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  • be back Wednesday

    ....What an outstandingly beautiful Saturday afternoon!!!!!!......I will be in Kansas City catching some baseball for the next few days......will be back on wednesday.....if the hotel I am at has wifi...and I would think they would....i will definitely be checking in via my blog while I am there,,,,,meanwhile by all means get out and enjoy this weather!!!....ran into some old friends last night at Bourbon Street....was great to see them........hope to run into you soon......Rick

  • Bourbon Street,,,,,weekend

    ......Wasssup!!!!!.....the weekend is almost here!! make sure you stop by and say hi tonight at Bourbon Street (south Seneca right off 235)......I will be there broadcasting live and of course they will have the dollar jello shots and 5 dollar Jaeger bombs!!!!....and NO COVER....they never charge one at Bourbon Street!......hope to see you there!......will also be at Rusty Eck Ford tomorrow from one to three so by all means come by and say hi!.....am taking monday and tuesday off so I can go catch some baseball at the K .....and am definitely looking forward to it!.....hope to see you out and about soon! Rick

  • Geddy, Alex and Neil

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  • Weekend almost here!

    ....what a beautiful thursday!!!!!! lots of things happening this weekend......of course I will be out and about!....Bourbon Street on Friday night .... will be at Rusty Eck on Saturday from 1 to 3......am actually getting ready to take a couple days off next week and hit up Kaufman Stadium in Kansas City and catch a couple Royals games.......and I can not wait to hear the ump say....PLAYYYY BALLLLL!!!!.......I do hope you are having an outstanding Thursday! Rick

  • They Don't Make Em Like They Used To!

    ..Whatever happened to the classic and outstanding teen movie?.....Ferris Buehler wherefore art thou????....maybe it's just me but it seems as though they simply don't make em like they used to......I mean come on.....Animal House.....Porkys......Breakfast Club......Sixteen Candles..... Can't by me Love......Better off Dead.....even the original American Pie.....Dazed and Confused.....Fast Times at Ridgemont High........etc etc etc.....it just seems as though now days it's a lost art form....the closest I can think of Hollywood comming to it in recent times would have to be Superbad.....maybe it's just a bygone era that will never return who knows.....I certainly hope not....but like I said who knows......what is the one teen movie that you will watch almost every time it comes on even ir it's 3am?......My personal favorite would still have to be Ferris Buehler's Day Off....I still find that to be one of the funniest feature films of all time........anyways thank you much for stopping by......Rick

  • Tuesday!

    ....Welcome to Tuesday!!! Tax day! Yeah I know....ughhh right.......hopefully you have yours done and if not hopefully you will by the end of the day!....My Yankees lost last night to the Twins...but hey you can't win em all right?......speaking of tax day...I will be at Mcdonalds on 47th and Broadway from 11am-1pm today celebrating McDonald's Tax Day Customer Appreciation Event!....buy a Big Mac or a Quarter Pounder with Cheese Sandwich and get the 2nd same sandwich for only 17 cents! By all means stop by and see us! Rick

  • Today.........

    On this date in 1889 in London, the one and only Charlie Chaplin was born.....by the time of his death in the 1970's he had been the recipient of numerous awards and had been knighted by none other than the Queen of England.....it was also on this date in 1900 the first book of U.S. postage stamps was issued....it was on this date in 1940 the first no hit no run game on opening day was thrown by Bob Feller......on this date in 1947 the Zoomar arrived on the scene.....the Zoomar was a lens device that allowed the user to get close up and long distant camera shots from a stationary position.....(hence the word zoom).....on this date in 1968 baseball's longest night game was completed....it lasted 24 innings....the Houston Astros won by the way.....I hope you are having an outstanding Monday! Rick

  • There is No Better Format

    ..There simply is no better musical format than rock.....PERIOD.....nothing speaks to me....gets inside of me and screams at me....takes ahold of me and forces me to find myself somewhere else completely if even for only a few minutes......there is absolutely NOTHING...and I absolutely mean nothing...that compares to hearing the right song at the right moment.....nothing even comes close......what makes rock so much better than other formats is it's ability to constantly re invent itself......it;'s stubborn and habitual bending and breaking of the rules......it's unrivaled knack for refusing to buckle in it's belief structure and it's take or leave it mentality.....it's irrisistable habit of not only defying norms and often pop culture, but creating it's own.....I often wonder if people like Elvis.....Bill Haley,....Chuck Berry....etc....knew that even way back when......to be honest with you I would have to say they absolutely did. Thanks for stopping by ...... Rick

