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by Producer Jimmy posted Nov 20 2015 9:23PM
With so much negativity and violence going on the last few weeks I think we all need to have some positive news in our lives! This woman in New York did something that will make your heart smile!! Just remember that the holidays aren't about how many gifts you get and getting to be first in line on Black Friday to get that new TV, the holidays are a time to be thankful for things you have in your life and it is also a time of giving. This story really gave me some faith in humanity, there ARE still so many amazing people in the world that do amazing things like this every single day!
- Producer Jimmy

Carol Suchman, a Manhattan resident and philanthropist, recently purchased the entire stock of a toy store and donated every item to the New York City Department of Homeless Services. After learning Hudson Party Store, in the city's West Village, was going out of business, Suchman wanted to help make sure the shop's inventory went to a good cause.

"When I saw all of the toys just sitting in the store, it occurred to me that it would be so great to be able to somehow get them to the kids in the homeless shelters that have so little," Suchman told The Huffington Post.

For the past five years, Suchman has been buying individualized birthday presents for kids in a Brooklyn foster system, purchasing many of the gifts at Hudson Party Store. After seeing that the store was closing, but still filled with toys, Suchman called the shop's owner and negotiated a price for the entire inventory. They reached an agreement, and Suchman shortly thereafter contacted a friend who put her in touch with the New York City Department of Homeless Services, to find the items a happy home with kids in need. Volunteers from the organization helped Suchman organize and bag up the toys for distribution in shelters across the city.

"This is the first time anyone has ever bought out an entire store for a donation to our shelter kids" Antonio Rodriguez, DHS special events director, said in a statement provided to The Huffington Post. "We are grateful for this generous donation."

The thousands of toys, which include puzzles, stickers, games and stuffed animals for kids of all ages, will be given out for the upcoming holidays.

"There will definitely be a lot of smiles and happy kids when they get these toys," Suchman said. "If it brings them some joy and they realize there are people looking out for them, then my job is done."

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by Tyler posted Nov 20 2015 4:30PM

We're almost there! The biggest shopping day IN THE WORLD....Black Friday. We will be airing live updates all day on Island 106 so you don't miss out on ANY deals. Just because you're shopping doesn't mean you're doing it are a few tips to get you through hell on Earth.

1. Get up before the roosters (probably just iPhone alarms) wake up your competition.

I can hear you laughing at me now, "Duh, Christian, that's obvious! " But be warned: I know that a glass of pinot noir with Thanksgiving dinner can lead to six more. Plan ahead: Buy Gatorade ahead of time. Buy Advil too. Set six alarms.

2. Don't feel obliged to wear pants.

No, I'm not suggesting that you save time by rolling out of bed and going to the stores in your undies. Rather, I'd urge you to check online before heading out into the wee, frightful hours of this hauntingly Black morning. More often than not, you'll be able find the same doorbuster deals available to the clothed store-goers on your iPad or laptop from the convenience (and general safety) of your bed.

3. Remember how everyone was thanking Amazon at the Emmys?

Well, you should too, but for more selfish and frugal reasons. Add Wal-Mart to that list as well. Don't be duped into buying the Game of Thrones season four DVD set for your brother-in-law on a Black Friday "sale." When you're shopping, compare the deals to prices listed on low price websites like Amazon and Wal-Mart to see if your sale is actually just a "sale."

4. Remember that Black Friday doesn't last forever.

Certain Black Friday deals are going to be exactly what I just wrote: they will be Black Friday deals. These are deals that only occur on Black Friday. If you're uncertain as to whether or not to purchase something, think wisely about your hesitation. The deal may not be available later, and while you hesitate, someone may step on your big toe and take the last Nüüd LifeProof case out from under your nose.

by Andrew Hodges posted Nov 18 2015 8:05AM

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1. Never wear a dress. Knees make men crazy. You don't want to start a frenzy.

2. Never wear makeup. Best to keep expectations low in case you never wear it again.

3. Don't shower. You want him to smell your pheromones.

4. Don't ask him on a second date. Don't ask about his family. Don't ask any questions. Don't talk.

5. Don't order food either. Fuel your hanger. You might need it if another woman looks at your date or if he turns out to be a serial killer or a car blocks the crosswalk.

6. Don't wear high heels. What if he's short? Don't not wear high heels either. What if he's tall? Go barefoot. Be prepared to cut off your feet.

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7. Don't check your phone, especially not if it's a life-changing professional opportunity. This date is your life. This date is everything.

8. Have someone call your phone so you don't look like a loser, though.

9. If (but only if) Jupiter's moons are aligned with your period, text your ex-boyfriend while on your date.

10. Take some selfies while on your date. Def take some selfies.

11. You may comment on one but not more than three Republican candidates for president who have already dropped out of the race.

