Friday June 28,
288 Days After
gonna win Twins, We're gonna score. We're gonna win Twins watch that
baseball soar. Crank out a homerun, shout a Hip Hooray! Here's
for the Minnesota Twins today! Here's
the official site!
Thursday June 27,
287 Days After
travel too far! Duluth has LOTS of things to do and a great web site
to find out about it! Visit
Wednesday June 26,
286 Days After
know that Martha Stewart has been having her share of problems.
Stock down over 1/4 billion dollars (just her share). Bummer, and
now a wonderful parody site of everything Martha. Here's the Spoof
(but very real) recipes for making Jell-O into more than a sick room
treat! RUM in a
Tuesday June 25,
285 Days After
and our listeners respond. Here's Flood Pics from The north.
Anyone got a link for the south? Take
me to the water
Monday June 24,
284 Days After
for some fun on the net. The Star Tribune in MPLS has put together
118 funny video clips. See a boat that becomes a car, a wedding on a
roller coaster, it's all fun/crazy/bizarre. CHECK
Friday June 21,
281 Days After
are quieting down a bit in N. Minnesota, and now the laborious clean
up/throw away begins. Here's Roseau's historical web page.
Even a picture from the flood of 1913. How
highs the water MaMa
Thursday June 20,
280 Days After
you ever wondered what your favorite entertainment group
"DEMANDS" when they come into town on tour? Here's all the
weirdness that gets written into the contracts. Things like
"no smells anywhere near Mr. Pavarotti!" Sure we can
control that. You can't smell of sweat, but you can't use
deodorant. HMMM I
SAID NO RED M&M's!!!
Wednesday June 19,
279 Days After
it's wet out there and you can't work in the garden. SO how about
some fun on the net. Here's a fun site that collects the weird and
unusual auctions that are on ebay and other sites. Who
would buy that?
Tuesday June 18,
278 Days After
anybody really know what time it is? I know you care. Here's
a website of dozens of clocks that you can download and have on your
desktop or your screen saver. And it's all free!! TICK
TOCK TICK TOCK
Monday June 17,
277 Days After
need a little levity these days, as folks are fighting receding flood
waters up north, and farmers are looking at less than average crops.
How about a few riddles? Well Riddle Me This! What
has is how they always start.
Friday June 14,
274 Days After
don't get any respect, but he sure has a great website! Rodney
Dangerfield keeps coming up with the incredibly funny lines. Here's
his official site! I
want to tell ya...
No Pick of the Day for Thursday, station had technical problems.
Wednesday June 12,
272 Days After
you tired of going to a web site, only to have 3 or 4 or 5 more web pages
of advertising open up? Well, now with a free and easy little
browser add-on you can stop those UGLY and frustrating pop ups!
Here's the program. Download it, install it, and then you have to
actually run the program to have it operating! Take
me to POW
Tuesday June 11,
271 Days After
have an IBM style computer, you have a "start up" place in your
programs list. This is where programs are parked and auto start each
time you reboot. Some are needed, some are optional, some are just
junk and really slow down your computer, using up valuable resources.
Here's the mother list of what might be in your start bar. Delete as
you feel you can. Get
rid of that, Get rid of that, save that.
Monday June 10 John was sick, but feeling better now.
Friday June 7,
267 Days After
too much fishing fun. Here's a great "learn more about
walleyes" page. Walleye
Thursday June 6,
266 Days After
TRIP ROAD TRIP...It was a late night drive to Baudette and Lake of the
Woods. Out fishing at 8am. Turned out to be one of those very
memorable days! Nice temps, brisk yet manageable winds, and the FISH
WERE JUMPING IN THE BOAT! Didn't have a digital along, will post the
prints when they come back. Here's where we stayed. Nice
folks, good hosts, good access. Borview
Wednesday June 5 ,
265 Days After
and thoughts of outside, sports, playtime. But just how smart are
you? Here's a page of lots of IQ tests, business tests, personality
tests. Do good and celebrate, do bad and find an excuse to GET
OUTSIDE! The price of gas
should always be lower than your IQ
Tuesday June 4 ,
264 Days After
buying expensive CD's, erase from your memory the need for a new lake
home, spend your time listening in to private conversations of important
people like police, firemen, cabs, trains, planes. The fun never
ends! Just get one of those programmable scanners and punch in
frequencies from all over the area. Which freqs you ask?
