DOG ASIDE: There are a handful of NFL players throughout history that got better as they got longer in the tooth in their NFL careers….especially quarterbacks like George Blanda, Sonny Jorgenson, Billy Kilmer, Carsen Palmer and Earl Morrell. It wasn’t that these leaders were bad when they were young….cuz they weren’t….it is just like fine…Details
DOG ASIDE: Comedian singer songwriter Martin Mull live in concert sings another of his uniquely written comedic songs….I’m Gonna Hate Myself in the Morning If I Have To Love Myself Tonight…. which is as usual with Mull…..a really good laugh….as the crowd provides the tap dancing for this song. It will make you feel good…Details
DOG ASIDE: From 1966 to 1974….Dallas Cowboy Fullback Walt Garrison rode herd over the NFL….as the real cowboy on the Dallas Cowboys….cuz he was a cowboy many times over before he was ever one in Dallas….since he had been a collegiate star running back for the Oklahoma State Cowboys. As “real cowboy”….he spent time on the…Details
DOG ASIDE: Comedian Martin Mull does his famous sit-down nightclub comedy….where he and his band sit throughout the entire show. Mull is one of those comedians who likes to integrate music into his routines….singing only songs that he wrote….and to say that his songs are just a bit weird and off the wall….they are indeed…Details
DOG ASIDE: Sportscaster Bob Costas brings us an inside look at Chicago Bears RB Willie “The Wisp” Galimore….whose # 28 was retired by the Bears organization. The Wisp left his mark on the NFL from 1957 to 1963….in a career spent with DA BEARS. Galimore was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in…Details
DOG ASIDE: Comedian Red Skelton was an entertainer of the highest order….stand up comedian, mime, unforgettable characters, clown….making people laugh all over the world from 1937 to 1971 on radio and on television….for this lovable man never used a curse word and never belittled anyone….in all of his years of making America laugh. Bone Daddy…Details
Nearly every comedian that I have seen….and I’ve seen a lot of them….has sports related routines in their repertoire….for one simple reason….cuz they work and they make people laugh. This is one of Steve Martin’s that just makes me laugh.
DOG ASIDE: Basketball is the sport that Bone Daddy was the best at….he still loves the game and is a die-hard San Antonio Spurs fan…..but as a young budding Sportsphile while balling on the playgrounds of Midland, Texas….he was a Boston Celtics fan to the max…loving Cousy, Heinsohm, Nelson, Sanders, Russell et al….but his favorite…Details