Some of our ‘stuff’ this morning include;
A woman in England has been crashing funerals and wakes and stealing food for the past 14 years. When mourners ask who she is she says she’s a friend or coworker of the deceased.
- Scott texted saying he got invited into a wedding celebration after chatting up some of the partiers and even ended up in some of the wedding photos.
- Sean and his buddy said they got invited into a wake in Prince Rupert because…They happened to park near it. He said it was a great party with free food and booze.
- And one listener sent us this story from Global News.
According to Christian conspiracy theorist David Meade, The world is going to end tomorrow. He wrote Planet X: The 2017 Arrival. He says the planet Nibiru will pass Earth and cause all kinds of natural disasters that will wipe us out. But the dufus doesn’t say what time tomorrow, so keep your tee time.
Big party at Canada Games Plaza tomorrow night. It’s a thanks to everyone who helped with the evacuees over the summer. It starts at 6. Here’s the line up and click the pic to go to the city’s website for more.
4:00pm to 6:00pm DJ Ant
6:00pm to 7:00pm Barney Bentall
7:30pm Mayor’s welcome and speeches
8:00pm Glass Tiger
9:30pm event ends
Co-sponsored by 99.3 the Drive.
Doug & Wendy kick off a Free CD weekend this morning. The CD is Rush 2112. Listen all weekend for your chance to win it.
Chef Alden from the Coast Inn Of The North brought us breakfast and talked about what he and his staff is serving for the Wine Lovers World Tour Friday September 29th at The Coast Inn Of The North.
“In one survey this ranked number one as the most uncultured things we do it public.” (Really?…clue it’s not ‘Spitting’) Scroll down for the answer.
Our Pin It To Win It (mean edition) jackpot is rising. Check it out HERE. We call it the mean edition as the boss (aka ‘el meanyo,’) isn’t letting us tell you how many numbers you got correct with your guess until “later.” Play Pin It To Win It every weekday at 7:15, 8:15, 12:15 & 5:15.
A pic of ‘El Meanyo’
Feel free to grab this pic and make him look as devilish as you can.
Then text Doug & Wendy a copy
Auction Net is on right now. Click the icon to go to the site. One of the cool features is the the automatic bidding. You can set your maximum, for example $500 then enter a bid just above the current high bid. Then Auction Net will automatically make sure you are the top bidder until you’ve reached your max. Then if you are out bid you will be notified. Kind of a cool way to make sure you don’t snooze and lose on an item you really want.
The Frank Zappa Family Trust has announced a hologram of the iconic rocker is going on tour. According to Ahmet Zappa, the hologram will “ go back out on tour playing his most well-known music as well as some rare and unheard material.”
The Montreal hotel that hosted John Lennon and Yoko Ono‘s famous bed-in 1969 has reopened the suite and you can stay in it for…$1,969 a night. Suite 1742 includes virtual reality and interactive exhibits featuring archival footage from Lennon and Ono’s eight-day stay. The original event happened between May 26 and June 2, 1969. Re-enacting it
will cost you over $15,000….(Over $16,000 if you drink a pop from the mini fridge)
Yoko Ono‘s lawyers told a Polish lemonade company that their beverage called ‘John Lemon’ is an infringement of copy write. They’ve agreed and are going to rename it… ‘On Lemon.’ Yoko got her legal briefs in a knot after she saw a Facebook posting with the brand’s logo that showed John Lennon holding lemons and other advertising that showed a picture of round glasses and the words “Let It Be.”
The Kiss Army is pretty happy after seeing Gene Simmons and Ace Frehley on stage together for their time in 16 years. Frehley joined in part way through Simmons’ set during the Children Matter benefit concert in St. Paul, Minnesota, Wednesday. He said he decided just a week ago he wanted to be there.
R.E.M. is coming out with a clothing line to compliment the 25th anniversary reissue of “Automatic For the People.” The clothing line will feature “Automatic For the People” art, song lyrics, and pics. The clothing line comes out November 10th, and some of the band will be on hand at Paul Smith stores in London, Milan, and New York.
The answer to our Big Smart Head question….Wearing Pajama Pants in public.