Good Morning! Happy Hump Day! Woot Woot.. As the camel in the commercial says ha ha.. Hope everybody has a great day.. Here's what you missed on today's show.
The Morning Brain Buster:
Q: New research finds you can help cure your insomnia by doing this for a week?
Apparently if you spend a week in the woods, you can reset your clock by avoiding electric lighting. Cool!
Bonehead Of The Day
Four men were arrested for breaking into a car in Newport Beach, CA, and stealing a sandwich?
Cops got tipped off that a man had reached into a parked car with the windows down and took off with a bag. He hopped into a car with three other men and took off.
They made it less than two miles before getting pulled over and arrested.
The bag had a 10 dollar sandwich inside.
Air Traffic Controllers VS Spiders... Who Ya Got?
Flights were delayed at Kansas City International airport after air traffic controllers were overtaken by an infestation of spiders.
Three employees were bitten by spiders and air traffic controllers had to evacuate the tower to escape them.
Exterminators found a giant spider's nest egg that must have hatched sending hundreds, if not thousands of spiders all over the tower.
The FAA didn't say what kind of spider it was, but no travelers were ever in danger.
A total of five flights were delayed about 15 minutes each.
Thanks Mario Kart! Boy Saves Family After Grandma Passes Out Behind The Wheel
A 10-year-old Colorado boy is being called a hero after he stopped an out-of-control car, and saved his family.
He was in the car with his 4-year-old brother when his great-grandmother suddenly passed out. They were going 60mph and headed into oncoming traffic when he took the wheel and safely steered the car into a muddy ditch on the side of the road.
He says he learned to drive from playing Mario Cart… and he's "pretty good at go cart driving."
His great grandmother was taken to the hospital where doctors said she had a mild heart attack. Neither of the brothers were hurt.
Update: Powerball Jackpot Rises To $425 Million
Tonight's Powerball jackpot has risen once again to $425 million.
Whoever holds the winning ticket will have the option at an estimated cash value of $244.7 million.
The jackpot value may continue to go up before tonight's drawing based off of Powerball ticket sales.
** This jackpot is still below the $590.5 million winning ticket that was won by an 84-year-old Florida woman in May.
Taco Bell's Waffle Taco Is About To Hit The Market
After testing the 'Waffle Taco' in California at a few locations, Taco Bell has decided to test the product on a bigger scale.
The Waffle Taco is exactly what it sounds like - the shell is a waffle and inside is eggs and sausage with a side of syrup. The 460 calorie taco is available during breakfast hours - something the chain currently doesn't have across the country.
Along with the Waffle Taco, the chain is planning to add yogurt parfaits and oatmeal to their menu. All these items could be coming to your national menu very soon.
Want To Master A Foreign Language? Try Singing It
A professor (from the University of South Carolina) said it is a lot easier for people to learn a language by singing it.
60 people were chosen to speak Hungarian and memorize 20 phrases They were split into three groups: speaking, rhythmic speaking and singing.
The result was the people who did singing did better than the other two groups.
True Love Is... Getting Married In A River, Filled With Salmon
A couple got married in Alaska, as they stood knee deep in the freezing waters of a salmon river.
Their bridesmaids and groomsmen who wore protective gear as the happy couple exchanged their vows to the sound of the running river in the remote but beautiful setting.
The bride and groom both work as local fishing guides, and chose a salmon fishing theme for their entire wedding.
The couple's rings were presented each in the mouths of two king salmon and both the bridesmaids and groomsmen were carrying fishing rods complete with flower posies throughout the ceremony.
Shortly after the newlyweds were married, they were each handed a rod and both caught their own pair of handsome pink salmon in the river.
~~Actress Charlize Theron is 38. (Reindeer Games, Sweet November, The Italian Job, Monster, In The Valley of Elah, Hancock; Prometheus; Snow White and the Huntsman; upcoming Mad Max: Fury Road)
~~Actor David Duchovny is 53. (The X Files' Agent Fox William "Spooky" Mulder; Return To Me, Full Frontal, House of D; Californication)
~~Actress Delane Matthews ("Dave's World") is 52.
~~Actor Harold Perrineau ("Lost") is 50. (Oz; 28 Weeks Later; Romeo + Juliet 1996)
~~Actor Wayne Knight is 58. ('Seinfeld's Newman; Jurassic Park; 3rd Rock From The Sun; Space Jam; The Exes)
~~Actress Verna Bloom ("Animal House") is 74.
~~Humorist Garrison Keillor is 71.
~~Actor John Glover is 69. ( Smallville's Lionel Luthor)
~~Actress, Abbie Cornish is 31 (Sucker Punch; Limitless)
~~Diet expert Jenny Craig is 81
~~Actor, David Hollander is 44 (What's Happening's Little Earl, A New Kind of Family, Call to Glory)
~~Actor/movie bad guy, Tobin Bell ("Saw" movies) is 71
~~Actress Francesca Eastwood (Daughter of Clint Eastwood and Frances Fisher) is 20 ( Mrs. Eastwood & Company)
~~Actor, David Rasche is 69 (Sledgehammer; Just Married; Nurses; Ugly Betty; All My Children's Rob Gardner; pron: Rah-she)
~~Actor, Michael Shannon is 39 ( Boardwalk Empire's Agent Nelson Van Alden)
~~Actress, Maggie Wheeler is 52 (Friends' Janice; Everybody Loves Raymond)
~~DJ Samantha Ronson (Lindsay Lohan's ex) is 36
~~NHL star Sidney Crosby is 26
~~Baseball star Edgar Renteria is 38
~~Singer Bruce Dickinson (of Iron Maiden) is 55
~~Drummer Barry Kerch (of Shinedown) is 37
~~Singer B.J. Thomas is 71. ( "Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head"; " Hey Won't You Play Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song")
~~Singer Harold Hudson (of The Commodores) is 64.
~~Country singer Rodney Crowell is 63.
~~Country singer Raul Malo (The Mavericks) is 48
~~Bluesman Magic Slim is 76
Video Of The Day:
This guy knows how to pick up women... Do the notebook rain kiss in real life. Brilliant! Check it!