I don’t get into March Madness. To me the betting pools are little more than a huge lottery for a sport that I have only a cursory interest in (fantasy baseball leagues are the only thing more baffling to me than MMNCAA brackets).
And yet..I was pleased to see as I was channel surfing today, a bit of unexpected humor in the whole “race to the final four” b.s.
Yes, folks, apparently Variety isn’t enough anymore. Some seem to feel the need to advertise during national sporting events. Brad Pitt could not be reached for comment, but his publicists told us that while they didn’t actually plan for this to happen, “it’s 2 hours of free publicity for Mr. Pitt. “