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Howard Cosell

Young people will not remember this man. He was a journalist, lawyer, and sportscaster and more (even a spot in a Woody Allen movie). Along with all of that, he was egotistical, insecure, annoying, opinionated, cruel, obnoxious, jealous, petty but yet I still liked the guy.  434 more words

Keith Jackson, Howard Cosell call the World Series

If you happen to have about 2 hours to kill sometime I highly highly HIGHLY recommend using that time to watch and listen to Game 6 of the 1977 World Series: 160 more words

Talking Sports In A Bar On A Stool At A Hi-top Table

Monday Night Football at the Saratoga

Pro football seems to me to be a fading proposition.

– We’re scrambling the players’ brains. Their brains! That can’t go on.
– Every third play is either a penalty or a game-stopping injury…or both. 299 more words


Breath of Heaven

“The ultimate victory in competition is derived from the inner satisfaction of knowing that you have done your best and that you have gotten the most out of what you had to  332 more words

Dear John or: Silver in the Snow


Today is December 8, 2017. It was December 8, 1980, when the world lost one of its most celebrated and controversial celebrities and brilliant minds. 506 more words

Life As We Know It

Battle Of The Sexes

In 1973, Billie Jean King faced off against Bobby Riggs in a tennis match in Houston’s Astrodome. King was near the top of her game. Riggs was over the hill but still playing. 325 more words

Aircheck: "Speaking Of Everything", 3/13/1988

I’d really be remiss if I didn’t mention the passing of comedian Jerry Lewis last week at the age of 91. You see, I was born in Largo, Florida on the morning of September 6, 1971, which that year Labor Day. 338 more words