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by Brian Stephenson posted Mar 27 2015 1:27PM
Brian & Lou "The Waking Crew" had the chance to chat with Rock n Roll Legend Tommy James Friday morning at 8:50 any they gave away tickets to Winners who will see Tommy at Snoqualmie Casino Sunday evening.
  


Over 100 million records sold worldwide....over 300 artists have covered tommy's songs including PRINCE, REM, SPRINGSTEEN, CARLOS SANTANA, BILLY IDOL, JOAN JETT, DOLLY PARTON, TOM JONES, CHER , AND EVEN THE BOSTON POPS
 
HIS CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED AUTOBIOGRAPHY, 'ME THE MOB AND THE MUSIC' is now in development for a film with producer Barbara DeFina whose credits include CASINO, GOOD FELLAS, CAPE FEAR, COLOR OF MONEY, HUGO ..... ...it was in ROLLING STONE'S TOP 25 BEST MUSIC MEMOIRS EVER WRITTEN....came in at #12
 
Tommy has his own show on YOU TUBE - called INSIDE TRACKS WITH TOMMY JAMES. (click here) 
 
HE WILL BE RETURNING TO THE STUDIO NEXT MONTH TO START RECORDING AN 'ACCOUSTIC' ALBUM WITH SOME SURPRISE GUEST ARTISTS.....HE WILL BE DOING SOME NEW INNOVATIVE THINGS IN THE STUDIO....ALBUM TITLE AT THIS TIME IS 'ACCOUSTITRONICS'






 
by Brian Stephenson posted Mar 20 2015 1:06PM
Ron Hunter is the coach for the Georgia State basketball team, and he tore his Achilles tendon last Sunday celebrating their conference championship win.  So he had to sit in a rolling chair for their game against Baylor yesterday.  And when his son R.J. won the game with a three-pointer, he started celebrating again . . . and fell OUT of his chair.  Luckily he didn't hurt himself this time.

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by Brian Stephenson posted Mar 17 2015 1:50PM
Want to impress people when you're out drinking for St. Patrick's Day? How about showing them you're the MacGyver of DRUNKS?

There's a YouTube video floating around that shows how to get the cap off a beer bottle using nothing but a sheet of paper. It's an old trick, but if you've never heard about it, here's what you do . . .

1. Fold the paper in half from top to bottom. Then fold it in half long-wise three times, until it's long and thick.  
2. Now fold THAT in the middle, to turn it into a "V" shape.
3. Hold the bottle steady, put the "V" part under the cap, and pop it off.

You might want to practice once before you try to impress the ladies . . . you'll be way cooler if you do it on your first try.

Check out the video. Happy St. Patty's Day -- and remember, drink responsibly and DON'T DRINK & DRIVE! Plan ahead.
by Brian Stephenson posted Mar 10 2015 1:31PM
In a stunning trade, the New Orleans Saints have agreed to ship star tight end Jimmy Graham and a fourth-round draft pick to the Seattle Seahawks for a first-round pick and center Max Unger, a person with knowledge of the deal told USA TODAY Sports.

Read the full USA TODAY article - just click here
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by Brian Stephenson posted Mar 6 2015 12:51PM
Brian & Lou delivered DOZENS of delicious donuts to a variety of winners once again today. Sponsored by YAKIMA BINDERY. Here's a couple of hungry ladies from FRANKLIN MIDDLE SCHOOL.

Click Here to Register to win!


 
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by Brian Stephenson posted Feb 27 2015 11:54AM

Leonard Nimoy, the actor, author and director best known for his portrayal of the ultra-logical character Spock in the TV series Star Trek, has died at the age of 83.

His wife, Susan Bay Nimoy, confirmed to the New York Times that her husband died Friday morning at their Los Angeles home of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Nimoy said last year that he had been diagnosed with lung disease and was "doing OK."

Nimoy's poignant last tweet, sent on Feb. 22, reads, "A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory."

"I loved him like a brother," co-star William Shatner said Friday. "We will all miss his humour, his talent, and his capacity to love."

Co-star George Takei shared his condolences on Facebook Friday afternoon.

"Today, the world lost a great man, and I lost a great friend. We return you now to the stars, Leonard ... I shall miss you in so many, many ways," he wrote.

"Leonard Nimoy truly did live long and prosper. To celebrate his life and work, let us share in some of his best moments as the character we all took into our hearts, Mr. Spock."

Read more from CBC here: 
http://www.cbc.ca/news/arts/leonard-nimoy-star-trek-s-spock-dead-at-83-1.2975593

by Brian Stephenson posted Feb 26 2015 10:00AM
Jimmy Riffle of "The Gator Boys" will be at the CWHBA Home & Garden Show this weekend in the Sundome. He stopped by Cherry FM to chat with Brian & Lou this morning. Listen to win tickets tomorrow morning at 7:20.

‪#‎gatorboys‬ ‪#‎jimmyriffle‬ ‪#‎animalplanet‬

Get ticket information HERE    


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by Brian Stephenson posted Feb 25 2015 11:55AM
Win tickets to the CWHBA Home & Garden Show this weekend in the Sundome - with Brian & Lou "The Waking Crew" - 7:20am all this week!



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by Brian Stephenson posted Feb 24 2015 12:44PM
 

A Woman Got Famous on YouTube, and Now Her Twin Daughters Are Too

 

A woman named Mindy McKnight runs a YouTube channel called "Cute Girl Hairstyles" that gives step-by-step instructions for crazy hairdos.

 

She's racked up more than three million subscribers over the past six years.  And now her 14-year-old twin DAUGHTERS are YouTube celebrities too.

 

They've been in a lot of their mom's videos.  But they also have a channel of their own called Brooklyn and Bailey, which recently passed the one-million-subscriber mark. 
 

They post one video a week, and mostly do pointless things for kids to watch.  Like their latest video, where they blindfold each other . . . taste stuff . . . and try to guess what it is.


by Brian Stephenson posted Feb 23 2015 1:17PM

 

An Octopus Jumps Out of the Water to Eat a Crab

 

Here's something you probably didn't know:  An octopus will sometimes jump OUT of the water to go after food.

 

Someone in Australia was filming a crab walking across a rock recently.  And out of nowhere, an octopus jumped out of a tidal pool and snagged it.

Circle of life.

 


by Brian Stephenson posted Feb 20 2015 12:19PM
JOHN GREEN wrote the novel "The Fault in Our Stars", which inspired the movie that came out last year. And he's also HUGE on YouTube. He and his brother Hank run a YouTube channel called VlogBrothers. Back in 2007, they did something called the "Brotherhood 2.0 Project," where they didn't text each other for a whole year, and only communicated through video blogs. Which is when they started to get a following. And now they post videos about WHATEVER, and 2.5 million people subscribe. Hank was also one of three YouTube celebrities who got to interview President Obama last month.

by Brian Stephenson posted Feb 19 2015 1:00PM

A guy in Bethesda, Maryland who has WAY too much time on his hands built a motorized TOILET for a parade last summer.  It's basically a toilet on top of a wooden box with wheels on it.

 

And now a video of him using it in front of his hardware store is making the rounds of Facebook . . . because he added a SNOWPLOW.  (Search for "David Goldberg - Heads Up."  Notice the poor schmoe at the end using a shovel.  What a loser!)


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