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• A woman in suburban St. Louis returned to her home to find a burglar frying bacon in her kitchen. Damon Petty, 36, was arrested and charged with burglary due to his affinity for salty pork deliciousness. Petty tried preventing the homeowner and a friend from entering the home — presumably to finish preparing his snack — but ultimately couldn’t stop them. Mmm…bacon. I guess it’s kind of hard to blame the guy. I mean, could you walk away from a pan of partially-cooked bacon without eating its crispy, fatty goodness? [msnbc]

• Awesome: Metta World Peace donated $285K to mental health charities. [Ball Don’t Lie]

• Even more awesome: cross country runner stops, carries injured runner from rival team 1/2 mile for treatment. [Larry Brown Sports]

• The rumored new Blue Jays logo is pretty sweet. [Big League Stew]

• Greg Norman thinks Tiger Woods will not win another major. [Dogs That Chase Cars]

• Finland’s hockey commercials are so much better than ours. They also have pretty sweet saunas over there, too. [Puck Daddy]

• The most recent installment of Rick’s Cafe is a provocative one: “Catfights and pigskin…will the Lingerie Football League’s new WWE attitude catch on?” [Off the Bench]

• Hilarious video of a youth soccer goalie slamming into the goalpost after being caught way out of position. [Sports Pickle]

• Another week, another edition of KSK’s Sex/Fantasy Football Mailbag! [Kissing Suzy Kolber]

• The Detroit Lions made Bob Seger cry. For revenge, he performed an acoustic version of “Still the Same.” Damn, I love that song. [Busted Coverage]

• Here’s video of a soccer linesman getting drilled with a streamer. Ouch. [Outside the Boxscore]

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