Boston Strong

  One year ago the city of Boston fell victim to a cowardly act of terrorism. Today, the city remains strong in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings and prepares to celebrate the 118th running of the marathon in less than a week.  As Elton John said in Funeral for a Friend/Love Lies Bleeding: Oh it doesn’t seem like a year ago to this very day. To be honest, thinking...
Via Surviving Grady
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Interview With Elton John From 1978 to Promote NASL’s LA Aztecs: Friday Flashback

In 1978, singer Elton John was interviewed before a LA Aztecs game to help promote the NASL team and the sport in the United States. The interviewer seemed quite enamored by the British pop singer. And both gentlemen were dressed in the trendy clothes of the time. The backdrop of the stadium appears to be the LA Coliseum. Nevertheless, it’s an unusual and eyeopening video that...
Via EPL Talk
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Why The SEC Should be Watching Oregon/Stanford/Baylor/Oklahoma on Thursday Night

To steal an Elton John song, Thursday's night's alright for fightin'. Because this Thursday night, I'm going for forgo my 'But it's not SEC football' and concentrate on not one but TWO ranked battles going on elsewhere in the country between the fast cats of Baylor and Oklahoma and THAT GAME between Oregon and Stanford. And you know what? There's a...
Via SEC Football Blog
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Frankie Gavin aims to outshine Bruce Springsteen and Elton John

British welterweight star Frankie Gavin aims to outshine superstars Bruce Springsteen and Elton John when he defends his Commonwealth title at Leeds’ First Direct Arena on Saturday 21st December, live and exclusive on the Channel of Champions, BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch. 546). The undefeated Birmingham ace, who won outright his British title against David Barnes, will defend...
Via Ringnews24
October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Jimmie Johnson Toyota Owners 400 Race Preview

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. – “Don’t give us none of your aggravation. We had it with your discipline. Saturday night’s all right for fighting, going to get a little action in.” The lyrics of “Saturday Night’s Alright” by legendary singer-songwriter Elton John provides a somewhat fitting preview of five-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson and Team Lowe...
Via Start 'N' Park Blog
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Elton John At Patriots-Seahawks & Nats’ Fans Fake Leg & Yankees Ass Crack

Do you see random sh$% while driving to work and think it needs to be seen by the masses? Does the guy who sits next to you at work look like a tool on a daily basis? Does your dog lick his balls in an odd fashion? Is your neighbor working on some sort of outer space vehicle behind his shed? We want your WTF photos. Email us: mail@bustedcoverage.com Filed under: Daily WTF
Via Busted Coverage
October 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Here’s a parody of Elton John’s ‘Rocket Man’ about NHL lockout: ‘Lockout Man’ (vid)

With seemingly no end in sight to the NHL lockout, hockey fans in general are becoming increasingly anxious and more than a little frustrated. But because of the lockout, NHL fans also have a ton of time on their hands, not to mention an amazing spark of collective creativity, as evidenced by the multitude of [...]
Via Sportress of Blogitude
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Will the Super Bowl reach out to Elton John for a halftime show?

The London 2012 Olympics have concluded and while the ceremonies surrounding the opening and closing of the games surrounded English music history, one legendary musician was left out. Elton John. There seems to have been a rift between the producers of the Olympics and John according to British media. Readers here on Thepigskinreport.com have been made aware of the fact I would...
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August 13, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Jets subject of Elton John inspired theme song

Ballertainment Calling all New York Jets fans… Some cat named Jimmy, who goes by the name of Loco Fresh, who may or may not be related to cornerback extraordinaire Darrelle Revis, found inspiration in Elton John’s famous song, ‘Benny and the Jets’ and decided to create his own version, Jimmy and the Jets, as an ode to his favorite NFL team… Watch and listen… Honestly...
Via Ballertainment
July 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Olympics to be star-studded affair

From recorded music by Elton John and Muse, to videos featuring Hollywood stars like Charlize Theron, to live sports commentary provided through earphones, organizers are promising to enhance the experience for spectators at the London Olympics. Exactly one month before the July 27 opening of the games, organizers announced a series of measures Wednesday to inform and entertain...
Via AP on Fox
June 28, 2012  |  Discuss

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