Freedom of Choice

Remember making the perfect mixtape? Figuring out the flow of the songs and making them fit perfectly on each side of a cassette tape? Not just the right arrangement, but the song was the right length to end exactly when the tape ended. Maybe you made one for your best friend, or for a party….

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What goes up, must come down. I like to ride my bike. I’ve been a cyclist since about the age 4. Went through my BMX phase, did a few triathlons, some bicycle touring, got into mountain biking in the 80’s, and do some road biking. I love to ride my cyclocross bike since it works…

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We love a winner!

I sort of dig the saying, “Winner winner, chicken dinner!” Even though I really don’t eat chicken these days, it has a nice ring to it.  I got curious about the origins of this saying. The story goes that in Las Vegas casinos, back in the day, one could get a full chicken dinner with…

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Save The Dates

When I typed that I immediately thought of a campaign to save the poor beleaguered dates. Possibly they are threatened by climate change, or a date-eating weevil of some kind. Or maybe folks are “dating” and they need to be saved from themselves or others? What I’m really trying to get at here, is that…

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A Happy Valentine’s Day To YOU!

2016 Sweethearts image – really shows the love. Happy Valentines Day from KWMR! Feeling lucky to have dodged the flu bugs this winter while those around me were falling ill, I was finally struck down with the cold to beat all colds. This cold should win some sort of award for being such a great…

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Radio Injury

Last week I hurt my wrist while playing “air cowbell” along to Carly Simon’s “You’re So Vain” during “Swimming Upstream,” may Bonny White be my witness. I mean, who does that? I guess you could injure yourself doing just about anything, can’t you drown in a teaspoon of water? Anyway….I bring this up because before…

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Why Care?

Clearly, I give a hoot about this topic. I better, I was hired to oversee your local radio station, and alongside a small staff we make it happen. I must take a moment to remind folks how incredibly cool it is that we have a local radio station. FCC licenses are hard to get, and…

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