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Brian Wilson's New Battle Cry: "GOT HEEEEM"

Brian Wilson is the greatest character in the game today. There is no denying that fact, especially when you consider that, in addition to his ridiculous (and now legendary) beard, he is also developing into a sought after commercial actor for his awesomely awkward delivery. He is genuinely funny, and being a little eccentric can only help his reputation.

His eccentricity got bumped up a level when I heard about his recent appearance in a promo teaser for the upcoming Showtime series The Franchise, in which he tells the world about his new "battle cry," "Got Heeeem".

Now, I don't know much about battle cries, but I have no doubt that this will catch on. It seems that anything The Beard does these days turns to gold, so why should a catch phrase be any different? There are already kids running around mimicking his post game hand motions, and lord knows there are plenty of guys trying desperately to duplicate his man-beard. Something tells me that, once this catch phrase hits the general public, we'll have t-shirts, hats, twitter handles, and maybe even a section in AT & T Park named after it.

Good for B-Wil. Mariano may be the best closer in the game, but he certainly isn't the most interesting or entertaining. That title resides in the City by the Bay.

Brian Wilson is the greatest character in the game today. There is no denying that fact, especially when you consider that, in addition to his ridiculous (and now legendary) beard, he is also developing into a sought after commercial actor for his awesomely awkward delivery. He is genuinely funny, and being a little eccentric can only help his reputation.

His eccentricity got bumped up a level when I heard about his recent appearance in a promo teaser for the upcoming Showtime series The Franchise, in which he tells the world about his new "battle cry," "Got Heeeem".

Now, I don't know much about battle cries, but I have no doubt that this will catch on. It seems that anything The Beard does these days turns to gold, so why should a catch phrase be any different? There are already kids running around mimicking his post game hand motions, and lord knows there are plenty of guys trying desperately to duplicate his man-beard. Something tells me that, once this catch phrase hits the general public, we'll have t-shirts, hats, twitter handles, and maybe even a section in AT & T Park named after it.

Good for B-Wil. Mariano may be the best closer in the game, but he certainly isn't the most interesting or entertaining. That title resides in the City by the Bay.

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