Today is the anniversary of the very first basketball game

Steve & Ted
Thursday, December 21st

Dr. James Naismith invented the game and its first official game was played on this day in 1891.


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More Israelis and the Israelis and says the US vetoed a similar measure offered by ally Egypt at the Security Council earlier this week some Angel fox needs. I'm 35 now Stephen Ted in the morning yeah and on this state this is the December 21. And we can tell you that winter will arrive officially that's 1028. A Emma. Central time this morning. The solstice is about three hours from now yes three hours left and also the view of celebrate ought to do it now finally get the sun coming back harder that's right. While this stayed in ninths in 1891 the first basketball game divided by James Nick Smith. Is believed to have been played at the international YMCA training school in Springfield Massachusetts. Final score one not. Just like soccer yeah. Related put a couple of speech peach baskets up and went after I don't know what it was like Berlin drivel or what but then they Smith I'd be one of those deals where it be fascinating if you could somehow get video of them. Nations came out to large and from there and well in south course he set up shop and you're pregnant Kansas well score one and efficacy have a peach baskets in the guy had his final Saturday get the ball out right raising from those humble beginnings what basketball like now my goodness what year is that that was 1991. Out and he talked last 120 years pretty amazing is that when you know my dad was playing music kid. It was pretty much here's the run and hand the ball off her girl and all of that ticket to handsets. And it's just evolved more and more around nicely it's just. Made up the game out of his own brain just trying to think up something to do indoors in a letter in the winter in Massachusetts and any employee can hopefully get ideas and and of course the original rules of basketball written up by him are now by hand in a museum opened Lawrence Lawrence. On the state in 1937 Disney released the movie Snow White and the seven dwarfs. Its first full length animated film in color now still up I still love to wants renowned now an amazing piece of work I'll sit and watch it just. Marvelous and L but Walt was Curry's yes they did why would you make eight a ninety minute long cartoon no one's gonna sit wants that. Ball always stood well walls ahead of his time waves of visionary and an odds that you it paid off. It's either another Kansas City connection Dahlia. Well as he grew up in rural missourians. And his young adult years in Kansas City now. You should always have a good idea who you're dealing with on Craig's list. That's Giuliani any transaction but even more so when you decide to do something. Like offer pot as legal tender mobile. Doubly true when you're offering the illegal pot exchange for an SUV that happens to be owned by a share a lord. That's what went down in Colorado Springs ga gazette newspaper reports a sheriff got a text from a man and veils. 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