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Roller Derby Fri Jan 28 2011

Svengoolie + Roller Derby = Best Combo Ever

My blackened roller girl heart just grew three sizes bigger after watching this clip of classic TV horror host Svengoolie (the original one) on the early '70s show "Screaming Yellow Theater." In this skit, he promotes Svengoolie's School of Roller Derby Rude Ments, while two flaxen-haired derby girls skate in tight circles around him. Awesome.

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