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Luke Bryan Plays Backstage For Minnesota Girl With Cancer
Dec. 4, 2013 6:14 pm
Luke Bryan was one of the many great artists with great performances at the CMA Country Christmas special on Monday, but what he did behind the stage was even more impressive. Bryan met with Tatum Libbesmeier, a little girl from Minnesota, and performed a private concert for her before the big show. Tatum has cancer and her Make-a-Wish dream was to meet her favorite country star, Luke Bryan. Tatum, who is only 8, sang along with Luke when he performed "Crash My Party" backstage. The star also incorporated her name into the lyrics of the song! Bryan also showed Tatum pics of his own kids, since Tatum and his son Tate have the same nickname. Tatum got to select a dress from Macy?s and attend the taping of the special. She also introduced Bryan along with host Jennifer Nettles. After performing "Run Run Rudolph," Bryan came down into the crowd to high-five and hug Tatum and her family. Good luck on your fight with cancer Tatum!
Watch Three Deer Get Rescued By Hovercraft On A Frozen Lake
Dec. 4, 2013 11:10 am
Miranda Lambert Bought Dierks A New ATV...And He Drove It Up A Tree!
Dec. 3, 2013 4:57 pm
Sometimes mother nature and its creatures need our help. These two guys rescued three deer that found themselves stranded on the ice in the middle of a lake without being able to get back safely on their own. Now, how about adding a hovercraft to your toy selection in the garage...
12 Gifts You Bought On Black Friday That Will Be Cheaper After Christmas
Dec. 3, 2013 3:15 pm
Talk about a nice gift!
Miranda Lambert, who has been touring with Dierks Bentley, bought him an "end of tour" gift of a shiny new Polaris ATV. Bentley promptly drove it up a tree...literally.
He then tweeted the pic LOL. Doesn't appear any duct tape will be necessary.
Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder Shaves Guys Dreads Off On Stage!
Dec. 3, 2013 11:36 am
The madness. The mayhem. The LINES.
Guess what? Just because you got it on Black Friday doesn't mean it was the best deal or lowest price.
Here are 12 items that are cheaper to buy after Christmas.
1. Big-Screen TV's
6. Caribbean cruises
12. Broadway tickets
Better luck next year hahaha!
Guy Throws $1000 Dollars Over The Balcony At MOA!
Dec. 2, 2013 4:13 pm
This is awesome! Per request of a fan at a recent Pearl Jam show, frontman Eddie Vedder shaves the dreads off this dudes head! Vedder had noticed a fan sporting a sign that said he'd shave his head if the band would play "Brain Of J", the opening track to their 1998 album, "Yield." Eddie then brought the man on stage, who told him he wanted to headbang with the dreads one last time and, after a quick talk, Pearl Jam agreed and played the tune with the fan headbanging throughout it. That's many years of hair there, probably pretty nasty too. Actually, it looks like the guy was way passed due for a haircut.
Vince Neil Jams To AC/DC's "Highway To Hell!"
Dec. 2, 2013 12:07 pm
Tis the season to be merry!
Bloomington police cited a 29-year-old man for disorderly conduct for tossing 1,000 dollar bills over an upper floor railing at the Mall of America.
Serge Vorobyov, of Apple Valley, admitted throwing the money Friday as a choir performed "Let it Snow." He was cited and released at the scene. Vorobyov said he also was ordered not to go into the mall for a year.
He said he's going through a divorce and lost his car-hauling business and hoped the positivity of throwing the money would come back to him. He argues he was just spreading holiday cheer.
"I wanted to do some sort of pay-it-forward kind of thing," he said Sunday.
He invited his estranged wife to try to win her back but she didn't show up, he said.
Vorobyov said he started tossing his "last $1,000" from the fourth floor and continued while going down the escalator.
He had stamped the bills with his YouTube address, and on his Facebook page he called the event a publicity stunt. When asked why he wanted the publicity, he said he wanted his cat back from his estranged wife.
More: Pioneer Press
Check Out All The Black Friday Deals And Ads Here!
