I thought they were supposed to have rubber in them

RECALL: Tyson Chicken Nuggets May Contain Rubber Tyson Foods is recalling more than 36,000 pounds of chicken nuggets because they may contain rubber. The recall affects Tyson’s fully-cooked panko nuggets in five-pound bags which have a “best if used by” date of November 26th, 2019. Despite the recall, Tyson says it there have been no…read more »


Stupid Sexy Flanders

I often times can’t believe how many of my favorite shows are animated. I never would have guessed how much time can be spent as an adult watching cartoons. King of the Hill and The Simpsons are filled with great writing, very well developed characters and great one-liners. Here’s one of my favorite scenes from…read more »


John Mellencamp says rock is dead

John Mellencamp posted on his website the full 30-minute interview he did last month on NBC’s Today show with correspondent Harry Smith. In the interview John Mellencamp says rock is dead. “…Dragging around the dead carcass of what was once an entire generation’s lifestyle.” Mellencamp also talked more about his fiance, actress Meg Griffin, calling…read more »


Mention travel in your profile

If you’re single and ya want to do better in online dating this year just try this one simple trick: Mention travel in your profile – specifically, cool places you’ve visited. According to research from, of the Top 20 words in profiles that increased responses, more than 50 percent had to do with travel.…read more »


Produced and Directed by Grand Island Native Paul R. Chandler

It Must Make Peace spans 3 years of filming in remote and often insecure locations all across Mali, West Africa, documenting performances and interviews with people who could be amongst the last to play their unique instruments or perform their traditional cultural arts. The film captures their profound passion for their traditions and the important…read more »


catchy and super-quirky

Alright, this is pretty good. Detroit Rock Lobster. hehehehe. I kinda want to see this live in concert and question why I didn’t come up with it. I’m told that KISS approves and they shared it on their page. It’s very catchy and super-quirky. Watch the video and lemme know what ya 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!