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Denny Hamlin Gets Second Win of 2012 [VIDEO]
The weather conditions definitely worked out in Denny Hamlin’s favor earning him his second win of the season and his first at Kansas Speedway in the STP 400. This is his 19th victory in his Sprint Cup career.
Lyrid Meteor Shower Tonight [VIDEO]
Time again for the Lyrid Meteor Shower. Earth passes thru the orbit of the comet Thatcher, and after midnight Saturday April 21 should be great viewing for viewing shooting stars in the Ark-La-Tex.
Crazy, Naked, Hardcore Catfight [VIDEO/POLL]
Maybe you thought you had seen just about everything reality t.v. has to offer… think again. Ever heard of “My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding?” I had never heard of it until now, but Snooki and the Situation ain’t got nothing on this.
4-20: Should Marijuana be Legalized? [POLL]
Today is 4/20, the unofficial holiday for all things weed related. Of course in most of the world marijuana is illegal, but many think the war on drugs is lost. Do you think weed should be legalized in the U.S.?
Railfest 2012 BBQ Cook-off Championship Scheduled [VIDEO]
Soon the smell of hickory smoke, and some of the best bbq ribs in the Ark-La-Tex will fill the streets of downtown Texarkana with the Big Jake’s BBQ Rib Cook-off, part of the 2012 RailFest scheduled for May 12.
Levon Helm Loses Battle with Cancer at 71 [VIDEO]
Levon Helm, former drummer for the Band, has lost his battle with throat cancer. The legendary musician, whose soulfully southern voice gave life to classic songs such as ‘The Weight,’ ‘Up on Cripple Creek’ and ‘The Night They Drove Old Dixie D…
Ted Nugent to Be Grilled by Secret Service [VIDEO/POLL]
Apparently, if you say things about the President, like he’s “vile” and “evil,” or you say “We need to ride into that battlefield and chop their heads off in November. Any questions?”, The…
Dick Clark Dead at 82 [VIDEO]
ABC News is reporting that longtime TV personality Dick Clark has died at the age of 82, after suffering a massive heart attack this morning.
If You Don’t Mess With Texas, You Sure Don’t Pee on It! [POLL]
When it comes to state symbols, we don’t know if there is one more recognized and associated with the Great State of Texas than the Alamo. This last weekend 21 year old Daniel Athens decided to piss on Texas, and allegedly urinated on a wall of the monument… and what do …
Austin Police Officer Kills Dog While Responding to Wrong Address [VIDEO]
We saw this on Facebook yesterday, and were just shocked at the thought of such a tragedy befalling one of our furry-kids. A police officer in Austin Texas was responding to a domestic disturbance call when he went to the wrong house, and shot an innocent dog… WITH NO APOLOGIES!
One of the Greatest Obituaries Ever Goes Viral
At the age of 67 Michael ‘Flathead’ Blanchard from Denver Colorado died from colon cancer, and his family had a memorial service for him last weekend. The family posted an obituary that ‘Flathead’ had written himself in the Denver Post, and we think …
Barksdale AFB ‘Defenders of Freedom’ Airshow 2012 [VIDEO]
What has to be one of the biggest, and by far best airshows in the south is scheduled for this weekend with the 2012 ‘Defenders of Freedom’ airshow at Barksdale AFB. in Bossier City.