Mar 18, 2014
Cubs’ Garza plays Mongo as ‘Blazing Saddles’ rides again
The Brewers pitcher certainly sounded like he was channeling the "Blazing Saddles" character made famous by Alex Karras when - on the subject of being traded by the Cubs - he told the Chicago Sun-Times: "I'm just a pawn.
WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley
Late Celebrities Left Out of Oscars' 'In Memoriam' Segment
The Oscars' "In Memoriam" segment is typically notable as much for who it excluded as for who it included.
Detroit Free Press
Daily list: Local athletes portrayed in movies
With a Gordie Howe TV movie headed for the Hallmark Channel, other local athletes who have been portrayed on screen, big and small: TOM HARMON: The Wolverines' Heisman winner played himself in "Harmon of Michigan," a 1941 movie.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
From A to Z in radio and TV
TV/Media writer John Kiesewetter's look back at 2012 from A to Z: A is for Andy Griffith and Andy Williams, who died this year along with Dale "Truckin' Bozo" Sommers, Larry Hagman, Dick Clark, Mike Wallace, Sherman Hemsley, Davey Jones, Don Cornelius and Alex Karras.