Well here's a pretty complete list of frequencies. Visit different
local cities to get more to listen to! SCAN
Monday June 3 ,
263 Days After
a summer fun-time activity! The only thing that's almost as much fun
as eating, is finding out lots of trivia about food. Here's a bunch
of pages, some true, some silly. I really enjoyed viewing them.
Let me know what you think! FOOD
Thursday May 30,
260 Days After
think that there's only one sound that a Bee makes? Or a dog? or
goat? or just about any animal. Here's the "international"
list of animal "speech!" Screech,
Buzz, Roof Roof
Wednesday May 29,
259 Days After
this is the Cool Site-Pick of the Day, we decided to go out and find the
Coolest website we could find, subject matter aside. Well I think we
found one of the best designed, fastest loading, awesome fun site on the
net. And it's for a product that you probably know about and
purchase. OK Show me COOL
Tuesday May 28,
258 Days After
has sure been refined to an art, but come on...not on the
internet...Here's 69 or so begging sites. "Send me a
dollar" has risen to new heights! Send
me a buck...come on you can afford it!
Monday May 27,
257 Days After
Hopefully we're talking to a different audience because of it being a
holiday. Today's cool site is a piece of software that is a
requirement if you're a web surfer. You won't believe what it will
probably find on your computer! I have a fast fast computer and it
was running sluggishly. Ran Ad-aware and it found 4 programs that
were SPY-WARE, reporting back my keystrokes to companies over the
internet. I removed them and we're ZIPPIE again! Take
me to this wonderful/FREE Software
Friday May 24, 2002
This Candle forever burns on this website in memory of
the men and women of our country who served in our Armed Forces.
HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY!
Copy and put this candle on your
Thursday May 23,
253 Days After
stay in with a muffin and some hot chocolate and do a little study on the
computer day! Today we're going to a non fun, boring, but great
information site that will make us all a little smarter on SPAM! No
not the sandwich kind...the email kind. Frustrated with what's
coming in your email box? Here's a good primer on trying to get some
handle on the problem. Take
me to the spam info
Wednesday May 22,
252 Days After
ever wonder if all those things you hear about could possible be true?
Can humans really "channel" to those gone before? Do
Crystal Skulls hold incredible powers? This website helps you
decide. I'm a
Tuesday May 21,
251 Days After
the weekend to start making vacation/travel plans for summer.
Memorial weekend coming up. Why not stay in the area. There's
so much to see, and here's the web pages that will make you informed.
ND INFO MN
Monday May 20,
250 Days After
Arts...sounds boring, but here's the BIG news! It's the official
home page for ALL the Star Wars films, the latest of which I thought was
an incredibly great movie...critics be damned, it was just a fun, action
movie with a little love story and I LIKED IT! LUKE,
I'M GOING TO BE YOUR FATHER, LUKE Also you might check out
theforce.net a volunteer run site
of Star Wars Greatness!
Friday May 17,
247 Days After
take a trip to the Islands...no not those islands in the middle of Gull
Lake, those Hawaiian Islands! But if you can't be there, at least
you can find out your Hawaiian name here. (Lots of pop-ups on these pages,
just keep closing them) My
name is Keoni, Ione
Thursday May 16,
246 Days After
were the greatest thing for families! And second hand they provided
great "tanks" for young people to haul sound equipment, surf
boards, and anything BIG! But we've mostly said goodbye to the
Station Wagon. Here's a trip down memory lane. Jump
in my WOODY
245 Days After
a drive south? Fargo interstate's are a MESS. Going west on
94? Jump off early (at the Kelly Inn) and just drive west till you
hit the interstate at the fairgrounds. If you're going south, be
Tuesday May 14,
244 Days After
is on the horizon for you? How about those airline meals. Most
of us have no choice of airlines when we fly, but if you do, or if you
want to see what they serve on those "other" airlines, here's a
website with over 90 meal photos taken around the world! Why not add
your pics. Ahh...no
thanks, we ate on the boat!
