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First It Was Bob, Now It’s Barry
This week back in 1965, Bob Dylan was booed off the stage at the Newport Folk Festival when he began playing an ELECTRIC guitar. Now it's Barry. Barry Bowers will be playing his "electric" violin Sunday at the First Baptist Church here in Shelby...
How Can You NOT Be A Friend Of Our Library
Libraries are something that we are all blessed with as Americans, and here in Shelby, we are most fortunate to have the services of the Toole County Library. Sometimes I like to say that the library building is "the building with the most stories in town"...
Protect Your Smartphone!
Much was said in the news yesterday about the FCC and cellular carriers working together to see that phones reported stolen or missing are disabled. While they are working on that, the FCC put out a few tips to help you thief-proof your smartphone...
The Gabby Cabby went around the world
According to the Saturday, December 24th New York newspaper, my friend Peter Franklin, the New York City Cab AND GAB driver transported Santa Claus around the world Christmas Eve, stopping in 171 countries overnight. I guess Santa used Pete because of some kind of labor dispute with his elves...
How do you stop this coughin?
Don't ask me, ask my special guest this afternoon (Tuesday) at 4:35 on the Puffman Show. He's Edward Meyer from the world famous Ripley's Believe It or Not and "Easy Ed" us one of my favorite guests ANY time of the year. This afternoon we'll be talking about som…
They’ve gone & done it again!
The Bathroom Readers' Institute has done it again! They're out with "Uncle John's 24 Karat Gold Bathroom Reader" glittering with all-new absorbing material, proving again what makes it the best-selling bathroom-reading series in the world. Once again, The Bathroom Readers Institute has une…
Take a walk on the wild side
'm doing an interview this afternoon (Thursday) at 4:35PM about Sinatra's favorite watering hole and guess what? It wasn't the Dixie Inn! It was a joint down in Vegas named "Jilly's" that was a favorite Rat Pack hangout. My special guest this afternoon will be R…
The Google+ Project Takes Aim at Facebook [VIDEO]
After several prior failed attempts to challenge social media behemoth Facebook, Google introduced a new service on Tuesday that it hopes will finally do the trick.
Called the Google+ project, it’s currently only available to a select group of Google users — they’ll soon be able to invite others — an…
Can a T-Shirt Charge Your Cell Phone Battery? [VIDEO]
Being out and about and having your cell phone battery die has to be one of the most irritating first-world problems in existence.
What if you could avoid it simply by wearing the right shirt? That’s what UK mobile phone company Orange is striving for.

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