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Keith Urban Gets Blessing from Merle Haggard’s Family

Before releasing his song “Coming Home” featuring the classic riff from Merle Haggard’s “Mama Tried,” Keith Urban wanted to get the approval from Merle’s family. Keith said, “I have so much reverence for Merle that using anything of his in a song…it was very important for me to make sure that his family heard what […]

Sink or Swim Scoreboard 2018

We have put a few songs to the test in 2018 with Sink or Swim.  So far we have 2 songs that have the perfect score and no Sinkers (although we were very close). Here’s the Scoreboard for 2018 so far on Froggy. Swimmers 100% – Ashley McBryde “A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega” 100% […]

See What Police Are Calling the “Best Senior Prank” They’ve Seen

It's graduation season, which also means senior pranks! This year, in an unusual turn of events, the Cumberland Police Department in Wisconsin is praising their Class of 2018 for executing "one of the best senior pranks that Cumberland High School has seen." A group of seniors staged a car to make it look like it [...]

Weird News Wednesday: Woman Delivers Tainted Brownies To Co-Workers

A woman in Adrian, Michigan, was recently fired after bringing a batch of laxative-filled brownies to a co-worker’s going away party. According to, police were called to MMI Engineered Solutions on May 3 after the company received a tip about the laced dessert and confiscated the brownies before they were eaten by employees. While […]