The Bob Emergency: a study of athletes named Bob, Part I | Chart Party

29 apr 2019
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More than 10,000 people named Bob have entered the world of sports. Today, there are only nine. Bobs are special people, and in losing them to retirement, we stand to lose more than we might imagine.
P.S. This is the 1930s high school basketball game Jon was talking about, at the 6:38 mark:
Video by Jon Bois
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  • My name is "LORD BUD" I am the lastborn son of my Mother Mary and Uncle Sam. Christ Bob is my crowning glory and firstborn and only begotten son who types for me as a slave to my spirit. I died in 1999, so I have indeed stopped breathing. Yet I have a digital voice. My son is not an athlete but he is the savior of my corporate soul. As his public defender, I silenced him the day I died. If you cannot agree that it is an impressive accomplishment you should try holding your breath for twenty-two years. Blessings, respect, and love to all without prejudice From a new more Heavener Kingdom on earth. What I trade it for is all my son's living flesh is worth. I laid him down with Jesus he was covered in the blood I raised him upright in the spirit of "LORD BUD" All of this is true and void of any lies has anyone on earth evidence otherwise? evil hides the truth so copy while you can short-lived are the words of an honest man. or maybe his truth will march on long after he is gone. The "Book of Bud" is in all Caps but he is not screaming all "SHIPS-LOGS" are printed in capital letters. Published privately long ago it is a work of "FICTION" based on the embellishment of true events. The best business model ever created was that of a painter named "Bob Ross" Never sell only pay per view. create three products representing the before, during, and after planning. The first is the plan the second is the teaching The third is a gift to those who sponsored it all. Capitalism in the modern age is best-understood posthumously

    Winston McKinneyWinston McKinney42 minuter sedan
  • This makes me want to make documentaries of my esoteric trivia

    George is TryingGeorge is Trying13 timmar sedan
  • Poor Denny mclain though damn

    WhiteCoffeeWhiteCoffee2 dagar sedan
  • Watching this for a 4th time. Just bc.

    Mephen StessinaMephen Stessina2 dagar sedan
  • This confirms me saying that I’d name my son bob

    Captain STFUCaptain STFU3 dagar sedan
  • 2:35 this makes me very depressed

    Vegan CheeseVegan Cheese3 dagar sedan
  • Thank you Bob Cyclone. Never give up.

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  • "You only see it for the first time once." Unless you have ADHD and haven't watched this video in a few months. *cough cough* me.

    Zeppy UwUZeppy UwU14 dagar sedan
  • Bob amry grows every day spread the word and prepare for the siege

    Brooke BriggsBrooke Briggs15 dagar sedan
  • I’ve watched these many times but this is the first time since Gibby passed away. R.I.P to one of the St Louis greats!

    Jemme McCannJemme McCann18 dagar sedan
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    Timothy RogersTimothy Rogers22 dagar sedan
  • "If someone is named Bob, its a safe bet that someone out there really loves 'em." im dead

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  • I come back and rewatch these from time to time when I’m feeling down

    Piper RavenscroftPiper Ravenscroft23 dagar sedan
  • can you find me a baby girl named "KAREN" after 2018?

    Gerry BirdGerry Bird23 dagar sedan
  • Jesus... this makes Zak Snyder's Justice League seem like an appropriate length

    Jimmy ReskeJimmy Reske24 dagar sedan
  • As soon as he said “3 from the X-Games”, Bob Burnquist immediately came to mind.

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  • the greatest pitching season of all time was pedro in 2000

    Hank WoodsHank Woods25 dagar sedan
  • Bob Burnquist

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  • 1:20 “Bob where’s your bat”

    Mobile GodsMobile Gods28 dagar sedan
  • There's no way you can believe those 107/108 mph numbers. Don't care about "methodology" something is massively screwy there.

    Bo J.Bo J.28 dagar sedan
  • I have an even rare form of Bob. Bo, Bob without the b.

    Bo J.Bo J.28 dagar sedan
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  • Minors named bob 📉📉📉

    ZosterZoster29 dagar sedan
  • This video is making me feel like I should've been a sportsman.

    BobisOnlyBobBobisOnlyBobMånad sedan
  • Bob fitzsimmons you god damn animal

    Corey GolpheneeCorey GolpheneeMånad sedan
  • Disparity wise NASCAR has a lot of bobs

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  • "The fight was nearly cancelled when Bob stepped into the ring with a broken arm." This was a fight where both fighters were named Bob

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  • What software are you using for these visualizations?! It's awesome!

    Nick HeidkeNick HeidkeMånad sedan
  • I can not tell you how little I care about sports. But when you speak, I listen.

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  • by 6 mins into this video i felt like i could breath again in i dont know how long. yes. just yes.

    Cameron McGauchieCameron McGauchieMånad sedan
  • Jon did it... he made the name Bob interesting

    S WoodS WoodMånad sedan
  • fun fact, my dad went to high school with Bob Hamelin

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  • Bob Hamlin looks like Bubbles from Trailer Park Boys

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  • I am Bob Hamelin😂

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  • This was so much more interesting than I expected it to be!

