Producer's Notes - 07/31/12
7/31/2012 12:05:00 AM
Here's what happened on the show this morning:
Time 6:13 - 6:24
Setting our sights on Granny Grand Prix Friday. Traffic. News Update. Surveillance video has been released of a fatal hit-and-run in Bucks County. Police have arrested one man and are searching for another after an Upper Darby man in a wheelchair was beaten in his home. The victim is now in hiding due to fear. A small fire in Camden was started by a rat getting in to a transformer. Matt Cord said he chased a mouse into the studio last night. Sports. Phillies play the Nationals tonight. Titans WR OJ Murdock was found dead in his car of an apparent suicide. Michael Phelps has yet to win a Gold Medal. Missy Franklin won the 100m backstroke, her first gold medal at the games. Guests Today. Vai Sikahema live from London. Two more grannies for our Granny Grand Prix. Tattoosday.
Glad to have you on board today. Traffic. Stupid Question. Birthdays. Coldplay drummer Will Champion is 34. Avenged Sevenfold lead singer M Shadows is 31. Former REM drummer Bill Berry is 54. Dean Cain is 46. JK Rowling is 47. Wesley Snipes is 50. Stupid Answer. Entertainment News. Amanda Seyfried is rumored to be dating Dexter star Desmond Harrington. Elizabeth Berkley gave birth to a son on Friday. Bill Hader welcomed a daughter on Saturday. Bret Michaels has called off his engagement. Consumed with his Broadway show. “The Hobbit” is going to be a trilogy. Us Weekly has pictures of Kristen Stewart and Rupert Sanders making out in a car. Kristen is moving out of the house she shared with Robert Pattinson. The X-Factor is ready to reveal its new host. NBC has been widely panned for their Olympic coverage. Olivia Munn says she suffers from a social anxiety disorder that leads her to rip out her eyelashes. Clips. Colin Farrell on why he wanted to do “Total Recall.” Elijah Wood on his character in “Celeste and Jesse Forever.”
Not too humid today. Traffic. Granny Grand Prix Participants. Caller Nicole nominated her Grand mom Carol. Told her after she wrote in. Said Carol is an aggressive driver. A lot of family will be at the event Friday. Carol said being in the race best birthday present. Drives golf cart around property she lives on. Went to the Richard Petty Experience a few years ago. Had best track speed of that day at 117 mph. Kids call her led foot. Caller Jack nominated his Grand mom Kay. Has 41 grandchildren. Kay said she's nervous. Said she's carefully aggressive. Likes larger vehicles. Loves all her grandchildren for different reasons. Went for a practice run on a go-cart. Bath Salts Kay? Mouse in Office. Chuck said he saw it in kitchen. No food in trap. One of Steve's cats once brought a mouse into his house. A bird was in Preston's garage last week. Rather have mouse than a bat in the house. Bats kill loads of mosquitoes. Kathy's brother-in-law was chasing a mouse and his next door neighbor shot his dog with a bow-and-arrow. Thought it was mouse. Urban legend there are more rats than people in New York. Caller Ken is a police officer and once beat a bat to death with his flashlight. Keep video running of mouse your holding in house. Nick saw a possum eating roadkill this morning. Caller Brian's father was maintenance man in office building. Found football size rat with traps attached to him. Caller Zach's uncle shot a mouse with a .22 in his house.
What was the name of John McLain's limo driver in the beginning of Die Hard?
Offspring will be playing Festival Pierre. Traffic. Thanks to McDonald's for the food. Bizzare File. After tossing a burrito at a woman, a man was charged with domestic assault. Registered a .25 BAC. A Brazilian Judoca broke his bronze medal in the shower at the Olympics. An Australian man set off firecrackers between his buttocks and suffered burns. Police arrested a 39-year-old-man after driving his SUV into a home and attacked the woman who lived their with a knife. Family related issue. A man tried to swim to New York from Southern France and was rescued by the Coast Guard. Total Recall passes.
