Author Archives: bigdave

B105 Salute 10/12/16

Today’s Salute to the Troops comes from Mrs. Litzler’s class at Lincoln EL. Every weekday morning at 5:50 and 8:50, a Tri-State class, group or organization will salute our military by reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. It’s simple to do, too! Just make a recording on your cell phone of the following… “Hi, this is (your name), and today my (class, ... Read More »

Teacher Squashes Competition With 1,910-Pound Pumpkin

A third-grade teacher from Washington state squashed the competition on Monday with her 1,910-pound pumpkin named “Orange Crush,” becoming the first woman in 19 years to win the annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay, California. Cindy Tobeck, 42, won the top prize of $6 per pound, according to Miramar Events, which hosted the weigh-off — for ... Read More »

Samsung reportedly halts Note 7 production after replacements also explode

  Samsung’s exploding-smartphone nightmare is getting worse and worse. The electronics company has reportedly suspended production of its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone following reports that multiple devices intended to replace defective phones have also malfunctioned — smoking, catching fire, or burning people. (The company says it is “adjusting the production schedule to ensure quality and safety matters.”) A global ... Read More »

John Matarese: Black Friday

John Matarese updated us on the latest Black Friday news.  You’re not crazy, it’s still October. Click here for more from John Matarese.     Read More »