I have been a radio nerd since I was a junior in high school back in 1983. Since then, I have scared listeners by saying really strange things between songs. My guidance counselor predicted prison at an early age, so I consider my radio show as overachieving. The truth is that everyone that interacts with my radio show are the real stars as their calls, Facebook comments and occasional threats are funnier than anything I could ever come up with.
5 Goats Sadly Perished in this Shiloh, Illinois Barn Fire
There was an early morning fire in Shiloh, Illinois involving a barn and while some animals did escape, there is a report now that 5 goats did perish in the blaze.
Chicago Traffic Worst in America – Drivers Lose 155 Hours a Year
Congratulations, Chicago. You have a brand new honor. You officially have the worst traffic in America with new data showing drivers lose an incredible 155 hours per year behind the wheel.
Warm Weather Has Totally Hosed this Illinois Snowman Competition
The recent warm weather was epic...unless you're a snowman. Thanks to the heat wave (so to speak) in the Midwest over the past few days, an Illinois snow sculpting competition is being delayed, but not by much.
Do This Dumb Thing to Dogs in Normal, Illinois and You Go to Jail
The fact that this is a law means someone has done it before and gotten busted. I'm talking about a supremely dumb thing you could possibly do to a dog in Normal, Illinois that the law says would result in you going to jail.
Here’s the Science of Why These Illinois Deer are Licking a Cat
There's been a wildlife mystery for the last year. Millions have watched Illinois deer licking a cat and can't figure out why. I know why and I believe I have the science to prove it.
If You See a Purple Fence Post in Missouri or Illinois, Leave Now
I've seen a few fence posts that had a rather peculiar color on the top and never knew what it meant until now. The color in question is purple and if you see it on a the top of a fence post in Missouri or Illinois, you need to turn around immediately and leave. It's a law.
Dudes Investigate Abandoned Illinois School But They’re Not Alone
What's scarier than investigating an abandoned place? Answer: realizing that you're not alone. That's exactly what happened to some urban explorers who recently checked out what remains of an abandoned elementary school in Illinois.
Missouri Family’s Security Cam Shows ‘Something’ Moved Baby’s Leg
There's a new security cam video from a Missouri family's toddler room that shows there may be something strange like that going on.
Compelling Evidence Puts Grave of Doc Holliday in Georgia, not Colorado
I've heard stories passed down that say that Doc's popular grave location in Glenwood Springs is not his real grave. Even the Colorado cemetery admits they don't know exactly where John Henry is buried.
There May be a Monster Catfish Living in the Mississippi River Upstream from St Louis
Legend says a monster catfish in the Mississippi River was found by a diver who was allegedly swallowed by the large fish and spit out.
Hartford Castle is an Abandoned Ruin in the Illinois Woods Near the Mississippi River
It was built by a French immigrant for his English bride back in the 1800s, but now it's just ruins in the Illinois woods. See what remains of Hartford Castle originally known as Lakeview.
The ‘Mad Bodysnatcher’ Once Terrorized Gravesites North of St. Louis, Missouri
There is at the very least some twisted truth in the telling of the Missouri doctor who allegedly stole corpses and at one time owned Mark Twain Cave in Hannibal.