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Wednesday, June 13, 2012
A few real clown questions for Bryce Harper

By Thomas Neumann

We're thrilled Bryce Harper is so quotable. But we also know clown questions when we see them.
Washington Nationals wunderkind Bryce Harper was asked by a reporter in Toronto if he was going to enjoy a celebratory beer after Wednesday's win over the Blue Jays.

This is because the drinking age in the U.S. is 21, but it's only 19 in the province of Ontario. Harper responded in awesome fashion, saying, "That's a clown question, bro."

While it probably wasn't the most incisive question of the century, it wasn't a clown question. On the contrary. These are clown questions: