Aristotle once said,
"Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way."
It is my gathered opinion that P.T. Barnum was not only correct, but a prophet. When he said "There’s a sucker born every minute," he wasn't just whistling Dixie.
For more decades than I care to remember, people have been fascinated with TV shows that explore the possibilities of creatures roaming the planet that defy explanation and plausibility. There are (but not limited to) the legendary Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, the Abominable Snowman (or Yeti,) and of course my personal favorite, UFOs.
"Captain America: The First Avenger" (2011)
Well, this is how it started! Marvel Comics gives us a patriotic and quintessential do-gooder in Steve Rogers (aka Captain America) circa 1942 and smack dab in the middle of World War II.
Well, our last few shows have covered 21st century wedding proposals and insane wedding videos, but before you get that far, you gotta get a date, right? Right! So we reached back to our fourth most-listened- to show and conned, er... convinced that guest to return to our airwaves! Join us as we welcome back Monica Mills to update us on her * mybaddatestory.com * venture and also to discuss her latest project of dating via the alphabet. We will be opening the phone lines to hear listener stories and provide you, our valuable audience, the opportunity to get the best dating advice.
NO - nobody on the WSOTW is getting married. Well, not since that disastrous union of former co-host Amy and whatshisname. And Jon and Kurtis have been semi-happily married to their wives for years. Our recent show on wedding videos (The Viral Video Show) got us thinking about the art of the proposal. Some guys get on a knee... some hire a blimp. Join us tonight as we talk to Jim Babb and his fiance Julie. Jim recently proposed to Julie via the website * juliewillyoumarry.me. * Join us while we talk about getting engaged and the reactions you get when the world can watch it happen.
So this morning the DWP knocked on my door (hey at least they knocked) and they've been working in my backyard all morning. I just looked out there and saw this:
Pretty sure that's not safe.. the picture doesn't do it justice (I can't get in their way to take a better one) that sucker is draped over and across our pool and at the deep end it's only about 3 feet off the ground!
So I wake up this morning and there's two strange guys in my backyard with pickaxes taking apart one of my planters. Turns out that my neighbor's house is being sold (news to me) and that they had to repair a fence between our properties. Why this resulted in unchecked aggression towards my planter I'm not sure.
Ever wonder what it's like to be recognized or identified as a character on a TV Commercial? Well, Kurtis has had to deal with this a bit as a result of his role as "Stan" from the ubiqitous (and annoying) "creditreport.com" commercials. (You know the ones... lazy construction worker 'Stan' gets a fair deal from a credit reporting company...