L E’s Stories – “Excuse Me + Turtle Back Rider + King Tut + Wild And Crazy Guy + Banjo Boy Provides Pure Comedic Genius” – A Salute To Steve Martin

In writing this story today…..it brings me great joy because I am showcasing one of the truly talented entertainers in our expansive vintage video museum….for this man could do it all…..with the ability to fill large stadium for his stand-up comedy routine….to being a huge star on the silver screen, while winning an Academy Award….to…

L E’s Stories – “The Gift Of Comedy” – A Tribute To America’s Clown Prince

We have posted more than a couple of handfuls of comedian Red Skelton…..who we affectionately call “America’s Clown Prince”…..cuz this prince of a clown was blessed with the gift of comedy….as he could make people of all ages from 1 to 100 laugh.  Red Skelton has been nothing but a gift from God to ImaSportsphile…..and when…

L E’s Stories – “Heeeeeeeeeeeeer’s Johnny” – A Tribute To The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson is an American late-night talk show….which was hosted by Johnny Carson under the Tonight Show franchise that aired on NBC from October 1, 1962, to May 22, 1992….for this program was truly interwoven into the very fabric of the USA…which was watched often, almost regularly by Bone Daddy…..cuz it started after the late night news….when all the sports…

L E’s Stories – A Tribute To Jonathan Winters – Bone Daddy’s Favorite Comedian Growing Up In Midland, Texas

Did you know that  you just might be a Sportsphile….if you respond to a beautiful bartender asking you what you want to drink with “Can we get the Cowboy game on this TV?” ….or if you watch every minute of the entire NFL Draft selection process….all the way to Mr. Irrelevant….or if you own a fantasy team…

Comedy – 1963 To 2005 – The Comedic Genius Of Richard Pryor Videos

After having to opportunity to post videos of so many artists with the God given ability to make people laugh….it has become obvious that there are a few of those artist that really excelled at this art…..and Richard Pryor was truly one of those comedians…..albeit is true that he was not only poignant and ruggedly…

L E’s Stories – We’ve Done So Much With So Little….We Can Almost Do Anything Without Nuthin’ 

Bone Daddy, the original Sportsphile, has always said that“The true beauty of the coaching profession is the ability of a Coach who understands the power of teaching valuable life lessons to his players…..and not just how to win a game.”…..as this statement certainly applies to my story today. Now don’t get me wrong here….I said…

Comedy – 1978 – The Johnny Carson Show – With Psychic Carnac The Magnificent and Actor Dom DeLuise

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson is an American talk show hosted by Johnny Carson under the Tonight Show franchise from October 1, 1962 through May 22, 1992.  It originally aired during late-night….and for its first decade was based at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, with some episodes recorded at NBC-TV’s West Coast studios in Burbank, California….then on May 1, 1972, the show moved to…