Eagles Super Bowl Parade

I went out to take a look as the Eagles Super Bowl championship parade arrived at Philadelphia City Hall earlier this afternoon.

I had my pocket camera on a three-foot selfie stick so that I could view images and snap pictures through an iPhone app — but I could still barely see over the enormous crowd.

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Eagles fans celebrate

Throngs of Philadelphia Eagles fans celebrate on Broad Street in the Center City section of Philadelphia Sunday night after their team defeated the Minnesota Vikings to go to the Super Bowl.

Twins train for Olympics, 1999

Twin brothers and boxers Rock and Tiger Allen work with their father and noted boxing trainer Naazim Richardson in Philadelphia in 1999. The pair had hoped to fight for the US during the 2000 Summer Olympics n Sydney.

Phillies, 1995

I’m pretty sure I grabbed this photo op with the Phillies starting lineup during spring training in Clearwater, Florida in 1995. I can identify Gregg Jefferies, Darren Daulton, Lenny Dykstra, Mickey Morandini, Jim Eisenreich and Dave Hollins. But who are the other two guys? p.s. The line seen across one guy’s face is probably a…

Punted, 2003

Workers removed statues from the grounds surrounding Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia in 2003, including this football punter. The stadium was demolished in 2004 but all of the sculptures were relocated to the city’s new and nearby baseball and football stadiums. I am certain that I was using digital cameras at this point in time but…

Over the fence, 1994

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Larry Anderson signs autographs for fans across the outfield fence prior to the 1994 Hall of Fame Game at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown New York. The Phillies had been the 1993 National League champions but lost this exhibition game to the Seattle Mariners. I was at the Hall of Fame that weekend…