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no responses. December 10, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Tuesday December 10, 2019.


Fun Fact Tuesday December 10, 2019.

It feels good to have a sip of whisky on a cold day, but that burning sensation is not some kind of interior warmth, as you […]

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no responses. December 9, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Monday December 9, 2019.


Fun Fact Monday December 9, 2019.

Chrysippus of Soli was a Greek philosopher. He is known as the father of Stoicism.  Chrysippus excelled in logic, the theory of knowledge, ethics and physics. He created an […]

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no responses. December 6, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Friday December 6, 2019


Fun Fact Friday December 6, 2019

Waffle House, Inc. is an American restaurant chain with 2,100 locations in 25 states in the United States.  Most of the locations are in the South, where the chain is […]

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no responses. December 5, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Thursday December 5, 2019


Fun Fact Thursday December 5, 2019

Neil Armstrong’s astronaut application arrived a week past the deadline. A friend slipped the tardy form in with the others.  His application arrived about a week […]

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no responses. December 4, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Wednesday December 4, 2019


Fun Fact Wednesday December 4, 2019

Sleep literally cleans your brain. During slumber, more cerebrospinal fluid flushes through the brain to wash away harmful proteins and toxins that build up during the […]

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no responses. December 3, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Tuesday December 3, 2019


Fun Fact Tuesday December 3, 2019

During World War I, a Canadian soldier made a black bear his pet and named her Winnipeg. “Winnie” was later a resident of the London Zoological […]

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no responses. December 2, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Monday December 2, 2019


Fun Fact Monday December 2, 2019

Fred McFeely Rogers was born on March 20, 1928 and was an American television personality, musician, puppeteer, writer, producer, and Presbyterian minister.  He was the creator and host of the […]

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no responses. November 22, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Friday November 22, 2019


Fun Fact Friday November 22, 2019

In honor of Camping For Hunger here is today’s food fact.. CCAP Front Royal serves more than 3000 heads of households every year; these households, or […]

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no responses. November 21, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact for Thursday November 21, 2019


Fun Fact for Thursday November 21, 2019

In honor of Camping For Hunger here is today’s food fact. donating your extra or purchased dry and canned goods might seem like the best way to […]

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no responses. November 20, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Wednesday November 20, 2019


Fun Fact Wednesday November 20, 2019

In honor of Camping For Hunger, here is today’s food fact! 100% of food banks responding to a Feeding America survey reported an increase in demand […]

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no responses. November 19, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Tuesday November 19, 2019


Fun Fact Tuesday November 19, 2019

In honor of Camping For Hunger here is today’s Food Fact. There are roughly 15,083 food pantries in America as of 2015.  72% of food banks […]

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no responses. November 18, 2019 The River 95.3

Fun Fact Monday November 18, 2019


Fun Fact Monday November 18, 2019

In honor of Camping For Hunger 2019, all the facts this week are hunger related; Food Facts, if you will. What is Food Insecurity?  In 2018, an […]

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