Burghoff is a self-taught amateur wildlife painter who is also qualified to handle injured wildlife in California. and has also worked as a professional jazz drummer, heading the trio The We Three (in the episode “Showtime,” Radar is seen playing a solo on the drums; it is a misconception that the sound was dubbed in; it was Gary Burghoff’s actual performance). Burghoff is also the inventor of (and holds a patent on) the “Chum Magic”, a fishing tackle invention that attracts fish toward the user’s boat. Other Burghoff inventions include a toilet seat lifting handle and a new type of fishing pole.
Watching C-SPAN with the soundtrack of the M83 Pandora station is probably the most grandoise way to watch the C-SPAN BUDGET SHOWDOWN. Also, the only way that doesn’t entirely piss you off because everyone seems so triumphant.