Monday May 13,
243 Days After
Friday morning. We got a call from the post office in Fisher.
They had a "package" for us. Normally that's not a big deal, but
they wanted us to come right over to get it ??? When we got
there, this is what we received.
The aluminum ball is just under 2
feet in diameter. This is the text... "To: John
Rightmeyer (sic): (radio guy)
Ernie the angler is a BETTER
unless you prove otherwise. (signed) THE PHANTOM"
There are other
markings on the ball which we have kept secret, except for the special
investigator that has been called in to determine the level of challenge.
Message to "the phantom" Identify yourself, don't hide
behind cheap plastic, when can we meet?!
Friday May 10,
240 Days After
crazy Friday, not spring/not winter what is it? Spring Fever can
take on so many faces...and you really should be working! But take
just a few more minutes to check out this web site of fun, frivolity, and
just plain silliness. WORK
239 Days After
yuck outside? The US Gov has changed their weather site and made it
very user friendly! Show me the
Tuesday May 7,
237 Days After
So here's how
it goes...you get your news from the local radio station, but sometimes
there's just a need for more information. Here's a list of all the
newspapers that are on the net in North Dakota. ND
Newsprint And in Minnesota MN
Monday May 6,
236 Days After
the warmth of the spring sun, it's time to look to the outdoors and the
joy of Childs games. Remember all those games that you don't need a
box of plastic parts to play? Here's the mother list of fun for
kids! Oh the Games
People play now!
Friday May 3,
233 Days After
doing some traveling this summer? How about staying in a Bed &
Breakfast. They're ALL OVER NOW! Here's a great collection of
B&B's that strive for a little higher standard than usual. All
our friends that operate Inns use this as their main internet access.
Let me know your experiences! Hey
Honey, let's stay in a B&B Tonight
Thursday May 2,
232 Days After
Bismarck, the BIG GREY GOOSE is rejoining it's flock in the capital city
and we've ordered a new "studio c" which will be here for next
Friday's racing! When we're in Bismarck we stay at the Days Inn at
the 2nd exit. It's the most reasonable, full breakfast included
place we've ever found!
Wednesday May 1,
231 Days AfterMAY
weather caused by warming/cooling of the oceans, thousands of miles away?
Find out the temp of the oceans of the world, track the changes, be
prepared for SNOW IN MAY? How can anyone get prepared for snow in
but not too warm...keep it cool!
Tuesday April 30,
230 Days After
time for tulips, but the tulip killers are out there, stalking your
tulips, waiting till you turn your back, cutting them off at the stem for
their own amusement. THIS MUST STOP. Take
me to the tulip pirates!
Friday April 26,
226 Days After
which translates into FUN DAY! How long can you keep a soccer ball
in the air? Even if it's a virtual one, I got to 11, but check the
high scores! Bounce
1 Bounce 2 Bounce 3...
Thursday April 25,
225 Days After
weather this week, there's only one thing to do. MOVIE TIME!
But what to view. Whether it's on the big screen or the glass
screen, here's a collage of 24 or so movie critics telling you their
views. Get the popcorn honey it's MOVIE
224 Days After
Tired of your
usual weather web page refusing to show you animated weather during the
day? Here's what we feel is the best "in motion" web page
we've ever seen. It's
got to be great...let me see.
