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He will be missed! (Photo by Jon Ferrey /Allsport)

Jody: The Snake Was Clutch! May He Rest In Peace.

For those of you who are like me and who grew up on the NFL of the 1970s, Kenny Stabler was an almost a mythical figure. It’s truly a sad day, now that he’s no […]

07/10/2015

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Man Dies After Setting Off A Firework On His Head

Drinking and fireworks DO NOT mix! I feel like we say this every single year!!! Before and after the Fourth of July holiday!!! Devin Staples, after mixing up a lethal cocktail of alcohol and fireworks […]

07/06/2015

RIP Patrick. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)

Jody Remembers Patrick Macnee

Patrick Macnee came to fame in TV’s The Avengers as the completely British John Steed – a super spy who used an umbrella instead of a gun. The show was incredibly well-written and produced – […]

06/26/2015

GARDENDALE, TX - MAY 18:  Randy Rogers of the Randy Rogers band perform at Texas Thunder Festival 2013 - Day 2.  May 18, 2013 in Gardendale, Texas.  (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images For Texas Thunder)

Country Singer Randy Rogers Opens Up About Death of Daughter

The story was heartbreaking a few weeks ago. Randy Rogers, originally from Cleburne, and wife Chelsea had a new baby girl. They knew quickly that something was wrong.

06/25/2015

LOCARNO, SWITZERLAND - AUGUST 07:  Sir Christopher Lee attends 66th Locarno Film Festival opening ceremony on August 7, 2013 in Locarno, Switzerland.  (Photo by Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images)

Actor Christopher Lee Dead At 93

Christoper Lee, who appeared in several films including ‘The Lord Of The Rings’ and ‘Star Wars’, has passed away at the age of 93.

06/11/2015

He once played three days straight right here in Texas! (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Texas Had Its Own Woodstock In 1969, And Here’s B.B. King’s Set…As It Happened

Upon the death of Blues legend B.B. King, something of a local throwback. B.B. King played Dallas-Ft. Worth many times, over many decades – but one appearance can’t be forgotten. Less than two weeks after […]

05/15/2015

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Jody: RIP Charlie Joyner

Charlie Joyner was one of those people you always loved seeing, and you would usually see him on the sidewalk outside Reata in downtown Ft. Worth. Charlie lost his legs in a train accident long […]

05/05/2015

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Bert Shipp Snagged A Beatles Interview In 1964

We mentioned Bert Shipp’s passing yesterday, and I went looking for some audio. The only time the Beatles ever played Dallas-Ft. Worth was on September 18, 1964. They stayed right off Stemmons in the Cabana […]

04/22/2015

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The Proper Way To Say “Goodbye”

Florida teacher Emily Phillips died last month after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer, but saved her best lesson til the very end. That being, the proper way to say “Goodbye”. Although she wasn’t happy […]

04/06/2015

That's a good rock! (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

The Creator Of The Pet Rock Has Died

Gary Dahl died this week at 78 – and though you may not know the name, he created one of the signature fads of the 1970’s. Dahl was the man who came up with the […]

04/02/2015

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