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Biggest Sports Icons of the 1970s

As far back as I can remember,  one of my first interests in life was sports.  I can remember looking over my Father’s shoulder as he read the sports page each morning.    708 more words

Evel Knievel

History Unveils 100-Film Documentary Series, Sets Evel Knievel Live Event In July

History is taking the wraps off two major projects: the History 100, a set of 100 documentaries exploring the past 100 years, and a three-hour live event in July honoring daredevil Evel Knievel. 1,882 more words

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History Sets 'History 100' Docu Film Series, Evel Knievel Stunt Special

History has unveiled plans for a 100-film documentary series chronicling major events and notable figures from the past 100 years. Werner Herzog, Barbara Kopple, Charles Ferguson, and Daniel Junge are among the documentary filmmakers lined up to produce projects for the series. 1,330 more words


Sidewinder's View: Viva Knievel (1977)

This morning’s movie…

…starring Evel Knievel as himself, with Leslie Nielsen and Marjoe Gortner as the picture’s drug-importing villains. Knievel’s mechanic is played by Gene Kelly, but I didn’t even realize it was him. 194 more words

Not So Easy

Peter Fonda and Evel Knievel advice for Christmas

When it comes to motorcycle security, we’ve gone a long way through after the production of this video. 41 more words



I’m seriously trying to keep this daily core habit alive today with this selection from my Cornball collection of albums.  Today, it’s the ‘Evel Knievel… 434 more words