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Site & Video du Jour 06/06

Site & Video du Jour 06/06

website of the day – exclusive Nat Geo story of the first free ascent of “El Capitan”. http://www.nationalgeographic.com/adventure/features/athletes/alex-honnold/most-dangerous-free-solo-climb-yosemite-national-park-el-capitan/​ video of the day – highlights of the “One Love Manchester” concert https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/video/2017/jun/05/ariana-grandes-one-love-manchester-concert-video-highlights​MORE

Site/Video du Jour 06-05

Site/Video du Jour 06-05

website of the day – Our big summer party’s official website (the best one they’ve ever had…in my humble opinion) https://riverbendfestival.com/​ video of the day – brand new Chattanooga resident, Isacc Caldiero, the only person who’s won the million dollar prize by completing the “American Ninja” contest/tv show. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aL57-jfV6QI​MORE

Website and Video du Jour 06/01

Website and Video du Jour 06/01

video of the day – “American Ninja”‘s most difficult obstacles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TkUlqlTnoiw​ website of the day – Gregg Allman’s bio https://www.biography.com/people/gregg-allman-20791309​MORE

Video du Jour 05/26

Video du Jour 05/26

video of the day – Get used to the sight of them.  They’ll be buzzing all over town by the end of the summer: Watch on a large screen, if possible. Dim Lights.  Give yourself permission to take 7 minutes out of your busy day to watch this once all the way through. Click it…MORE

El Jefe’s Riverbend 2017 Picks

Friday, June 9  7pm – Coke Stage – Black Jacket Symphony doing “Journey’s” – “Escape’ album 8-9:30 – Bud Light – Five Alarm Funk – (Seattle/Vancouver based band that’s a cross between Parliament-Funkadelic & Devo…Mother’s Finest & Chicago. 9:30-11pm – Coke Stage – Boz Skaggs Saturday, June 10 5:30-7pm – Chevy Stage – The Vagabonds…MORE

Website and Video du Jour 05/25

Website and Video du Jour 05/25

website d’jour – Trump’s official page on the official 2017 “wish list” stage of the budget https://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/budget video of the day – post-tornado videos from north Georgia http://wdef.com/2017/05/24/dalton-gets-hit-weather-damage/​MORE

Site & Video du Jour 05/23

Site & Video du Jour 05/23

video j’jour – Manchester Bombing aftermath (all attached video) https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/may/22/manchester-arena-police-explosion-ariana-grande-concert-england site djour – big media personality in London ripped for calling for a “final solution” to terrorist/extreme muslim problem http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/manchester-bombing-katie-hopkins-final-solution-muslims-arena-terror-attack-phillip-schofield-a7750656.html​MORE

Video: The history of “When the Levee Breaks”

Video: The history of “When the Levee Breaks”

Second video to add to today’s offerings – Memphis Minnie’s authorship of the Led Zep classic, When the Levee Breaks…based on a very real flood in 1926. Flooding currently as compared to 1926 has come up this morning.MORE

Site/Video of the Day 05/04

Site/Video of the Day 05/04

website of the day – here’s more info on what a “food desert” really is.  our guest today (Thursday, 5/4/17) during the 9-10am hour will be a reporter from the “Times-Free Press” who recently wrote on the “desert” on the city’s southside…only made worse by the little community store there being shut down. http://americannutritionassociation.org/newsletter/usda-defines-food-deserts​ video…MORE

Website/Video du Jour 05/03

Website/Video du Jour 05/03

website of the day – here’s what they’ve done in other towns/states.  it’s scheduled for Saturday, May 27.  yours truly, el jefe, will be the day’s emcee. http://www.adventurefest2016.com/​   “Video of the Day” – Frank Zappa hires hot young guitarslinger to  join his band in the late ’70’s.  But then realizes he’s gotta show him who’s…MORE

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