Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

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***Today’s Topics***


- NBA Commissioner Adam Silver makes his first really big announcement of his tenure. He hands down a lifetime ban from any NBA activity or decision making as well as a fine of $2.5 Million. Also NBA owners will most likely vote for Donald Sterling to sell his team.

- Some listeners call in to discuss the issue.


- Continuing with Donald Sterling including audio from the Adam Silver Press Conference and Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

- Does Donald Sterling's looks have something to do with this decision?

- What's up with Bob Costas? He was calling a Yankees/Mariners game and had to excuse himself on air to use the restroom

Richard Lewelling Gives Us His Forecast

- Ray is off today and Richard is filling in and did wonderfully!

Peter Franklin - True Tales

- Peter is the last English speaking cabby in New York City and he gives us his true tales of New York. Visit his website at


- Girl arrested in California for hitting a boy with her car after he threw a water bottle at her car.

- Wheel of Fortune Fail and other Game Show Stupid answers.

- Chris "Mad Dog" Russo goes off about Sterling situation and Bill does his impression of that.

***Jessica Nimey- In Studio***

- Jessica and her father are giving away a 2002 Honda Odyssey to a needy family and those who are in need can submit their story as to why they need the van. Whoever needs that vehicle the most will get it free of charge.

Kristine Bellino, WIBX/TSM

If you are a family in need and can afford tags, registration, and insurance you can mail your story to:

Jamie Nimey's Riverside Auto
34 Whitesboro St.
Yorkville, NY 13495

For more details you can also call 315-768-3920 or Fax your story 315-768-3923. The deadline for submissions is June 15th.

They Say It's Your Birthday...!

Happy Birthday to John Carhart from Norway and he wins the cake from the Florentine Pastry Shop.

Steve Devan - Oneida County Sewer Rehab Program

- Due to a listeners call about a company doing work on a sewer line, we dug in and found out it was a county project and is not limited to Whitesboro or Whitestown.

Listeners Call In To Give Their Thoughts On Donald Sterling

- Callers include Frank Cristiano and Joe Hobika.

- Many good points given and good thoughts.

David Hadasz - Good Life Coffee Express

- Dave is the owner of Good Life Coffee and he just opened up the new Good Life Coffee Express. He was to to discuss that.

- Also David will in the future be appearing on the CNBC show "Shark Tank"

Hitler Vs. Sterling

- Some feel Bill's comments about the Hitler/Sterling comparison were a little over the top, but then again that's why he said it.

- Bill reads both HItler statements and Sterling comments. One seems harsher than the other.

Death Penalty Discussion

- An inmate in Oklahoma was on the death row and his execution was botched due to the fact the drug used to execute him did not work. For 45 minutes he convulsed uncontrollably and finally died of a heart attack.

- We discussed the death penalty and whether or not we support it.

MV Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society

Kristine Bellino, WIBX/TSM

- They have a show coming up on Saturday May 10th at the Clinton Performing Arts Center (High School).

- They also sang us an awesome song.