Gathered my goodies for Superbowl night and seemed
like everyone was in the store yesterday. Very busy where
I was. They ran the specials on chips and dips and drinks
as usual. I got to thinking about how the Supebowl got it’s
name.. Came across this on line thought maybe some of
you had not heard it either..
Some Super Bowl Trivia: The first Super Bowl (1967) was broadcast on
both NBC and CBS (with different announcers). Did you know that the
Super Bowl got it’s name from an 8-year old girl? Sharron Hunt was
the young daughter of Lamar Hunt, the owner of the Kansas City Chiefs. At the
time she was playing with a small rubber ball called a “super ball”
From watching his daughter he got the idea that the pro football
championship game be called the “Super Bowl”. Lamar suggested
that name to the other owners and they bought the idea! For some
Bowl is the #1 most watched TV program of the entire year.
It’s the 2nd top day of the year for food consumption in the U.S. during the year –
Thanksgiving Day is #1. The Pittsburgh Steelers have played in the most Super Bowls (6).
Four teams haven’t been in a Super Bowl (Jacksonville, Houston, Cleveland and of course the Lions).
Michigan has hosted the Super Bowl twice…in ‘82 at the Pontiac Silverdome and in ‘06 at Ford Field.
Those are the only two Super Bowls when snow was recorded at the stadium on game day.
(GUESS they got smart and decided to only have them in warm states from
then on,) I am hoping for a good game and not one sided and lots of great commercials.
I saw on tv that more and more people are submitting their own commercials
this year and can win big money too. Some of them are hilarious. Just goes to show
that AMERICAN people have a great sense of humor and talent.
Snow is predicted here for Tuesday and onto Wednesday.. I was hoping it would move
more north of me. Traveling in that back and forth is impossible. Heck with 8″ predicted
I won’t even get out of my Driveway without a PLOW. I attempted to snow throw
that much last year and it took 2 days as my thrower is not that powerful. I wait to
see what God gives us…I am hoping not to have to stay over as they frown on that
at that hospital.Oh well a heavy snowfall would be an emergency I guess.
HOPE WHERE YOU ARE YOU HAVE A GREAT SUPERBOWL SUNDAY…
THAT’S MY PICK..
Don’t care the score just so they WIN!!