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no responses. February 25, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 26, 2020.


Fun Fact February 26, 2020.

Today is Ash Wednesday.  Ash Wednesday is exactly 46 days before Easter Sunday, celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Easter is a moveable feast based on the […]

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no responses. February 25, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 25, 2020.


Fun Fact February 25, 2020.

Samoas, Peanut Butter Tagalongs, Do-Si-Dos or the ever popular Thin Mints.  Today we’re talking Girl Scout Cookies!  Girl Scout Cookies had their earliest beginnings in the […]

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no responses. February 24, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 24, 2020.


Fun Fact February 24, 2020.

I recently had the occasion to enjoy oyster crackers with a delicious soup my wife made and it made me wonder, why are they called oyster […]

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no responses. February 21, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 21, 2020.


Fun Fact February 21, 2020.

There’s a world record for the holder of the most world records: Ashrita Furman, who’s set more than 600 records and currently holds more than 200. […]

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no responses. February 20, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 20, 2020.


Fun Fact February 20, 2020.

Give me a break, give me a break, break me off a piece of that Kit Kat bar.  The origin of the Kit Kat dates back to 1935 […]

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no responses. February 19, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 19, 2020.


Fun Fact February 19, 2020.

Today some left handed fun facts.  On average, 12% of the world is left handed, 87% right handed, and 1% ambidextrous. However, the percentage of lefties […]

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no responses. February 18, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 18, 2020


Fun Fact February 18, 2020

It’s the largest animal on earth.  Some fun facts today about the Blue whale.  Blue whales are baleen whales, which means they have fringed plates of […]

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no responses. February 17, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 17, 2020


Fun Fact February 17, 2020

We eat it for breakfast with syrup or powered sugar, but would you ever eat it with ketchup?  Today some history about French toast.  Long before […]

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no responses. February 14, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 14, 2020


Fun Fact February 14, 2020

Valentine’s Day, also called St. Valentine’s Day, holiday when lovers express their affection with greetings and gifts. The holiday has origins in the Roman festival of Lupercalia, held […]

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no responses. February 13, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 13, 2020


Fun Fact February 13, 2020

What’s for breakfast?  How about some Captain Crunch?  Pamela Low, a flavorist at Arthur D. Little, an international managemant consulting firm based in Boston,  developed the […]

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no responses. February 12, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 12, 2020


Fun Fact February 12, 2020

No static at all, FM.  We talked about AM radio yesterday, so today we’ll look at FM radio.  FM stands for frequency modulation.  You remember in […]

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no responses. February 11, 2020 The River 95.3

Fun Fact February 11, 2020


Fun Fact February 11, 2020

What’s all that static about?  Today we’ll look at AM radio.  First of all, what in the world does AM stand for?  Amplitude Modulation.  Simply stated, […]

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