Category Archives: Franzman

a “new” track by Freddie Mercury

a “new” track by Freddie Mercury

Brian May wants it known that Queen had nothing to do with last week’s release of a “new” track by Freddie Mercury, “Time Waits for No One.” On his website, May writes, “This new version of Freddie’s take on the theme song from Dave Clark’s 1986 musical of the same name is getting lots of…Read more »

Here’s why you MUST read labels!

Here’s why you MUST read labels!

This pale ale is called Glutiny (think mutiny, or rebellion against gluten). I live my life gluten-free because of my allergy to the protein, so needless to say this product got my attention. Long story, short blog, I read the label and said, “WTF”!!! The fine print reads: “Crafted to remove gluten, the gluten content…Read more »

New Springsteen

New Springsteen

John Stewart once said something like, “Springsteen doesn’t just sing. He testifies…he empties his tank…” I think that is perfectly said. New Bruce Springsteen album is called Western Stars. It’s available now. Here’s a portion of the press release: Bruce Springsteen’s first new studio album in five years, Western Stars, gets released today. As previously…Read more »

Adoptions Today / Companions Tomorrow

Adoptions Today / Companions Tomorrow

Here are the deets from The Central Nebraska Humane Society: Magnolia is a 2 and half year old spayed female Labrador mix. She is a super sweet, loving girl, who knows how to roll over for a treat. Loves running but not very interested in toys. Good with kids and most people. She has been…Read more »

You can play an important role

You can play an important role

Read the following press release. Dead Birds Will Help Health Officials Determine Presence of West Nile Virus The Central District Health Department (CDHD) is asking residents of Hall, Hamilton and Merrick Counties to report dead birds to monitor for the presence of West Nile Virus in the area. The public can play an important role…Read more »

very social boy

very social boy

Basil is a 3 month old, neutered male, Alaskan Husky mix. Super sweet, not a barker, very social boy! Likes mud puddles!! Enjoys kids, adults, pretty much general attention from anyone! Curious of other dogs and animals. Not much of a jumper, pretty well mannered. Would make a great addition to any family! Adoption fee…Read more »

Here’s Something You Need To Know

Here’s Something You Need To Know

ENERGY DRINKS ARE JACKING UP YOUR HEART According to a new study, energy drinks are not good for your heart health. Researchers found that drinking an energy drink increases blood pressure, raises stress levels and also increases the risk of electrical disturbances in the heart. And, this isn’t just happening to old folks with weak…Read more »

Halestorm does Whitesnake

Halestorm does Whitesnake

Halestorm will play The Nebraska State Fair this summer on August 31st. Here’s a video of them covering a great Whitesnake song. I wonder what David Coverdale thinks of their version.Read more »

dirtier than cash and coins

dirtier than cash and coins

What’s the dirtiest thing in your wallet? If you guessed your credit card, you’d be right. Yep, a new study found that credit and debit cards were the dirtiest forms of money in your wallet – dirtier than cash and coins. According to researchers, the average credit card had a 285 germ score (nearly double…Read more »

I smiled through the whole thing

I smiled through the whole thing

This is probably the best commercial Mrs. Paul’s could have hoped for. I miss Johnny…and hearing Ed McMahon laughing off camera kills me. I love this. Don’t miss The Johnny Carson Tour in Norfolk, Nebraska this Friday, May 24th. See his childhood home, guided tour of Carson Galley at Elkhorn Valley Museum, Carson Cupcakes, refreshments…Read more »