Nov. 27, 2013 11:47 am
Motley Crue's Vince Neil joined the Sin City Sinners for the AC/DC classic, ?Highway To Hell? at the grand opening of Vince Neil's Tatuado Eat-Drink-Party! in Las Vegas on November 9th. Now a video has surfaced for your viewing pleasure!
Neil's latest venture, located at the Circus Circus Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, "Vince Neil's Tatuado Eat-Drink-Party! menu offers up Neil's signature Tatuado burgers, burritos, and more. In the dining room bar guests can pair their meal with a cold beer, cocktail, or one of the rocker's very own premium brands.
Tattoo's and Tequila baby! I know a place I'm stopping on my trip to Vegas!
News Anchor Ruins Christmas For The Kids!
Nov. 26, 2013 11:29 am
If you are going to be shopping on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, this website is a valuable tool in finding the best deals at the big retailers!
Good luck and please don't drive over anyone or get into any fights mmmmk?
Black Friday Ads
Miley's AMA Performance With A Lip-Syncing Cat From Space!
Nov. 25, 2013 3:37 pm
Regardless of the time of day, you should be aware of your audience. I watched the news with my parents when I was in my single digit years, and if I heard this lady talking about there being no Santa Claus, I would not have been happy! BAAAAAHHHHH HUMBUG!!!
100,000 Dominoes Used In New Guiness World Record!
Nov. 25, 2013 11:06 am
Well...Did you expect anything else? LOL If you didn't get a chance to see the American Music Awards last night, here is Miley Cyrus' performance of "Wrecking Ball."
Will Banning Fast Food Locations Near Schools Fight Childhood Obesity?
Nov. 21, 2013 5:35 pm
Ok it's been a long time since I've played with Dominoes, but as a kid it was always fun to watch them tumble down after my siblings and I created a masterpiece around the kitchen! This new Guinness World Record with 100,000 Dominoes is quite the achievement! Watch the entire video for a big finale at the end!
Sammy Hagar Makes "PMS" Cocktail On Rachael Ray Show
Nov. 21, 2013 11:39 am
New York limits the amount of sugary drinks you can consume, and many schools have taken vending machines out of their schools entirely.
Is banning fast food locations near schools, parks, etc. going to help fight childhood obesity?
The Austin Texas City Council has denited what's called a "healthy food ordinance" during its Thursday meeting. It would have restricted the type of restaurants that are built around areas frequented by children, such as schools, to encourage healthier eating habits.
In a four to three vote, the council denied the proposal. It came from the recently completed Community Health Improvement Plan. It identifies and makes suggestions on how to improve the health of Austin's citizens.
The healthy food ordinance drew a lot of attention from critics who said it would allow government to get too involved in personal choices like what we feed our children.
Council member Laura Morrison says this measure is bigger than that, and that we need to look at the big picture.
"That's what this is all about is how do we raise the standards? How do we put systemic issues into place so that the overall health of our community can be improved?" said Morrison.
Britney Spears Younger Sister Jamie Lynn Is Going Country
Nov. 20, 2013 3:22 pm
- 3 to 4 sprigs of mint
- 3 ounces passion fruit syrup
- 3 ounces simple syrup
- 1.5 ounces lime juice
- 1 teaspoon brown sugar
- 3 ounces rum
- A splash orange juice
To a small scoop of ice in a martini shaker, add the mint and another small scoop of ice and shake to "muddle" the mint. Add passion fruit syrup, simple syrup, lime juice, brown sugar, rum and a splash of orange juice. Shake until very chilled and serve in small champagne flutes.
Watch the video here:
Rachael Ray Show
Increase Your Bust Size AND Bring Your Wine With You!
Nov. 19, 2013 2:35 pm
Competition for Cassadee Pope?
The 22-year old former star of Nickelodeon's "Zoey 101" will release her debut country music-themed album that reflects on her experiences of being a mom. She got pregnant at 16, remember that?
What do you think about Jamie Lynn Spears as country singer? The younger sibling of Britney Spears won't likely ever see the fame of her older sister, but she continues to sing about her and with her.