Thanks to McDonald's. Traffic. Vai Sikahema from London. Always looks forward to his theme song. Was on the Tongan roster at the 2008 Olympic games. Controversy over female Japanese swimmer who swam faster than Ryan Lochte. A little suspicious. Scratching her balls after win. No indication prior to Olympics she would break record. Has been blown away by Holly Mangold, a female weightlifter. Great sense of humor. Vai loves the summer games. Miles Chamley-Watson is a British fencer who grew up in Philadelphia area. Opening ceremony was awesome and showed English can have fun. Vai is an adventurous eater. Now wrap fish-n-chips in kindles. Big thing to watch tonight is Woman's gymnastics. Michael Phelps is swimming in his signature 200M backstroke tonight. Said its been hard to decide which events to go to and how to get around. Usain Bolt's biggest competitor in the 100M is also from Jamaica. NBC breaking records for their coverage. Called the tweet Olympics since almost every athlete has a twitter. Misses Eagles training camp a little bit but is staying updated via the internet. Incidentals. Chad Hall will shave his head tomorrow for the Wounded Warrior Project.
Today should be nice. Traffic. Tattoosday. Wheel of Tattoos from Keenan's two years ago. Spun a wheel and you could win a prize or an embarrassing tattoo. Steve got a giant penis tattooed two years ago and today got the balls tattooed on. Rather impressive. Nick thinks its stupid. Steve asked for the penis to be big. Painter and customers ask him about the tattoo. That should be our billboard. Preston would rather have leg penis tattoo than monkey swinging from nipples. Jerry Jones “Glory Hole Days”. Said “he wanted some glory hole.” Confusion as to whether he knows what he said and what it meant. Casual Fridays? Wants to go back to the 70s. Glory holes for all. Best cornhole trainer coming in. Steve once saw a gloryhole at a restaurant. Kathy doesn't think they really exist. Caller Tom said Alaskan Glory Hole is a gold mine. Caller Sean found a glory hole in Sea Isle a few years ago. Steve thinks glory holes spread by word of mouth in a community. Caller Susan said there is an app called Grinder for gay men. Caller Jon said a website tracks glory holes around town. You taste like Hickory. Caller Ron once on a toilet and saw a glory hole and an eye looking through. Sunny Challenge passes.
Word of the week prize is a trip to DC to see Linkin Park. Traffic. Vote for Christina for local Maxim hottie. Bizarre File. A man who legally changed his name to Sue Ellen Ewing assaulted a man in a British Pub. An altercation that started over a sippy cup ended with a man getting shot in the chest. A police officer asked a woman to show him how her husband strangled her and after demonstrating on the officer, was arrested for assaulting him. A pack of drunken young woman in Manhattan stabbed a 63-year-old man who told them to calm down at 6:15 a.m. An elderly disabled couple was driving in a Home Depot lot and stopped, frustrating a woman. The woman almost hit an old woman getting out of the car and later pepper sprayed the elderly woman. A 90-year-old man robbed a 54-year-old man with an axe. Sanjaya Update. Worked at a pizza shop in Seattle shop. Also served as a judge in a local Seattle singing concert. Was on the reality TV show, “I'm A Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here.” Boom, whose in your mouth. Club Risque Charity car wash Saturday.
Maybe a little sun today. Lesson Question. Hollywood Trash. Bret Michaels broke off his engagement. Kobe Bryant's wife flew to London to watch him play despite photos of him partying with women. Jermaine Jackson said the family feud is coming to an end. Lesson Answer. Music News. Two members of Metallica's stage crew were engulfed in flames during a concert Saturday. Said it was part of the show. Dave Grohl will appear in a new CBS special called, “Teacher's Rock.” Green Day has previewed a performance video for their new album, “Uno.” Rage Against the Machine drummer Brad Wilk has put his Malibu home up for sale for $2.7 million. Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante and his wife were arrested on Friday night for domestic abuse in front of a child. Side-By-Side Tattoo. Monkey looks like a hairy dude. Kathy would pick the monkey.
Word of the Week Prize. Thanks to our Granny Grand Prix contestants who called in. Chad Hall will be shaving his head for the Wounded Warrior Project tomorrow. Thanks to Vai Sikahema for calling from London. Thanks to McDonald's. Daily Letter. If you need me I'll be in the Queen's box.
Who is the host of Celebrity Glory Hole?
Preston and Steve