Howard Cosell

January 5, 2018 0

Howard William Cosell was once voted the most popular and most disliked sportscaster in America—in the same poll. Born Howard William Cohen in Winston-Salem, North…

My Favorite Things

December 18, 2017 1

For Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music, it was raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens.  At the Daily Dose, these are a few…

Larry Holmes

June 12, 2017 0

Larry Holmes is the only boxer in history to have stopped Muhammad Ali. Holmes was WBC heavyweight champion from 1978 to 1983 and IBF champ…

Ray Robinson

April 12, 2017 1

Sugar Ray Robinson was the greatest fighter – in any weight class – in boxing history. A dominant force in the ring for two decades,…

Wide World of Sports

March 29, 2017 1

ABC’s Wide World of Sports was one of the most ground-breaking programs in sports television history. Former Madison Avenue advertising executive Edgar Scherick created Wide…