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Say Hello to the ‘Sidewalk Urinal!’

Say Hello to the ‘Sidewalk Urinal!’

Now in Paris, men can just whip it out and go in public!  Apparently, there’s a big problem in Paris of men just going on the side of buildings, so now they’re encouraging men to use these Sidwalk Urinals instead, and putting them out in the open in some fairly popular places!  One is close…

The Creepiest Thing You’ll See Online Today… Raw Chicken Teddy!

The Creepiest Thing You’ll See Online Today… Raw Chicken Teddy!

I have no clue what would possess you to come up with this idea….voodoo?  I mean, she is from Louisiana. A woman named Maggie in Metairie, Louisiana, is selling teddy bears made out of RAW CHICKEN on Facebook. She literally stitches together raw chicken parts in the shape of a teddy bear . . .…

Shap NERDS out with Pearl Jam Tribute-Chicago!

Shap NERDS out with Pearl Jam Tribute-Chicago!

Ottawa Riverfest talk has dominated the show this past week with Jack-FM Night coming up (8/4).  One of the bands playing is Pearl Jam Tribute Chicago!  Being the card-carrying TenClub member that I am, it was cool to chat with fellow Pearl Jammers and nerd out a bit!  Who’s the best PJ drummer?  Pearl Jam…

ART ALEXAKIS from Everclear joins Shap in the Morning

ART ALEXAKIS from Everclear joins Shap in the Morning

I’ve been doing radio professionally for close to twenty years.  I’ve had the chance to meet some cool people, interview some great musicians and athletes, but this interview was different.  Maybe it was because I was a fan of the band, because Sparkle and Fade was a big part of Senior year of High School (you’ll…

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Fans scoff at $1,000 Idris Elba doll that looks nothing like the British hunk

Fans scoff at $1,000 Idris Elba doll that looks nothing like the British hunk

Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage(LONDON) — Idris Elba fans are revolting against a new doll that is said to be inspired by People’s sexiest man alive. According to Metro UK, Emperis toy company created an action figure — with the hefty price tag of roughly $1,000– that’s said to have been modeled to look like British star. However,…

Armie Hammer faces backlash for calling out celebrity selfies with the late Stan Lee

Armie Hammer faces backlash for calling out celebrity selfies with the late Stan Lee

ABC/Lorenzo Bevilaqua(LOS ANGELES) — Armie Hammer took to Twitter to criticize celebrities for posting selfies in tribute to late Marvel Comics visionary Stan Lee, but now he’s the one facing backlash. It all started when he posted a now-deleted tweet on Monday reading, “So touched by all of the celebrities posting pictures of themselves with…

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LaSalle County Health Dept. offers quitting tips for Great American Smokeout

LaSalle County Health Dept. offers quitting tips for Great American Smokeout

There are an estimated 38 million smokers in the United States, and the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout is today. The idea is to get smokers to quit for at least one day and maybe longer. Leslie Daugherty at the LaSalle County Health Department suggests easing off the nicotine. Daugherty also suggests getting rid…

Coal City woman dead of apparent overdose

Coal City woman dead of apparent overdose

A Coal City woman is dead after a suspected drug overdose. Grundy County Coroner John Callahan says that heroin and other pharmaceutical drugs are suspected in the death of 60-year-old Clarice Cummings. Police were called to a home in Coal City where Cummings was found dead Tuesday afternoon. She is the third death in the…

LaSalle County drug court could start in early 2019

LaSalle County drug court could start in early 2019

LaSalle County drug court could start in early 2019. State’s Attorney Karen Donnelly has received a state grant for more than $100,000 for it. And the Illinois Supreme Court’s certification process has begun. Everyone involved in running the drug court programs must be certified. Those include the judge, the prosecutor, the public defender, and the…

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Illinois Sports 11/14/18

Illinois Sports 11/14/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: BOSTON (AP) — Kyrie Irving had 17 points and seven assists as the Boston Celtics, back home from a dreadful road trip, routed the Chicago Bulls 111-82. Jaylen Brown scored 18 points and Jayson Tatum added 14 for the Celtics, who lost the final…

WEDNESDAY ROUNDUP: MA’s Snook named IHSFCA All-State

WEDNESDAY ROUNDUP: MA’s Snook named IHSFCA All-State

FOOTBALL Snook names IHSFCA All-State UNDATED — Marquette running back Jack Snook has been named to the Illinois High School Football Coaches Association Class 1A All-State Team. Snook rushed for a team-best 1,194 yards and 23 touchdowns for the Crusaders, and also caught a team-high 13 passes for 199 yards. He adds the IHSFCA All-State…

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Lady Pirates cruise in season opener

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Lady Pirates cruise in season opener

GIRLS BASKETBALL Ottawa 47, I.M.S.A. 7 AURORA — Ottawa won its season-opener at the I.M.S.A. Tournament as Angelique Cowan led the Lady Pirates with 11 points. Ella Marvel, Sloan Gayan and Maddie Carroll contributed six points apiece in the victory. Fieldcrest 45, Marquette 37 FLANAGAN — At the Stone Seed Tournament, Molly Snook led the Lady…

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