VIDEOS: Happy Birthday, Michael!

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Michael Jackson[/lastfm] may have passed away 2 years ago.  But, that doesn’t mean his fans can’t celebrate what would have been his 53rd birthday!  I know Steve Goddard‘s playing MJ’s top 6 charting songs […]


This Year’s College Freshmen Don’t Remember Jordan on the Bulls . . . Never Saw “Cheers” . . . and Have Never Lived Without MP3s

Holy Cow!  Really!?!?!? After you read this, let’s make plans to meet at the “Hometown Buffet” @ 4pm for dinner! Beloit College in Wisconsin just released its annual “Mindset List” for this year’s crop of […]


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Happy 30th Birthday, MTV!: The First 10 Music Videos Ever Played On MTV

Remember when MTV stood for Music Television? Thirty years ago, MTV was born on August 1, 1981. On its first day, MTV was still full of flaws; Black screens showed up in between videos when […]


Happy 60th, Verdine White!

When you saw [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Earth, Wind & Fire[/lastfm] at KOOL’s 40th Birthday Bash in May, did you realize [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Verdine White[/lastfm] was about to turn 60?  That man moves better than most in their 20s! […]


Kim, Carlos, Cake And Candles!

Musical birthdays today include [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Kim Carnes[/lastfm] (66) and the man we’ll see on stage in September, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Carlos Santana[/lastfm] (64)!  They’re BOTH center stage today for a surprise video party.


Happy Birfday To You & You

You #1: [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Martha Reeves[/lastfm] (Martha & The Vandellas).  She celebrates 70 today. You #2: [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Dion DiMucci[/lastfm] (Dion & The Belmonts).  He’s got 72 candles to blow out. The dual birthday party commences immediately […]


With Love, From Paul To Ringo

Last Thursday, I blogged about [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Ringo Starr[/lastfm]’s 71st birthday.  I think [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] was reading that story as he rehearsed for his “On The Run” tour, kicking off at Yankee Stadium this Friday.  […]


FREE Slurpee Day

It’s FREE Slurpee  day at 7-Eleven.  All day, customers nationwide can get  unlimited Slurpees in  special seven-point-11 ounce cups.  The promotion has been held every year snce 2002 in honor of 7-Eleven’s unofficial birthday.


Happy Birthday To “Happy Birthday To You”

On June 27, 1859, the melody probably the most often sung in the world, “Happy Birthday to You”, was composed by Mildred J. Hill, a schoolteacher born in Louisville, KY.  Her younger sister, Patty Smith […]


Careers By The Numbers

Do you believe in numerology? If so, your birthday may be able to steer you in the right career direction. It worked for Steve Jobs. To calculate his birth path number, do the following: Steve Jobs […]