NBA – Special – 1985 Celtics Yearbook – The Season of the Shooting Stars

DOG COMMENTARY: In 1985–86, the Boston Celtics won 67 games….while going 40–1 at home….which would be tied 30 years later by the San Antonio Spurs in 2016….and were one win shy of tying their franchise record of 68 wins set in 1972–73.  Larry Bird won his third consecutive MVP award…while Bill Walton won the Sixth…

Comedy – Special – Comic Relief – George Carlin & Dennis Miller & Sam Kennisman & Robin Williams

DOG ASIDE: There are rare opportunities in ones life that allows them to experience the comic distinction of four (4) truly unique and funny comedians on the same video clip like you have on this video herewith…..as George Carlin, the master word merchant….and Dennis Millar, the sarcastic satirical master of rant….is followed by Sam Kennisman,…

Music – Roberta Flack – Know How Hard We Try & Reverand Lee & The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

DOG COMMENTARY: Roberta Cleopatra Flack (born February 10, 1939) is an American singer and musician….who is best known for her classic #1 singles “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face”….“Killing Me Softly with His Song”….and “Feel Like Makin’ Love” ….and for “Where Is the Love” and “The Closer I Get to You”….which was two of her…

NBA – 1984 All Star Game – Denver McNichols Arena – Dick Stockton & Tom Heinsohm & Brett Musberger

DOG ASIDE: The 34th National Basketball Association All-Star Game was played on January 29, 1984 at McNichols Sports Arena in Denver, Colorado….the home of the Denver Nuggets…..with the East squad being coached by Boston Celtics K. C. Jones….and the West squad was coached by Utah Jazz Frank Layden.  Starters for the East were the Celtics…

Golf – 1984 Skins Game – Tom Watson & Gary Player & Jack Nicklaus & Arnold Palmer

DOG COMMENTARY: In the nearly five (5) years that it took me to transfer Bone Daddy’s 2300 hours of vintage sports, comedy and music video library from Sony Betamax cassette to digital….I have never seen an event that featured four legends of their sport…..competing head to head for a ton of money at the time…

Music – Phil Collins – My Life is So Lonely & Getting Stronger By The Minute & In The Air Tonight

DOG COMMENTARY: Philip David Charles “Phil” Collins (born 30 January 1951) is an English singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, record producer and actor….who is a member of the Brittish Royal Victorian Oder….as he is best known as the drummer and lead singer in the rock band Genesis….who as a solo artist between 1983 and 1990….scored three UK and seven…

NBA – Special – CBS 1987 All Star Game Preview – Hosts Pat O’Brien & Rick Berry & Gary Neale

DOG COMMENTARY: The 37th National Basketball Association All-Star Game was played on February 8, 1987 at Seattle’s Kingdome in Seattle, Washington…..as the Seattle SuperSonics power forward Tom Chambers was the game’s MVP. The Eastern Conference team consisted of the Washington Bullets’ Moses Malone and Jeff Malone….the Philadelphia 76ers’ Julius Erving, Maurice Cheeks and Charles Barkley….the Boston…

Comedy – Special – Comic Relief – Whoopie Goldberg & Harry Anderson & Robin Williams & Billy Crystal

DOG COMMENTARY: Comic relief is the inclusion of a humorous character, scene, or witty dialogue in an otherwise serious work, often to relieve tension….for comic relief usually means a releasing of emotional or other tension resulting from a comic episode interposed in the midst of serious or tragic elements in a drama. Comic relief often…

Music – Paul Simon – One Trick Pony & Swallowed By A Song & 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover

DOG ASIDE: Paul Frederic Simon (born October 13, 1941) is an American musician, singer-songwriter and actor….whose fame, influence, and commercial success began as part of the duo Simon & Garfunkel….which was formed in 1964 with musical partner Art Garfunkel. Simon wrote nearly all of the pair’s songs….including three that reached No. 1 on the U.S.…