Falling Down the Mountain: Seattle’s Beloved Radio Station Makes a Slow Descent

In the age of iPods, satellite and internet radio, the notion of FM radio station programming directors hand picking music playlists almost seems quaint.  Radio advertising is a throwback to times when the captive consumer had no choice but to be yelled at. So if my iPod docks directly on my alarm clock, why do I continue to listen … More Falling Down the Mountain: Seattle’s Beloved Radio Station Makes a Slow Descent

Carson Kressley’s “How to Look Good Naked” is awesome

I love Carson – he has this great new show that’s way better than “Queer Eye” called “How to Look Good Naked”.  It’s obviously very funny but also very powerful – heck even Oprah had him on recently to talk about it and the powerful body issues he addresses. He takes one woman per episode … More Carson Kressley’s “How to Look Good Naked” is awesome

Annual Mountain morning show broadcast at Tully’s

Today was the Free Latte Friday broadcast from the Tully’s in Bella Botega in downtown Redmond.  103.7 The Mountain broadcasts their entire morning show from different Tully’s locations every Friday throughout the summer and since I listen to them every morning it’s really fun to go and spend some time hanging out and watching them … More Annual Mountain morning show broadcast at Tully’s

Anna Nicole’s death is a ‘reality’ check

We love watching people flirt with death.  Steve Irwin and his crocs, Anna Nicole and her drugs.  Well now they are both dead (as well as her son).  Why is this form of entertainment so popular? Reminds me of how the people around Janis Joplin encouraged her to drink excessively and act outrageous because the publicity was so lucritive for … More Anna Nicole’s death is a ‘reality’ check

Intro to Kayaking

I just got back from an all day Introduction to Kayaking course at Lake Sammamish State Park.  What a day!  I really enjoyed it and highly recommend the instructor – George Gronseth owns the Kayak Academy and is a nationally known kayaking expert. People come from far and wide to learn his advanced techniques so it is … More Intro to Kayaking