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Did You Know???

Did You Know???

Giraffes and mice have the same number of vertebrae in their necks: Seven. The closest relative to manatees in the animal kingdom are . . . elephants. Which kinda makes sense now that I’m thinking about it. Leo Fender, the guy who invented Fender Stratocaster electric guitars, couldn’t actually play guitar.

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Did Dolly Parton Really Insure Her Boobs?

Did Dolly Parton Really Insure Her Boobs?

Dolly Parton said that her breasts were not insured for millions of dollars in a manner similar to Heidi Klum’s client-insured $2 million legs. “It’s not true about that,” Parton told Today’s Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager after being asked if her most “famous body part” had been insured à la Klum’s legs.  “Years ago, was it […]

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This Day In Kixtory

This Day In Kixtory

36 years ago – In 1986, The Space Shuttle Challenger exploded. It happened 73 seconds after liftoff, and killed all seven crew members. 48 years ago – In 1974, Muhammed Ali beat Joe Frazier at Madison Square Garden in their second match of three fights. Frazier had won the first one. 37 years ago – […]

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Random Facts from Shotgun…

Random Facts from Shotgun…

John Hughes came up with the idea for “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” on February 25th, 1985 . . . pitched and sold it on the 26th . . . and finished the screenplay on March 3rd. Perfumes were originally put near the door at department stores to cover the smell of horse manure and car […]

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THIS DAY IN KIXTORY

THIS DAY IN KIXTORY

45 years ago – In 1977, Fleetwood Mac’s original lead guitarist, Peter Green, was arrested and later committed to a mental hospital . . . after he pulled a shotgun on his accountant for sending him too many royalty checks. 43 years ago – In 1979, “The Dukes of Hazzard”, starring John Schneider and Tom […]

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RIP Meatloaf (Marvin Lee Aday)

RIP Meatloaf (Marvin Lee Aday)

Checkout an interview Shotgun had with what he said was the greatest walking rock legends of all time. Grammy award winner, singer, artist, actor and all over great guy, Meatloaf!!!

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NO kitten around — Yulia Minina’s pet looks furmidable.

NO kitten around — Yulia Minina’s pet looks furmidable.

She says the Maine Coon weighs 12.5kg (27.5lb), making it just a whisker away from a world record. And as Kefir is only 22 months, she still has growing to do in Stary Oskol, Russia. Yulia explains: “I could not even think that an ordinary baby can become so big. “He not only grew up […]

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Lucky Charms and CTC Have Been Combined Into One Epic Cereal

Lucky Charms and CTC Have Been Combined Into One Epic Cereal

2022 may be the year of the MASHUP.   (And no, I’m not talking about FLURONA.)  (???) For a limited time, General Mills is selling Lucky Charms MIXED with Cinnamon Toast Crunch . . . in one box.  Well, technically two . . . there’s a mid-size box for $2.50, and a family-size for $3.99.  It’s unclear how long it’ll […]

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Join The Kix Crew at 67 Motors in Homerville Saturday March 19

Join The Kix Crew at 67 Motors in Homerville Saturday March 19

Join The Kix Crew at Sixty-Seven Motors in Homerville Saturday March 19th!  Whether you have excellent credit or you’re reestablishing your credit, Sixty-Seven Motors can get you financed. and every vehicle comes with an available hundred sixty seven thousand mile warranty.

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This Day In Kixtory

This Day In Kixtory

Kixtory 1967 Dallas nightclub owner Jack Ruby, the man who killed accused John F. Kennedy assassin Lee Harvey Oswald, dies. He was 55. 1973 A 12-member group headed by Tampa ship builder George Steinbrenner buys the New York Yankees from CBS for a reported $10-12 million. 1989 The syndicated “Arsenio Hall Show” premieres on late-night […]

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