The one year anniversary of the raid that killed Osama Bin Laden is nearing and all the major news networks are showing special presentations this week. If you would like to watch how CNN described this raid one year ago, watch the video replay below.
Monday, April 30, 2012
The LA Clippers mounted an amazing comeback against the Memphis Grizzlies Sunday night. If you would like to watch a video replay of how they did it - click the box below.
Sunday, April 29, 2012
There was a terrible car accident at the Bronx Zoo in New York on Sunday. If you would like to watch a video replay of news coverage from the scene, click the box below.
In Washington, April 28 2012, President Barack Obama joked about eating a dog at the annual White House Correspondents Dinner. If you would like to watch a video replay of his comments, click the box below.
Sunday, April 29 2012, NBA player Andrew Bynum broke the record for most blocked shots in a game. If you would like to watch a video replay of him breaking the record, click the box below.
Bryce Harper hit his first MLB hit today. If you would like to watch a video replay, click the box below.
The National Geographic Channel will soon show a special program where Hollywood director James Cameron dives to the deepest part of the ocean (Mariana Trench). If you would like to watch a promotional video this deep sea dive by Cameron, click the box below.
Comedian Jimmy Kimmel knocked it out of the ball park at the 2012 White House Correspondents dinner in Washington D.C. on Saturday night. If you missed the show, don't worry - just click the video box below for a replay of Jimmy Kimmel's performance.
Millions of Americans watched in horror Saturday night as Chicago Bulls star player Derrick Rose injured his ACL. Most people don't know what an ACL knee injury is or how it is treated. In the video presentation below, find out more about both.
Chicago Bulls player Derrick Rose suffered a severe ACL knee injury on Saturday night in a game against Philadelphia. Rose is likely out for the season. If you would like to watch a video replay of Derrick Rose's injury, click the box below.
Saturday, April 28, 2012
Tonight, April 28 2012, President Obama hosted this years White House Correspondents Dinner (WHCD). Most years, this get together of politicians and members of the national news media is a fun experience for all involved. If you would like to watch a video replay of the 2012 White House Correspondents Dinner, click the box below.
We have all heard the term fat cat before, but usually that refers to some rich old guy. However, this past week we learned that there really are severely overweight cats out there and the biggest weighs in at 40 pounds. Watch this really big cat in the video below.
A body was found today, believed to be that of Peter Keller, in a bunker in Washington State. Keller was believe to have killed his wife and daughter last weekend. If you would like to watch a replay of raw video from the scene, click the box below.
Yesterday, April 27 2012, presidential hopeful Mitt Romney gave a speech at Otterbein University. If you would like to watch a full video replay of that speech - click the box below.
Friday, April 27, 2012
Rescuers are working against time to save a trapped dolphin in Huntington Beach, California. The dolphin is trapped in the shallow waters of Bolsa Chica. If you would like to watch a video replay of a news report from the scene, click the box below.
There were a bunch of quarterbacks chosen in the first round of the 2012 NFL draft. Among them was Ryan Tannehill who was selected by the Miami Dolphins. If you would like to watch a video replay of his selection, click the box below.
Yesterday, on a flight between Detroit and Chicago there were fears that one of the passengers was suffering from monkeypox. To find out more about what happened, watch a video replay of local news coverage from the box below.
Saxophonist Tommy Marth of 'The Killers' death has been ruled a suicide by the medical examiner. Marth died earlier this week from a gunshot wound to the head. If you would like to watch a video replay of news coverage about his death, click the box below.
I have been a fan of Star Trek ever since I was a little boy back in the 1960's. So image how excited I was to see the video below. A fan has built a laser (phaser) that looks exactly like the ones on the original Star Trek TV series. It actually works, at least on balloons. Check out the neat video below and image how cool it would be to own one of these.
Have you heard about the new viral video where a monkey and a cat are playing with each other on a park bench? If not, check out a replay of this funny clip by clicking the box below.
Recently, there was a white Orca whale filmed swimming off the coast of Russia. It is possible that this whale is one of a kind. If you would like to watch a video replay of this white Orca whale swimming in the Pacific Ocean, click the box below.
President Barack Obama gave a speech at Fort Stewart Georgia today (April 27 2012). If you would like to watch a video replay of his speech, click the box below.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have drafted guard David Decastro to play for their team. If you would like to watch the selection of David Decastro by the Steelers in the 2012 NFL draft, click the box below.
A great quarterback is headed to the Cleveland Brown in 2012. Oklahoma State star Brandon Weeden was drafted by the Browns in this years draft. If you would like to watch a video replay of Brandon Weeden being drafted by Cleveland, click the box below.
On Thursday night, The Kansas City Chiefs drafted Dontari Poe in the first round. If you would like to watch a video replay of Dontari Poe being drafted into the NFL by the Kansas City Chiefs', click the box below.
