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Useless Facts – 01/25/21

Useless Facts – 01/25/21

Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with… Most of Steve Jobs’ wealth came from Disney, not Apple. When Disney acquired Pixar from him in 2006, he got 7.4% of Disney . . . worth about $4.4 billion. He “only” had about $2.1 billion from Apple.…read more »

Missed Connections 01/25/21

Missed Connections 01/25/21

If any of these descriptions are describing you, please let us know either by messaging us on Facebook @V1033Music or email Brooks @ chris@v1033.com… Let us help make that connection. Golden Corral Waitress I saw you the last 2 weeks as you are working there,,,I think you had your hair in a bun 2 weeks…read more »

Family Fun In New Bern!

Family Fun In New Bern!

It’s always fun taking the kids to Kidsville in New Bern! Enjoyed the sunshine outdoors this afternoon and got a bit of exercise. Kidsville has been a tradition in New Bern since 1994. The unique wooden playground was an entertaining and creative outlet for thousands of children over the years. After 24 years of service,…read more »

Useless Facts – 01/22/21

Useless Facts – 01/22/21

Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with… Mark Twain was born just after Halley’s Comet was visible in 1835. When Halley’s Comet was visible again 75 years later, in 1910 . . . Mark Twain died the next day. From 1876 to 1887, Major League…read more »

Useless Facts – 01/21/21

Useless Facts – 01/21/21

Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with… “The Flintstones” promoted Winston cigarettes through its first two seasons . . . with commercials that aired during the show of the characters smoking. The phrase “close, but no cigar” comes from carnivals in the early 1900s, when…read more »

Useless Facts – 01/20/21

Useless Facts – 01/20/21

Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with… 30% of households in America had a Nintendo in 1990. And only 23% had personal computers. Suge Knight played in two games in the NFL, for the Los Angeles Rams in 1987. He was a defensive end and…read more »

Useless Facts – 01/19/21

Useless Facts – 01/19/21

Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with… The first-ever text message was sent on December 3rd, 1992 . . . it said “Merry Christmas.” The first artist to be stripped of a Grammy was . . . Milli Vanilli. Once the news came out that…read more »

Useless Facts – 01/18/21

Useless Facts – 01/18/21

Every morning around 8:15am Brooks gives you one minute of Useless Facts to impress your friends with… Mattel released a pregnant version of the Barbie doll. Her name was Midge and she had a detachable baby bump with a baby inside. But she was quickly discontinued because people thought she promoted teen pregnancy. The most…read more »

Missed Connections – 01/18/21

Missed Connections – 01/18/21

If any of these descriptions are describing you, please let us know either by messaging us on Facebook @V1033Music or email Brooks @ chris@v1033.com… Let us help make that connection. guy at food lion (Jacksonville) Saw you at the food lion on piney green, You were there buying groceries, we kept looking at each other, and…read more »

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