The Disco Demolition Riot – July 1979
As an Englishman I find the attractions of baseball mystifying. It is a glorified game of rounders that is tedious in the extreme, punctuated only by the cheesy seventh innings stretch. 545 more words
Back on July 12th, 1979 our own Nick Digilio and Dave Hoekstra both traveled to Comiskey Park to attend Disco Demolition Night.
37 years and a few months later Dave joins Nick D to reminisce about that fateful evening and discuss his new book… 136 more words
Dave Plier and Dave Schwan talk ‘This Week in History’, including the first U.S Zoo, President Garfield is hot, Chicago’s Comiskey Park opens, the City of Chicago propose to secede from the state in 1925, Popeye debuts, Johnny Carson hits the airwaves, the first Gay Pride Parade and more. 19 more words