It has been clear the past several seasons that the Dallas Cowboys have needed some new and young blood on defense. On Thursday, the team took the first step in improving their defense by drafting Morris Claiborne. Hopefully, the Cowboys will find other defensive players to replace some of the aging ones currently on the team. If you would like to watch a video replay of Morris Claiborne being drafted by the Dallas Cowboys, click the box below.
It would be logical that Baylor's RG3 would desire to play for the Dallas Cowboys. After all, Dallas is only 90 miles from Waco Texas. However, when it comes to big money and the NFL Draft - star players like RG3 must play where they are selected in the draft. If you would like to watch RG3 being drafted into the NFL, click the box below to watch a video replay of that event.
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Thursday night, Quinton Coples was drafted by the New York Jets. If you would like to watch a video replay of this exciting moment, click the box below.
People have known for weeks that Andrew Luck would be the number one NFL draft pick in 2012 and on Thursday night that is exactly what happened. Andrew Luck will play for the Indianapolis Colts. If you would like to watch a video replay of Andrew Luck being drafted, click the box below.
Recently, over 300 bodies stacked up in the coroner's office in Chicago because no one showed up to claim them. It's hard to believe even in a large city like Chicago there are that many dead people who did not have family to claim them. To me, this is a sad sign that our society in America is still on the decline.
I just love videos like the one below. Watch a replay of a dog singing along with a lady on TV. I like dogs and really enjoy watching them have a good time. I could watch this all day.
As a citizen of Waco Texas, tonight will be special as former Baylor Quarterback RG3 is drafted by the Washington Redskins. Andrew Luck will be the first pick and will go to the Indianapolis Colts and then it will be RG3's turn. During most years, sports are not something most people think about when they read about Baylor University. However, in 2012 that has started to change.
Millions of NFL fans around the world look forward to draft day each year and tonight is the night. The top two or three picks are pretty much settled, but on ESPN tonight - there should be a few big surprises. Last year, almost 50 million people watched the NFL Draft on ESPN and this year even more are expected to tune in.
In the middle of a presidential election year, Arizona's controversial immigration law is being heard by the US Supreme Court. After the first day of oral arguments, it appears that most of the justices are coming down on the side of the State of Arizona. If you would like to watch a video replay of what happened in the US Supreme Court in regards to this case - click the video box below.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
In the video replay below, watch a race car lose control and crash into a TV camera. This is wild stuff. I hope no one was hurt. These high speed quarter mile races are very dangerous as cars surpass speeds of 300 miles per hour in a matter of seconds.
People who regularly watch Jimmy Fallon on NBC late night know all about his "slow jam" segment. However, tonight that part of his show took on new meaning as the President of the United States helped out the entertainer. If you would like to watch a video replay of Barack Obama "slow jamming" with Jimmy Fallon, click the box below.
The bad news is that another cow in the United States has tested positive for BSE or better known as Mad Cow Disease. The good news is that meat from this cow did not enter the human food chain. This case of BSE is a rare form that is not transmitted by the consumption of food. In the video box below, there is more information about this story from the USDA.
Have you heard about the latest viral video? It comes from China where a young girl is walking down the street and does not notice that she has moved from a sidewalk into a board covered construction area. In the video below, watch as this girl falls through the street as she is texting away.
Former NFL great Deion Sanders is having a bad day after his wife Pilar was arrested for assaulting him. The arrest allegedly took place in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. In recent years, Sanders has been a commentator on various TV sports talk programs.
In a move that was more apart of making its new leader look strong rather than a serious threat, North Korea just threatened its neighbor to the south with destruction within a matter of four minutes. If anyone doubts that there are still bad actors on the world stage, they only need to look at what has happened to the people of North Korea over the past few decades. Watch the video below for more information about this latest war talk.
Monday, April 23, 2012
American League pitching great Ivan Rodriguez of the Texas Rangers announced today (April 23, 2012) that he is retiring from Major League Baseball. He will be missed by the Texas Rangers and thousands of fans who loved to watch him put a stop to stolen bases. In the video box below, watch a tribute to this great athlete.
Sunday, April 22, 2012
It's almost the end of April 2012, but the weather forecast for folks in the northeastern United States is for snow on Monday. By all measures, it has been a mind winter - but before spring turns into summer this year, there will be some really nasty winter weather in New York and Massachusetts. Click the video box below for the latest weather forecast.
One of the singers in the music group "The Bee Gees" (Robin Gibb) has been diagnosis with colorectal cancer. In the early stages, this type of cancer can be successfully treated. If you would like to learn more about colorectal cancer and how it effects the body, click the video box below.
This weekend, the number one movie at the box office was a comedy called "Think Like A Man". I have not seen this movie yet, but it does look good. Feel free to watch the video trailer in the box below.
