Monthly Archives: March 2018

Loyola’s Sister Jean Vs. Michigan’s Grammie Rose? ‘We’ll See What Happens’

Loyola’s Sister Jean Vs. Michigan’s Grammie Rose? ‘We’ll See What Happens’  By Sister Jean CHICAGO (CBS) — The Loyola Ramblers and Michigan Wolverines are getting ready for their Final Four matchup on Saturday, and the biggest — if most polite — trash talk might be coming from two elderly ladies. At age 98, Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt certainly…
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10,000 Sister Jean bobbleheads and counting: Loyola racking up merchandise sales ahead of Final Four

10,000 Sister Jean bobbleheads and counting: Loyola racking up merchandise sales ahead of Final Four By Lauren Zumbach With a little more than 48 hours remaining before the Loyola Ramblers face off against the Michigan Wolverines in the NCAA Tournament’s Final Four, sales of maroon and gold scarves and “Sister Jean” shirts continue to soar. Here’s how fans are helping Loyola University Chicago and…
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Mind-Blowing Facts About Bobbleheads

Mind-Blowing Facts About Bobbleheads By Layne Kennedy “People think they’re funny, they’re cute, they’re conversation starters. I don’t know why a bobbing head seems to make that much of a difference over a doll without a bobbing head, but it does.” — Warren Royal, Founder of Bobbleheads.com When did bobbleheads as we know them today…
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Beloved Sister Jean gets new bobblehead as Loyola-Chicago marches on

Beloved Sister Jean gets new bobblehead as Loyola-Chicago marches on By Darren Rovell Sister Jean is getting her own bobblehead -- again. The 98-year-old chaplain of the Loyola-Chicago basketball team, whose full name is Jean Dolores Schmidt, has taken the world by storm as the Ramblers have made their way to the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament.…
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Infinity War Bobbleheads Are Not Only Adorable, But Confirm Plot Detail

Infinity War Bobbleheads Are Not Only Adorable, But Confirm Plot Detail By Nicole Sobon Hot Toys has unveiled a first look at the second wave of its newly released Cosbaby line for Avengers: Infinity War, and along with an adorable new look at Thanos and the Black Order, they’ve seemingly confirmed a plot point for the film.…
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Sister Jean with her own bobblehead is Loyola University Chicago’s superstar charm

Sister Jean with her own bobblehead is Loyola University Chicago’s superstar charm By Ray Bogan CHICAGO –  It’s hard to tell who is more popular: The Loyola University Chicago men’s basketball team, or their biggest fan Sister Jean Schmidt. The 98-year-old nun and basketball fanatic has become an international superstar during the 2018 NCAA basketball tournament,…
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LOOK: Loyola-Chicago’s lovable Sister Jean gets her own bobblehead doll

LOOK: Loyola-Chicago's lovable Sister Jean gets her own bobblehead doll By Kyle Boone Bracket Busted? Start fresh each round and compete for your chance to win a trip to the 2019 Final Four. Play Round-by-Round now. Loyola-Chicago's Sister Jean, the 98-year-old nun who is the Ramblers' spiritual inspiration and who has ascended to national fame this week, is moving into the…
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Would you rather have a Sister Jean bobblehead or LEGO figure?

Would you rather have a Sister Jean bobblehead or LEGO figure? By Satchel Price What’s cooler than a 98-year-old Catholic nun who’s become the face of college basketball’s latest Cinderella story? How about a LEGO figure to join your collection of characters from Star Wars and DC Comics? Or maybe a bobblehead? Sister Jean is now a…
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