  • Jackie Robinson

    ....Today was Jackie Robinson Day in Major League Baseball....if you happened to catch any baseball today you may have noticed all the players were wearing the number 42 in tribute of Jackie Robinson........Jackie Robinson was more than an outstanding athlete who practically changed the game of baseball with his base stealing/hitting/defensive skill set.....he not only broke a much needed to be broken barrior, he did so while taking the high road.....and that is why he will always be remembered as someone worthy of having a regular season day actually named after him.......he chose the high road by refusing to respond verbally or through the press when faced with so much ignrance fueled animosity.....no one would have blamed him in any way had he chosen to lash back.......instead he chose to respond with his play on the field....by stealing more bases than ANY player during his tenure and going to no less than 6 world series, winning one of them.....Rookie of the Year in 1947.....ML MVP in 1949....if you are a fan of the world's greatest game then I am quite sure you understand when I say this.....there will not be another Jackie Robinson....the respect I have for what he accomplished is immeasurable. thank you for stoppng by as always............... Rick

  • Friday the 13th....weekend!

    ....It's officially Friday the 13th!!.....are you a believer?....I can admit it....I certainly am lol....I guess we all have our superstitions etc...another big weekend....we will be out and about as always....I will be at Bourbon Street on South Seneca tonight from 10 to midnight.....dollar jello shots and 5 dollar jaeger bombs!!! will also be at Pleasures tomorrow night from 9 to 11 so by all means please come out and say hi!....as always hope to see you soon.....and thank god Baseball is back!!!! Rick

  • Axl Rose.....weekend

    .....wassup!!!!!! Lots of things happening this weekend......Axl Rose turns down the bid to go into the hall of fame??.....that's interesting lol.....I am not going to jump all over him and dog him out for a decision that is his to make.......I don't understand it in the least....but who am I to judge?....I mean I am sure that in his mind he has his reasons......and whether or not they are sensible or righteous reasons it's not for me to say......it's his decision and his only....the rest of GNR will be inducted so it's not like it really effects them either way.......will be at Bourbon Street tomorrow night and Pleasures on Satureday!.....and comming very soon on T95.....your chance to stuff your pockets with cash money!!!!!! hope to see you out and about soon Rick

  • Wednesday!!

    .....Welcome to Wednesday!!....it's all down hill to the weekend from here......I will be at Bourbon Street this Friday night and of course Pleasures on Saturday......My Yankees won again last night so that makes 2 straight!...I just hope they can keep it up!....speaking of baseball....how bout those KC Royals at 4-2!....I realize it is way early......but still......your chance to win cash money....lots of it.....comming soon on T95.....also make sure you listen this week for new music from Black Stone Cherry.....Soundgarden........and Godsmack!...............Rick

  • TNT....cash money!!!

    .....will be chatting with our morning show guys Todd and Tyler during my show later today so make sure you don't miss that!....also would love to let the cat outta the bag on this one but I can't as of this very second....I so want to though!!!...I can tell you this much.....very soon you will get your chanc.....daily.....to win some cold hard cash with T95.....and who can't use some good cold hard cash right now???.....I so wanna tell you more....and will......very soon.......My Yankees finally won one last night......well 1 and 3 is better than 0 and 4...not by much I admit lol....anyways I hope you are having a great Tuesday! Rick

  • Welcome to Monday!!!

    .....I hope this Monday finds you well!!...I am one of the very few people you will ever run into who actually likes mondays....I can't explain it.....just always have......UGH!!! my Yankees are 0-3!!! I keep having to remind myself there are 159 games to go................on the other hand Kansas City is 2-1!... I actually caught myself actually watching the end of the Masters yesterday....It's not like I could play golf to save my life....but I do have to admit I get caught up in a Majors when it comes down to the wire and goes sudden death...I heard the new Soundgarden over the weekend and it is good! be listening for it very soon on T95!.....also keep your ears peeled for.....are you ready for this?......a new Godsmack comming very soon as well!!!! Rick

  • Baseball!!!!!

