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Dinosaurs At The Detroit Zoo

Heads up! There are spitting dinosaurs at  the Detroit Zoo. It’s part of “Dinosauria,” open now through Labor Day in Royal Oak. The exhibit stars more than 30 life-like animatronic  dinosaurs  that roar, snarl and move. And […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2011

Detroit’s Date With A National Treasure (You’re Invited)

The Emancipation Proclamation is coming to metro Detroit.

CBS 62–05/18/2011

Planking. A Funny Prank? A Parent’s Nightmare.

Here comes  another fad. The pictures are posted on Facebook.  It’s supposed to be cool and funny. And it’s just turned fatal. Have you heard about “Planking?” It sounds innocent enough.  It involves someone lying […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2011

Troubled Trees

What’s wrong with my trees? They used to be green. They look like goners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2011

Finger Size And Lou Gehrig’s Disease

Do your fingers hold a clue about Lou Gehrig’s disease? Possibly.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2011


The Pitfalls Of Purchasing A Home On The Cheap

There are houses in the suburbs going for as little as $6,000 — seemingly the deal of a lifetime. Should you take the plunge on one of these properties?

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2011

A Royal Spoof!

  Where did they get these look-a-likes! A spoof wedding video that uses actors who look astonishingly like the British Royal family boogying down the aisle has gone viral.  It was created to advertise T-Mobile. […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2011

Meet Trevor Bayne! For Free!

  Attention Daytona 500 fans! Here’s your chance to meet Daytona 500 winner, 20 year old Trevor Bayne. He is going to be at the Henry Ford Museum Wednesday, March 9, from 3:30 to 4:15 pm.  […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2011

Feminist Manifesto

I had an interesting conversation this week with Anne Doyle.   (The daughter of WWJ’s beloved Vince Doyle.) Anne was Detroit’s  first FEMALE TV sportscaster.  She’s been a top level manager at Ford.  Now she’s a city council […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2011

Disturbing News

  There are two relatively recent news stories that play over and over in my head.  They are disturbing.  Awful.  Heart breaking. The most recent local horror involves that 69-year-old Macomb  Township woman who gets […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2011

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