Breakfast Club - Show #15 - 4/30/08
Good Morning. It's the Wednesday, April 30th edition of The Breakfast Club on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ. For all of your local news, weather, and sports, head to KFIZ.com.
6:18am: Karl Klopitic's Weather Forecast:
6:25am: Entertainment News: Country singer Mindy McCready is not denying reports that she had a relationship with Major League Pitcher Roger Clemens. The New York Daily News reports that the relationship may have started when McCready was 15...Actress Shannon Elizabeth was booted off of ABC's Dancing With The Stars last night while actor Cristian de la Fuente will remain on the show, despit reputuring a tendon in his right arm that will require surgery....The Daytime Emmys nominations will be announced today.
6:40am: The History Vault: In 1789 George Washington was inaugurated as the first United States President...In 1803 the United States purchased the Louisiana Territory for $15 million dolllars from France...In 1939 Lou Gehrig played his final game with the New York Yankees...In 1975 the Vietnam War ended when the city of Saigon fell to communist North Vietnam.
6:50am: KFIZ News Quiz: Margaret Wiesse correctly knew that the fishing season opens up later this week and won a Chex-Mix Prize Pack.
7:18am: A new survey finds that gas prices are the biggest worries of Americans these days. The survey by Kaiser Family Foundation found that 44% of those surveyed said that paying for gas is becomnig a "Serious problem." Other major concerns are paying for health care and health insurance. Paying rent and for their mortgage is another big worry.
7:25am: Celeb Birthdays: Kirsten Dunst is 26...Former NBA star Isiah Thomas is 47...Willie Nelson is 75.
7:50am: If you love rats, Paris may be the vacation destination for you. Officials estimate that the ir is over 8 million rats living below the city. City fathers may start to fine people up to $200 for having dirty property or holes in buildings.
8:03am: Maxine Luckow of Fond du Lac won a pair of tickets to An Evening With Jeff Daniels on Saturday night at the Grand Opera House in Oshkosh.
8:20am: Cole from Stark Automotive stopped by to highlight some great deals they have on the lot. Visit them on the web at http://www.starkfonddulac.com/ You can also stop by and see them on North Rolling Meadows Drive in Fond du Lac across from Wal-Mart or give them a call at 923-7900.
8:50am: A recent suvery found out that Philadelphia is the best city for young college graduates to start their career. 2nd on the list is Boston, followed by New York, Phoenix, and Chicago.