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• In Michigan, taking the first step into getting involved in the political process is like, totally far out, man. Officials, including the state’s attorney general, are crying foul over the Your Healthy Choice Clinic in Lansing offering free marijuana to its patients in exchange for registering to vote. The clinic wants to raise awareness of its support for upcoming city council elections and the city’s medical marijuana ordinance. Hey Michigan, stop harshing the clinic’s mellow, man. I can dig what they’re trying to do here. [azcentral]

• Pro tennis player (and outrageous dresser) Bethanie Mattek-Sands backed out of a match with my pal, Larry Brown of Larry Brown Sports. Actually, it has been postponed due to injury, but I think we all know what’s going on here. [Larry Brown Sports]

• Tiger Woods will make his triumphant (?)  return to competitive golf will be next week at Firestone. [Devil Ball Golf]

• This young Red Sox fan’s reaction to receiving a ball from Josh Beckett is priceless. [Off the Bench]

• Vince Young is now a member of the Philadelphia Eagles. [Shutdown Corner]

• Hoo boy, this photo of a bent over David Beckham with a teammate standing behind him is awkward with a capital “A.”. [Busted Coverage]

• Here’s video of a mascot getting kicked in the balls. [Bob’s Blitz]

• Former Yankees pitcher Hideki Irabu was found dead in his California home. [Big League Stew]

• That NASCAR preacher’s invocation has been auto-tuned. [Outside the Boxscore]

• Hulk Hogan’s brilliant idea for 2011 can be summarized in one word: midgets. [With Leather]

• Awesome, KSK Sex/Fantasy Football Mailbag time! [Kissing Suzy Kolber]

• Where in the world is our favorite NBA player? [TAUNTR]

• The 10 worst trades in world history. [Sports Pickle]

• I have to agree: this is one remarkable basketball photo. [Midwest Sports Fans]

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