Author Archives: Pete Cummings

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – WHEN YOUR UNEXPECTED EXPENSE IS METH

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Photo Credit – en.wikipedia.org Honesty is NOT always the best policy.  Especially when you’re attempting to secure a car title loan for more methamphetamine.  58-year-old Grady Carson walked into Carolina Title Loans in Spartanburg, SC and while pacing back & forth filling out the paperwork actually let it slip that he “needed the money to purchase meth”.  Hey, you cracked ... Read More »

JIMI HENDRIX ON TODAY’S “LEGENDS OF ROCK”!

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Photo Credit – commons.wikimedia.org The one and only Jimi Hendrix will be featured on today’s “Legends of Rock” but sadly for his inclusion in the 27 Club.  A slew of unforgettable musicians have succumbed to the allure of artificial consciousness alteration & checked out from life at the tender age of 27.  Jimi’s story was unique.  Come share in it ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – ‘ZAT METH IN YOUR BURRITO OR YOU EXCITED TO SEE ME?

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Photo Credit – en.wikipedia.org Today’s 4:20 FAIL is awarded to a young Arizona woman who’s getting quite a start on her vocational pursuits, having attempted to smuggle a pound of methamphetamine across the U.S./Mexico border in her BURRITO.  No, that’s not a euphemism.  23-year-old Nogales resident Susy Laborin was carrying a bag of burritos through a pedestrian border gate in ... Read More »

CHEAP TRICK ON TODAY’S “LEGENDS OF ROCK”!

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Photo Credit – commons.wikimedia.org Find out how Rick Nielsen really feels about one of the band’s biggest hits.  The song often elicits a groan or two from even the most loyal Cheap Trick fans but it DOES make people smile.  Find out what it is & more on today’s “Legends of Rock” at 3PM! -Pete Read More »

MACCA FINDS HIS EVENTUAL REPLACEMENT IN ARGENTINA

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Photo Credit – en.wikipedia.org I always love it when an artist invites an audience member on-stage for a life-changing moment.  Sometimes the guest is TOTALLY up for the task as was the case with this 10-year-old from Argentina at a recent Paul McCartney show.  It’s worth a click ESPECIALLY if you’re a parent.  You’ll get it. http://mashable.com/2016/05/19/paul-mccartney-bass-duet/#4GPec8IsJmq9 SOURCE: ^^^^ Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – ONE DOORBELL TOO MANY

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Photo Credit – www.flickr.com Alcohol has such measurably wonderful effects on a variety of people, encouraging them to engage in what would ordinarily be socially & morally frowned upon.  Take for example one 22-year-old Brody Hall from Pennsylvania.  Brody probably imbibed quite heavily this past Saturday night.  My rule-of-thumb is usually if you’re still drinking when the sun comes up, ... Read More »

LYNYRD SKYNYRD ON TODAY’S “LEGENDS OF ROCK”!

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Photo Credit – hr.wikipedia.org As with a lot of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s songs, the lyrics are often rooted in a real story.  “What’s Your Name” is no exception.  Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington explains how he & Ronnie Van Zant put the music & lyrics together on today’s “Legends of Rock” at 3PM! -Pete   Read More »

THE BEATLES ON TODAY’S “LEGENDS OF ROCK”!

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Photo Credit – www.flickr.com While many people know the Beatles’ version of “Twist and Shout”, few know how it came to pass that John Lennon sang it.   The band needed one more song to complete the album & someone suggested “Twist and Shout” because it was a staple of their live shows.  Find out the full story on today’s ... Read More »

J. GEILS BAND ON TODAY’S “LEGENDS OF ROCK”!

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Photo Credit – en.wikipedia.org Today’s “Legends of Rock” will feature legendary Boston rockers The J. Geils Band.  The title track from “Freeze Frame” has an interesting back story.  Peter Wolf & Seth Justman already had the music written but had to collaborate for the saucy lyrics.  Find out more on today’s “Legends of Rock” at 3PM! -Pete Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – A BANG-UP GRADUATION CEREMONY

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Photo Credit – www.flickr.com Today’s 4:20 FAIL is awarded to the anonymous Augusta, KS man responsible for what the local police chief described as a “knucklehead situation”.  Said anonymous man, who DID have a permit for the gun……that he felt he needed to bring to a high school graduation….failed to go the extra mile & actually invest in a legitimate ... Read More »