1. USA World Cup – Tim Howard (Goalie) and Julian Green (Scored)
  2. Guardians of the Galaxy Director – James Gunn
  3. The Commissioners: NBA – David Stern departing & Adam Silver arriving / MLB – Bud Selig departing & Rob Manfred arriving
  4. Best Selling Authors: According to Barnes & Noble: 1-Diary of a Wimpy Kid #9 by Jeff Kinney, 2-Killing Patton by Bill O’Reilly, 3-The Fault in Our Stars by John Green. Amazon has them in a slightly different order.
  5. Best Selling Recording Artist: According to Forbes, Taylor Swift’s 1989 took home top honors. Some have the soundtrack from Frozen listed at #1.
  6. Two recording artists made up an unlikely pairing for the 2014 Super Bowl Halftime Show: Bruno Mars and The Red Hot Chili Peppers