A Few Things… 1/13/20


Pampers unveiled a new diaper at the Consumer Electronics Show last week. It has a sensor that will actually send you a notification on your phone when your child has a dirty diaper. The sensor can also somehow track how your child sleeps… 



Forget spray painting street signs or even stealing them for your bedroom wall like we used to… times have changed! The new big thing is hacking those LED signs that road crew use to warn of construction or missing persons. Over the weekend in Kentucky someone hacked into one and changed the message to say “send nudes”. Read more, here. 


A Canadian woman named Eve Dubois gained viral attention after confidently answering “chicken” when asked to “name Popeye’s favorite food” in an episode of Family Feud Canada. The correct answer was “spinach,” but she thought the question referred to the fast-food restaurant, not the cartoon sailor. Then, on Friday, Popeyes restaurants announced they had decided to offer Dubois a consolation prize. “Our survey says that you got that right. DM us to claim your $10,000 worth of Popeyes.”



Blogs

Mr. RIX-IT! 6/5/20

Mr. RIX-IT! 6/5/20

Do you remember Mrs. Fix-it on the news years ago? Today we bring in Mr. RIX-IT to help Joel with some at home hacks, tips and tricks.  

Now Trending! -6/5/20

Now Trending! -6/5/20

Viewers of the Netflix docu-series Tiger King remember Joe Exotic’s music videos of tiger-related songs. Fans learned later that he was just lip syncing to songs that were actually recorded by The Vince Johnson Band. Now Johnson is releasing an album of those songs and several new ones, including “Killer Carole,” about Carole Baskin, who Joe accused…

The Hawk Morning Show Confessional… 6/4/20

The Hawk Morning Show Confessional… 6/4/20

Dear Rick and Joel – My friend has asked me for a loan because he is having trouble earning money during the pandemic. He doesn’t have a career, but rather takes side gigs in order to earn money. He works as a brand ambassador, a karaoke DJ, a landscaper, a photographer and a mobile DJ…