Pete Cummings

LETTERMAN SAYS GOODBYE TONIGHT

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Can you believe this is it?  I said most everything I needed to in my blog entry on Saturday but it almost feels like some dreaded New Year’s Eve where you don’t wanna get on the other side of the ball drop.   Bill Murray was his usual engaging self last night & the montage of all his appearances was ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – CANNES FILM FESTIVAL KEEPS SEXISM ALIVE

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The Cannes Film Festival is reportedly not allowing women into screenings if they’re wearing flat shoes. I’m not sure I could’ve come up with a better metaphor for sexism in the film industry if I was really, really trying. If you wrote this into a novel about sexism in the film industry, it would seem heavy-handed. “Too much,” your editor ... Read More »

CHRIS SQUIRE DIAGNOSED WITH LEUKEMIA

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Speediest recovery to you from all of us here at KSLX, Chris.  -Pete Grammy Award-winning bass guitarist, vocalist, and founding member of Yes, Chris Squire, has been diagnosed with Acute Erythroid Leukemia (AEL), an uncommon form of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). Chris will be receiving treatment in his hometown of Phoenix over the next few months. YES will be honoring ... Read More »

RADIO JUMBLE ANSWERS FOR WHITESNAKE TICKETS

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DOWN ON THE CORNER Clue #1 – Smaller residence   Answer: CONDO Clue #2 – More recent   Answer: NEWER Clue #3 – A direction   Answer: NORTH Congrats to Kathy of PHX. for the win! -Pete Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – 700,000 TIRES + OCEAN = NO BUENO

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State environmental officials are undertaking a massive two-year project to remove 90,000 tires from the bottom of the ocean floor in Fort Lauderdale. The failed 1970s tire reef project off Hugh Taylor Birch State Park was an attempt dispose of tires in an environmentally friendly way. An estimated 700,000 tired were dropped into the ocean in hopes of attracting fish ... Read More »

DAVID LETTERMAN’S FINAL GUESTS THIS WEEK

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David Letterman has been a huge influence on the fledgling show business career I’ve had the privilege of enjoying over the past 25 years and I would be remiss not to point out that his retirement is hitting me as hard as Stevie Ray Vaughan’s death in 1990.  I have been watching Dave ever since I was old enough to ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – THE OCEAN IS NOT A VIABLE GETAWAY OPTION

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A pursuit suspect had to be rescued in Redondo Beach Thursday night after he fled his vehicle, ran into the ocean and removed all of his clothing, police said. The incident began when officers in the area of Catalina Avenue and Emerald Street observed a driver running a right light, according to Sgt. Beck of the Redondo Beach Police Department. ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – THE ADJACENT SEAT RANSOM ON DELTA – $88

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RALEIGH, N.C. — Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines is under fire after a man claimed that the carrier charged him an $88 fee to sit next to his 4-year-old daughter, “Fox and Friends” reports. Frank Strong recently wrote on his blog that he bought the tickets for the flight from Raleigh, North Carolina, to Montgomery, Alabama, on the airline’s website. Although ... Read More »

RADIO JUMBLE ANSWERS FOR JASON BONHAM TICKETS

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JASON BONHAM Clue #1 – Quick Punch     Answer: JAB Clue #2 – Sound of Grief     Answer: MOAN Clue #3 – Snack     ANSWER: NOSH Congrats to John from Ahwatukee for the win! -Pete Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – THE CLEVELAND BARE-ATHON

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A drunk man was arrested on charges of disorderly conduct after jogging on a street naked, police in Ohio said. The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office said that they have arrested 31-year-old Blake Maier of Cleveland, after he was spotted running naked on Howell Avenue in Clifton early on Saturday morning. Officers who arrived at the scene around 1:30 a.m., found ... Read More »