morons...hope they don't ever wonder why newspapers are going out of business.
: Read this story on Robbie's jump today. I find
: it amazing how dumb these reporters are
: today. It says Evel jumped the Grand Canyon
: in Idaho in 1974. Now even if you don't know
: the name of the canyon Evel jumped, don't
: you think you would at the very least know
: the Grand Canyon is NOT IN IDAHO. Crazy..
: Daredevil Knievel performing in RivCo
: By City News Service, on October 29, 2011,
: at 7:59 am
: Daredevil Robbie Knievel will jump his
: motorcycle some 200 feet over 25 cars this
: afternoon at Spotlight 29 Casino in
: (Photo by sidehike/Flickr)
: The Casino hosted a free, three-day
: “Daredevil in the Desert” festival starting
: Thursday. Knievel is making his first
: appearance in the desert this week.
: The festival will open at 10 a.m., and
: motorcyclists will do stunts in the “Globe
: of Death” at 10, noon and 2 p.m. Knievel
: will jump at 4 p.m.
: The festival includes a classic car
: exhibition, motorcycle demonstrations, and
: food. After the jump, there is a poker
: tournament at 5:30 and “Ghostbusters”
: Halloween party at 8 with Ray Parker Jr. and
: The BusBoys and Otis Day.
: Robbie Knievel is the son of the late Evel
: Knievel, probably the country’s most famous
: motorcycle daredevil.
: In 1974, he attempted to launch himself over
: the Grand Canyon in Idaho, but did not make
: it. A parachute enabled him to survive with
: only minor injuries.