The once popular leader of France was defeated today in a general election. France, along with many other governments in Europe are suffering under the weight of a severe recession. Expect more governments in Europe to fall as financial hard times continue, because of excessive social spending over the decades. There will be a runoff in the weeks ahead, but at the present time a victory for Sarkozy is in doubt.
In the video clip below, you may watch some highlights of the perfect baseball game pitched by Philip Humber yesterday. Most of the video from that game is restricted by MLB, but the footage below was shot by a fan in the stands. Even as baseball loses fans to sports like professional football, there is still extreme excitement when someone throws a perfect game.
After being ignored by school officials, recently a 9-year-old boy decided to take matters into his own hands by standing up to a boy who had been bullying him all school year. In the infinite wisdom of this kids school they decided to suspend both kids for fighting. If you would like to watch a video replay about this story, click the box below.
The past few days, there have been a bunch of meteor showers visible to millions of people around the world. If you would like to watch a video replay of some of these meteor showers, click the box below.
Just when you thought you had heard of every crazy weight loss diet plan, something new comes along. The latest craze in losing weight is called the K-E Diet. On this plan, a person has a feeding tube inserted through their nose and is feed small amounts of protein and fat for a short period of time. If you would like to watch a video replay of how this new diet works, click the box below.
The US Secret Service has been in the news in a negative way in recent days after some of the members of this elite force were caught breaking rules. With that in mind, watch a video replay of a special series produced for Discovery TV in the box below to see how members of this secret group of men and women should behave on the job.
Back in 1979, a young boy by the name of Etan Patz went missing in the New York City area. In fact, he was one of the first children ever placed on milk cartons, a technique used back then to try and locate missing kids. NYC police and the FBI are once again searching for young Etan by digging up concrete in the basement of a New York building. If you would like to watch a video replay of news coverage about this case, click the box below.
For folks over the age of 50, a man by the name of Chuck Colson is someone we all remember. During the disgraced presidency of Richard Nixon, Colson played a major role in the crimes that brought his administration down. Later in life, Chuck Colson turned to religion to improve his tattered reputation. If you would like to watch a video replay of a tribute paid to Chuck Colson by the AP, click the box below.
Saturday, April 21, 2012
A humble Phillip Humber sat down to answer questions about the perfect game he pitched on Saturday against the Seattle Mariners. If you would like to watch a video replay of that news conference, click the box below.
The ball park where the Boston Red Socks play baseball celebrated its 100th birthday yesterday. Most things built 100 years or more ago in the USA are not standing anymore. However, Fenway Park is an exception to that rule. If you would like to watch a video replay tribute to Fenway Park and the Boston Red Socks, click the box below.
As everyone now knows, Dick Clark died this week at the age of 82. If you would like to watch a video tribute to this outstanding man who created the careers of many members of the entertainment community, simply click the box below. So long, Mr. Clark.
It did not take long before a former Secret Service agent, who once guarded Sarah Palin, was thrown under the bus by the former VP candidate after he quit in disgrace yesterday. If you would like to listen to Gov. Sarah Palin's comments to Fox News on Thursday, click the video box below.
For the past couple of weeks, millions of Americans have been waiting to hear something from George Zimmerman about why he killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin with a handgun. On Friday, Zimmerman appeared in a Florida courtroom and apologized to Martin's parents during a bail hearing. If you would like to watch a video replay of George Zimmerman's apology, click the box below.
The weekend has finally arrived, so why not watch something that will make you laugh, smile and forget about the past week. Click the box below and watch a video replay of a lamb dancing and jumping around the living room of a young woman. It certainly made me smile.
Friday, April 20, 2012
When I woke up this morning, I checked my Facebook page to see what was going on. Much to my surprise, I found numerous people posting about something called "420". Maybe like you, I did not know what all this talk, about "420", was about so I did some searching on Google. It appears that "420" has something to do with Americans who want to see the legalization of cannabis (aka weed or marijuana). If you would like to watch a video replay of a news story about this "420" topic, click the box below.
Like millions of other young people, I remember running home from school in the 1960's to watch my favorite afternoon television program called "Dark Shadows". The star of that show was a man by the name of Jonathan Frid. He played the lead character (Barnabas Collins). Mr. Frid died today at the age of 87. For kids who grew up in the 1960's and remember "Dark Shadows" and Barnabas Collins' well. Why not relive some of those old memories by watching a video replay of what we all considered great entertainment back then?
17-years-ago a crazy American citizen by the name of Timothy McVey, climbed into his rented Ryder truck loaded with explosives and headed toward downtown Oklahoma City. McVey's terrorist attack occurred years before September 11, 2001 - but his actions none the less brought fear to a nation that had not seen such violence within its own shores in a long time. If you would like to watch TV news coverage of that day 17-years-ago, click the video box below.
