Daily Archives: December 18, 2010

An incredible kick to the face. And end of the year announcer screw-ups

Sometimes on a Saturday, you just need to see a good knockout. Here’s Anthony Pettis, an MMA fighter, with an incredible jumping off the cage kick to his opponents’ face Thursday night.
Even if you’re against violence and MMA, you have to admit, this is kind of cool.

**So many wonderful end of the year lists and compilations in December. This was one of my favorites. The lovely people at awfulannouncing.com have put together their 10 worst on-air announcer screwups of the air. Here’s the link to all 10, but I have to embed two of my favorites here below.

First, No.7, an English soccer studio show throws it down to the sidelines of a game for a report from the sideline announcer. Who has absolutely no idea what’s going on. This killed me:

And my other favorite from this list, No.3, a high school football announcing team in Massachusetts  displays the utmost professionalism in disagreeing with a referee’s call. And the New England accents make this 10 times funnier than it would’ve otherwise been. And please stay tuned for the last line, it’s classic:

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