File this under “So Batshit Crazy That It Just Might Work” and then find a new filing system, because that one seems inefficient. Stance Socks has released a series of socks with NBA legends (and Kenny Smith) on them. Why? I’m not sure. But at the very least Robert Griffin III will probably wear them. Also there’s no way that Kenny Smith wasn’t included just to get some product placement on TNT’s NBA broadcasts. Absolutely no way. Smart move, Stance.
- The Trump administration is rolling back an Obama-era policy aimed at protecting transgender students in public schools.
- North Dakota police have begun clearing out Standing Rock protester camps at the Dakota Access Pipeline site.
- Seven Earth-sized planets that could have water and possibly sustain life have been discovered orbiting a dwarf star, NASA announced today.
- Facebook is in negotiations with the Major League Baseball League to possibly stream one game per week during the 2017 season.