Category Archives: Tony Gates Morning Show Blogs

Podcast 01-17-19

Podcast 01-17-19

Podcast 01-17-19 Great show today! We gave away a lot of stuff. In the headlines, we learned about a guy named Wang Shankin gave away his kidney for a phone. We spoiled the Masked Singer for Travis. Tone keeps rolling in trivia. We still have one more set of tickets for The Who to give…MORE

Jeopardy takes a stab at the Detroit Lions

Jeopardy takes a stab at the Detroit Lions

If you’re a fan of the Detroit Lions, you know how their 2018 season is going. They’re 4-7 and on the verge of missing the playoffs for the second straight season. Jim Caldwell lost his job after posting three winning seasons in his four seasons as head coach of the Lions. Matt Patricia was brought…MORE

I can even see TINY PRINT!! Thanks to Grand Rapids Ophthalmology..

I can even see TINY PRINT!! Thanks to Grand Rapids Ophthalmology..

  Okay…I JUST went in to Grand Rapids Ophthalmology and got my second eye’s cataract surgery.  Would you believe I am typing this with NO READERS??  It is true.  I would not trust anyone else with my eyes.  I went in for an evaluation and I had the beginnings of cataracts…everyone gets them so I…MORE

I CAN SEE!! Thanks to Grand Rapids Ophthalmology!

I CAN SEE!! Thanks to Grand Rapids Ophthalmology!

My eye sight was fading…even with my glasses.  I was seeing halos at night.  I went into Grand Rapids Ophthalmology. Turns out I had the beginning of cataracts. Did you know EVERYONE gets cataracts?   Dr.Barrett took such good care of me.  We decided that and Advanced Technology Lens implant would be the best for me.…MORE

The Detroit Lions are soul suckers

The Detroit Lions are soul suckers

I’ve been a fan of this team for a long time. The Detroit Lions have never been something that resembled a title contender in my lifetime. The Lions haven’t won a playoff game since the 90’s. They’ve went through a string of head coaches, general managers, and team presidents since then. Bob Quinn became the…MORE

PODCAST: Interview with Phil Biggs and Brandon Mason from PwC

PODCAST: Interview with Phil Biggs and Brandon Mason from PwC

Interview with Phil Biggs and Brandon Mason Phil and Brandon work for PwC and are in town for the West Michigan Mobility Forum. That is Tuesday at the Grand Valley State University downtown campus. It is an interactive session focused on the fast-moving arrival of mobility and autonomy initiatives that are changing the business landscape.MORE

PODCAST: Interview with TSO’s Joel Hoekstra

PODCAST: Interview with TSO’s Joel Hoekstra

Interview with TSO’s Joel Hoekstra Joel is the lead guitarist for Trans Siberian Orchestra and has been a member dating back to 2010. This is the 20th anniversary of TSO being on tour. They will be at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, MI on December 2nd.MORE

McDonald’s is adding to their breakfast menu

McDonald’s is adding to their breakfast menu

According to the Tribune Media Wire, McDonald’s is adding to their classic breakfast lineup. Many other fast food chains are coming out with new breakfast items and McDonald’s had to find a way to step up their game. They’ve added what is called the Triple Breakfast Stacks. This a modified version of one of their staples…MORE

NFL player turns on his own team

NFL player turns on his own team

The Seattle Seahawks are in a bit of a transition period as a team. They’ve lost a lot of the players that helped them appear in two straight Super Bowls. Seattle was best known for their defense that inherited the nickname, “The Legion of Boom”. The last domino of that historically tough defense fell on…MORE