March Madness is in full swing! Not to brag, but I’m tied for second place in our office pool, based on my expert strategy of picking the higher ranked team to win every single game.
- Another way to add to the March Madness fun, check out these tournament haikus, for the first 32 games. I’m not sure why this is a thing, but as a fellow writer, I give props for the effort.
- If you didn’t already take the day off, there’s a good chance you’re trying to watch the games on the down low at work. But if you work at the Pentagon, guys, that’s a big no-no. Because, you know, national security.
- You could follow along on Twitter too, where thanks to a partnership between the NCAA and Turner Sports, you’ll find some special emoji popping up whenever you use certain tourney-related hashtags.
- And in case you’re wondering just how many people are feeling the fever, check out these stats: Since the tournament teams were finalized on Selection Sunday, there have been more than 600,000 social media mentions of March Madness (up 300%) and the hashtag #MarchMadness has been used more than 150,000 times!