Ozzy Osbourne to Lead Dodger Fans in Longest, Loudest Scream on Friday, June 11
Fri, 11 Jun 2010 09:02:44
Tonight, Ozzy Osbourne wants to hear Dodger fans scream. Ozzy will lead Dodger fans in what will potentially be the Guinness World Record-holding longest and loudest scream during the fifth inning break when the Dodgers play against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. As part of the third annual ThinkCure! Weekend at Dodger Stadium this Friday, June 11 and Saturday, June 12, Ozzy and his wife Sharon Osbourne, a cancer survivor, will lend their support to ThinkCure! This stadium-wide scream is also in celebration of Osbourne's upcoming Epic Records album Scream, which is due out June 22. Nothing like mixing a good cause with a promotional tactic.
During the game, fans will distracted from the on field happenings and be prompted to save their loudest scream for the middle of the fifth inning when Ozzy Osbourne and Stuart Claxton of Guinness World Records will take the field and lead the crowd in a "Scream for a Cure." The stadium's scream will be measured in length and audio level in hopes of breaking the world record. Additionally, Sharon Osbourne lent her support to ThinkCure! by recording a promotional message that will air in-game and during the telethon and online. Fans can also donate to the ThinkCure! Weekend online at www.dodgers.com/thinkcureweekend and www.thinkcure.org, by calling (866) 554-CURE or by texting CURE to 50555 to make a $10 donation through their mobile phone bill. Last year's ThinkCure! online auction raised more than $50,000 to fund collaborative and innovative cancer research. ThinkCure! is an innovative, community-based non-profit that accelerates collaborative research to cure cancers. It was launched in July 2007 by the Los Angeles Dodgers, the McCourt family, City of Hope and Childrens Hospital Los Angeles.
What's your favorite Ozzy song? Would you let him hear you scream?