Join me as the host of the Morning Buzz with Sharon Buck, weekday mornings from 5am to 9am. I also start your weekends, Saturdays from 6am-10am. Make sure you come by to meet me at many of our live local broadcasts.
Seems strange these days but on this day, February 3, 1953, a chimpanzee named J. Fred Muggs joined the Today Show and host Dave Garroway as his sidekick. The chimp was the mascot of the show from 1953 to 1957. It was the brainchild of NBC network president Pat Weaver.
In case you haven't heard, Punxsutawney Phil, the groundhog that predicts the weather came out of his burrow yesterday at 7:25 a.m. to see if we would have six more weeks of winter. If he sees his shadow it means we will, if he had not seen his shadow we would be in for an early spring.
Here on Super Sunday I think back on two of these games that really standout in my memory. The first is the first time the New England Patriots won the big game. They beat St. Louis 20-17 on an Adam Venatieri 48 yard field goal as time ran out.
NBC has cancelled Sean Saves the World starring Sean Hayes of the 'Will and Grace' show. Only 12 episodes aired while 14 have been shot. It is possible after the Olympics are over, the last two episodes will air. NBC's Thursday night line-up, including the comedy 'The Michael J. Fox Show', has been struggling in the ratings.
In science fiction movies, man travels through space with no problem, hopping from universe to universe, but the reality is, man was not built to travel through space. NASA says there are many problems the human body goes through in space; many they still haven’t been able to solve.
16 year old Makenzie Wethington of Joshua, Texas is one lucky girl. She survived a skydiving outing when her parachute malfunctioned from 3,500 feet. It was her first jump, a dream she had always had, but her parachute didn’t open. It got tangled and Makenzie plummeted to the ground.
It seems the outcome of the Super Bowl has already been determined even though the game hasn’t been played on the field. It has been played by EA Sports and Madden NFL 25 in a simulation that has the game going into overtime with Denver beating Seattle 31-28.
The debate over the age of the Grand Canyon has been going on for over 140 years. Karl Karlstrom, a geologist at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, thinks the debate is over. He and his team used dating methods to study rocks from the Grand Canyon and think it is much younger than previously thought.
At the small Church of San Pietro della Lenca in Italy, a vial of blood from Pope John Paul II was stolen recently. The break-in was discovered by a custodian this past Sunday and a region wide manhunt is underway. The thieves also stole a large crucifix along with the gold reliquary containing the vial of blood.
On the November ballot in Colorado there is group that is trying to get a proposal that would have all pre-wedding brides and grooms take a marriage class before saying ‘I Do’. It would be mandatory for couples to take the class, a pre marriage counseling session.
It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.
*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.
Welcome back to B98.5
It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://b985.fm using your Facebook account.