Category Archives: Franzman

Why did this take so long?

Why did this take so long?

Batman had it in the 1960s! Finally, LAPD takes a page from Batman, testing a device that uses tethers that wrap suspects’ bodies. It’s called BolaWrap: The devices are about the size of a cellphone and they shoot cords around a person’s legs or arms. The LAPD will start testing the devices in January. It…Read more »

this just in

this just in

Chicago will tour with Rick Springfield next summer. Beginning June 12th in California, the tour will reach New York, Dallas, Phoenix, St. Louis, Philadelphia and GRAND ISLAND, NEBRASKA on April 5th. Does anybody really know what time tickets go on sale this Friday? Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10:00 a.m. local time at…Read more »

Meet the New Who

Meet the New Who

Same as the old Who…because it’s a song from 1966 that never got used. The Who, “I Don’t Wanna Get Wise,” is the third single from their upcoming album, Who. Guitarist Pete Townshend said, “these songs are from the summer of 1966. They would not have been rejected by the band members but rather by…Read more »

Very creative but….

Very creative but….

‘Yuk’ was the first word that came to mind but it is very creative. You get a full-course Christmas Dinner in a can! There are 9 layers in this gelatinous concoction: turkey, potatoes, gravy, and Christmas pudding. Here’s the description: This 9 layer meal includes everything you need for a traditional Christmas dinner (including dessert).…Read more »

Don’t be as stubborn and stupid as I was

Don’t be as stubborn and stupid as I was

It was 1985 when Connecticut State law made it mandatory for front seat passengers to wear their seatbelt. I was a rebellious young driver fresh out of high school. I got pulled over so many times I can’t even guess the number. I didn’t understand it. Why can’t I make the decision rather than have…Read more »

meet ‘Butterball’

meet ‘Butterball’

Voice for Companion Animals is a Nebraska based Animal Welfare Organization, working to improve the lives of companion animals. They are a 501C3 non-profit organization. They are ALL volunteers! Listen tomorrow (Friday 11/14) to meet ‘Butterball’ the fluffball kitty soon to be available for adoption. You’ll hear his story as Robyn Mays from Voice for…Read more »

majorly blessed

majorly blessed

I can’t even believe it! Look at all these people that showed up at the same time and moved me and Kansas into the new house. At one point, Jim was mopping under the old washing machine. I have never been on the receiving end of so many people so giving of their time and…Read more »

Although good, this will probably be surreal…

Although good, this will probably be surreal…

…and a bit trippy. ABC will show a live recreation of two ’70s sitcoms in front of a studio audience. The week before Christmas, a still unnamed cast will perform a classic holiday episode of All in the Family followed by Good Times. In May, Woody Harrelson and Marisa Tomei played the iconic lead roles…Read more »

Great Mash-up!

Great Mash-up!

I think this is great! Love the verses and the chorus of, “Bang Your Head” followed by, “It’s a Celebration” is fantastic!Read more »

Know the risks! Protect your kids!

Know the risks! Protect your kids!

Please take the time to read this and watch the video. It is your obligation to protect your kids. https://www.wwltv.com/video/news/investigations/these-are-the-popular-apps-that-experts-say-could-give-predators-access-to-your-children/289-75486690-ac8e-451d-8964-136eb2c356cd?jwsource=clRead more »