He is better known for doing battle
on the airwaves - wreaking havoc, fighting for justice, yelling, screaming, laughing and swearing.
At the time of this entry in his personal journal, he had just finished doing battle
with an infestation of giant cockroaches which may or may not have been mechanical probes from an alien (read: superior) civilization.
This, according to Summers, was one of the main reasons for the dismal record Hoover compiled in doing battle
with la Cosa Nostra.
The story of the post-1954 South--and, for that matter, of the rest of the nation--is that of men and women of good intentions doing battle
with their fears and habits.
And he's looking forward to doing battle
in the charts as he and his football anthem go head to head with Gary, 43.
TUSSLE: Action from the West Cheshire League Division Two and (inset) doing battle
in the Houlihans Birkenhead Sunday League
All three heats look special but the third one could be superb with the likes of Leeview Jet, Tullymurry Act Thurlesbeg Joker and De Ex Factor doing battle
Former Magpie John Anderson, BBC presenter Simon Pryde and Sunderland's Marco Gabbiadini
O'Sullivan and Higgins will meet in the semis tomorrow, with Stephen Maguire and Ding Junhui doing battle
in the first semi later today.
This year's Ashes have been closely contested - aside from Headingley - but this time it's been two well-matched mediocre teams doing battle
rather than two evenly-matched excellent sides.
The ties get under way at 11am with the Under-9s clash between Chetwynd Squirrels and Ambleside Hornets while the under-10s kick off at 12noon with the two St Nicolas sides - Colts and Saints - doing battle
PAUL INCE is looking forward to doing battle
with the man he rates as the best manager in history today.