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DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME - SOME DO AND SOME DON'T
Mar. 7, 2014 6:24 pm
Daylight Saving Time returns this weekend but not for all. Arizona, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico all pass as do many countries around the world. Learn who here...
STRANGE (OR AT LEAST UNIQUE) FOODS ACROSS AMERICA!
Mar. 6, 2014 11:23 am
CONSUMER REPORTS TOP AUTO PICKS FOR 2014
Mar. 6, 2014 11:11 am
From "head cheese," to "Rocky Mountain Oysters," to "scrapple" "egg cream," and "turtle soup," these delicacies might not be for everyone...( and mostly not for me) Read more...
From economy to luxury, Consumer Reports' top auto picks for 2014 might have something for you. Click here...
WHAT'S IN A NAME? CHECK OUT THESE PAINT NAMES!
Mar. 5, 2014 11:00 am
THE BEATLES "YESTURDAY" PIANO TO BE AUCTIONED!
Mar. 5, 2014 10:36 am
Planning to do a little painting around the house this spring. Check out these unique (if not bizarre) names for paint. A brown color called "cardboard," or a brown called "gentle fawn." There's a golden paint called, "extra virgin olive oil," or you guess the color with "pancake syrup," "mayonnaise," or "grandma's sweater." Click here for more...
DANCING WITH THE STARS 2014 LINEUP!
Mar. 4, 2014 6:23 pm
The piano on which Paul McCartney composed "Yesterday" is hitting the auction block. (Is does make you wonder how many pianos or other instruments could be sold having Beatles connections) It's expected to bring about $80,000. ( How do they come up with these figures?) Here is the complete story...
From Olympic gold medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White to Drew Carey and Billy Dee Williams, (and these are not dancing partners,) the new cast for the 18th season has been announced! Click here for the list and their group picture.
ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS 2014!!
Mar. 3, 2014 11:29 am
Click here for the complete winners list at the 2014 Academy Awards.
ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEES!!
Feb. 28, 2014 6:30 pm
The short list:
Best Picture : "12 Years A Slave"
Best Director : Alphonso Cuaron for "Gravity."
Best Actor In A Leading Role : Matthew McConaughey in "Dallas Buyers Club"
Best Actress in A Leading Role : Cate Blanchett in "Blue Jasmine."
This Sunday night the Oscars will be awarded. Find out who the nominees are by checking the complete list here...
ROD STEWART AND SANTANA TO TOUR!
Feb. 27, 2014 6:53 pm
'The Voice, The Guitar, The Songs," that's the name of the tour featuring Rod Stewart and Santana as co-headliners. Some 18 tour dates have been announced with the closest in St.Paul at the Xcel Energy Center in August. Click here for tour and ticket details...
THE ROLLING STONES BACK ON TOUR IN 2014!
Feb. 26, 2014 6:27 pm
The Rolling Stones are following their busy 2013 tour schedule with "14 On Fire." They'll really be on the road (or in the air) as they perform in Japan, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. Click here for their official website...
ACADEMY AWARDS PRESENTERS AND PERFORMERS!
Feb. 25, 2014 5:47 pm
The 86th Academy Awards will be given out this Sunday night! To no surprise, the list of presenters is impressive and familiar. Pink and U2 are among the performers. Check the list here...
JANIS JOPLIN, JIM MORRISON, JIMI HENDRIX - STAMPS TO BE!
Feb. 24, 2014 5:43 pm
IT WON'T BE "KISS" AND PLAY!!
Feb. 24, 2014 5:32 pm
The U.S.Postal Service plans to issue collectable stamps from artists like Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix in 2014. Also in the works, Roy Orbison, John Lennon, Jim Morrison, and more. Check the story here...
Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley are still with the band while original members Ace Frehley and Peter Criss are not. Coming to terms with that fact and playing together again doesn't seem likely, even for their induction into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame. Here's the story...
NEW, AND ALMOST NEW, MOVIES TO SEE THIS WEEKEND!
Feb. 21, 2014 11:30 am
THE BEATLES U.S. ALBUMS OUT ON CD!
Feb. 20, 2014 3:54 pm
Kevin Costner returns in the thriller, "3 Days To Kill," Rated PG 13. History plays a major role in "Pompeii," Rated PG13, and romance reigns in "Barefoot," also PG13.
"The Lego Movie," "The Monuments Men," and "Robocop," continue popular.
Learn more about plots and se
e the movie trailers by clicking here...
The Beatles U.S.A. albums are finally all out on CD. This can be confusing because The Beatles British albums were on CD years ago. So what's the difference. Well, prior to 1967's Sgt. Peppers album, the American versions of the early Beatles albums were considerably different, having different titles and covers, and different tracks. Get all the details here...
ONE TIME OSCAR WINNERS, WHERE ARE THEY NOW ?
Feb. 19, 2014 10:47 am
The 2014 Academy Awards will be given out March 2nd. In the category, "Where Are They Now?" the winners are those who won an Oscar but haven't won again. People like Geena Davis, Helen Hunt, and Louis Gossett Jr. Check this photo list...
2014 WINTER OLYMPICS TV SCHEDULE
Feb. 19, 2014 10:29 am
The Winter Olympics in Sochi continue through
OH OH, I'M IN BIG TROUBLE!
Feb. 18, 2014 10:11 am
this week. Check the daily schedule here...
When it comes to nutrition, I'm "going to hell in a hand basket." From peanut butter to pretzels to breakfast cereal, I use them all and they won't make the nutrition hit list. Check out the list of nutrition no-nos.
Feb. 17, 2014 9:31 am
THE WINTER OLYMPICS SHEDULE!!
Feb. 14, 2014 5:25 pm
Lincoln's birthday is Feb.12th, Washington's birthday is Feb.22nd, and in between we have Presidents' Day. Is it to honor Lincoln and Washington? Actually, the day was originally set aside to honor our first President, George Washington on his birthday. It was moved to the third Monday of February in 1971. Most Americans now consider it a day to honor all Presidents, past and present. Check out these Presidential facts... (like James Madison was the shortest at 5'4" and Lincoln was the tallest at 6'4")
Click here for the up to date Olympics schedule
e for this weekend...