The Zac Brown Band' first album dropped in 2008 but the singer was writing, touring and recording for nearly a decade before that. The roots of those early projects still pop up in today's albums. One phrase comes up so often you almost wonder if he's trying to make a point.
Shania Twain was born to sing country music, but she sure took a strange route to Nashville. There were the bar gigs at age 8, the reforesting job with her stepdad, the time she raised three siblings and that Vegas-style lounge act she held down for three straight years. Learn the highlights during this episode of You Think You Know Country?
We've all seen dogs drinking from water bowls (and, occasionally, a toilet). Have you ever wondered how the dog gets the water into his/her mouth, just by lapping it up with their tongue? Check out this brief clip of a German Shepherd taking a drink, recorded in super-slow motion. Amazing!
One of the most-beloved children's books of all time is Love You Forever by Robert Munsch. This sweet story of a mother's never-ending love for her son has been read to kids for a couple of generations now. But do you know the tragic inspiration behind the story?
In 1975, the late, great Waylon Jennings wrote and sang a song called, "Bob Wills Is Still The King," a tribute to the "King of Western Swing," Texas' own Bob Wills. Now, a new documentary will show how the rhythms, instruments and arrangements laid the groundwork for what would become known just a few years later as Rock 'n' Roll.
Did you know that oysters were once considered "fast food?" That one of our Founding Fathers favored potatoes that were "...served in the French manner?" Would you believe the founder of Taco Bell was NOT Hispanic?
There are lots of blogs out there (and right here!). The word "blog" has become so commonplace over the last fifteen to twenty years that we think nothing of it. But, have you ever wondered about the origin of the word, "blog?"
Congratulations to Jackie Westfield of Victoria! She knew the answer to today’s Almost Impossible Trivia Question, and won a Combo 1 from Aling’s Chinese Cuisine!
Q: What are the two highest-valued letters in Scrabble?
Congratulations to Marvin Saski of Victoria! He knew the answer to today’s Almost Impossible Trivia Question, and won a Combo 1 from Aling’s Chinese Cuisine!
Q: According to a recent survey, 50% of adults have at least ONE of these in their bedroom…what is it...