Author Archives: Austin Michael

90s At 9 April 16

90s At 9 April 16

I hear Kearney got snow today. Here in Lincoln, we’ve got Snow, the rapper from the 90s. Here’s what else is coming up tonight. —– I’ll tell you about how jail time affected the music on our featured band’s biggest album. —– J-lo and A-Rod have struck out. I’ll tell you what they’ve said about…Read more »

Candy Colored Complexion

Candy Colored Complexion

Reeses is expanding its empire from chocolate and peanut butter to make up and lip balm. So, yes, soon your lips can taste like a peanut butter cup and your eyelids can be the color of caramel. It literally has eye palettes called milk chocolate and white chocolate with various shades of each.  There are…Read more »

Behold the discovery of the monkey dinosaur!

Behold the discovery of the monkey dinosaur!

A creature that’s a cross between a monkey and a dinosaur? Sounds like it could be in the new Kong Versus Godzilla movie, but it’s actually a newly discovered, real thing. It’s called the Monkeydactyl. It’s a type of Pterosaur, the first known vertebrates that could fly. Fly? But you said “monkey”. I’m getting to…Read more »

So, I made some of those bacon wrapped Oreos……………

So, I made some of those bacon wrapped Oreos……………

A couple of weeks ago, I was talking about the food trend “Bacon Wrapped Oreos”. People are raving that it’s the perfect mix of sweet and salty. I finally found some time to make some myself last Saturday. And they turned out………. Horrible. Disgusting. Maybe I did something wrong, but the cookies soaked up the…Read more »

Prince Phillip’s Odd Coffin

Prince Phillip’s Odd Coffin

The word is that Prince Phillip is going to be buried in a coffin made out of wool. How do you make a coffin out of wool? A place in called Hainsworths has been making them since 2009. Basically, the frame is made out of recycled cardboard. That’s covered with thick wool. The inside is…Read more »

Vacation After Vaccine?

Vacation After Vaccine?

The Travel Technology Association did a survey and 80% or the people taking it said they plan on traveling before 2021 is over. I was just talking to a friend who also doubles as my travel agent this morning about how much I want to go back to Jamaica. She said she’s going in 39…Read more »

Friday Feel Good Feature – American Unity

I thought we could use a little more unity news. So, for tonight’s positive story I’m taking us to Deer Creek Prairie Vale Elementary school in Edmund, Oklahoma. It’s where, just a couple of days ago, the students lined the hallways and chanted “USA! USA!” as a very important person walked by. The children and…Read more »

Another shortage…….. ketchup!!!!!!

Another shortage…….. ketchup!!!!!!

It’s been a while, so we’re due for a shortage of something dumb. There aren’t enough miniature Heinz Ketchup packets; the tiny ones you get a fast food places. Both Long John Silver’s and Texas Roadhouse are reporting shortages of the individual packages nationally. Which begs the question, why are so many people using ketchup…Read more »