Diane Douglas's blog
**The average American woman spends 54 minutes getting ready for work. 18 minutes drying and styling hair; 15 minutes applying makeup; eight minutes getting dressed; 8 minutes taking a shower; and five minutes eating breakfast. The total amount of time the average woman spends getting ready to leave the house in a lifetime? Two years. - How long does it take you?
**DJB checked out a couple of new shows on the Fall TV Schedule. He watched "Pan Am" on ABC and "The Playboy Club" on NBC. He thought "The Playboy Club" was a bit better, but he did enjoy both shows. Diane checked out the new "Charlie's Angels" on ABC, and thought it was pretty good.
** Diane had a weird dream last night that was so vivid, she kept waking up and as soon as she fell back to sleep, she would be right back into the same dream! Here's what went down.....she dreamed that all of her teeth were falling out and she had to put them all into a hankerchief to take them to her dentist. This was so disturbing, when she got up this morning, she had to check in the mirror to make sure she did indeed have all of her teeth! Turns out, this isn't all that uncommon a dream. WIKY Morning Show listeners chimed in, stating that they have the same drea
Ran across this story over the weekend, and it sounds like the plot of a bad action movie! Seriously, we couldn't make this stuff up!
--Maria Somoes is a housewife in eastern Brazil. She suspected her husband was having an affair with a woman named Iranildes Araujo.
--Maria was furious that her husband was spending time with another woman . . .
On Fridays, we always welcome in a deserving non-profit group to take part in The Extortion Breakfast. This morning the folks from cMoe, (the Children's Museum of Evansville) cooked us a delicious breakfast of mini sausage and egg casseroles, bacon, and killer blueberry coffee cake!! cMoe is celebrating their 5th anniversary with a fabulous gala being held at The Ford Center on Oct. 28th.
** Big Debut on television last night of Simon Cowell's new show, "The X Factor." Paula Abdul, Nicole Sherzinger and L.A.
** Huge thanks to the Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer for a killer Extortion Breakfast this morning! What a spread – wonderful potato dish, spicy sausage casserole, homemade kuchens (about the best we think we’ve ever had, and we’ve had a few,) and Scotch Eggs! What are Scotch Eggs? A hardboiled egg packed in sausage and breadcrumbs, given an egg wash and fried. Nature’s perfect food!
** Today is WIKY’s annual Random Acts of Drive-through Kindness where we encourage you to go through a drive through and simply pay for the person in line behind you. Why? Because it’s a nice thing to do! What’s in it for you? Well, nothing really. That’s the point. But we guarantee that when you do, the reaction from the person is worth every penny! The Random Acts of Drive-Through Kindness continues a
WIKY Morning Show September 13, 2011
**All this week in the Culture Quiz, brought to you by Subway, you can Beat the Box Office for Bob Seger tickets Tuesday through Friday with the Culture Quiz. WIKY welcomes Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band November 9th to the Ford Center! Win tickets and qualify for a pair of front row seats!
**With the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, we thought that the NFL really hit the right tone in their many tributes across the league yesterday. Perhaps none more moving than the ceremony before the Bears/Falcons game at Soldier Field in Chicago featuring the National Anthem sung by Jim Cornelison of the Blackhawks. It’s something that every American should see –