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Harry Murray circa 1917; Dave Spencer circa 2011 (Wikipedia; Dave Spencer Family Archives)
Harry Murray circa 1917; Dave Spencer circa 2011 (Wikipedia; Dave Spencer Family Archives)
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Crikey! Dave Spencer Was WHO in a Previous Life? [VIDEO]

Who knew that before I get on the air at 2PM each weekday, you're being entertained by a former major role player in the Mexican Revolution and a former jazz trumpeter?

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Dave Spencer via YouTube
Dave Spencer via YouTube
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Ivory Soap Expands Into a Large Soft But Solid Foam in the Microwave [VIDEO]

Wikipedia tells me that Charles' Law is an experimental gas law that describes how gases tend to expand when heated. And what I did with a bar of Ivory Soap is supposed to exemplify that law.

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Category: Videos, Weird News
Alltime 10's via YouTube
Alltime 10's via YouTube
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The 10 Things That Will Kill You Under an Hour [Video]

Well, this is delightful! I did a little surfing around the Internet this morning and stumbled across this video.  It's Alltime 10's The 10 Things That Will Kill You in Under an Hour!  Or my new name for it . . . The 10 Things Chad is Going to Avoid Like the Bubonic Plague.  WATCH!

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Category: Videos, Weird News
Vladimir Mucibabic/ThinkStock
Vladimir Mucibabic/ThinkStock
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Florida Man Heavily Fined for Jamming Cell Phone Signals

It's always frustrating when someone is sitting at a green light or weaving in their traffic lane and the reason behind such behavior is cell phone usage.

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Smithsonian Channel via YouTube
Smithsonian Channel via YouTube
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Why Do Humans Have Big Butts? [Video]

We have big butts and we cannot lie.  LOL!!  Did you ever wonder why humans have big butts?  Well, the Smithsonian appears to have the answer.  Check out this video from the Smithsonian Channel on YouTube.  It's pretty cool and, honestly, I would never have guessed this to be reason why there's so much junk in our trunks.

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Category: Health, Weird News
Endoethiopia viajes y aventuras via YouTube
Endoethiopia viajes y aventuras via YouTube
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Owensboro’s Worst Intersections Pale in Comparison to Ethiopia’s Monstrous Meskel Square [VIDEO]

What's the worst Owensboro intersection you can think of? Parrish and Frederica? Parrish and J.R. Miller? Frederica and Goetz Drive or Frederica and Southtown?

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Claudio Divizia, ThinkStock
Claudio Divizia, ThinkStock
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This Week Is Crazy.

Mind blown. These words are too commonly thrown around to show how crazy a situation really is. Did you see that walk-off homer? #MindBlown. Can you believe Carrie wore that dress to the ACM's? #MindBlown. Now, we all know that those type of things aren't really mind-blowing.

But, this is.

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Category: History, Humor, Weird News
925wbkr via YouTube
925wbkr via YouTube
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Watch Tonic Water Glow Under Blacklight [VIDEO]

I was kind of hacked when the Mountain Dew/peroxide/baking soda-makes-a-lantern trick didn't work. I wanted to see something glow that didn't normally!

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Category: Humor, Videos, Weird News
The Waverly Hills Sanatorium, Courtesy of Facebook
The Waverly Hills Sanatorium, Courtesy of Facebook
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Haunted Kentucky Hospital to Become Four-Star Hotel

The Waverly Hills Sanatorium in Louisville, Kentucky was used for over fifty years to quarantine tuberculosis patients, most of which met their brutal demise inside the hospital. It was shut down in 1961, after a successful antibiotic against TB was discovered, but reopened again in 1962 and used as a geriatric facility until sometime in 1980.

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Harold Cunningham/Getty Images
Harold Cunningham/Getty Images
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Surveillance Video from National Corvette Museum Shows Sinkhole Opening Up

I went to college at Western Kentucky University and geography was my minor. So I took a lot of geography classes. All my professors in the department were awesome, but Dr. Trapasso was my favorite. And he loved Kentucky cave systems.

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Dave Spencer
Dave Spencer
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‘Snow That Won’t Melt’ Is Not a Government Conspiracy, It’s Called Unrelenting Sub-Freezing Temperatures [VIDEO]

Somebody recently--and, for the life of me, I can't remember who it was--mentioned something to me about people holding up a lighter to a snowball and it turning black and not exactly melting...or something.

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Category: Weather, Weird News
YouTube
YouTube
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See What a Falcon Sees as It Swoops In for the Kill [VIDEO]

A couple of years ago, I was driving out on 554, between US 431 and Windy Hollow, when a hawk or a falcon--some large bird of prey--swooped down and plowed into my windshield. Scared the crap out of me.

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Category: Animals, Videos, Weird News

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