Scorpions "Unplugged" Video Preview!
Nov. 19, 2013 11:21 am
Case in point: The Wine Rack Flask Bra. Take a flat chest (or if you are well-endowed go BIGGER), combine a built-in flask with a mouth dispenser, and ad your favorite wine. Of course, it doesn't have to be wine, but things could get interesting real fast if you fill this bra with hard liquor.
More info here: Stupid.com
20 Companies With The Best Perks
Nov. 18, 2013 7:06 pm
Since I started listening to rock music back in the day, I've always enjoyed listening to the Scorpions. They weren't one of my favorite groups necessarily, but always had solid tracks and vocals that can't be replicated.
Recently the Scorpions released a video preview and a movie trailer of their upcoming release of "MTV Unplugged- Scorpions Live In Athens."
It's due November 29 in Europe (of course they get it earlier) and January 21, 2014 in North America. The package features a mix of classic Scorpions tracks and new songs performed acoustically.
The session took place In September, when the German rockers performed three MTV Unplugged concerts in Athens, Greece at the city's Lycabettus Theatre. "MTV Unplugged- Scorpions Live In Athens" will be available on CD, DVD and Blu-ray disc.
Nirvana Perform Unplugged In New York On This Day In 1993
Nov. 18, 2013 10:53 am
I'm going to be honest, radio has some of the best perks you can get with a job! Concerts, events, goods, meals, etc.
What kind of perks do you get at YOUR job?
Here is a list of the top twenty perks at companies, with MN's own General Mills landing at number 6.
Office perks: Pinterest hacks are notoriously hit or miss, but the company holds regular Hackathons, where employees choose a creative idea and work together to make it happen. And in lieu of hacks, there's a weekly happy hour where employees get to ask questions to the founders of Pinterest.
2. SC Johnson
Office perks: An on-site concierge is available to mail your packages, send flowers, deliver groceries to your house, and get the oil in your car changed. Other cool perk? Whenever you retire, you're rewarded with a lifetime membership to the company fitness center.
3. Mars (food manufacturer)
Office perks: If you work at Mars Chocolate (brands like Snickers and Twix) or Wrigley (brands like Skittles and Starburst) you get FREE CANDY! (All the pink Starbursts your heart desires.) And if you work for any of their pet divisions, then bringing your furry friend to the office is encouraged.
4. ThousandEyes (an IT performance management company)
Office perks: Sustenance is key for the ThousandEyes employees. Which means lunch is free and catered every day, and if you're working late, dinner gets comped. Did I mention that the office has an intense espresso machine, and employees get free Espresso 101 classes, like "Latte Art."
Office perks: On site doctors and medical services to keep employees healthy without the awfulness of waiting rooms. Free lunch, dinner, massages, yoga, and car washes are also part of the package.
6. General Mills (in Minnesota!)
Office perks: Flexibility is the name of the Mills game. When you start at the company, you automatically get three weeks of paid vacation a year, and that increases the longer you work there. Plus, they have flexible work arrangements and encourage telecommuting and/or working part-time when it helps your schedule.
See the rest of the Top 20 here: Buzzfeed
Last Chance To Vote For The American Music Awards
Nov. 15, 2013 3:26 pm
The MTV "Nirvana Unplugged" event was an iconic one to say the very least.
Here's Kurt and crew performing "The Man Who Sold the World" on this day in rock history back in 1993.
Today (11/15) is your LAST CHANCE to vote for your favorite artists for the 2013 American Music Awards. The ceremony takes place next Sunday 11/24 at 7P(central) on ABC.
Women Are Turned Off By Guy's Beards, Guys Are Turned Off By Woman's WHAT?
Nov. 15, 2013 11:47 am
This link will take you directly to the voting page: American Music Awards 2013 Voting
So, in a recent dating survey it shows that women are most turned off by guy's beards. Turning the tables...What is the biggest turn-off to the GUYS?
Woman with TATTOOS!
Not sure about that. For example, this woman is definitely attractive. ;)