Millions of people are saddened today at the passing of singer Levon Helm. He preformed with a group called the band. If you would like to watch this outstanding singer preform again in a video replay of one of his biggest songs, click the box below.
Thursday, April 19, 2012
In case you missed it, the other night, Jimmy Kimmel brought out a huge poster of Jennifer Love Hewitt's boobs that were previously advertised on a billboard near his studio. This is a family blog, but Jimmy's tribute to Jennifer Love's boobs is done in good taste. If you would like to watch a video replay of that segment, click the box below.
Usually, political campaigns wait until at least October of an election year before they really start getting down and dirty about their opponent. However, in 2012 - some members of the GOP have brought out the really hard stuff even before the summer gets started. In the video clip below, you may watch a parody of what Hitler thought when he learned that President Barack Obama ate his dog. While this is a funny video, in reality there are some really big issues in this election campaign and the fact that President Obama may or may not have eaten dog meat at one time in his life is not one of those major issues.
It is with sadness that I report today that Pat Summitt has stepped down as the head coach of the lady's basketball program at Tennessee. Wow, what a legend she is and even though she will not be leading the team by herself anymore - she will still be noticeable in the athletic program there. If you would like to watch a video replay of Pat Summitt's announcement, click the box below.
I was brought to tears Wednesday afternoon when I learned that Dick Clark had died at the age of 82. Like millions of other people of all ages, I grew up watching Dick Clark on television. What a great talent and a man who will be remember for decades to come. If you would like to watch a replay of Dick Clark being interviewed in better times, click the box below.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
- September 5 7:30 PM CST @ New York Giants
- September 16 3:05 PM CST @Seattle Seahawks
- September 23 12:00 Noon vs. Tampa Bay Bucs
- October 1 7:30 PM CST vs. Chicago Bears
- October 14 12:00 Noon @Baltimore Ravens
- October 21 12:00 Noon @ Carolina Panthers
- October 28 3:15 PM CST vs. New York Giants
- November 4 7:20 PM CST @ Atlanta Falcons
- November 11 3:15 PM CST @Philadelphia Eagles
- November 18 Noon CST vs. Cleveland Browns
- November 22 3:15 PM CST vs. Washington Redskins
- December 2 7:20 PM CST vs. Philadelphia Eagles
- December 9 Noon CST @ Cincinnati Bengals
- December 16 3:15 CST vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
- December 23 Noon* vs. New Orleans Saints
- December 30 Noon CST @Washington Redskins
There is so much violence in the world today, but a crime that took place on Monday in Houston is one of the worst I have heard of in a long time. According to local reports, a woman approached the pickup of a mother and her infant child and then shot the mother and took her baby. The mother died and now police in Texas have issued an "Amber Alert" for the small baby. If you would like to watch a video replay of the news coverage in Houston about this terrible story, click the video box below.
Even though I live in the United States, I enjoy watching a British TV show called "Britain's Got Talent. On this show I first heard Paul Potts and Susan Boyle sing. This year (2012), there is a group of young male singers who I believe have an excellent chance of winning the whole competition. If you have not heard them sing, you owe it to yourself to watch a video replay of "Only Boys Aloud" preform at their first audition on BGT by clicking the video box below.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
To people like myself who call Central Texas home, it is a mixed bag of goods knowing that one of our neighbors is rocker Ted Nugent. For those who do not know, Nugent is probably even more to the political right than Rush Limbaugh. At one time, he wrote a column for the local newspaper in Waco, Texas - but that job went away when a new owner bought the company. If you would like to see a video replay of Ted Nugent's comments about President Obama at a recent NRA convention, click the video box below.
It was exciting and sad all at the same time when the Space Shuttle Discovery made its way from Florida to Washington D.C. on Monday. As it has done so many times before, the Shuttle Discovery rode on the back of a specially designed 747 to its permanent home in a museum. If you would like to watch highlights the final voyage of the Space Shuttle Discovery, click the video box below.
Millions of people were shocked Monday night when liberal commentator Bob Beckel dropped the "F Bomb" live on the Fox News Channel. The event happened on the Hannity Show when Mr. Beckel did not realize that a commercial break had ended and the show was once again live nationwide. If you would like to watch a video replay of Bob Beckel dropping the F Bomb on live television Monday night, click the video box below.
Monday, April 16, 2012
Most human beings could learn a lot about loyalty by watching the actions of a Black Labrador Retriever dog named "Gracie". In Los Angeles recently, "Gracie's" best friend was hit and killed by a car on a busy LA street. As you may see in the touching video replay below, "Gracie" risked her own life by laying down in the middle of a busy street in an effort to protect her friend. "Gracie" will be put up for adoption in upcoming days and we should all hope she finds a home that will treat her with the same respect she gave to her former friend.