Category Archives: Blogs

Video & Site du Jour 04/21

Video & Site du Jour 04/21

video of the day – a Utah t.v. station covers the missing McCallie student and his grandmother…focusing on the search being conducted by local volunteers and outdoors enthusiasts.  the footage of the roaring creek is not encouraging.  the search has been all but called off by now. http://www.ksl.com/?sid=43921420&nid=148 website of the day – what you…MORE

Site/Video du Jour 04/20

Site/Video du Jour 04/20

video of the day – “Sound Tribe Sector 9” is coming back to town.  Hopefully, we’ll have an interview with one or two members of the band next week.  They play Tuesday night, 4/26/17 at “Track 29”  (and shows THERE are now on a “catch ’em before they’re gone” basis with new development coming in…MORE

Website/Video du Jour 04/19

Website/Video du Jour 04/19

website of the day – what is it about this date that makes people go stark-raving mad?!  this site only lists a few of the horrific acts that have been committed on 4/19. http://phasezero.gawker.com/april-19-has-become-everyone-is-a-threat-day-1698498004   video of the day – canyoneering…intentional, that is…may be one of the most dangerous sports ever.  UN-intentional, as what apparently…MORE

Site/Video du Jour 04/14

Site/Video du Jour 04/14

video of the day – shots and info on the “MOAB” (massive ordinance air-burst bomb…or, Mother Of All Bombs) dropped for the first time yesterday on a remote network of terrorist tunnels in mountainous Afghanistan. http://www.cnn.com/2017/04/13/politics/afghanistan-isis-moab-bomb/ website of the day – improprieties abound inside the Trump whitehouse http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2017/04/jeff-sessions-alabama-trump-voting  MORE

Site & Video du Jour 04/12

Site & Video du Jour 04/12

website of the day – the site for “clean and green”…a big push for community cleanup coming up at the end of the month. http://www.cleanandgreenchattanooga.com/cleangreen/index.htm​ video of the day – “the pool”….an interactive light display that features changing LED hues and levels of brightness as human participants jump from one “disc” to the next.  it’s…MORE

Video & Site du Jour 04/11

Video & Site du Jour 04/11

website of the day – the folks in charge of “Nightfall”…still weeks away…and today’s extremely unusual “Squonk Opera” at old Chamberlain Field. www.chattanoogapresents.comMORE

Website du Jour 04/10

Website du Jour 04/10

website of the day – a funding site for Georgie Cutright…who’s taking a team of rescue dogs (mostly Huskies) on a land-sled-ride across the country.  some love him.  some hate him. http://www.gofundme.com/q32227-rescue-huskies-spread-joy-across-usMORE

Video du Jour 04/10: My Wings Return on the Wind

Video du Jour 04/10: My Wings Return on the Wind

video of the day – shot on Saturday, 4/8/17…my first flight from the Tennessee TreeToppers’ famous radial, wooden ramp in over 17 years.  no sfx ( beyond speeing through the boring parts of set-up), edits, music…just the flight through my eyes.  Very short.  But still stretched out in my mind as a long, magical experience that still…MORE

Site/Vid du Jour 04/06

Site/Vid du Jour 04/06

website of the day – these guys came into the studio with me years ago to talk about this unusual project, designed to bring music lovers and players from all over the planet together for a single cause.  it was supposed to be a “one off” project…but it’s taken off like a bottle rocket.  don’t…MORE

Site/Video du Jour 04/05: More on Cumberland Island

Site/Video du Jour 04/05: More on Cumberland Island

  website of the day – another site based on the startlingly stupid idea of development on one of the last pristine seashores anywhere on the American eastern shoreline.  what kind of MORON thinks this is a good idea? selfishness and narcissism have peaked at an all-time high in America.  while constitutional sensibilities and, yes,…MORE

Blogs

2018 High School Football Review: Week 1 (AUDIO)

2018 High School Football Review: Week 1 (AUDIO)

It was a wild night in the Tennessee Valley. Storms raged as teams tried to complete their Week 1 games. Join Cowboy and Coca-Cola Red Zone Sideline Reporter Jeff Cate as they discuss the wet and wild action of Week 1 High School Football.

WATCH: Superbowl Commercial Favorites

WATCH: Superbowl Commercial Favorites

Check out some of our favorite Superbowl commercials! Amazon, “Alexa Loses Her Voice” (BTW, you can listen to WGOW-FM on Alexa by saying, “Alexa, enable the Talk One Oh Two Point Three skill!” and to WGOW-AM by saying, “Alexa, enable the News W-G-O-W skill!”) NFL, “Touchdown Celebrations to Come” Budweiser, “Stand By You” Doritos, “DORITOS BLAZE…

Did you miss that pink sky?

Did you miss that pink sky?

On Monday, there was a proliferation of “pink sky” shots sent in by listeners.  Followed by obligatory, condescending “explanation of phenomenon” by meteorologists.  Best example I’ve ever seen…lasted 5 mins, or so at Henson’s Gap/Lewis Chapel Mtn., overlooking Dunlap, Tn.  Launch ramp of “Tennessee TreeToppers” hanggliding club.  

Bill B Blog 08.24.17

Bill B Blog 08.24.17

I boycotted the NFL for 2 years.   And I had a good reason….not faux-outrage from the right nor the left. But I digress. I hear the calls for protests…for boycotts of the NFL over Colin Kaepernick’s not being signed by any NFL team as quarterback.  They say it’s because of the former 49’ers QB’s…