The latest Reason-Rupe poll finds that when it comes to kids and their trophies, 57 percent of Americans think only the winning players should receive them. Only 57%? That means almost as many think EVERYONE should get a trophy just for showing up. This isn’t how things work in real life. Not everyone gets a […]
On Sunday, a woman in England picked up a rock at the beach to throw for her dog . . . and realized it was actually a LIVE GRENADE that had washed up. A bomb squad ended up blowing it up, and no one was hurt. Yay – a happy ending, but I have issues […]
I love stories like this one – it’s amazing what some people are willing and able to do for others, even when they’re not sitting on a pile of cash. A guy named Corey Wadden has been on a mission to make enough money to set his mom up for retirement by the time he […]
Remember when everyone had a yo-yo? I was terrible with mine, but I still had one and I still tried to walk the dog, go around the world and do the sleeper. I really couldn’t, but I had fun trying. There were some kids I knew who could do amazing things, but nothing even close […]
It’s east to talk about doing good things, but often harder to actually do them. This is a great example of a man practicing what he preaches. Raymond Burse is the 63-year-old president of Kentucky State University, and he’s taking a $90,000 pay cut so 24 employees at the school will raises. The folks who […]
Sometimes a song comes along that really hits home….one that you can truly identify with…..one that sums up all your innermost feelings. If you’ve ever thought to yourself “I don’t look good naked anymore”, then this is your song. It’s the first release from The Snake Oil Willie Band – enjoy!
I saw this story last week and it got me all riled up. A black lab named Lady was taken to a shelter after her owner died, and has had two families reject her in recent weeks including after she walked 30 miles to get back to one of the families. She’s not a young […]
Some guys clearing trees for electric lines came across a fawn trapped in the fall path of the tree they were about to trim. They gave him a little love, and what happened next will crack you up – the fawn knew a good thing when he had it. (After being released, he made his […]