a clip worth watching

Did you know John Cougar has been dating Meg Ryan? Here’s a clip worth watching when he was interviewed by the Today more »

I made a snowflake without scissors or's an E-snowflake!

It’s an E-snowflake!

Hey, look what I made! It’s an E-snowflake! Remember when you were little and you made paper snowflakes at school? Now you can skip the paper and scissors and do it on your computer. more »


Step into my blog

Elton John is getting into the holiday spirit by sharing some rare video footage of a 1973 performance of the song “Step Into Christmas”. Step into my blog and check out this fan favorite. The footage is from the television broadcast of The Gilbert O’Sullivan Show. It reportedly was lost for decades and recently rediscovered.…read more »


lawsuit against Fleetwood Mac was settled out of court

Lindsey Buckingham’s lawsuit against Fleetwood Mac was settled out of court. Watch an interview with Saturday’s CBS This Morning, Buckingham said, “We’ve all signed off on something,”. The suit over money was filed after he was fired from the band in February. Lindsey says he recently received an E-mail from Christine McVie, which said, “Dearest…read more »


This is kinda fun

This is kinda fun! If thy cup doth not brimmeth over with 16th century English phrases, try typing what you want to say into this Shakespearean Translator and see what you get. I typed the following into the translator: “you are listening to the one man party in the morning – your home for one…read more »


Toilet Included!

Have we COMPLETELY run out of ideas at this point in our lives? Beneath the Chess, Checkers and Scrabble games at HyVee, you’ll find this gem. Toilet Included! Seriously?read more »


Franzman Island Mornings 5:30-10am

My name is Franzman. I previously worked for numerous daily newspapers, designing advertising and writing copy for clients and although I liked it, I knew there was somewhere else I wanted to be. I knew it was a place that did not require a tie or dress slacks. I’ve never been a dress slacks kinda guy.

Eventually, I started a career in broadcasting that continues to make me happy every day.

If I had to do something else, I truly don’t know where I’d be…maybe an Andrew Dice-Clay impersonator. Thanks for listening!