Monday, November 30, 2015
Rock News

Trending Now

Today In The Upper Cumberland Podcast: Fighting Hunger


As part of its Centennial Celebration, students, faculty and leadership at Tennessee Tech wanted to do more than just celebrate and reflect. They wanted to leave a lasting mark with examination of issues and critical work on important topics. Take, for example, hunger. Students across multiple curricula have been working this semester to understand the extent of the hunger problem ... Read More »

Hose Pipe: Most Attractive Names


Is it important to have a sexy name on dating apps like Tinder? The answer is . . . . YES. Since it’s one of the few pieces of information people get before they make a snap judgement and swipe right or left. A new study analyzed which names get the most people swiping right. In other words, these are ... Read More »

Hose Pipe: Top Cover Songs That Are Better (?) Than Originals


The Huffington Post came up with a list of Cover Songs That Are Better Than the Originals.  There are some givens, like the Jimi Hendrix version of Bob Dylan’s “All Along the Watchtower”, or Jeff Buckley’s take on Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah”. There are also some songs you probably didn’t know were covers, like Aretha Franklin’s “Respect” . . . and Blondie’s ... Read More »

Hose Pipe: Talking To Your Kids The Best Sex Ed


Most parents don’t want to have the SEX TALK with their kids. It’s really awkward. And you have to figure that between sex ed in school, talking with their friends, and 20 million porn videos, they’ll get educated without it, right? Nope. You just gotta suck it up and have the talk. A new study out of North Carolina State ... Read More »

Hose Pipe: RIP Al from “Happy Days”

al happy days

AL MOLINARO from “Happy Days” and the spin-off “Joanie Loves Chachi” passed away on Friday.  He was 96.  He’d been suffering some gall stone issues, and chose not to have surgery to have them removed because of his age. He played Al Delvecchio, the chef and later owner of Arnold’s Diner on “Happy Days”.  He came onboard in Season Four ... Read More »

Hose Pipe: Halloween Hookup Tips


Halloween is this weekend, and if you’re planning on hitting up a party to find someone to get-it-on with, here are five tips to help you out . . . 1.  Funny costumes are better conversation starters than sexy costumes.  Funny costumes can be an instant icebreaker.  Plus hot girls in sexy costumes can be intimidating. 2.  Don’t wear a ... Read More »

Hose Pipe: Red Flags You’re Lying to Work About Being Sick


We’re getting to that time of year where you realize you’ve got a bunch of sick days that you never used . . . and hey, maybe you could fake the flu to get a few days off. Well if you do, remember THIS: Your coworkers are totally on to you. A new survey found 57% of Americans have taken ... Read More »

Hose Pipe: 5 Favorite and 5 Least Favorite Halloween Candy


Believe it or not, when it comes to Halloween candy, people LOVE chocolate. And they HATE things that are not-chocolate. Yahoo just did a survey, and found our five favorite and least favorite types of candy to eat on Halloween. All five of the winners are chocolate. All five of the losers AREN’T. The five favorites are . . . ... Read More »

Greg OFF Air: Meet Michael Myers


Halloween.  The original not the Rob Zombie remake or the string of unneeded sequels.  (except for the 2nd flick maybe.)  It introduced us to a character that was simply evil.  Michael Myers. No. Not that guy. Although his Love Guru was terrifying. Those two original films introduced a person who would not stop even if you killed him.  A man ... Read More »

Hose Pipe: 5 Scariest Movies Of All Time?


Redbox recently polled 800 customers to see which move is the scariest of all time.  Here’s what they said… Coming in at 5, “The Silence of the Lambs” #4,  the original “Halloween” #3, “The Shining” #2, “A Nightmare on Elm Street”.  Freddy Krueger from “A Nightmare on Elm Street” topped the list of scariest villains. And the #1 scariest movie of all time, ... Read More »