Holstein and Company Mornings

CMA Music Festival Week

The CMA Music Festival doesn’t officially begin until Thursday but the party has already started in Nashvill. Darius Rucker held his Fifth Annual Darius and Friends concert last night at the Wildhorse. Today, he’ll be joined on the golf course by David Nail, Lady Antebellum’s Charles Kelley, Randy Houser and others for the Darius and Friends Golf Tournament. Both events raise money for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Craig Campbell is hosting his 2nd Annual Cornhole Challenge today, to raise money for TJ Martell Foundation for colon cancer research.  The cause is special to Craig who’s father passed away at the age of 36 from colon cancer.

Craig Campbell will join Brantley Gilbert at the Tug McGraw Foundations 3rd Annual Celebrity Sporting Clay Pro Am that raises money to help military personnel impacted by PTSD.

Miranda Lambert’s new album, Platinum is in stores today.  It includes her duet with Carrie Underwood as well as a duet with Little Big Town.

Interviews & Bits

Sgt. Bruce

Sgt. Bruce on Local Nitwits

We asked Sgt. Bruce to share some stories of local knuckleheads and nitwits.

PODCAST pod

Willie Waffle Doesn’t Like The Identical

To celebrate 20 years Forest Gump is back in theaters — and it’s on IMAX. There’s also a new movie called The Identical.

gina

Gina Talks About Bad Marital Advice

Life coach Gina says we should ignore this marital advice.

PODCAST pod

Waffle Reviews November Man & As Above/So Below

Movie guy Willie Waffle gave one movie 1 out of 4 and the other 0 out of 4!

Sgt. Bruce and Cop Cameras

Champaign police cars have cameras. How do they work and will the police be wearing cameras soon?  

gina

How to Tell Someone They Smell

We asked life coach Gina how to tell someone they stink or have bad breath.

PODCAST pod

We TRIED to do the Ice Bucket Challenge

We were ready to do the Ice Bucket Challenge … and planning to challenge a local “celebrity”. Then the U of I…

Sylvester Stallone

Expendables 3 and The Giver not good

Willie gives E3 one and a half “waffles” and The Giver just one.