Oh, that madcap Gronk.

Accompanying some of his New England Patriots teammates to the White House to visit our completely overwhelmed administration, there was much potential for humor and general weirdness.

Since Rob Gronkowski -- that tight end and noted dance party boat enthusiast -- was going to be in attendance, many were optimistic that something silly would take place.

Well, those hopes were fully realized.

You certainly don't see that every day.

Click over to The Daily Player for more coverage of the visit, and because that opens in another tab, stay here at Fanorama for, say, a look at this little tribute to Tom Brady's even more world-famous wife's home country:

brazil sandal key chain

For only $14.17, you too can wonder who's playing peek-a-boo with whom and why that kept the Pats' slinger from a ceremonial visit.

Or you can just think Brazil's a really cool place to hang out on the beach and have a reminder of it.

That's all down to you. We're just here to serve.

Also in News & Notes

You Can Mask Them Up, but ...
You Can Mask Them Up, but ...

At this point, the fate of the upcoming college football season is very much in doubt. Even if we do see some action, the form it will take is anyone's guess. However, this grim reality isn't harshing the mellow of newly minted Mississippi State head coach and noted cargo shorts enthusiast Mike Leach ...

Barça's €142million Bargain
Barça's €142million Bargain

Merely winning a domestic title is but a modest objective for the mega-clubs. So the fact that Barcelona is already running away from chief rival Real Madrid and others in the La Liga race is not necessarily the reason ...

6 Seconds to History
6 Seconds to History

This will likely be the only time we'll ever see Andreas Athanasiou and Alex Ovechkin in the same sentence. But dude's matched the precocious Russian in at least one NHL category. Sending fans home really early when they were preparing ..

Back to the top