The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, January 22, 2020

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Derek Jeter And Larry Walker Elected To Baseball Hall Of Fame (New York Times) Jeter came up a single vote short of becoming the second person to be named on 100 percent of the ballots. Walker was elected in his final year of eligibility.

Trump Says GDP Would Be Near 4% And The Dow Would Be Up To 10,000 Points Higher If It Weren’t For The Fed (CNBC) The president’s remarks Wednesday echoed those his top economic advisor, Larry Kudlow, made to CNBC on Tuesday, when he predicted 3% growth in U.S. gross domestic product in 2020.

Ugly Brawl With Rival K-State Shines Another Embarrassing Light On Self, Kansas (SI) The Kansas Jayhawks extended their national lead in bad optics Tuesday night. Will the university choose to do something about it this time?

Netflix Subscriber Growth Falls Short In U.S., But Leaps Abroad (Wall Street Journal) Streaming firm faces rising competition in home market, and misses its October domestic forecast.

The Ringer’s 2020 NFL Draft Guide (The Ringer) Draft season is upon us. From Chase Young to Joe Burrow to Tua Tagovailoa and beyond, the fun starts now.

Shapiro: AOC Trying To Explain Economics Is Like ‘A Badger Trying To Explain Calculus’ (Fox News) Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro slammed Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. for her recent remarks on the ills of the capitalist system during an event commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Setting The Scene For Super Bowl LIV (Axios) Mahomes is 24 years old, arguably the best player in football, and he just toppled Tom Brady as the top seller of NFL merchandise.

Biden Seeks Distance From Impeachment Saga (Politico) While he largely has the Iowa stage to himself this week, the Senate impeachment trial is never that far away.

Tim Tebow Marries Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, Former Miss Universe, In South Africa (CBS Sports) Congratulations are in order.

AI Can Help Find Illegal Opioid Sellers Online. And Wildlife Traffickers. And Counterfeits. (Recode) The government is investing in an AI-based tool that could help catch illegal opioid sales on the internet. But the same approach could find lots of other illicit transactions.

Rob Lowe Embraces Fans Ridiculing Him For Wearing NFL Hat At NFC Championship Game (Awful Announcing) During Sunday’s NFC Championship game between the Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers, Fox unintentionally provided a target for ridicule that all of Twitter could get behind.

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