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April 18th WIKY Morning Show

**  Today is "Wear Your PJ's To Work Day!"  DJB and I actually did this a few years ago, so we shared our goofy picture on Facebook, but here it is for your enjoyment!

Tuesday April 17th WIKY Morning Show

** Happy Tax Day!! Yes, don't forget that your taxes are due today by midnight. We mentioned that due to budget cuts in the U.S. Postal Service, many post offices won't be open late this evening, so you'll have to get them in during normal postal office hours.

April 16th, 2012 WIKY Morning Show

** It's one of our favorite movies of all time, "Young Frankenstein," and now the musical is coming to The Centre on April 29th!  All this week in the Culture Quiz at 8:20, we'll have a pair of tickets you can win. We're pretty sure Frau Blucher and The Monster will be there.....how about "Abby Normal?"

April 13th, 2012 WIKY Morning Show

** It's Friday the 13th!! We had some fun this morning exploring superstitions and the goofy ones some of us have.  Diane admitted that she goes out of her way to avoid stepping on sidewalk cracks and she holds her breath when she drives by a cemetery.  Click on the link below to read some of the other superstitions that people have:

https://www.facebook.com/diane.wiky#!/diane.wiky/posts/10150639998345951?notif_t=feed_comment

 

Why does my dog stare at me?

There are many days when I'm working at my computer, and my dog Bailey will sit and stare at me. Check out the pic:

It turns out that dogs stare at their owners on a regular basis.  I came across this article, written by a veterinarian.  Fascinating stuff:

It’s not hard to imagine why a loyal dog might stare devotedly at his master. It’s the stuff of Old Yeller, White Fang and Lassie –– starers, all.

Things we can't live without

On the show this morning, we were talking about food or beverages that you look forward to having every day, and when you can't get them.....it puts you in a mood!

It seems that it was the beverages that most of us can't live without.  For me, it's my Vitamin Water Zero. I bring a bottle with me every morning and I drink it during the course of the show.  If I open the frig at home and we're out....my whole day has gotten off on the wrong foot!

For DJB, every morning at 9, he goes down to the kitchen and gets his bottle of Diet Mt.

WIKY Morning Show Dec. 5th

** Tonight on Fox, it's the American Country Awards . . . not to be confused with the American Country Music Awards. Or the CMT Awards. Here's a message from Fox to help clear things up.

http://wiky.com/content/american-country-awards

**  Will Ferrell has apparently decided to start doing beer commercials. And not for Budweiser or Coors. He's doing ads for Old Milwaukee.

WIKY Morning Show Dec. 2nd

** Bono was on "Ellen" yesterday, and said he doesn't really listen to U2 . . . because he thinks his voice sounds girly.

http://wiky.com/content/bono-ellen


** Coca-Cola was planning to use white cans for the holidays.

WIKY Morning Show Nov. 30th

** From the category, "Michael Jackson Madness," comes this story about Dr.

WIKY Morning Show Nov. 28th

** Lauren Alaina, who was the runner-up last year on "American Idol," sang the National Anthem at the Packers/Lions game on Thanksgiving.  Trouble was, she forgot the lyrics and had an extremely uncomfortable pause at the beginning.

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