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Meet Jerrod Niemann this Saturday from 4:30-5:30pm at WQMX! Your $10 ticket includes an intimate VIP acoustic performance in our concert room with a and Meet & Greet with Jerrod before his concert at the Dusty Armadillo What a great opportunity to meet this country star up close and p [ ... ]
Meet Storm aka Cody … because he is a Lab, this is one highly adoptable dog. Though Storm doesn’t have special needs he is a special boy. His back legs appear to have grown a bit crocked so he is perfect looking but has an anomaly in the way that he walks. It appears to be a birth defect [ ... ]
Thursday Happy Bathtub Party Day, (the idea is to skip the shower and take a bath) Happy 46th birthday to Gary Allan! 20 more shopping days until Christmas. Looks like inflation has hit the “The 12 Days of Christmas.”Number-crunchers at PNC Wealth Management claim it would set [ ... ]
Friday March 29, 2013
Today is Good Friday. Did you get through Lent without cheating?
At sundown the National Day of Unplugging begins. Don't use computers, cell phones, tablets or TVs for 24 hours beginning at sundown today. Embrace the ancient beauty of a day of rest. Re-connect with your family and friends face-to-face.
Nashville Confidential -- an unscripted docudrama -- is coming to TNT. The show will center on the country music business following eight of Music City's power couples. The network has ordered eight episodes, which will begin airing early next year.
NCAA Ohio State edged out Arizona 73-70, they move on to the final 8. Florida Gulf Coast plays tonight 945!
Major League Baseball's season begins Sunday night. Astro's and Rangers. Tribe opens Tuesday in Toronto.
The cost of a $1 million bus stop is stopping people in their tracks in the D.C. area. Sure, it looks nice with its futuristic architecture and electronic schedule board. And, it even has heating elements under the pavement to prevent ice from forming. But the price tag has many people fuming.
If you hate going to dinner on a first date, you’re not alone! Relationship advice expert E. Jean Carroll thinks it’s pretty much the worst mistake you can make on a first date. His advice? Do ANYTHING but that!
According to a new German study, 72 is the new 30. The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research has figured out that humans have gotten so good at lowering the odds of dying that our average life expectancy has risen faster in the past 100 years than it did in the previous 200,000.
Looks like Barbara Walters is ready to call it quits after 50-plus years in the TV business. A source says the 83-year-old will soon announce that she would retire in May 2014.
The winner of one of the biggest Powerball jackpots of all time owes $29,000 in overdue child support payments. Pedro Quezada of New Jersey will receive a lump sum of $211 million, or $152 million after taxes
Charlie Daniels is recovering from surgery to implant a pacemaker. Doing great! Home for Easter
Miranda Lambert understands life in the public eye comes at a price -- but she just can’t ignore what the tabloids say about her and hubby Blake Shelton. She's perfectly happy in their marriage, but that doesn't keep stories about marital discord from eating at her.
Thursday March 28
Today is Something on a Stick Day.
Happy birthday to Reba McEntire who turns 58 today
Poor Dionne Warwick is poor--she is down to her last 1000 dollars, owes the IRS 10 million!
Ashley Judd won't be running for Senate in Kentucky. She made the
announcement via Twitter.
Don't expect to see Anderson Cooper to sit in Matt Lauer's seat on the
Today show just yet at least according to one NBC exec. Lauern though
is expected to leave at the end of 2014.
While it’s impossible to know exactly how much money is gambled on the
NCAA Tournament, some experts suggest could be as much as $12 billion
Keith Urban will step out from behind the judges' table on American
Idol to perform on the show Thursday night.
According to a new study, kids who are homeschooled end up getting
more sleep than students at traditional schools, which means they are
better prepared to learn on a daily basis.
If the thought of lifting a toothbrush all the way to your mouth with
your arm is exhausting to you, today is your lucky day – because two
friends have invented a hands-free toothbrush that you place on your
tongue. Inventors Adel Elseri and Said Fayad, both 26, say their T2T –
short for “tongue to teeth” – toothbrush is much more hygienic than
the toothbrushes we’re used to because you don’t use your hands, which
is where so many germs are.
If Pinterest got a giant shot of testosterone, it would be
Manteresting.com. It’s a new pinboard-style, photo-sharing website for
guys! Instead of pinning items to an online pin board, users collect
manly hobbies, DIY tutorials and other “manteresting” items by nailing
them to a workbench.
British teen Nick D'Aloisio just became a multi-millionaire, after
Yahoo bought the news app he created, called Summly. The 17-year-old
had the million-dollar idea while studying for his exams. Summly works
by condensing large amounts of content, so readers can scroll through
information much more quickly – which is especially useful with the
small screens on smartphones.
In these hard times where it seems nobody’s hiring, it’s nice to know
that at least cigar rollers are employable. Jay-Z reportedly just
hired one to go on the road with him during his summer tour so he can
ensure he never steps off stage without a freshly-rolled stogie
waiting for him.
Carrie Underwood is going back to where it all started -- American
Idol -- to debut her new single. She'll perform "See You Again" from
her album Blown Away on the April 4th show.
Kacey Musgraves has nation’s top-selling country album with Same
Trailer Different Park.
Wednesday March 27th
Today is Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day,
Happy 15th birthday to Viagra
It' official. Matt Lauer didn't like Ann Curry, and he said there was no chemistry on or off the air. New interview bascially says he was responsible for her getting canned from the Today Show.
Justin Bieber just took another step down the path to destruction -- he got into a scuffle with a neighbor that could lead to a serious battery charge.
