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Don’t throw stones when you live in a glass house.
In January of 2010, NBC news anchor Brian Williams said “...the fan favorite from the St. Louis Cardinals, stopped lying today and admitted that he did it while on steroids,” Williams said during the January 11, 2010 Nightly News broadcast.
“He didn’t tell the truth to Congress or to his fans until finally, formally coming clean today. He’s been unable to get into the Hall of Fame and apparently even for him the shame here was too much.”
After a reporter presented a video package on McGwire’s career and confession to using steroids Williams said, “Kind of an American tragedy the way it’s ended so far.”
As it tured out the ‘pot was calling the kettle sooty.’ A liar called someone else a liar.
The New England Patriots' exciting last-minute 28-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl delivered record-breaking television ratings for NBC.
Sunday's game in Glendale, Arizona, scored a 49.7 overnight rating, the highest in Super Bowl history, NBC said.
It was a very good game to watch despite the brawl near the end of the game when Seahawk player Bruce Irvin (upper photo) was ejected for “instigating” by throwing a Patriots player to the ground moments after Seattle's game-deciding turnover.
The game was also marred by another Seahawk player when Doug Baldwin (shown at right), after scoring a third-quarter touchdown, made a lewd gesture, appearing as if he were pulling down his pants to, well, poop out the football.
Baldwin was hit with a 15-yard penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct.
Bruce Jenner won the gold medal in the decathlon event at the 1976 Summer Olympics held in Montreal.
Now, at age 65, Jenner is said to be changing into a woman.
Bruce Jenner then and now
His changing look has been a much-buzzed-about topic for months, and now PEOPLE Magazine has confirmed that Bruce Jenner has been quietly making a very personal change. The former Olympian will soon be living life as woman.
Jenner is filming his momentous journey, to be shared with viewers on a docu-series this year. "It will air when he is ready to be open about his transition," the source tells PEOPLE. "But he's acting more and more confident and seems very happy."
Bill Belichick called a press conference on Saturday to explain the absence of air in his team’s footballs using the power of science, or something.
That’s when Belichick said, “I’m not a scientist” then went on to lecture us about equilibrium , atmospheric pressure and psi readings while trying to explain the reason why the Patriots game balls were under-inflated. He did not explain why the Colts balls were not underinflaated.
Bill Nye (Science Guy) didn’t buy it saying it “didn’t make sense.”
The company who make the NFL’s footballs, Wilson, chose different words to describe Belichick’s reasoning. In an interview with Boston.com, Wilson representative Jim Jenkins was succinct in his summation of Belichick’s press conference.
“That’s BS. That’s BS, man.”
Both Jenkins and Wilson’s director of experiential marketing Molly Wallace didn’t go so far as accuse New England of tampering, but made it clear that when their products are sent out, they’re game ready.
“All we know is what we can control is when it leaves the factory it’s within an NFL spec, within the PSI of 12 1/2 to 13 1/2 pounds of pressure for every single NFL team.”
Sure sounds like the New England Patriots were caught with their hands in the cookie jar.