ON YOUR TV:
TONIGHT (Fri); the star-studded Stand Up To Cancer event... on almost EVERY channel... plus streaming on youtube and hulu.
Some of these are fun, some just broke my heart and made me cry. But I'm sharing. Have a great day, my friend.
MORE TROUBLE AT WOODLAND HILLS YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Our breakouts at Woodland Hills Youth Development Center are making national news.
SAVE AN HOUR A DAY?
Want to save as much as an hour a day? Stop checking your e-mail so much. Somebody added up all those little time increments and found, on average, employees check their e-mail 74 times a day. That's an hour a day, just logging in, checking in, and seeing what's there. Just piddling.
WATCH PRESIDENT GO GRAY IN 42 SECONDS
Have you ever noticed how differently the Presidents look AFTER four years in office? Older, grayer: more lines on their faces.
NEW WEBSITE TO CHECK VEHICLE RECALLS
There's a new website that you may wanna bookmark, and check every so often. It's a site the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -or NHTSA - says you can use to find out whether your car's involved in any recall.
HEAVY TRAFFIC EXPECTED FOR ONE DIRECTION CONCERT
One Direction invades Nashville tonight and it is expected to be BUSY near LP Field for the concert! More than 50-thousand people are expected at the show. Parking lots at the football stadium will open at 3 p.m. and once they're full, drivers will be directed downtown to find a place to park. And, remember, backpacks and large purses are not allowed inside LP Field.
"NATIONAL ANTHEM GIRL" TO MAKE HISTORY IN NASHVILLE
Have you heard of National Anthem Girl? She's a woman who's on a mission to sing the National Anthem in all 50 states. She'll complete her goal here in Nashville. Janine Stange will sing the anthem before the Titans' final preseason game on August 28th.
SOUTH NASHVILLE LITTLE LEAGUE IN WORLD SERIES TONIGHT
The South Nashville Little league is in the Little League World Series, again, and they play today.
PLEASE, LORD, LET THIS WORK!
UT RESEARCHERS CREATE MOLECULE THAT DESTROYS CANCER CELLS
Researchers at the University of Texas say they've come up with a new molecule that blows up cancer cells. Makes 'em self-destruct. And, the scientists think the drugs also have the potential to help people with cystic fibrosis.
HEART-DISEASE DEATHS LINKED TO SALT
You know what's killing more people, by far, than any war? Salt.
ROBIN WILLIAMS' VISITS TO NASHVILLE
A lot of local people are remembering Robin Williams' recent visits to Nashville.
FROM FRIDAY, AUGUST 8TH, 2014
ADMIT YOU'RE HAPPY DAY
Have you ever noticed that there are some people on social media who almost ALWAYS post a complaint, a gripe, an "I'm so sick of this..." line....? Always something negative? Well remind them that today is "Admit You're Happy Day." You're encouraged to think more about what's right in life, and count your blessings, literally. I am thankful for YOU. You are wonderful, and you are appreciated. Thank you.
The SUPER MOON is this weekend! Saturday night, Sunday night.