Boom Goes the Dynamite Kid Gets Another Chance!


Boom goes the dynamite is the nickname given to a college media at Ball State University in March 2005. The sometimes hard to watch (due to his long stretches of silence and awkward noises) became an internet sensation. Then took off in the mainstream media.

Covering the March 22nd, 2005 NBA game between the Indiana Pacers and the New Jersey Nets, sportscaster Brian Collins utters the phrase that pays “boom goes the dynamite” as Pacer two guard Fred Jones nails a 3-pointer. Collins goes on to incorrectly give the final score as Pacers 63 – Nets 61 (which was the score with 3:42 remaining in the third quarter); the final score was actually Pacers 91 – Nets 98.

Collins was a part-time fill in. And on the night of this fateful broadcast, an inexperienced teleprompter operator accidentally fast-forwarded the script, leaving Collins with only an occasional few words to use.

And now comedian Daniel Tosh is giving Collins another chance.

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Houston Astros Foul Ball Couple to Get Web Redemption (Video)


You’ve probably seen this video from last season, the infamous Houston Astros “foul ball” couple. Here’s a video from MSNBC after the jump. It shows a rather douchey ‘Stros fan saving himself in order to let his girlfriend get drilled by a line drive.

Yeah, this girl certainly knows how to pick ’em doesn’t she? So much for that “bad boy” thing this guy is trying to do- look at how dangerous he is. Anyways, Tosh.O on Comedy Central is going to give them a “Web Redemption” on next’s week show. Tuesday 9 CT.

For more on Tosh.O’s work, check out the “Never miss a WNBA Eastern Conference Finals Club”

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Tosh.O’s WNBA Themed Spoof of Super Bowl Ad

Check out Daniel Tosh’s spoof of the “never miss a Super Bowl Club” credit card commercial.
This one has a WNBA theme. Yes, it’s kind of simplistic, stupid and juvenile. But it’s also rather funny.

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