    Rotem Pe'er-RavivRotem Pe'er-RavivMånad sedan
  • rip bob lasorda

    Lincoln BanezLincoln BanezMånad sedan
  • I think I dug up info on Bob Cyclone. It appears his full name was Robert Frank Cicalione. He was born April 9, 1928 in the Bronx, enlisted in the Army on November 5, 1945 in Morris, New Jersey, was married at least twice and died June 5, 2001 in Lake Worth, Florida. I could dig deeper but that's what I found.

    Chris MullenChris MullenMånad sedan
  • Props to Bob cyclone, a man who never won but just kept coming back

    Caleb HollimanCaleb HollimanMånad sedan
  • That is an awful card

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  • I hope you've already been working on jon's

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  • We get it, nostalgia and existential depressiveness.......can we cool out w the RIDICULOUS music on these? It's gonna be as dated as that GRIDIRON GIANTS type NFL video from the 90s, usually about games from the 80s

    erikbarrett85erikbarrett85Månad sedan
  • Thousands?? It's making me draw a blank I can only think of Bob Sapp lol

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  • I love this special but I'm still upset bullet bob Hayes didn't make the video

    Rutledge MissroonRutledge MissroonMånad sedan
  • He played a note in this symphony. He mattered.

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  • I wonder if Bob Cyclone was getting paid to take dives or bolster other fighters records or something. Very odd.

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  • I was 4 minutes into the 1930s basketball footage before I realized that it was shirts vs skins...

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  • seen it like 5 times gonna watch it again anyway

    Will BouretWill BouretMånad sedan
  • WWII vets really came home from the war, had babies, and named them all Bob

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  • Jon could make a 1.5 hour documentary about the correlation between Stop & Shop brand shredded cheese and winning the Stanley Cup and I'd still probably watch it

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  • We need to bring back Bobs!! It’s easy to pronounce. Easy to spell. Easy to write. And goes with ANY last name or nick name.

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  • This one of the most nonsensical, yet it is utterly fascinating documentaries ever made. The history of Bob???????

  • I’ve just realized I’ve been oozing Big Bob Hamelin Energy my whole life and now it makes complete sense why nobody respects me.

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  • Bob Cyclone...You mean Glass Joe

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  • Poor Bob

    John KistlerJohn Kistler2 månader sedan
  • 20:19 is the greatest clip on SEworld

    NationNation2 månader sedan
  • most boring presentation I have ever seen,

    jason treadwayjason treadway2 månader sedan
  • Black dudes aren’t named bob. This whole video is a lie.

    Billy MechBilly Mech2 månader sedan
  • Bob Hamelin

    Conquistador76Conquistador762 månader sedan
  • I see your problem. You aren't including professional bowling. There's got to be like a million Bob's in those leagues...

    Kevin LashleeKevin Lashlee2 månader sedan
  • I know Bob he’s my uncle

    AazamAazam2 månader sedan
  • Do the "old" basketball players get to take all the "modern" steroids that the current guys do? If so I think they'd have a fair shot of at least being in the league, if not necessarily dominating it.

    Shaun McIsaacShaun McIsaac2 månader sedan
  • We need more Bobs, and much more quirky-as-Hell sports analysis. This was too much fun.

    Kit ThorntonKit Thornton2 månader sedan
  • $15 in 1951 is almost $150 in 2021 money. Not an insignificant theft

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  • 20:12 hit different during a pandemic

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  • 37:40 is that deathnote music in the background?

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  • Homie looks like General Sam

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  • Convinced I just got trolled.

    Harry HasselhoffHarry Hasselhoff3 månader sedan
  • I thought the worst card is the checklist checklist

    divino999divino9993 månader sedan
  • After seeing the Football Manager fumble dimension video, I can forgive you for forgetting Sir Bobby Robson and Bob Paisley

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  • First time seeing this but I'm already interested. Jon Bois is probably the only person to make me interested about a documentary all about Bobs.

    B LovettB Lovett3 månader sedan
  • Just bought 4 Bob Hamelin cards. All of them was over $80. Most expensive youtube video I've ever watched

    Dreaded RaiderDreaded Raider3 månader sedan
  • This is such a ridiculous, yet creative topic for a video. It is as well done as I could imagine something with this topic to be created.

    DrogonDrogon3 månader sedan
  • *Lol I got a Bob Marley add when clicking on this video*

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  • Almost at 1 Million SB Subscribers at the END of 2020! A great start for 2021?!

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  • This has no damn right to be so compelling. I don't even like baseball or basketball. So why did I just sit here for nigh on an hour?

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  • Oh wow, didn't knew the "NLB" was a thing. Yikes.

    Carlos AcevedoCarlos Acevedo3 månader sedan
  • Bob Hamelin kinda reminded me of George Costanza lol

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  • It's like Stranger Things but better

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  • I watched the basket ball game from 1930... I now have cancer.

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  • Trying to hang your jacket on a waterfall. Dammit Jon Bois, your way with words is the weirdest beautiful thing

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