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12. If he asks your last name, play coy and pretend you don't have one. Tell him the aliens took it.

13. Don't get drunk. Definitely drink, though. How much depends on you! One drink, one and a half, two…not the last sip, though…but a little more…welp, now you've gone and done it. You're going to die alone.

14. Never go to the same restaurant twice.

15. Never go out with the same guy twice.

16. No showing pictures of your cat. This is not a euphemism.

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17. Remember his name. This isn't that important, actually. It's easy not to use people's names when you're talking to them.

18. If he mentions any friends' or brothers' names, remember those. Men like that.

19. No spaghetti straps. The elbows are very sexy. That's why the Vatican bans them.

20. No pockets. He'll think you're hiding something. (You are. It's your heart.)

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21. Let him pay, unless Mercury is in retrograde.

22. Ask to see his credit card and write down the numbers. This lets him know he shouldn't ghost. And it's kind, because he won't have to carry his card next time.

23. Double-check his math on the tip. Visibly. You want him to know you're paying attention.

24. No kissing. Seriously, no kissing. Not until you've both been tested…for love.

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by TYLER posted Oct 15 2015 7:00PM
MEET BETTY! She is the first chicken to tweet and she'll stay at it until she tweets her first English word with at least 5 characters. If she does, it'll be a World Record. Would you consider this animal cruelty in any way?

by mandy posted Sep 21 2015 7:49AM
Tracy Morgan made his first big public appearance since his accident last June ... presenting the award for Best Drama Series at Sunday night's Emmy Awards. Morgan spoke from the heart -- thanking his family and doctors -- and even cracked a few jokes as only he can. The "30 Rock" star was in a coma for eight days following a car accident on June 7, 2014 when his vehicle was struck by a trailer operated by Walmart. Since his recovery, Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Walmart, got married, and will host "Saturday Night Live" next month.
by Andrew Hodges posted Aug 25 2015 9:45AM

Joey Fatone To One Direction: “Everything Is About To Be Terrible”

Former NSYNC-er Joey Fatone posted a message to One Direction, now that the British boy band announced its 'hiaitus'


"Dear Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan and Harry Styles,

"Hey guys. It’s Joey Fatone, former member of NSync and current announcer on Family Feud, the job I’ve always dreamed of. This weekend, while sitting on the toilet and crying (I LOVE MY LIFE!!!) I flipped through my iPhone and saw that you’d announced a “one-year hiatus” beginning in March. I just wanted to congratulate you guys and wish you well! I’m sure 2016 will be a wonderful time for everyone from One Direction to pursue some independent projects before regrouping as a stronger band one year later! Here’s to spreading your wings!


"Here’s how it’s gonna go down, fellas. While you’re all on hiatus, Harry will record some dope singles with Beyonce, Ryan Adams and Wiz Khalifa, come out with a killer solo album produced by Pharrell and Timbaland, cut his hair, dye his hair, do a second less awesome album, let his hair grow super long and wear it in two braids, crush a self-effacing cameo in a Judd Apatow movie, buzz his hair and release a third, self-produced album on which he hints at being bisexual that everyone will call his “best work.”

"The rest of you are fu--ed. I mean fucked. I am the second most-successful former member of NSync and I am Joey Fatone. Say that outloud to yourself: “Besides Justin Timberlake, Joey Fatone is the most successful member of NSync.”


"Here’s me being a spokesman for Bosley hair restoration last year:





"Best case scenario, you’ll do a 6-week stint in Minions: The Musical! on Broadway before you bounce around different hosting jobs on channels like Spike and TruTv. Do you know what Chris Kirkpatrick is doing? Because I don’t. He’s completely unreachable. He might be managing a Best Buy in Sacramento, he might be dead. No one knows. Louis, I’m looking at you.


"There is one exception: If one of you is gay you might have a shot. Wait till One Direction has been dead for two years, kiss your hot boyfriend at an awards show, then ride that relevance like a beautiful boner and pray to god you get a show on Bravo.

"It’s not that you guys aren’t talented, it’s that Harry is so, so much cuter, cooler and more talented than the rest of you. Deep down, you’ve always known that, but you will never truly understand it until you’re in your grimy little condo, sitting in your boxers, sucking a chow mein noodle off your Playstation controller and watching Harry blow it up on SNL.

"Jesus christ I wish I was still in NSync. Jesus…JESUS F--! I would give all my hair to go back to that.

