The original version of the video has amassed more than 28 million views, not including the remixes and all the other creative variations. Every year around St. Patrick’s Day more and more people are introduced to the video for the first time.
Last year, Barstool Sports announced the video is the first-ever induction into its Internet Hall of Fame. Obviously a major honor.
Unfortunately, after all these years, we still don’t know where da gold at.
I’m forever linked to the iconic story because I’m one of the anchors who introduced it on camera. As a result, I’m peppered with questions about it several times a year. One question is often repeated: “Was that a real news story?” The answer is yes and no…
We’d like to welcome a couple of new clients to SWC in 2019. Crystal Clear Imaging — the Official Signage Solutions Partner of the New Orleans Saints — and Matt Bowers’ New Orleans-area auto dealerships.
At the end of Super Bowl XLIV, as the clock ticked down to zero, WDSU sports anchor Fletcher Mackel, photographer Alvin Moore and I charged the field to interview players and I kept the iPhone rolling the whole time.
The video is unedited and runs six minutes and 30 seconds. It captures the emotion, excitement and enormity of the moment. And a Kim Kardashian congratulatory kiss to Reggie Bush.