HBO Blockheads Ventriloquism Show – Part 3 – Terry Rogers & Shorty Harris

Terri Rogers, born Ivan Southgate (4 May 1937 – 30 May 1999) was a transsexual English ventriloquist and magician  Rogers was born in Ipswich….was a somewhat isolated youth….but determined to build a career in variety.  Rogers developed a technically highly proficient ventriloquism act with her ventriloquist figure Shorty Harris….first of all appearing as a supporting…

Animation Movie – Animalympics – Part 5 – Boxing & Volleyball & Weightlifting & Fencing

DOG ASIDE: Some events of Animalympics are only referenced….rather than being covered. In the song “We’ve Made It to the Top”….various events are shown that are otherwise not covered like Hammer Throw, Shotput, Javelin, Cycling, Relay Racing and Discus……and probably the best part of it all is that four folks created all the voices and manerisms of the athletes as…

Animation Movie – Animalympics – Part 4 – Ice Hockey & Track & Swimming & Diving

DOG COMMENTARY: Animalympics is soooooooo gooooood and fun to watch……as not only is the story line great….cuz can you just imagine if the animals of the world were to compete in Olympic sports…..well, they do….in this awesome 5-part video set….as each segment provides a wonderful perspective of what types of animals would compete in which…

Animation Movie – Animalympics – Part 3 – Soccer & Marathon & Snow Skiing & Bobsled

DOG PHILOSOPHY: The animation movie “Animal Olympics” is simply wonderful…..and if you even think you might be a Sportsphile….then I know you love the Olympics….a place where the whole world….big areas and small areas….come together…in a mindset of respectful competition between national teams….which brings fans of the most fanatical nature….under one roof in peaceful harmony…..a…

Animation Movie – Animalympics – Part 2 – Figure Skating & Boxing & Track n Field

DOG ASIDE: Many of the segments of Animalympics stand alone….plus there are some recurring events and important characters. The largest such story is the coverage of the marathon….where competitors René Fromage and Kit Mambo are the favorites to win. Both are determined to win with Fromage having devoted his entire life to the marathon….while Mambo…

Animation Movie – Animalympics – Part 1 – Flame Journey & Marathon & Gymnastics imasportsphile

DOG ASIDE: Animalympics is a 1980 animated film produced by Lisberger Studios….and released by Warner Bros.  It was the third animated feature film presented with Dolby sound. Originally commissioned by the NBC network as two separate specials…it spoofs the Summer and Winter Olympic Games….and features the voices of Billy Crystal, Gilda Radner, Harry Shearer and Michael…

MLB Special – Great Moments In Sports – O J Simpson Hosts A Promise From Babe Ruth To A Sick Kid

DOG ASIDE: O J Simpson did lots of things….from being an all time great college and NFL running back….to being spokesperson for Hertz Rent-a-Car…..to co-anchor of Monday Night Football with Frank Gifford and Howard Cosell….to hosting Saturday Night Live….to being tried and acquitted of murder….to being convicted of a felony for armed robbery…..but at least…

Robin Williams – Paper Boy & Slim Whitman & Earthquakes & Rainbow An Ethnic Detector

DOG ASIDE: The genius of Robin Williams really comes to life in this video clip as he plays the paper boy for the New York Daily News….does a goofy piece on being Slim Whitman…..rocks the house (no pun intended….yeah, you bet)……and just the thought of the rainbow being an ethnic detector just brings on a…

Robin Williams – 40 Fuckin Niners & Grabbing The Crotch With Mr Happy & Puberty

DOG ASIDE: The incomparable Robin Williams….as a lifetime San Francisco 49’ers fan….after growing up in the “City by the Bay”….does his rendition of the 40 Fuckin Niners that is absolutely hilarious…..as they tear the titties off the other team. This man just made me laugh….he was true genius….and Bone Daddy claims he is at the…