John Riley is a 23-year radio veteran, musician, comedian, frazzled father of four and host of the Morning Drive on 93.3 The Drive (5:30 am to 9 am Monday through Friday). Named Local Radio Personality of the Year four times by the Illinois Broadcasters Association, Riley is a family-friendly entertainer using music, games, phone calls and his unique perspective to help listeners get their days started on the right foot. Riley is joined by long time market news voice Nancy Flagg. A busy, constantly on-the-run mother of three, Nancy keeps Central Illinois up on the latest news, lifestyle choices and gossip, and tries to keep John in line. Be sure to play along with "Who Are You?" at 6:10, Question Impossible at 7:10 (win $50 cash!), and "The Game" at 8:10!Â
What you learned on TODAY's show .. and other stuff.
Today's Question Impossible: About 93% of us have one of these but NEVER clean it.
Answer: Vacuum cleaner
Congrats to Kathy for winning $250!
BUZZ : Why can't Barbara Walters just relax and maybe retire. It's been a while since she left "The View." But Barbara Walters never said she was retiring. And she's proving it - by taking on a new gig...launching a series in October on the Investigation Discovery network called "American Scandal". It will follow up on some of the stories she's covered during her career.
Legendary folk singer JONI MITCHELL was rushed to the hospital after being found unconscious at her home in Bel Air yesterday.There's no word what happened. She's 71.
Keith Richards says he can't wait to get back on stage. The Rolling Stones will launch their "Zip Code" tour May 24 in San Diego's Petco Park. They will hit 15 stadiums. The stage design includes a thrust that extends into the audience. The tour begins the same week that the Stones will rerelease their "Sticky Fingers" album.
Here's a good excuse to get out in the yard. Besides the fact that your yard looks horrible, the city of Peoria has resumed yard waste pickup. Residents served by Peoria Disposal should have it at the curb by 6:00 am in containers marked “yard waste.” Bags should weigh no more than 50 pounds. Collection is on regular trash days.
RANDON FACT OF THE DAY : President Obama has visited 48 states during his presidency, and he's going to Utah on Friday, so that'll be his 49th. That leaves South Dakota as the ONLY state he's never been to.
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