RaifordWhere were you born?
Concord, NC. December 27, 1927, 5:00am.
Room 202 Concord Hospital
Hometown and high school?
Concord High School
University of South Carolina
BA Journalism, MA Mass Communication. Also attended Duke University and American University (Washington, DC)
Motorcycling, flying, reading, experiencing nature
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Never grew up!
Duties with the Big Show?
Commentator and Essayist
The Wild One
Favorite band of all time?
How did you get started in this business?
Broadcasting baseball games play by play while in High School.
Any entertainment background you wish to include?
Johnny Come Lately movie actor. Speaking parts in 28 films.
Any odd habits?
Married to a good woman, 25-years my junior.
Four that I know about. Six grandchildren.
What famous person would you like to meet?
If you could be any celebrity for the day, who would it be? Frank Sinatra
What would be your ultimate vacation?
Going to Heaven
Who says that? I say that.
Best memory on the show?
The Armageddon commentary.
Most interesting guest?
Hopes for the future?
To survive to see it.
Anything else you would like to add?