ Blog For March 16th: Company Posts Job Listing That Says It Is Now Hiring Astronauts

Wake N’ Blog is the Sportress of Blogitude’s morning link dump. I slept in today and it was very nice, very nice. But now I am running dreadfully behind. And the worst part? I forgot to put on pants before I left the hosue. Oh well. How about making my life a little easier by sending some tips to weedagainstspeed@gmail.com? You’ll feel better if you do. Promise.

• In this trying economic times, Bigelow Aerospace, a company based out of Las Vegas, is doing their part to help. The company posted a listing on its website, but there’s one hitch – experience with space flight is required. Via a Reuters report: “Bigelow seeks staff for its planned orbital space complex, prototypes of which already are in orbit. The company plans a series of inflatable space habitats that can be used for research, tourism, manufacturing and other activities.” Once again, I’m underqualified. Sigh. I knew I should have went to Space Camp when I was kid! [Yahoo!/Reuters]

• Versus and DirecTV have finally come to an agreement. You know what that means: yet another channel people  have no idea they have. [Puck Daddy]

• Bobby Knight hung out at the St. Louis Cardinals spring training. No chairs were thrown. [Big League Stew]

• There is a war on recess in this country and I don’t like it one bit. Recess coaches? No. [Out of Bounds]

• A couple of penguins discuss Jake Delhomme’s signing with the Cleveland Browns. They are not impressed. [Kissing Suzy Kolber]

• Illinois is a number one seed in the N.I.T. but won’t be able to host a first round game because Cirque Du Soleil is using their arena. [Mouthpiece Sports]

• From being the head coach of an NFL team to working with a high school squad: the Jim Mora, Jr. Story. [With Leather]

• The Top 10 signs you are overthinking your fantasy baseball draft. [Five Tool Tool]

• The Pittsburgh media is beginning to turn on Big Ben. [SPORTSbyBROOKS]

• Sam Wyche lurves Tim Tebow. [You Been Blinded]

• Ricky Gervais doesn’t like The Marriage Ref. Join the group, mate. [Warming Glow]

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