Happy Tuesday! Question? Have you run across this already in stores?
If yes, and you Love Santa but really want to enjoy your Halloween Pumpkins, Candy and Costumes before you think about The Big Jolly Guy, gift shopping and making travel plans that can turn into snowy/cold long airport delays, then we're in sync. Click this link www.mix947.com/pages/20133304.php! YOU ROCK!
I finally got this movie. 'No Fault In Our Stars' via Netflix and watched last night. It's a good thing I didn't see it in the theater. I teared up which turned into crying. I haven't cryed from a movie in a long time. One of the Best Love story movies I've seen in a while. I highly suggest watching it if you haven't, but be prepared with tissues. I've heard the book is better than the movie, so I'll be getting that soon. If that is the case, I better have a box of tissues ready.
The soundtrack includes Charlie XCX 'Boom Clap', which is a huge hit for her. She talks about that w/ Jay Styles when she was in the Mix Lounge for a Q&A last Friday. Click here to check it out!
Lorde's 'Yellow Flicker Beat' produced w/ Coldplay producer Paul Epworth, and it was recorded at New Jersey's Lakehouse Recording Studios. More here
There are some rumbles that a track list of MockingJay Pt1 Soundtrack could show up next Tuesday, October 21st!
#TBT I thought I'd share a Big Time Ear Worms I've had the past week for Whitesnake. I was a huge fan of theirs in the '80s early '90s. I had a thing for David Coverdale, and not a fan of Tawny Kitaen.
Anyway, I thought this photo of hair that defies gravity goes perfect w/ some Whitesnake, who I've been listening too a bunch lately on my off time. Here's one of my favs.... Might make your hair feel a bit bigger after you Rock out to it! You could even attempt a windmill...
Do you think folks have forgotten their manners?
I say yes just from experiences just this morning...
-Driving into work letting people in and not getting a wave from even 1 out of the 12 I let cut, It's basically cutting because they obviously thought they didn't need to wait in the lane that goes up on Mopac. It's easier to drive up closer, cut and not acknowledge anyone who let them in.
- Coming in the building and the person in front of your going into the buidling doesn't even try to hold the door open enough for you to grab it. Of course the elevator w/ this person isn't any better, They don't ask what floor, so you have to press it after they press their floor and hover near the panel, so you can't press your number until they get off the elevator. Or how about coming out of the elevator to someone else immediately pushing their way in before you can get completely out!
Okay.. I won't continue, because the list goes on. I appreciate the little things when they happen.. the wave on the road.. holding a door open..telling someone to have a nice day, can go a long way.
I'm not perfect by any means, and I know there have been times my manners were lacking too, so I don't condone it. But I do try to make my attitude better, which makes manners better too. Also face to face interaction is a big help. It's too easy at times to let them go w/ all the social networking going on.
I have a sign at home that says 'Be Nice or Leave!' It's pretty fitting for most circumstances. There is nothing wrong w/ being nice so we use our manners more often than not. Give it a try on the drive home today. It could even curb the road rage!
This is how long a guy named Bob was w/ his wife Kath before she passed away 3 years ago. True Love reigns in this case. He recently wrote and shared a poem for Kath that is trending! I wanted to share this.. something that came from a True Love Heart. It's not the easiest thing to come by these days, but if you do have it, get it or had it during your lifetime, you are a better person for it. (Love You Always& Forever Ted.. my honey for over 21 years, married 13 of them) ..
I'm so EXCITED aboutt he premiere of the new 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' on FX tonight at 9pm CT.
Here's some 411 worth knowing: (The Hollywood Reporter) Jessica Lange returns to the FX anthology series, this time starring as as Elsa Mars, a German expat managing one of the last remaining freak shows in the country. Emma Roberts is set as con artist Maggie; Sarah Paulson is conjoined twins Bette and Dot Tattler; Kathy Bates is the bearded lady, Effil Darling; Angela Bassett is the three-breasted Desiree Dupree; and Evan Peters is Jimmy Darling, a man with lobster-like hands. The cast also includes Fargo's John Carroll Lynch as the central villain, Twisty the Clown; Michael Chiklis as strong man Wendell Del Toredo; and The Normal Heart's Finn Wittrock as Frances Conroy's entitled son; and the world's smallest living woman, Jyoti Amge.
$1000 Cash Code Contest kicked off this morning w/ the Mix Moring Show at 7am. Each weekday through Halloween, you have a chance to win $$ at 7a, 11a, 2p & 5p. Here's the link w/ all the 411. www.mix947.com/cash .
Here's an idea I had for what you could do w/ your winnings... Don't ask about the 50, you'll understand when you check out the video..
October is a nice month w/ football, cooler temps (finally) and I just found out it's also National Pretzel Month. I'm in. I'm a Big Pretzel fan especially soft pretzels. I can't resist not getting an Auntie Anne's pretzel when I hit Barton Creek Square Mall. It's part of the shopping experience. If you've never tried pretzel crust pizza, well you are missing out! It's easy to make too. Get the Auntie Anne's kit and follow the dough directions, then make it how you like it! MMMM... I'm think'n this weekend I will celebrate the Big P-Month making some Pretzel Pizza. It will go great w/ the football games! Hook'em Horns!!! Go Cornhuskers!
Have a Happy & Safe Weekend!
Hi there.. I was away for a bit doing an estate sale of my childhood home in Omaha, NE. Every time I drive home with Ted (yes.. at least a 13 hour drive), we see a sign in Hebron ,NE. We have never stopped until yesterday on the way back to ATX. Click here to find out what 'World's Largest' Hebron has!