4 Strange Sports In America's Past

4 Strange Sports In America's Past

There are 5 comments on the WGBH story from Apr 11, 2014, titled 4 Strange Sports In America's Past. In it, WGBH reports that:

In recent pursuits, we have come upon accounts of once-practiced - and somewhat, shall we say, curious - sports that have long since faded into obscurity.

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Parden Pard

Whitehall, PA

#1 Apr 11, 2014
In the 50's ,I remember "Flipsies" with base ball cards.Thats when I won an old Babe Ruth card and other great cards.My mom threw them out when I was in the hospital with a concussion and broken arm,,from jumping off a milk truck goin 30m an hour.(what an idiot I was)(All my comic books went with the cards),,,(I'm still steaming)

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Chicago, IL

#2 Apr 11, 2014
What say we pick a few games of Quoits out in the garden and then settle down for a hand or two of Whist in the parlour with some tea?
Parden Pard

Whitehall, PA

#3 Apr 11, 2014
Uh Clem wrote:
What say we pick a few games of Quoits out in the garden and then settle down for a hand or two of Whist in the parlour with some tea?
NO PROBLEM,,just bring along the tequila and beer,,say,,,,?(stay inquisitive ,my friend)

“New & Improved..”

Level 8

Since: Oct 07

Formerly From Kenya

#4 Apr 11, 2014
and

~still~
None of these rivals the impact of Jarts...after a few beers...

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Chicago, IL

#5 Apr 11, 2014
Parden Pard wrote:
<quoted text>
NO PROBLEM,,just bring along the tequila and beer,,say,,,,?(stay inquisitive ,my friend)
Yes, my tea is from Long Island.

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