“His mom was from Cow Island, his dad from Bosco… the kid really never stood a chance”… My name is John “JayCee” Falcon, and I have been Townsquare Media since 1998. I was born in Florida (my dad was in the Air Force), but I grew up in Abbeville ("home”). I served our great country in the United States Army and strongly support our troops. When I am not on the air, I am hardly still, as I have a love for travel, hanging out with friends, and "trying to fix things". I currently live in Youngsville and have 3 beautiful women in my life: my girlfriend Shannon, our dogs Mannie, and Lil' Bit. My love for music trumps most, though, and I can usually be found with a radio near my ear.
Meat Loaf Dead at 74
According to his social media page, Michael Lee Aday, the singer professionally known as Meat Loaf, has died. Aday's stage name, according to Wikipedia, was given to him by his football coach (due to his size). Aday took to the name and used it professionally for the rest of his life...
Don’t Throw Those Silica Gel Packs Away: 7 Great Uses
When you come across silica gel packs, keep them. Put them in a Ziploc (or similar) bag to protect them from moisture until you are ready to use them.
Ford Motor Company Issues Recall of 700,000 Vehicles
The issue lies in a faulty electrical connector, and that the company will repair the issue free of charge.
Where are People in Louisiana Catching COVID-19? Here’s the List
The Louisiana Department of Health is starting to keep track of places where people in Louisiana are being infected with the coronavirus.
FDA Finds High Levels of Cancer-Causing Contaminant in Diabetes Drug
The FDA has found unacceptable levels of a cancer-causing ingredient in a diabetes drug and is asking 5 companies to issue a recall.
Explosion Engulfs SpaceX Engine After Testing
We could find no reports of injuries, except maybe to the pride of some of those engineers.
What is the Yellow Stuff You Find in Crabs?
Today I learned that the yellow stuff in crabs is called the hepatopancreas, and when seen underwater, it is the stuff with which nightmares are made.
42 Satellites, in a Line, Visible This Week
There will be a line of 42 satellites visible to the naked eye later this week, weather permitting (and it appears that the weather will permit!).
DIY: Homemade Antibacterial Hand Sanitizer
TRIGGER WARNING: We will be recommending that you use vodka for something other than drinking.
Jack Sheldon, Voice of Schoolhouse Rock, Dead at 88
Few things that make me contemplate my mortality more than when an icon of my youth passes away. Jack Sheldon was the voice on the Schoolhouse Rock series.
BBB Warns Of Car Wrap Scam
Better Business Bureau Serving Acadiana has seen an uptick in calls from consumers regarding an employment opportunity involving wrapping your car
Tired Of Spam/Junk Emails? Tricks To Minimize Them
Soon after, you'll notice fewer junk/spam emails!