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Do you love your dog this much….

We all love to spoil our dogs in every way.  Some throw birthday parties complete with doggy cake and ice cream, and some cart their pooches around in strollers.  Yes, it may seem excessive.  Okay it IS excessive.  Dogs would be just as happy with a bowl full of our leftovers as they would a cake.  And don’t get me ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

Happy Friday!  Today (7/27) is the birthday of Saturday Night Live alumnus Maya Rudolph.  She was a member of the SNL cast from 2000 – 2007 and has since appeared in the films Bridesmaids, Grown Ups and MacGruber.  Maya is currently starring in the NBC sitcom Up All Night.  Rudolph is the daughter of the late singer Minnie Ripperton, who had ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

The lovely and talented Sandra Bullock turns 40-something today (7/26).  She won an Oscar for her work in The Blind Side and has starred in dozens of movies including Speed, Miss Congeniality, 28 Days and The Proposal.  She’s the 14th richest female celebrity with an estimated fortune of $85 million.  Bullock dated Troy Aikman, Matthew McConaughey and Ryan Gosling before ... Read More »

Talk of the Town ! !–The Lighthouse for the Blind

Join Rick Wallace and his guest-John Thompson-President of The Lighthouse for the Blind. Their mission is to assist individuals who are legally blind maintain dignity and independence by making available employment-education-and support services. Talk of the Town–heard every Sunday morning at 5:30 on 106-5 The Arch. Read More »

Pork Doughnut

I had heard rumors of their existance, but none were to be found at the Donut Drive-In.  Yet, there it is.  A delicious doughnut deep-fried in pork fat and sprinkled with real bacon.  NBA superstar LeBron James does commercials for them in China, but not in his home country.  Why is the only place to find the insanely bad-for-you-yet-scrumptious pork ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

Happy birthday Joey!  Matt LeBlanc turns one year older today (7/25).  We got to know him on the TV show Friends and its spin-off Joey.  Matt has also starred in a couple of movies.  He played Major Don West in 1998’s Lost In Space, and was Alex”s (Lucy Liu) boyfriend Jason in Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle.  Today is also the ... Read More »

The Price Comes to Town

You’ve watched it on TV, wanting to be in the studio audience, to be selected to play and win!  Right?  Here’s your chance.  The Price is Right Live is coming to the Fox Theater October 5th at 8pm.  This is an interactive stage show that gives contestants pulled right from the audience the chance to “come on down” to win ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

July 24th marks the birth of child star turned full-grown actress Anna Paquin.  At age 11 she won an Oscar for her work in film The Piano.  Anna has also starred in the X-Men movies, She’s All That and Almost Famous.  On TV Paquin plays Sookie Stackhouse on the HBO series True Blood, and is married to her co-star Stephen ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

Yippee!  Today (7/23) is Saul Hudson’s birthday.  Who’s he?  We know Saul Hudson much better as phenomenal guitarist Slash.  He established himself in the band Guns n Roses and has also been a part of Slash’s Snakepit and Velvet Revolver.  Rolling Stone magazine ranked Slash at #65 of their 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.  His introductory riff  in “Sweet ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

July 20th marks the birthday of actress Sandra Oh.  She plays the no-nonsense Dr Cristina Yang on the TV series Grey’s Anatomy.  Oh has also starred in several successful films including Sideways in which she plays Thomas Haden Church’s (Jack Cole) love interest Stephanie, and as Patti in the romantic comedy Under the Tuscan Sun.  Today is also the birthday ... Read More »