Thursday, March 27, 2014

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***Topics Today***

CNN Coverage Means Big Ratings

You might think it's excessive...but, now they're #1

Other Topics:

-Boston Fire - A Terrible Tragedy 2 Firefighters Died

-That fire rescue in Houston was amazing and ended well:


Andy Daly- Formerly of "MadTV" and "The Office"

Andy has a new show on Comedy Central called "Review" which is on tonight at 10.

Ray Stagich Gives Us His Daily Weather Update

We could see some more winter weather in some parts of Central New York

Chris Schryer - Gave Up Food For Lent

And he's drinking only beer!

Brian Hull by Rachel Carroll, used with permission granted to WIBX and Townsquare Media

Brian Hull - YouTube Sensation

Brian is a student from Dallas Baptist University who became a YouTube sensation after his cover of the hit song from the Disney film "Frozen." In the cover he did impressions of many Disney characters.


It's your opportunity to share what's on your mind every day at 7:35!

Michael Vasquez

Michael is one of three Republican candidates running against Congressman Richard Hanna in a primary.

Michael Kicinski

Another Michael that is one of three to primary Hanna for his 22nd Congressional District Seat.

Jimmy Riffle of the Hit Animal Planet Series "Gator Boys"

Jimmy will be doing demonstrations and signing autographs at this weekend's Big East Camping and Outdoor Sports Show at the Turning Stone.

Could NCAA Athletes Unionize?

Northwestern University is fighting for the right to unionize their student athletes. What are your thoughts? Should NCAA athletes be able to form a union and receive compensation?

Here is our discussion:

Robert Mazur - Drug Smuggling On The Rise

Robert is a former undercover DEA agent. He was on to give us a little insight into the growing problem of drug smuggling in the US. He has a new book titled, "The Infiltrator: My Secret Life Inside the Dirty Banks Behind Pablo Escobar's Medellin Cartel." Find out more about Robert Mazur on his website.

Brent Plate - Professor Of Religious Studies at Hamilton College

S. Brent Plate gave a little insight into the bible and people's interpretation of it. He also discussed with us the recently discussed issue of a woman's role in worship. He also plugged an event this Monday, March 31st at 7:30 p.m. @ The Jewish Community Center.