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Give Me A High Five Today

Slap me some skins, it’s national high five day! The hol­i­day dates back to 2002, when it was cre­ated by col­lege stu­dents at the Uni­ver­sity of Vir­ginia. But the actual act of giv­ing a high five dates back to 1977, when it was first used dur­ing a bas­ket­ball game. The cel­e­bra­tion caught on rapidly, and has been […]



We're Being Watched All The Time

  With cam­era phones every­where, and apps that can broad­cast any time, it’s offi­cial, we’re being watched all the time.  Mike thinks it’s inevitable and we should just accept it.  Liza says it’s scary Big Brother type stuff and wishes for more pri­vacy.  What do you think?  Tell us here and 6:45 tomor­row morn­ing, 525‑9797.



Mike & Liza's Family Feud: School or Job

  Dear Mike & Liza, My daugh­ter is a senior in High School and has a full time job.  For the past year she’s been able to han­dle both pretty suc­cess­fully, but we just found out she’s fail­ing math this trimester, and needs the credit to grad­u­ate. I think she should quit her job and […]



Honey, Lets Stay Home And Watch Netflix.

Abra­ham Lin­coln( Feb­ru­ary 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was the 16th U.S Pres­i­dent, serv­ing from March 1861 until his shoot­ing. Lin­coln led the United States through its Civil War—its blood­i­est war and its great­est moral, con­sti­tu­tional and polit­i­cal cri­sis. In doing so, he pre­served the Union, abol­ished slav­ery, strength­ened the fed­eral gov­ern­ment, and mod­ern­ized the economy .   […]



How Much Freedom Do You Give Your Kids

  How much free­dom do you give your kids?  This Mary­land cou­ple has been accused of neglect for let­ting their chil­dren, ages 6 & 10, walk home alone from a park.  The chil­dren were taken into cus­tody by police offi­cers and held for hours by police and Child Pro­tec­tive Ser­vices. How much free­dom do you […]



National Scrabble Day Today !

It’s time to scan through the dic­tio­nary and brush up on obscure words, because today is National Scrab­ble Day. Alfred Mosher Butts invented the board game where play­ers use let­tered squares to make words in a criss­cross puz­zle fash­ion in 1933. The game is sold in 121 coun­tries with 29 dif­fer­ent lan­guage ver­sions.  Each year National […]



Letting The Weather Choose The Menu

  Do you let the weather decide the menu?  Today it’s sunny and 70.  A lot of burg­ers will go on the grill.  Tomor­row, stormy with a high of 56, and Mike’s wife is already plan­ning to make split pea soup with ham. Do you let the weather dic­tate what you eat?  Tell us here […]



What Food Are You Addicted To

What food are you addicted to?  If you said Dorito’s, you’re not alone, and it’s not entirely your fault. Read this about the 8 most addic­tive foods, and find out why you can’t stop eat­ing them.  Then tell us what food you’re addicted to here, and 6:45 Mon­day morn­ing. 1 DORITOS Every­one knows that when you buy […]



First Female NFL Referee Takes The Field

The National Foot­ball League made it offi­cial Wednes­day. Mis­sis­sippi res­i­dent Sarah Thomas is the first full-time female offi­cial. Thomas joined eight other ref­er­ees granted first-time employ­ment for league games. “Our incom­ing offi­cials have all demon­strated that they are among the best in col­lege foot­ball,” NFL vice pres­i­dent of offi­ci­at­ing Dean Blandino said in a statement. […]



"We Always Wanted A _________"

Did you keep hav­ing babies until you got a par­tic­u­lar gen­der?  We know lots of fam­i­lies with 5 boys…hoping for that 1 lit­tle girl.  Or 4  girls in a row…and all Dad wants is a boy.  Did that hap­pen to you?  How many babies did it take?  Tell us here and 6:45 tomor­row morning.