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Day-after-Christmas roundup: Drama in the drama world, Lakers laughing, Sosa's knocking, Pats fans miss Tom Brady's chiseled visage

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The theatre world lost two legends:

Eartha Kitt dies. She was 81. [AP News MyWay]

Harold Pinter dies. He was 78. [TimesOnline]

The Lakers won last night's battle and the LA Times brags. Meanwhile, Boston.com reminds us that the Celtics won the war. [Boston.com] [LA Times]

Sammy Sosa is ready to return to Major League Baseball. No word on if he's purchased a new boom box to replace the one that his teammates broke after he left Wrigley in the middle of his final game and lied about it. [ESPN] [NBC Sports]

An NFL team with 10 wins won't make the playoffs this year. And yes ... that team could be the Bears. [USA Today]

The New York Times hints that referees only become famous when they make a bad call -- can't disagree there. [New York Times]

FanHouse wonders if the Lions or Packers will be more motivated for a meaningless game where everyone will be playing to avoid serious injury. [FanHouse]

Pats fans still really miss Tom Brady:


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