HBO Blockheads Ventriloquism Show – Part 4 – Jay Johnson

DOG ASIDE: Jay Johnson (born July 11, 1949 in Lubbock, Texas…folks, he’s a West Texas boy….and cuz he’s from West Texas…I know him….cuz I’ll bet a dollar to a hole in a donut that he’s just like every other West Texas boy that I know….ie: Bone Daddy…..anyway, Johnson grew up in Richardson, Texas) is a ventriloquist…

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…

Special Abracadabra It Is Magic Host Dick Cavett Part 2

DOG ASIDE: Magic shows consist of many types of magic….and even more types of magic tricks….which are typically known by names and short phrases….like Asrah Levitation, Battle of the Barrels, Bill in Lemon, Bullet Catch, Cabinet Escape, Dagger Head Box, Dismemberment, Guillotin, Vanish Coin, Metamorphosis and Predicament Escape…..and so many more…..but they are all MAGIC…..and…

Special – Abracadabra It Is Magic – Host Dick Cavett – Part 1

DOG ASIDE:

Dick Cavett hosts a 3-part series called “Abracadabra It Is Magic”…..as he brings some of the finest magicians in the world together for this fascinating magic show…..from illusionists to prestidigitation masters of the art of magic….so, tell me….is there anyone alive who doesn’t like magic?…..if there is….they probably don’t like ice cream either.

Special – Abracadabra It Is Magic – Host Dick Cavett – Part 3

DOG ASIDE: Magic holds a special place in Bone Daddy’s heart…..cuz he stayed 12 nights at The Magic Castle in Hollywood, CA…..while attending the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games…..and there is no place in the world that holds magic in higher esteem than the Academy of Magical Arts which is housed at The Magic…

Special – 1975 – Magic Year In Sports – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: The year 1975 had super highs and some super lows…..as one of the lowest lows was to take place in the horse racing match race between the super filly Ruffian and the best stud Foolish Pleasure….for Ruffian would break her ankle and have to be destroyed…..but on the other side of lows were…

Special – 1970 – Magic Year In Sports Prt 2

DOG ASIDE; The year 1970 had some really outstanding magic moments in sports…..High Echelon comes from last to first to win the Kentucky Derby….Heavyweights Joe Frazier and Jimmy Ellis fight for the heavyweight championship…..Muhammad Ali returned to the ring again after three years of being stripped of his title to fight old nemesis Jerry Quarry…..while…

Special – 1970 – Magic Year In Sports Prt 1

DOG ASIDE: It was 1970…..the Viet Nam war was raging in Southeast Asia….Bone Daddy was graduating from Texas University and heading to Ft Eustis, VA…..the U.S. Army transportation school for training prior to finding out where his duty assignment would be….as Viet Nam looked to be an overwhelming favorite to be the point of destination…..while…