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Oct 02

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: A pair of tickets to Ryan Adams with Butch Walker at The Count Basie Theatre on November 20th 

Today’s Question: It was on this day in 1836 that Charles Darwin finished a five-year journey and began writing his findings about evolution. The HMS Beagle departed in December of 1831 and took Darwin around the world to observe people and nature. His travels led him to experience an Earthquake in Chile, find ancient fossils in Argentina and explore the newly formed Galapagos Islands. His findings culminated in 1859 with the publication of perhaps the most important book to the modern understanding of life. What is the title of this book? http://ift.tt/1pIgkyM

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: A pair of tickets to Ryan Adams with Butch Walker at The Count Basie Theatre on November 20th

Today’s Question: It was on this day in 1836 that Charles Darwin finished a five-year journey and began writing his findings about evolution. The HMS Beagle departed in December of 1831 and took Darwin around the world to observe people and nature. His travels led him to experience an Earthquake in Chile, find ancient fossils in Argentina and explore the newly formed Galapagos Islands. His findings culminated in 1859 with the publication of perhaps the most important book to the modern understanding of life. What is the title of this book? http://ift.tt/1pIgkyM

Oct 01

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: A pair of tickets to Ryan Adams with Butch Walker at The Count Basie Theatre on November 20th 

Today’s Question: Americans got the opportunity to readily hit the open road on this day in 1908 with the introduction of the Ford Model T. The Model T revolutionized society with its low price and accessibility to the masses. Advancements were made to production when Ford later introduced the assembly line production of his cars in 1927. Nearly 15 millions cars rolled off the line that year. In which Michigan city was his assembly line perfected? http://ift.tt/1uBdFi8

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: A pair of tickets to Ryan Adams with Butch Walker at The Count Basie Theatre on November 20th

Today’s Question: Americans got the opportunity to readily hit the open road on this day in 1908 with the introduction of the Ford Model T. The Model T revolutionized society with its low price and accessibility to the masses. Advancements were made to production when Ford later introduced the assembly line production of his cars in 1927. Nearly 15 millions cars rolled off the line that year. In which Michigan city was his assembly line perfected? http://ift.tt/1uBdFi8

Sep 30

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: A pair  Ryan Adams with Butch Walker at The Count Basie Theatre on November 20th 

Today’s Question: Life got a bit fresher and cleaner on this day in 1861 with the birth of chewing gum tycoon William Wrigley Jr. Wrigley founded the company sharing his name which initially sold things like soap and baking soda. In 1892, he began his chewing gum operation which was far more successful than his other selling products. The company is responsible for a product still on the market today, though since 2008, owned by the Mars Incorporated. Which gum is this that is said to have a flavor that is a mix of pineapple and banana? http://ift.tt/1xwQu9Q

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: A pair Ryan Adams with Butch Walker at The Count Basie Theatre on November 20th

Today’s Question: Life got a bit fresher and cleaner on this day in 1861 with the birth of chewing gum tycoon William Wrigley Jr. Wrigley founded the company sharing his name which initially sold things like soap and baking soda. In 1892, he began his chewing gum operation which was far more successful than his other selling products. The company is responsible for a product still on the market today, though since 2008, owned by the Mars Incorporated. Which gum is this that is said to have a flavor that is a mix of pineapple and banana? http://ift.tt/1xwQu9Q

Sep 29

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: A copy of  Chris Barron’s Pancho and the Kid 

Today’s Question: It was on this day in 1984 that Prince’s Let’s Go Crazy hit the top of the single charts. At the same time, the artist’s album, Purple Rain was in the number one slot as was his film of the same name in the box office. The three number one spots made him the first artist to claim such an accolade. The track, Darling Nikki off the album, caught the attention of Tipper Gore who found the lyrics to be offensive to young children. Which group did she found as a result? http://ift.tt/1DR8Io3

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: A copy of Chris Barron’s Pancho and the Kid

Today’s Question: It was on this day in 1984 that Prince’s Let’s Go Crazy hit the top of the single charts. At the same time, the artist’s album, Purple Rain was in the number one slot as was his film of the same name in the box office. The three number one spots made him the first artist to claim such an accolade. The track, Darling Nikki off the album, caught the attention of Tipper Gore who found the lyrics to be offensive to young children. Which group did she found as a result? http://ift.tt/1DR8Io3

Sep 27

We are here at The Shoreline Heart Walk! Stop by and say hello http://ift.tt/1nivfp4

We are here at The Shoreline Heart Walk! Stop by and say hello http://ift.tt/1nivfp4

Sep 26

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: Pair of tickets to Michelle Moore and The Alliance Singers on Saturday, September 27th at The Stone Pony