"Anyway, enjoy the next few months, One Direction, because they’re your last.


by Jimmy Phillips posted Aug 25 2015 8:55AM


The image is creepy enough, but the information being passed along with it are even worse. Photos of a cloaked figured reportedly leaving raw meat near a Gastonia playground went viral online and police say they looked into the case.

According to online posts, the mysterious pale figure "sparked fear among locals after it was reportedly caught on camera standing outside an apartment complex in Gastonia, North Carolina, dressed in a dark cloak."

Police spokesperson Donna Lahser told WBTV that investigators were called out to meet with the manager of the Hudson Woods Apartment complex last Monday about the photo.


The rumors with the photo said that the person donned a "floor-length, hooded attire. Their identity and gender are also unknown." The photo also claimed that the "figure had been dropping meat near a local playground."

There is a playground near the wooded parts of the apartment complex, but Lahser says officers could not confirm that the photo actually came from that apartment complex.

"It could have come from anywhere," she said. "We don't know if this is some bogus prank someone is playing."

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by Chubbs posted Aug 17 2015 5:00AM
So, me being a non-manly man I have always had my friends chew dip around me. They would offer it to me, but the idea of spitting chew into a cup disgust me. I saw this video of people chewing tobacco for the first time. I’ll stick with being non manly. -Chubbs

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by Andrew Hodges posted Aug 12 2015 12:10PM
As a Mom of three I know how stressful packing something some what tasty for your kids can be!!  Like for real I sometimes lose sleep over this ish. Thank the good lord above I came across this list of some really cool ideas of what to pack the little picky eaters.   So here you are my friends...

A month of kid-approved school lunches 

A month of school lunch ideas!


 In the order of the pictures above:

  1. Mini ham & cheese sub sandwich served with sweet potato Pop Chips, carrots & baby dill pickles, and no sugar added natural apple sauce.
  2. Ham & cheese tortilla roll-up (deli ham & cream cheese rolled up on a whole wheat tortilla), with black olives, grape tomatoes, Fig Newtons, and some Cheetos.
  3. “Nacho Bar” – corn chips, plain greek yogurt (or you could use sour cream), black olives, grape tomatoes, and cubed cheddar cheese.
  4. “Breakfast for lunch” – bagel & cream cheese, with a cup of nuts & yogurt raisins, and some yogurt.
  5. Dino-mite lunch (click here for full details)
  6. “Homemade lunchable” – sliced cheddar, ham cut in squares, Wheat Thins, grape tomatoes, no sugar added natural apple sauce, and a Fig Newton
  7. PB&J bites (make a sandwich and use small cookie cutters to cut out fun shapes) with baby dill pickles, tomatoes, black olives, cheetos, and a Fig Newton.
  8. Star Wars themed lunch (his first day of school request). Full details & free printable lunch notes in this post —> Star Wars lunch
  9. Turbo Snail themed lunch (click here for full details).

For more fun and really cool ideas (that I more than likely won't try because I'm too lazy) just click here for the full blog that I did not do lol.   

Good Luck on the first day of school and happy packing!!!!
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by Jimmy Phillips posted Aug 10 2015 8:02PM
This is always a huge debate with social madia besically being in control of every aspect of our life these days.
(When i refer to "we" I obviously don't literally mean everyone, I am talking about the majority of young-ish people)

Should you make it "FBO' or Facebook Official when you start dating someone? 

I have been through both sides where I am "dating" someone but it is not FBO. I've also dated someone where literally the second we became boyfriend/girlfriend we put it on Facebook. *insert eye roll here* 

I think we put too much emphasis on social media nowadays we and feel the need to put everything on Facebook or it doesn't exist in real life. We live our life through the screen on Facebook and there are so many fights between couples that stem from social media and whether or not to change a relationship or change your profile picture to the two of you kissing while looking into the sunset on the beach. *more eye rolling*

To me the only thing that really matters is that the person you're dating knows that you two are "official" and the people close to you that you really care about will know and really why does it matter who else knows? Is it partly so that way one of your exs that you're still friends with on Facebook can see it and they can be jealous? Yeah, that's what I thought. (I have been guilty of it before!)

With all of that being said I'm not totally opposed to making it FBO but it shouldn't be something of a MUST for a relationship, and there is nothing worse than the person that uses that "it's complicated" as a relationship status. Really? Do we all need to know that you and your significant other are currently fighting and will make up in 2 weeks and you'll post something sappy about how time apart makes the heart grow blah blah blah.

It may come across like I am being a bitter Betty and am the single angry at the world guy, BUT I feel like I am just saying what a lot of people think as they are scrolling down their newsfeed for the 768th time waiting for it to refresh with a funny cat video you can tag your friends in. 

So basically, live your life and don't worry about Facebook so much!!!!!!!

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