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Oh….Take Me Out to The Ball Game…Where are the Best Ballparks

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I was floored when I saw Chase Field near the bottom of the list:  REALLY?!?  It’s got a state of the art retractable roof, it’s airconditioned, it’s clean, bathrooms (women’s; can’t speak for men’s) are remodeled. So why such a low score?  I guess it’s lacking the “old world charm”  that Wrigley Field, Fenway Park and the other top spot holders ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – NO INJURY, NO DEATH, NO INVESTIGATION

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Photo Credit: Dru Larson Star Tribune Apparently the State of Wisconsin’s Department of Safety & Professional Services doesn’t believe in preventative maintenance. At the Mount Olympus Water & Theme Park earlier this month a huge steel cable on the Catapult SNAPPED seconds before it was supposed to launch two people into the air. The dept. said because there were no ... Read More »

TELEPROMPTERS FOR ROCK STARS – THUMBS UP OR DOWN?

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Steven Tyler being prompted. Photo Credit – kygl.com So after seeing Geddy Lee’s teleprompter on stage Monday night, I gave some long, hard thought to my feelings about them.  I’ve decided that they’re okay for rock stars & news anchors but NOT politicians. We don’t pay politicians to entertain us. They are the ones who SHOULD KNOW THEIR LINES in ... Read More »

Today in 1938 “Dennis the Menace” Hit the Scene…

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Today in 1938 the comic strip Dennis the Menace debuted. What’s your favorite comic strip? SOURCE: larryhendrick.com Featured KSLX image source: Randi Scott Bitstrips Facebook App. Read More »

Peter Gabriel 1st 4 on Vinyl… ’77 ~ ’82

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Look for Peter Gabriel’s first four records vinyl style October 2nd. Complete with nicknames “Car”, “Scratch”, “Melt” and “Security”to differentiate from his previous releases and they are limited to 10,000 copies. In addition, Gabriel is working on a new record. btw, Big THANKS to DON in Maricopa for catching my Flyod intro!! lol =) you rock. SOURCE: bit.ly/1D8EgbM bit.ly/1D8EgbM Read More »

Grohl Discovers A Whole Lotta PT …

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The Foo Fighters singer says “the muscles in his right leg have atrophied and Grohl tells Q magazine, “It’s funny, ever since I started playing the drums my right calf muscle has been twice the size of my left, from stomping the hell out of my kick drum pedal. Now it looks like a sad little chicken wing.” So to ... Read More »