Entries by Wes Yahola

Podcast for Friday, March 16th

In four parts today. Coming Monday, the entire podcast may well be in one single download. That’s if I can figure out the new system without tearing out my hair or committing murder.

Elton John Tribute Collection Coming

Contact Music claims Elton John is releasing a new CD called “Revamp”. It features music’s biggest stars covering his biggest hits. Track listing … ‘Bennie And The Jets’ … Elton John, P!nk and Logic ‘We All Fall In Love Sometimes’ … Coldplay ‘I Guess That’s Why They Call It The Blues’ … Alessia Cara ‘Candle […]

Eagles to Tour

THE EAGLES kicked off their first major tour since the death of GLENN FREY this week. The band now includes Frey’s son Deacon and VINCE GILL and features JOE WALSH performing five songs from his solo and James Gang days.

Vietnam commemorates 50th anniversary of My Lai massacre

MY LAI, Vietnam (AP) — More a thousand people in Vietnam marked Friday’s 50th anniversary of the My Lai massacre, the most notorious episode in modern U.S. military history, with talk of peace and cooperation instead of hatred. On March 16, 1968, the American soldiers of Charlie Company were sent on what they were told […]

People Who Bought Snuggies Getting Little Something Extra

(Newser) – That’ll buy a whole lot of Snuggies. ABC News reports Allstar Marketing Group—which makes the Snuggie, the Magic Mesh Door, and more—will pay back its customers $7.2 million after the FTC accused it of tricking them with its advertised buy-one-get-one-free deal. Apparently that deal, which Allstar used for multiple products, made no mention […]

Callers impersonate MLGW in effort to steal your money

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) – Scammers are at it again. Unscrupulous people are targeting your hard-earned cash, and they’re using Green Dot cards to do it. “Green Dot is a prepaid money card that can be used to pay certain bills. Some utility companies do accept them, but anyone with the information on the back of […]

Extra Dumbasses

Terre Haute, Indiana, police were recently involved with a standoff with accused murderer Michael R. Reynolds, who barricaded himself inside his home. At some point during the 20-hour standoff, Reynolds managed to sneak out of the house, go shopping at Walmart, and then return home and sneak back inside. Police say they’re baffled as to […]