Today’s Question: Today is the birthday of famed musical composer, George Gershwin. Gershwin was acclaimed in his time for composing great scores of classical and popular music for both Broadway and Hollywood. Some of his famous compositions include An American in Paris, the opera Porgy and Bess as well as the score for the classic film, Shall We Dance. One of his most famous compositions was used in the Disney film, Fantasia 2000. Which song was used showing the happenings of New York during the 40’s? http://ift.tt/1t20Pnh

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: Pair of tickets to Michelle Moore and The Alliance Singers on Saturday, September 27th at The Stone Pony

Today’s Question: Today is the birthday of famed musical composer, George Gershwin. Gershwin was acclaimed in his time for composing great scores of classical and popular music for both Broadway and Hollywood. Some of his famous compositions include An American in Paris, the opera Porgy and Bess as well as the score for the classic film, Shall We Dance. One of his most famous compositions was used in the Disney film, Fantasia 2000. Which song was used showing the happenings of New York during the 40’s? http://ift.tt/1t20Pnh

Sep 25

Johnny Two Bags \u003C3’s Brookdale Public Radio, 90.5 The NIGHT.  Here’s a link to the interview: http://bit.ly/1yslPvU http://ift.tt/YcEr2n

Johnny Two Bags \u003C3’s Brookdale Public Radio, 90.5 The NIGHT. Here’s a link to the interview: http://bit.ly/1yslPvU http://ift.tt/YcEr2n

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: Pair of tickets to Michelle Moore and The Alliance Singers on Saturday, September 27th at The Stone Pony

Today’s Question: Today is the 85th birthday of women’s television pioneer, Barbara Walters. Walters began her long career in television around 1952 when she joined New York’s NBC affiliate, WNBT, now WNBC. In the span of a decade, she joined in hosting The Today Show and eventually was given the title of co-host, the first woman to receive the title. Walters has been parodied many times in life, the most famous of which was during the 1970’s and 80’s on Saturday Night Live. Which not ready for prime time player imitated the famous news caster? http://ift.tt/1v3fNOt

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: Pair of tickets to Michelle Moore and The Alliance Singers on Saturday, September 27th at The Stone Pony

Today’s Question: Today is the 85th birthday of women’s television pioneer, Barbara Walters. Walters began her long career in television around 1952 when she joined New York’s NBC affiliate, WNBT, now WNBC. In the span of a decade, she joined in hosting The Today Show and eventually was given the title of co-host, the first woman to receive the title. Walters has been parodied many times in life, the most famous of which was during the 1970’s and 80’s on Saturday Night Live. Which not ready for prime time player imitated the famous news caster? http://ift.tt/1v3fNOt

Sep 24

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: Pair of tickets to Michelle Moore and The Alliance Singers on Saturday, September 27th at The Stone Pony

Today’s Question: It was on this day in 1957 that President Dwight Eisenhower sent Federal Troops to enforce integration of schools in Little Rock, Arkansas. The previous day, 9 African American students were removed from the school after their assimilation resulted in a violent mob of those against integration. It was the first implementation after the ruling of 1954’s Brown vs. the Board of Education. Arkansas’s governor tried to block the integration. Who was the governor of Arkansas at the time? http://ift.tt/1xf0dSb

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: Pair of tickets to Michelle Moore and The Alliance Singers on Saturday, September 27th at The Stone Pony

Today’s Question: It was on this day in 1957 that President Dwight Eisenhower sent Federal Troops to enforce integration of schools in Little Rock, Arkansas. The previous day, 9 African American students were removed from the school after their assimilation resulted in a violent mob of those against integration. It was the first implementation after the ruling of 1954’s Brown vs. the Board of Education. Arkansas’s governor tried to block the integration. Who was the governor of Arkansas at the time? http://ift.tt/1xf0dSb

Sep 23

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: Pair of tickets to Michelle Moore and The Alliance Singers on Saturday, September 27th at The Stone Pony

Today’s Question: Today is the birthday of one of New Jersey’s proudest sons, the Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen. Springsteen was born right here in Monmouth County and spent most of this childhood and adulthood living in the Garden State. He is said to have been inspired to pursue music after seeing Elvis perform on the Ed Sullivan Show and later, the Beatles as well. Springsteen still lives here in New Jersey where he raised his family as well. Which local high school touts having Bruce as an alumni? http://ift.tt/1v4kab0

MORNING’S WINNER WILL BE BY PHONE!! FIRST CORRECT CALLER AT 732-224-2252 IS THE WINNER

Today’s Prize: Pair of tickets to Michelle Moore and The Alliance Singers on Saturday, September 27th at The Stone Pony

Today’s Question: Today is the birthday of one of New Jersey’s proudest sons, the Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen. Springsteen was born right here in Monmouth County and spent most of this childhood and adulthood living in the Garden State. He is said to have been inspired to pursue music after seeing Elvis perform on the Ed Sullivan Show and later, the Beatles as well. Springsteen still lives here in New Jersey where he raised his family as well. Which local high school touts having Bruce as an alumni? http://ift.tt/1v4kab0