Legendary movie critic Roger Ebert passed away yesterday. We found it super fun reading the movie reviews of the past. Here’s a list of the Top 20 Most Epic Movie Pans from Roger Ebert….
Millions of people watched as Kevin Ware from the University of Louisville took to the court to play what would turn out to be the most memorable basketball game of his life. Ware suffered a compound factuer of his tibia and some people are claiming it is the worst sports injury of all time. Ware has since had surgery and will be court side when Louisville plays this Saturday in Atlanta. The team has decided to wear these warmup jersey’s to honor the player. Click here for the full story..
Yesterday on “The Today Show,” Chris Brown sat down with Matt Lauer to discuss Rihanna and their relationship. He also discussed the attack on Rihanna. The conversation was a little awkward but he said that it will NEVER happen again. See the video and read the full story here…
Today is the day!!! Cincinnati Reds’ Opening Day!!! There are 162 regular season games and today is the very first one. The Findley Market parade is scheduled to kick off at noon and will last about 2 hours. The first pitch is scheduled to be around 4:10pm. To see the parade route, read about Opening Day facts, and for everything Reds click here…
Last night on “American Idol” the contestants performed songs from Motown and were coached by Smokey Robinson. Several of the contestants did very well. Taking the top honors of the night singing “Lately” was Amber. The lowlight of the show came when Burnie, Devin, and Lazaro performed “I Can’t Help Myself.” Nicki Minaj told the boys to get off the stage. OUCH!!! If you missed any of the performances you can check them out here…
Here’s an official.. list of the Cincinnati Reds Opening Day activities…
Reds 2013 Opening Week Announcements
Opening Day – Monday, April 1 – REDS vs. L.A. ANGELS, 4:10 pm (GATES OPEN AT 1:10 pm)
Opening Day Block Party: The second annual Reds Community Fund Charity Block Party kicks off at 11 am on Joe Nuxhall Way and Freedom Way. Food and beverages will be available for purchase from Budweiser, Coca-Cola, LaRosa’s, Queen City Sausage, UDF and Kahn’s. Admission is free. All proceeds benefit the Reds Community Fund’s P&G MLB Urban Youth Academy.
94th Findlay Market Opening Day Parade Grand Marshal: Reds Hall of Famer George Foster will serve as the Grand Marshal of the Findlay Market parade, which begins at Noon.
Ceremonial First Pitch: Joe Torre, manager of Team USA in the 2013 World Baseball Classic, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
National Anthem: Cincinnati firefighter John Winfrey will sing the National Anthem.
Game Ball Delivery: Fire Chief Richard A. Braun of the Cincinnati Fire Department will deliver the official Game Ball to the mound during pregame ceremonies.
Flyover: Two T-28 Trojans and one B-25 Mitchell from the Tri-State Warbird Museum in Batavia will perform a pregame flyover.
Wounded Hero Recognition: Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) will participate in a pregame ceremony to honor wounded heroes.
Moment of Remembrance: To honor the victims of the tragic Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, CT, the Reds (and all MLB teams) are wearing a symbolic ribbon patch and will observe a pregame moment of remembrance.
American Flag: Members of the Cincinnati Fire Department will hold the giant American flag during the National Anthem. The Cincinnati Fire Department is celebrating its 160th year in 2013. The Cincinnati Fire Department was organized in 1853 and is the nation‚Äôs oldest fully paid professional fire department.
God Bless America: Local quartet The Mistics will sing God Bless America during the seventh-inning stretch.
Rally Towels: This is Reds Country‚ rally towels will be distributed at the gates (while supplies last), courtesy of Cincinnati Bell, Horseshoe Casino, Kroger, Homemade Brand Ice Cream/UDF and P&G.