Gonna Cry Now!

Posted in Blogroll on May 21st, 2008 by Ron Glover

In 1983, the Rocky statue was no more than a movie prop. In Rocky III, it was presented as a gift from the City of Philadelphia to the “Italian Stallion” Rocky Balboa for winning the Heavyweight Championship from Apollo Creed. The statue was mounted atop the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Today, the statue is an attraction for visitors from around the world, many come to Philadelphia just to run the steps of the Museum and to see the statue of their hero.

For yours truly, the idol worship bestowed upon this fictional champion may possibly be at the root of my beloved city’s professional sports championship drought.

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Didn’t Know How MuchThis Still Hurts

Posted in Blogroll on May 21st, 2008 by Michael Tillery

Got some comments in moderation that I’m not posting but I wanted to get this up last night.

Loved Ossie Davis’ words post shooting. Definitely Spike’s best work.

Didn’t know this next scene existed. Did you?