If any video in this week's Battlestar Galactica playlist deserves a closer look, it's this:
Richard Hatch is standing on his head on a tightrope! I mean, come on!
Here is a nice bit of trivia posted on his Facebook page before his passing.
Circus of the Stars is a series of 17 two-hour specials broadcast on CBS, with the first January 10, 1977, and the last (of the era) November 27, 1992. Various celebrities did circus-like acts, with others appearing as hosts and ringmasters. Someday, we'll get this on the podcast!