Category Archives: Tony Gates Morning Show Blogs

Just 16-Minute Sleep Loss May Put Your Job at Risk

Just 16-Minute Sleep Loss May Put Your Job at Risk

We’ve all been tempted to stay up just a few minutes later to finish watching a T.V. show, movie, etc. But according to a recent study done by the University of South Florida, those few minutes can cause havoc on your workday. Participants of the study reported that when they slept just 16 minutes less…MORE

Aerosmith Drummer Misses Vegas Show

Aerosmith Drummer Misses Vegas Show

Aerosmith took the stage without drummer Joey Kramer at Tuesday night’s show in Las Vegas. It’s not yet known why Kramer missed the gig but the drummer has dealt with health issues in the past including heart surgery in 2014.  Kramer’s drum tech John Douglas filled in instead. Aerosmith are currently in the middle of…MORE

Surfer Finds Watch 6 Month After Losing it in the Ocean — and it Still Works

Surfer Finds Watch 6 Month After Losing it in the Ocean — and it Still Works

In a glowing endorsement for Apple products, a Huntington Beach surfer has been reunited with his Apple Watch after losing it in the ocean six months ago — and it still works. Robert Bainter says he always wore the high-priced watch when he body surfed because he considered it his “good luck charm.” But one…MORE

Post Office Honors Jimi Hendrix

Post Office Honors Jimi Hendrix

With the unveiling of a plaque bearing his name, the Renton Highlands Post Office in Washington State is now officially known for the Master of the Stratocaster. The James Marshall “Jimi” Hendrix Post Office is an honorary designation for the guitar legend buried just blocks away at the Greenwood Cemetery. According to Darrell Stoke, the Postal Service district…MORE

Springsteen Puzzles Fans With Clandestine Photos

Springsteen Puzzles Fans With Clandestine Photos

A trio of photos posted on Bruce Springsteen’s Twitter and Instagram accounts have led some rock journalists to speculate he’s dropping hints about a new album. The first image, which depicts a Joshua Tree in the middle of a desert, turned up Monday morning. The following day, a blurry picture of another tree in a…MORE

Will This Be The New Men’s Fashion Trend?

Will This Be The New Men’s Fashion Trend?

Those who keep tabs on the runway have revealed what is going to be the hot trend in menswear this summer. Set your faces to stunned. Several of the major fashion brands, including Prada, Fendi, and Missoni, have all rolled out super skimpy shorts in their 2019 men’s collections. And they’re not just for models. Actor Jeff Goldblum is already…MORE

25-Year-Old Princeton Valedictorian Set to Marry 71-Year-Old Professor

25-Year-Old Princeton Valedictorian Set to Marry 71-Year-Old Professor

No wonder she got such good grades. A 25-year-old Princeton University graduate has announced her engagement to a 71-year-old professor. Breaking the news of the pending marriage Wednesday on Facebook, Cameron Platt says she was “captivated” by English Professor Lee Mitchell’s “brilliance, sensitivity and passion” when she took his English course in 2013. After being…MORE

Powerball Winner Had ‘Lucky Feeling’

Powerball Winner Had ‘Lucky Feeling’

The secret to winning the Powerball jackpot: Buy a ticket when you’re feeling lucky. That useless tip comes from 24-year-old Manuel Franco, who on Tuesday claimed his $768.4 million prize from the March 27 drawing. In doing so, the West Allis, Wisconsin man told reporters he bought $10 worth of tickets the day of the…MORE

18-Year-Old Sues Apple for $1 Billion

18-Year-Old Sues Apple for $1 Billion

An 18-year-old New Yorker has filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Apple, claiming the company’s facial-recognition software mistook him for a thief. According paperwork filed by Ousmane Bah in Manhattan Federal Court, a thief stole his ID last year and then passed himself off as Bah when he was caught stealing $1,200 from a Boston…MORE

Billy Joel Changes his Mind About Retiring

Billy Joel Changes his Mind About Retiring

After discussing his eventual retirement numerous times over the years, Billy Joel is now singing a different tune. The piano man, who celebrates his 70th birthday next month, says he’s come to realize there’s no point in calling it quits. “I’ve become very comfortable with that concept of maybe you just don’t retire,” he says.…MORE