A 1978 Inside Look At Comic Strips In The Newspapers With Blondie, Annie & Pogo

DOG ASIDE: A common practice every Sunday morning by Americans during the decades of the 1970’s and 1980’s….was to sit down in their most comfortable chair or recliner….with a hot cup of coffee….and open the Sunday edition of their favorite newspapers…..to read the Comic Section…and their favorite comic strips such as Blondie, Annie and Pogo.…

Highlights Of NFL Pittsburgh Steelers During The Chuck Knoll 4 Super Bowl Championship Years

DOG ASIDE: Pittsburgh Steelers Coach Chuck Noll built a dynasty that encompassed 4 Super Bowls from 1975 – 1980 with a team that played in the image of their hard-nosed coach and the Steel City in which they played….for this was when the Terrible Towel first came to Pittsburgh. Coach Noll had a bevy of…

Tribute To Hank Williams – Kris Kristofferson Sings I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry

DOG ASIDE: There is an old saying when folks and dogs gather around the campfire that the good die young…..with names like Tim Richmond, Janis Joplin, Jimmie Hendricks, Jim Morrison, Len Bilas, Salvador Sanchez and many others…..for in the case of Singer / Songwriter Hank Williams….this saying could never be more true. Hank wrote many…

Paul Simon Sings Me And Julio Down By The School Yard & Still Crazy After All These Years & I’m Your Ace In The Hole

DOG ASIDE:

Paul Simon was hugely successful as a songwriter, musician and entertainer in his own right….even after reaching the spiritual stratosphere singing with Art Garfunkel during the 1960’s and 1970’s. In this clip he performs “Me and Julio Down by the School Yard”, “Still Crazy After All These Years” and “Ace in the Hole”. 

 

Philadelphia Eagles – The NFL’s Most Notorious Loser Turns Winner

DOG ASIDE: The Philadelphia Eagles are a storied franchise in the NFL….one significant part of this long lasting story was spent as lovable losers from the early 1949’s to 1978…OK Eagle fans….there was 1960…..the year the Eagles won the NFL Championship (prior to Super Bowl 1)….and then came Coach Dick Vermeil in 1976…..and the long…

Bob Hope Christmas Tours with Anne Margaret & 1958 Berlin Air Lift & General Jimmie Doolittle & Conn

DOG ASIDE: It is Christmas Season….which is my favorite time of the year….and probably not another HUMAN on this Earth brought more Christmas cheer than did Bob Hope….with his Christmas Tours. The memories of just one day of Hope….got many of the soldier audience through the war….at least, his tours at Christmas were very special…

NFL Highlights Best Ever Teams – Cowboys, Packers, Raiders, Dolphins & Steelers

DOG ASIDE: When a Sportsphile thinks about the teams which had the most impact on drawing fans to the NFL….it would be the Cowboys, Packers, Raiders and Steelers….and Bone Daddy’s collection and video library has ample evidence that indeed they were the teams….and the NFL as we know it in 2015 is absolute evidence of…