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Tampa Catholic grad Channing Tatum is People's 'Sexiest Man Alive'

The Juice* told you almost two weeks ago that Tampa Catholic graduate and Magic Mike striptease extraordinaire Channing Tatum was going to be named People's "Sexiest Man Alive." And hey guess what? Channing Tatum has officially been named People's "Sexiest Man Alive." Of course, People gives his birth state of Alabama all the credit.

"My first thought was, 'Y'all are messing with me,'" he told the magazine, noting wife Jenna Dewan-Tatum's reaction. "I told Jenna after we'd been in the bathtub washing our dogs because they'd gotten skunked. She was like, 'What?' ... Yeah, she calls me (the Sexiest Man Alive) now."

And in a bid to really win over the target demographic of women buying the magazine just to look at the pictures, the 32-year-old is quick to point out the next thing he wants to do is start a family.

"I'm ready; I think she's ready," he said about having kids. "The first number that pops into my head is three, but I just want one to be healthy and then we'll see where we go after that. It's really easy for us guys to say, 'I want like 15 kids.' Jenna will be like, 'Well you better get another wife!'"

So now Tampa Bay can revel in having more than just David Petraeus' girlfriend be connected with the area. Hulk Hogan must be sad about the whole thing.


Posted by Joshua Gillin at 3:38:04 pm on November 14, 2012