Rory McIlroy adds a new dimension to that old phrase that a golfer is “in his pocket”
The University of Louisville’s inaugural season in the Atlantic Coast Conference demands a new look on the Yum Center basketball floor. This time lapse video shows the entire process.
Meanwhile, athletics director Tom Jurich and head basketball coach Rick Pitino are participating in various charitable fundraising events to further the school’s philanthropic footprint in Kentucky and the region.
and to get the rest of us mere mortals ready for football, little Jimmy Fallon and tall but awkward Blake Shelton play Random Object Football Toss
And if you do eat too much bean dip, don’t act like Cory Johnson didn’t warn you:
Watch Rory, Phil, Rickie, and Henrik play every shot of their final rounds in the 2014 PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville.
SPOILER: Rory wins.
The summer of 2014 Ice Bucket Challenges raised lots of money for ALS research, despite reports illustrating that billions more dollars are needed and that only 27% of incoming ALS-targeted gifts are actually spent on research.
Many prominent people took the pain and made donations. Critics claim many are doing it simply for platitudes on social media. Viewers were both pained and flummoxed that so many show business people don’t understand that vertical video is amateurish production.
The water splashing phenomenon actually grew out of a fundraising campaign by firefighters, including exponential growth among WHAS Crusade for Children participants.
Here are city of Louisville firefighters dousing me for a $100 Crusade “Cold Water Challenge” during May 2014. Brrrr. I’m still shivering.
And then there is this…
Terry & Kristen illustrate a gracious greeting between NFL rivals. “Hello, friend. I hope my team scores more points than yours.”
“Oh, I’m certain that my team will prevail.”
“Bye bye now, friend!”
Meanwhile, Chicago Bears fans don’t mind desecrating the name of their only coach who led the team to a Super Bowl victory. Mike Ditka is no doubt delighted that his family honor is equated with a fat man’s small penis.
Taylor Swift’s first single from her forthcoming all-pop album “1989″ is a sugar sweet treat called Shake it Off.
Notice that there are very few tattoos on the dancers and “fans” included in the shoot. Is clean skin the new edgy?
Legendary game show and SNL announcer Don Pardo has passed away. For 38 years, he blasted out weekly cast introductions for NBC’s Saturday Night Live.
On a visit to Louisville in 1981, Mr. Pardo sat for an interview with Ron Clay and me on WLRS-FM. He handed me a scrap of paper (pictured below) that I still carry in my wallet to this very day.
Boiled down it means “Keep it brief.”
Goodnight, Don. It was an amazing ride. Ron Clay & I had a great time introducing you to so many lovely ladies that night at Phoenix Hill and the Toy Tiger. And thanks for letting our city capitalize on your phrase “Fourth Street Liiiiiiiiivvvvveee!”
Here’s Weird Al’s song “I Lost on Jeopardy” featuring Don Pardo.