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Super-Sloppy Joes
Make these Sunday and your family will name you the MVP! 1 pound lean ground beef 1 small onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 cup ketchup 1 can (4 oz) chopped green chilies 1/2 cup beef broth 1/4 cup chili sauce 1 tsp chili powder 1/2 tsp...
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February 5th, 2016
The three most popular snacks eaten this Sunday are: #3 crackers, #2 nuts...what is #1? Incorrect guesses: pretzels, chicken wings, nachos The answer is potato chips.
February 4th, 2016
Super Bowl Sunday is the most popular party day of the year...it is the slowest day for this. Incorrect guesses: shopping, church, dining out The answer is a wedding.
Curry Chicken
Great weeknight dish, comes together in a flash! 1-1/2 cups uncooked instant rice 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-inch pieces 2 tsp curry powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp pepper 1/2 cup chopped onion 1 tbsp canola oil 1 can (14...
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February 3rd, 2016
Women were asked what they most hate to see a man wear and THIS was the top answer. Incorrect guesses: sweater, eyeliner, socks with sandals, capri pants, toupe The answer is leather pants.
February 2nd, 2016
The average one of THESE lasts 28,000 miles. Incorrect guesses: falling star, shoes, motorcycle, tire The answer is a shopping cart!
Spicy Shrimp
Can you handle the heat?!? 1/2 large onion, chopped 1/2 large green pepper, chopped 1 tbsp olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 1/2 can (4 oz) tomato sauce 1/4 cup chicken broth 1/4 cup minced fresh parsley 1 to 2 tbsp hot sauce 1/4 tsp onion...
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February 1st, 2016
One out of 5 Americans eat THIS every day. Incorrect guesses: ice cream, apple, cheese, yogurt, spider, fast food The answer is cereal!
January 29th, 2016
The Earth experiences 50,000 of THESE each year. Incorrect guesses:  tornados The answer is earthquakes.
January 28th, 2016
One in 9 people say THIS is their favorite place to hide money. Incorrect guesses:  freezer, underwear drawer, socks, tool box The answer is in a shoe!
NON-BREAKING NEWS
Jeff Dunham Picks the Super Bowl Winner...
You know it's got to be a little nutty in Jeff Dunham's house The comic ventriloquist and his wife just had twins. Like that's not enough - he's also got all those dummies hanging around. The noises are not just inside his head,...
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Check Out the New Barbie & Ken
The folks at Mattel must have gotten tired of humans trying to imitate their dolls. Specifically, the Barbie and Ken dolls. You do remember the Human Barbie and Human Ken people? People who had obscene amounts of plastic surgery to become living,...
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And This is How You Choreograph Live Television
Fox's broadcast of Grease Live was pretty well received. But a lot of people don't have a full appreciation of the amount of work that goes into a production like that. For every person on screen, there's dozens behind the scenes,...
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It's a Flying Fish, Naturally
A weather reporter (according to this TV account) was taping her reaction to an ocean storm on Barry Island off the coast of Wales when she got a surprise. A wave broke over a wall, and a rather large fish hit her in the head. It's a pretty...
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Gagging It Up With The Martian
I love gag reels. Sorry, I just do. To watch the behind-the-scenes mess-ups to me can be more entertaining than the movie itself. Not so with The Martian, the Matt Damon movie about an astronaut accidentally stranded on Mars. The movie's...
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"What Would We Be Without Our Mountains?"
Some folks are already saying Coors Light wins the Super Bowl advertising contest. Not that there is one, but it seems like that's something to talk about, especially if your team didn't make it to the big game. The thinking is that their...
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Your Keurig Could Be the Next Dinosaur
Do you have a Keurig machine at home? Maybe at work? Chances are good you do. And chances are good you've stopped using it. According to an article in The Washington Post this week, sales of the machines and their coffee pods are way...
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The Show Must Go On, Y'All!
Video surfaced earlier in the week of a drummer in Nashville falling through a glass window at the end of his set. The club was Robert's Western World. The drummer was Stan Saxon, playing with the Don Kelley Band. At the end of their set,...
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What If She Said No?
A guy in coastal England went to great lengths to propose to his girlfriend Liz. He created a video showing him battling her father, Star Wars-style, to ask permission to marry her. He almost lost the engagement ring, Lord of the...
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"Don't Go Outside"
A couple of guys in Sydney, Australia saw some bad weather coming in across the water. They were on some sort of structure on or very near the water. One guy was curious, and had his cell phone video cranking. His buddy said, "Don't go...
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EVENTS

February 1-29 - Mounds People For Pets


When: All February Long!
Where: All Mounds Pet Food Warehouse Locations
What: It's People for Pets all February Long at Mounds Pet Food Warehouse!  In February, 10% of Pet Food Sales will go to Local Shelter Animals in our area!

February 19-21 - Zor Shrine Circus


When: Friday, February 19th - Sunday, February 21st
Where: Veterans Memorial Coliseum @ Alliant Energy Center
What: Come see wild beasts, daring trapeze artists, clowns, jugglers, tight rope walkers and more!  Tickets can be purchased in person, at PDQ stores or online at shrinecircusinfo.com

Showtimes:
Friday, Feb. 19 - 7:00pm
Saturday, Feb. 20 - 10:00am/2:30pm/7:00pm
Sunday, Feb. 21 - 1:00pm & 5:00pm

March 1-6 - Motown The Musical


When: Tuesday, March 1st - Sunday, March 6th
Where: Overture Hall
What: It began as one man’s story…became everyone’s music…and is now Broadway’s musical. Motown the Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same beat. Featuring classic songs such as “My Girl” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” experience the story behind the music in the record-breaking smash hit Motown the Musical!

Now - April 30th - Million Pound Challenge


When:  Now - April 30th
Where: Princeton Club
What: Get fit, lose weight, end hunger!  The Million Pound Challenge benefits Second Harvest Foodbank of Southeastern Wisconsin and its emergency food pantry partners in southwestern Wisconsin.

Visit www.princetonclub.net/mpc to find out more!

June 27 - Gordon Lightfoot


When: Monday, June 27th
Where: Capitol Theater (Overture Center)
What: See Gordon Lightfoot at Capitol Theater on Monday, June 27th!

July 10 - Sting & Peter Gabriel at Summerfest


When: July 10th
Where: Marcus Amphitheather during Summerfest
What: Two of music's most iconic stars - Sting and Peter Gabriel - will unite this summer for a once in a lifetime concert tour. Rock Paper Scissors, produced by Live Nation Global Touring, will visit select North American cities this June and July. 

Having first toured together in the 80s for Amnesty International, Rock Paper Scissors will find Sting and Peter Gabriel performing both separately and together, playing their own songs as well as melding their bands to explore each other's most celebrated hits.

Tickets on sale Monday, February 1st at 10:00am and include Summerfest admission.