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5 people you didn't know were from Lafayette

1. Charles Foley – Born in 1930, Charles Foley was a co-inventor of the popular game Twister.  Despite huge sales, he recieved a small percentage of royalties from the game and never made much money off of it. 218 more words


Wrestling Mania

My parents exposed their child to often unusual and atypical experiences-or at least looking back, it seems so. We went to the racetrack and church, the bowling alley and Bible school. 565 more words

Sporting Adventures

Spike Huber, who had a short WWF stint in '84, is Dick the Bruiser’s son-in-law

One wrestler whom I’ve wanted to write about since I started this blog also happens to be a competitor I know little about.

For me, it’s an irony indeed when it comes to Spike Huber. 275 more words

WWF Personalities

Year 15! Monkey Power Trio Step Up

The Monkey Power Trio have their 15th platter of wigged out mayhem out, and good news: it’s a great one – their best in a while. 258 more words

Seven Best: Detroit television personalities

Last month’s death of classic comedian Soupy Sales had me reminiscing about Detroit television. So, in his honor, Assignment Detroit presents a list of the best area TV stars. 523 more words