Archive for June 2014

The Enduring Legacy Of Brian Piccolo Is More Than "Brian's Song"

It has been nearly 4 and 1/2 decades now since Brian Piccolo succumbed to cancer. Shortly after his death( in June of 1970) all of us got to know the story of Pic’s friendship with Gale Sayers and the battle he lost with embryonal cell carcinoma. It came via the made for television movie “Brian’s Song”. Now, each... Read more »

Seaman 2nd Class Yogi Berra Was Honored Today

Lawrence Peter Berra was honored today at the Yogi Berra Museum in Montclair, New Jersey. Yes, he was in attendance. No, he didn’t want to be. He would have preferred to be in Normandy, France with the other survivors of the Omaha Beach invasion. That’s right, Yogi Berra was part of D-Day on June 6, 1944.... Read more »