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Vin Scully and the General

This past Saturday Night we ventured out to the Cal State Northridge Valley Performing Arts Center to catch Buster Keaton’s groundbreaking silent film “The General” with the New West orchestra conducted by Richard Kaufman providing the soundtrack. It was a crime that we had never been and I have to admit my surprise at how …

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Wendell Tyler didn’t fumble this one

In the fall of 1975, Wendell Tyler became my first UCLA Bruin football hero. The speedy slashing runner would make your jaw drop with hisĀ game-changing runs, while also making you wince with his propensity to fumble. In a ghastly giveaway show before 80,927 people in the stands and a national television audience, UCLA fumbled 11 …

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