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This Day in History — First Can of Beer is Sold
It's almost the weekend, which is my favorite time to crack open a can of...well, if I'm honest, these days it's usually PBR. Times are tough, but not as tough as they probably were before this day in 1935, when the Gottfried Krueger Brewing Company delivered it's first batch of 2,000 cans of Kruege…
Ukulele Leads to Arrest
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A pawned ukulele was instrumental in the arrest of a Missoula man suspected in three home burglaries over the past six weeks. The Missoulian reports 57-year-old John Jesse O'Shea is jailed on $50,000 bail after being charged with two counts of burglary and one count…
Speaking Of Guns
A fellow who's never shy about "SHOOTING" off his mouth, Peter Franklin-The Gabby-Cabby will be joining me from the streets of New York this afternoon (Thursday) around 4:40 on the Puffman Program. Pete always has some great LARGER-Than-Life True Tales from the Big Apple &…
Gab Man Running Credit Checks
Looking over the latest True Tales from the Gabby Cabby, (they're on the web at: gabby.com), Peter Franklin, the Gabby Cabby, the driver of the yellow mobile conveyance writes, "I run a credit check on everyone getting into the taxi & that is no joke! Th...
A Whale Of A Tale
Actually it's a WHALE of a True Tale from the Gab Man, Peter Franklin-the Gabby Cabby. Pete will be joining me tomorrow (Saturday) morning around 9:30 for our 1st broadcast of the new year. I haven't called Pete lately, it seems like (1) I upset him or (2) he upsets me whenever we talk...
Oxford Graduate Lives ‘Hobbit’ Lifestyle in Wales
58-year-old Oxford Graduate Emma Orbach decided 13 years ago to shun society and live in a mudhut she built herself and named 'Tir Ysbrydol' or "Spirit Land" in Welsh. Emma keeps absolutely no technology or electricity in her home; even when her children visit, they are b…
The Other Side
What's is it like to see, hear, & communicate with those on the "other side"? Do you miss your crazy uncle in the attic? This afternoon (Thursday), on Puffman Musical Trivia, you can win the new book from celebrity medium Patrick Mathews if you can correctly identify t…
The Gab Man Suvived
Peter Franklin, the Gabby Cabby, survived another Christmas. He stayed out of Wilkes Barre/Scranton, Pennsylvania(!) & he'll be joining me this afternoon (Wednesday) at 4:40 on the Puffman Program. Our "Predictor" is on a "sports vacation" this week & instead of the usual…

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