    .....Right now...as I type this......this very second....there are select ballparks around the country partaking in opening day festivities!!!!! Finally we have baseball!!!!!! I am a kid in a candy store when it comes to this.....My Yankees are opening right now in Tampa...oh what I would not give to be there !!! tonight I will be at Bourbon Street so please come out and say hi by all means!....and of course have an outstanding Easter weekend.........Rick

  • Make a Wish

    ....Saturday night April 28th I will be at America's Pub...I will be there throughout the day and well into the evening....I will be there because I am hosting/MCing an event for my good friends at Make a Wish......there will be a slew of local bands performing as well as prizes given out throughout the night......now here is what I love most about this.......EVERY NICKEL....EVERY PENNY.....EVERY DIME......ALL 100 PERCENT OF PROCEEDS RAISED FROM THIS EVENT WILL GO TO MAKE A WISH.....I love this orginization and the work they do is incredible......whenever I see a Make a Wish kid I am quickly reminded of the fact that I simply do not have a clue what courage and bravery even is.....I will always jump at the chance to help Make a Wish out....and i definitely wanna see you there Saturday night April 28th!!!!....even if you can only donate a little (believe me I understand) every little bit helps......and even if you cant donate at all please don't let that stop you from comming out and supporting this outstanding event......and I would like to personally thank every band who has graciously stepped up to donate their time for this as well!!......I will remind you between now and then.......and again I do hope to see you there! Rick

  • Opening Day....Opening Day....Opening Day!!!!!!!!

    .....we are so close to it I can already hear the sounds of the ballpark!!!!.....this weekend MLB will kick off another historic season of the greatest sport God ever gave us!!!!.....(Go Yankeees!!!!).... there is no sport that has it's tradition......none......Oh what I would not give to be at Yankee Stadium on opening day....or for that matter Wrigley.....or even Fenway......just to be at an MLB park this weekend would be heaven!!!!!...I will be journeying up to KC in just a couple weeks to catch some games at the K......and believe me I can not wait......I always go way early so I can catch batting practice.....I never will forget last year when I went to the K to see my Yankees play in mid August or so......of course I went in early and pressed my mug up against the screen to get as close as I could so I could soak it all in....and I never will forget what I got to see that night.....(and these are the types of things that make baseball great)....I was right behind the Yankee dugout and was watching batting practice when all of a sudden outta nowhere Derek Jeter, Alex Rodriguez, and Mariano Rivera rolled up outta the dugout and were standing not even ten feet from me.....they stood there chatting......A Rod was taking some warm up swings.....Jeter and Rivera were standing in kind of a semi circle just shooting the breeze and every few seconds or so between swings A Rod would join in.....they stood there for 4 or 5 minutes or so....just like 3 guys on any softball/baseball field in America.....and I remember thinking to myself what an outstanding moment in time to witness....I mean 3 first ballot hall of famers just hanging out before the first pitch....I can remember recalling that one thing i would so look forward to when i got older would be telling my grand kids this story......I remember my father once telling me about going to see Mickey Mantle play when my dad was just a kid....and how in awe he was just watching Mantle warm up in the on deck circle......and I recall how when i was a kid i would make my dad tell me that story over and over........well I now know how he felt..........BASEBALL IS BACK!!!!!!!!!!!! Rick

  • Happy to be there

    .....It sucks that they lost....but here's a good way to look at it....they went further than 62 other teams in the field and I don't care what anyone says......that's impressive.....one thing that I truly did like about what I saw last night........the fight in those guys......they simply refused to throw in the towell....they never quit....they showed heart above and beyond even when it was more and more apparent they were fighting a losing battle......and that is something I will never forget about the 2012 KU Basketball team......welcome to Tuesday! Rick

  • Rock ChalkQ!!

    ........Am doing my show live today at Fat Tony's in old town so come down and see me!!!!! KU talking on Kentucky tonight for all the marbles!!!!! regardless of whether they win or lose tonight............we are proud of our KU basketball program!!!!!!....great food and dring specials while I am their as well as concert tix given away every hour!!!! stop by and say hi!!!!! Rick

  • Bourbon Street....weekend!

    .....The weekend is pretty much here so come celebrate tonight at Bourbon Street on South Seneca with us tonight!!!!! I will be there broadcasting live from 10pm on....dollar jello shots......5 dollar jaeger bombs!!!! a best chest contest for the ladies with one hundred big ones up for grabs!!! will be at Pleasures at 47th South and West Street tomorrow night as well so by all means come hang out!!!!! hope to see you soon................Rick

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