Last week, a beaver dam helped stop an 8,000-gallon diesel fuel spill from spreading into a reservoir that supplies water to Salt Lake city. The two beavers were found Tuesday soaked in fuel, and are now being treated at the Wildlife Rehab Center of Northern Utah. Officials hope to release them back into the wild once they make a full recovery.
Pedro Quezada, the immigrant from the Dominican Republic, was asked what kind of car he drives now, and answered, "My feet." So, but said he has no idea what he'll do with the 338 million -- other than buy a car.
Converse has a new line of sneaks, the "Well Worn Collection" come pre-scuffed up, dirty and worn in – right out of the box – so you don't have to waste time doing it yourself. Believe it or not, these distressed sneaks actually cost more than the perfectly squeaky clean, new ones.
Addicted to your smart phone? Take the Quiz!
Do you have to respond to every text, e-mail, IM and phone call immediately – or can you let it slide for a while?
Does the place on your body where you keep your phone vibrate or buzz when your phone isn’t there?
Do you check your phone constantly for fear that you’re missing out on something?
Do you feel jittery and restless when your phone isn’t with you?
According to a recent survey, sex has been all but taken out of Hollywood scripts over the past 18 months. But these days, all the sex scenes do is get the film an adult-only rating and lose a younger audience. In other words, putting sex on the big screen is bad for business. So producers have found it more valuable to spend that screen time blowing more stuff up
A survey found that after meeting someone for the first time, the thing they'll remember most about you is your smile. Over the conversation and clothes, a nice smile makes or breaks a first meeting.
Robin Roberts Who was one of the first females to anchor ESPN's SportsCenter and NFL Primetime, will be honored with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2013 ESPY Awards this year.
Fan voting for the ACM’s Entertainer and New Artist of the Year is under way at VoteACM.com.
Miranda Lambert understands life in the public eye comes at a price -- but she just can’t ignore what the tabloids say
about her and hubby Blake Shelton. She's perfectly happy in their marriage, but that doesn't keep stories about
marital discord from eating at her.
Tuesday March 26th 2013
It is Tell Us Something Good Tuesday !
More good news for coffee drinkers. According to a new study, guys who drink alcohol can protect their livers against damage by also drinking a lot of coffee. Here’s the math: Men who consume more than 24 alcoholic drinks per week, or about 3.5 drinks daily, can reduce the damage done to their livers by half by just drinking five cups of coffee each day
Also good news: we are giving you the chance to win tickets to see The Eagles today…along with the Brad, Keith and Vince with Eric Clapton in NYC…
Kenny Chesney, 45 today –Kenny who is a self proclaimed workaholic says he is looking for more balance in his life but it may have to wait since he just kicked off his No Shoes Nation Tour.
That $338 million jackpot-- ended Monday, when Pedro Quezada of Passaic, New Jersey, came forward to claim the prize. Quezada, a 44-year-old father of five, owns a bodega in the city, but bought the winning ticket at a nearby liquor store.
And how’s this for a lottery story: three men, who decided as kids that they would split any lottery winnings, have won a $1 million jackpot – and kept their word.Kenneth Wilson was the actually winner of the Georgia Lottery of one million dollars. Kenneth, 59, then split the jackpot with his friend, James Scoles, and his cousin, Sanford Watson.“I was just as tickled for them as I was for myself,” Wilson said. “We just had a verbal agreement and I felt like that had to be honored.”
Selena Gomez has a message for her fans -- she wants them to stay away from her new movie! The Disney diva, who stars in the sexy, booze-fueled romp Spring Breakers, says the flick is just too grown up for the tweens who follow the rest of her career.
9-year-old McKenzie Wilson loves video games so much that she (with the help of her mother) started a Kickstarter campaign in order to raise enough money for her to go to a camp that teaches kids how to build their own video games. She wanted to change the direction of the gaming industry by creating a game with no swearing and that "allows team members to face danger together but doesn't kill teammates off. The best part – she needed $900 and so far she’s raised almost $22,000. There’s been some backlash from this though, as some people think this is a misuse of the Kickstarter website and have even questioned Kenzie’s existence.
Blake Shelton's new album - Based on a True Story, is out today.
Thompson Square’s - Just Feels Good, lands in stores today
Alan Jackson releases Precious Memories Volume Two today
Fan voting for the ACM’s Entertainer and New Artist of the Year is under way at VoteACM.com.
Monday March 25, 2013
Passover begins at sundown.
It looks like the Post Office will continue to deliver mail on Saturday as Congress passed a law requiring six-day delivery. The President is expected to sign the law to make it official.
Lauren Alaina went to her prom this weekend
It looks like all the employees from Rubber City Radio will be at work. Because someone in New Jersey just won the $338 million from Powerball.
Keith Urban has a big announcement today on this website...KeithUrban.net/tour
The fourth season of The Voice kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET on NBC,
The IRS has acknowledged that it wasted $60,000 of taxpayers' money to make Star Trek and Gilligan's Island parody training videos of no value.
Women in their 40s looking for younger men can now hop on the Cougar Cruise, a cruise ship full of younger, single men who like older women. The group of men from 25 to 35 years old are referred to as “cubs,” and are attracted to older women. There’s always a problem of too many men signing up – and not enough women.
The mayor of Opa-locka, Florida, has asked that residents of an apartment building stop hanging their underwear to dry on a city guard rail.
Jason Aldeans new Coors Light Commercial is on the air now! Fun!