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LIMA — Comedian Bill Engvall has starred in his own network television show, recorded top-selling CDs, been an integral part of the “Blue Collar Comedy” tour, acted in movies and came in fourth in season 17 of “Dancing with the Stars.”

Engvall has been doing comedy since 1980 or 1981, he couldn’t quite remember the year. Softball rules and regulations He found his way into comedy when he was a boy, having moved a lot as a child. How to pitch a reality show He wasn’t the sports-minded child, so he felt he had to be the funny guy. Chicago cubs spring training 2016 However, he’s quick to point out that he didn’t know back then that comedy would take him where he is today.

“Dad was in the public health service, and one of his things was he became the doctor for the Native American Indians, which was a cool way to grow up as a kid. High pitched voice It’s funny, as you get older, I wish I had some of that cool stuff back. Board on board fence But when you’re 9 years old and somebody gives you a handmade hand-painted bow and arrow kit, you go what am I going to do with this, I can’t play with it,” he said.

“I went onstage, it was an open mic night, amateur night basically, and a buddy and I had just gone to watch the show. Softball chants So we were sitting there and a couple of rounds of liquid encouragement went through us and they got me onstage. Frances bavier images At the time I was spinning records at a disco in Dallas, and so I just got up and talked about being a DJ and living in Dallas, and all of a sudden people were laughing. Landscaping with rocks The lady who owned the club came up to me and asked me if I wanted to be the house MC and I was like ‘does it pay?’ At that point in my life that’s all I cared about was what does it pay? But I never thought it’d be what I would be doing today. Pro landscape supply I thought I’ll do this for a year or so and then I’ll have to go get a real job, but I started working and next thing you know it’s been how many years later,” said Engvall.

Engvall is the same guy, whether he’s on the street or on the stage. Frances bean cobain However, there are times being famous, especially a famous comedian can be a bit trying. Baseball field vector People will expect him to be on, and always be funny.

“If you’re a plumber, I don’t walk up to you and say ‘hey go fix the toilet for me,’” said Engvall. Football games on now “I think they do kind of expect you to be on. Spring training arizona schedule Most of the time I don’t sit there and do routines for them, but I’ll joke with them.”

“I try my best. Softball tryouts near me There’s always somebody, though. Facebook search people I’m always amazed at what people will say. Softball cheers Like I saw a thing on my Twitter account this morning that some girl said I saw you two years ago in Tulsa and you didn’t do a meet and greet. Landscape pictures My heart was broken. Dripping springs texas hotels Just now, really started eating at you? I’m sure there’s someone out there that I have missed, but I always try to take time to say hi and shake their hand or take a picture. Little league pitch count chart Because without them, I’m not here, I’m not talking to you,” said Engvall.

“There’s people who love our president and there’s people who obviously can’t stand him. Drip from my walk lyrics Somebody posted something on Facebook the other day that I thought was appropriate, they said hoping Trump fails is kind of like hoping the pilot flying the plane you’re on crashes. Dripping springs high school football Listen, do I agree with him? No, but I hope he does a great job. Home design ideas pictures I really want that. Baseball online free I don’t get into all of that because that’s one of those things that once you step into that pool, you’re in. Basketball games This is one of the few elections, the only election, I’ve seen where people are just so violently opposed to each other. Fantasy basketball draft simulator It wasn’t like, hey I don’t agree with your guy. How to lay block paving path It’s like, if you vote for him I’ll kill you! You’re like what? Wait! That’s now the way it goes. Free landscape design software I avoid all of that in my shows,” said Engvall.

“I’d love to do some more movies, they’re fun. Orchard fencing And I’d like another shot at television. Facebook stock quote I have got to tell you, if it doesn’t happen, I’m okay with that. Softball quotes I’ve achieved every goal I’ve wanted. Micro drip I’ve had my own TV show and I’ve been on other people’s TV shows, done movies … I used to live and die on it. Usa olympic basketball team 2016 roster Oh, I really wanted to get that. Football season start date But now I think television has changed so much. Watch nba finals online free no download I don’t know where it’s going; I don’t know because I don’t know what the landscape is anymore,” said Engvall. Dot pitch “The thing I’m most proud of my show is I did it the way I wanted to do it. Urban landscape I wanted an old-fashioned family sitcom and unfortunately I just don’t know whether America’s into that anymore.”

“I think as a viewing audience we have a huge case of ADHD. Watch mlb online free streaming It used to be you watched your shows. Garden state parkway map But there was also only four channels or three channels. Fantasy football rankings printable I always tell people thank you for buying the albums and watching the TV shows, but the live show is the way to go. Baseball fielding drills I have fun, and you never know what’s going to happen. Jennie finch pitching I have this outline of what I want to do, but it’s a live show, you never know what’s going to happen,” he said.

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“I would tell them, don’t let anybody tell you you can’t. How to throw a softball harder Cause it’s not the normal way of making a living. Best baseball players 2016 I just know the way I started the words gold album and platinum album and Grammy nomination, that was not going to be associated with me. Basketball wives la season 5 episode 1 But it was. Online landscape design People kept telling me no, and I kept saying I think I can. Japanese garden design principles And here we are,” said Engvall.