In the world according to Talonda, things are different. For example, Len and Chris were sure everyone knew that B.C., when used with a year, means Before Christ. Apparently not everyone knew.
Dragons, No Dungeons
What if you woke up one day and found a dragon had moved into your neighborhood. It’s happened in Lakeland and it’s awesome! We spoke with artist Keith Williams and others responsible for the work of art that’s now on display in Dixieland.
We close out the show every day with something that we in the business call a benchmark. A benchmark is a recurring part of the show that listeners will tune in because they know what’s coming. One of our show’s benchmarks is at the end. We give you a ‘good news’ story and then take a ‘quick look at the news,’ which isn’t necessarily the news as much as it is a funny take on things in the news. This was the end of the show today:
No, Just No
Guinea pigs have long been a traditional food in various indigenous cultures of Latin America — most notably in Colombia, Peru and Bolivia. In Ecuador, they’re often roasted with salt and served with potatoes and a sauce with a peanut base. One adventurous food vendor is taking “cuy,” as the animal is locally known, to a new, cold level: Guinea Pig Ice Cream.
Len would try it but it was a hard pass from the others.
48 State Away
It’s Friday so that means music on Mayhem!! Mayhem in the AM Presents Lakeland Live!! is the segment and today, 48 States Away brought the music. These talented young men are working hard (yes, they have day jobs, too) to bring you a new album. If you’re so inclined, click this hyperlink to help them get the album finished. Please look them up online and do yourself a favor and go see them live. Check out today’s clip of the day to hear the whole visit and see a video performance on our Facebook page. Have a great weekend!!
The State of the Union
Mayhem Political Analyst Dr Bruce Anderson from Florida Southern College made his weekly visit to the show today. If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you know about the divide in Washington over the President and impeachment inquiries happening now. We talked about that and got input from some listeners, too.
Yes, Virginia, There Are Stupid Questions
According to the internet, September 30th is National Ask a Stupid Question Day. We found out that there ARE stupid questions out there and our Mayhemmers called in with some as well!
Happy to bring to you another edition of Mayhem in the AM Presents Lakeland Live!! Today on the show, we welcomed in a band called Level. They’re a heavy metal band and they play a lot of shows in and around the Tampa Bay area. They broke down a couple of tunes acoustically for the show and we spoke a little about how they came to be a band. Click the band name above to check out their show schedule. Go to our Facebook page to see a video and listen to the entire visit below. It’s today’s Clip of the Day!!
America’s favorite ventriloquist has just released his next Netflix Originals Stand-up Special, “Jeff Dunham: Beside Himself.” Dunham is also launching his new international tour, “Jeff Dunham: Seriously.” He spoke with Len and Talonda on Mayhem in the AM.
E.T. is Still Locked Up
Despite the fact that hundreds of thousands of people said they were going to storm Area 51 early this past Friday, the event didn’t quite measure up. On today’s Clip of the day, find out how many people showed up and also find out just how messed up Talonda’s taste buds are as she wants to eliminate the best candy ever made.