Tuesday April 23,
223 Days After
Will there be
racing this weekend? Who knows...the weather man seems to be saying
NO, but it's time to get into the racing mode. This year we're
following Jon Bittner, and you can too. Here's his website.
And remember..."it's just for fun!" Go
Go, Johnny Go Go Go
Monday April 22,
222 Days After
Time to start
tracking your family. Here's free software that's easy to set
up/easy to use and tracks ALL the important things about you and all your
relatives! It can also export to a different program called GedPage
which let's you export to web pages so everyone can see your work and
relations. Start here with
Personal Ancestoral Software Continue
here with software to build your data into web pages.
Friday April 19,
219 Days After
Are you as
fed up with SPAM EMAIL, JUNK MAIL AND TELEMARKETERS as I am? Here's
an empowerment website showing you how to at least "minimize"
your punishment that these despicable people inflict on us all! Take
me to the JUNKBusters
Thursday April 18,
218 Days After
It isn't fair
that we go all the way south, without showing you some of spring, rebirth,
and warmth. Here's a web cam almost 1/2 the distance around the
globe from the south pole. It's Juneau Harbor in Alaska.
Rather than an automated camera, they take a few pictures of interesting
things each day and post them on this site. Where's
217 Days After
that it's not spring yet? Just think, winter is setting in at the
south pole. Here's the web cam to remind you.. check out why you're
hearing that sound, and the picture gallery. BRRRRRRRRR
Tuesday April 16,
216 Days After
It's a big
day for the region today. Ground breaking for the new Hilton Garden
Inn next to the Rural Technology Center on the far west of UND. What
is the RTC? Here's where to find out. innovators.net
AND... it won't be long before you can start making reservations for your
guests and friends at the new hotel. Here's their central website.
Hilton Garden Inn
Monday April 15,
215 Days After
look good for summer seems to be a regular spring thing for most of
us...but which regime to follow? We've all heard about the
"popular" ones, but are they really healthy? Do they lead
to permanent weight loss? WebMD has comments on many of them.
fat, low carb, LOW SOMETHING
Friday April 12,
212 Days After
movies, movies...so many flaws, quirks, and little items that will make
you the center of the cocktail circuit. Groovy
beginnings, ending, moments, Classic quotes, it's all here! He
didn't say THAT!
Thursday April 11,
211 Days After
got you down? Feeling just a little "locked up?" Well
don't follow the footsteps of these guys...they're just plain DUMB CROOKS!
Stick em up!
210 Days After
Urgent you go
to this website. Insanity test waiting for your passage. I
need to pass this and send it to my friends
Tuesday April 9,
209 Days After
from a 2500 mile trip and time for some fun! Have you been on the
big auction site in the past? Bet you missed these bizarre little
gems! Who's going
to give me a 25 dollar bill!?
Friday & Monday ROAD TRIP. Nashville was great!
Saw many friends, stayed at the Bed & Breakfast oldmarshallhouse.com
Ate lots of wedding cake, stopped for donuts at Krispy Kreme (Awesome) Gas
cost between 1.34 and 1.77. Yuck
Thursday April 4,
204 Days After
veggies, spices, here's a fun page that lists all those weird ones that
you see now and then. Kolrabi
Wednesday April 3,
203 Days After
It may still
feel like winter out there, but spring has to be just around one of the
corners! With spring must come marbles...so if you don't have your
bag ready for the season, here's the mother of all marble sites where you
can "reload" you stash. Even Bill Murray marbles! Cats
Eyes, Puries, Clearies OH NO
Tuesday April 2,
202 Days After
weather keeping you inside? Here's a website that tracks EVERY (and
there's thousands of them) satellite that's out there rotating around the
earth. It's a 6 meg download so plan for the time, but if you
choose to run it, it's the coolest. Find out what's overhead right
now! UP UP AND
Monday April 1,
201 Days After
APRIL FOOLS DAY!
can we do today... no jokes here, just some history and info on why we act
like this today. No
joke...take me to the site.
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