By the time the next edition of Life Elsewhere airs, the World Cup will be over. The fate of the English team will have been decided. Could masses of English people be celebrating and dancing in the streets? Coincidently, another momentous event will also have come and gone. But, we can safely predict the… Read more »
Friday the 13th is widely known for being an unlucky day in western superstition. Friday 13th happens at least once every year in the Gregorian Calendar but can also occur up to three items in the same year. The superstition surrounding this day may have arisen in the Middle Ages, originating from the story of… Read more »
About a week or so ago, late night talk show host, Jimmy Fallon introduced The Tonight Show’s first ever book club and included The Immortalists, the brilliant new novel by Chloe Benjamin. Perhaps, because Fallon has come under critical scrutiny after his gentle-cozy interview with Trump, the least cerebral of late-night comedians is not usually… Read more »
A secret has been defined as something that is kept or meant to be kept unknown or unseen by others. There are different types of secrets. Some secrets are surprises such as planing a surprise birthday party while other secrets are more dark – either something unpleasant about you or someone that you know. It… Read more »
Rudy Tambala is a smart guy, he’s well read, he’s articulate and he enjoys a spirited conversation. He’s sincere when he states, “Rock ’n’ roll is f#@%ing sex! It’s the rhythm of your blood. It’s the most vital force. Without it, there isn’t any existence on this planet!” The irony of his words adds to… Read more »
Conflicts, battles, wars, and rumors of wars have existed for centuries. They are often usually preceded by series of disagreements, controversies, or arguments. However, there are ways to minimize disputes before they escalate into deadly wars. During during today’s program we are going to further explore the topic of “Choosing Ones Battle” and also spend… Read more »
In advance of his songs and stories show this Saturday at the Capitol Theater in Clearwater, DJ Lounge Laura Taylor spoke to the legendary Roger McGuinn, co-founder of the Byrds, 12-string maestro and so much more! Take Flyte 6-8p Wednesday, June 27th!
Anthony Ray Hinton is an African American man from Alabama who was held on the state’s death row for nearly 30 years after being wrongly convicted of the murders of two restaurant workers in Birmingham, Alabama in 1985. One of the comments that Hinton made when he was released from prison was, “The Sun Does… Read more »
Patron saints of Surface Noise are feted this Wednesday. One is Todd Rundgren, whose birthday we are really blowing out in style Friday at Skipper’s! The WMNF 70th Birthday Tribute to Todd Rundgren One of the stars of the show, Jordan Esker, will perform your Weekly Todd! Tune in, Wednesday, 6-8p!
Proverbs 19:1 of the New Living Bible Translation says, “Better to be poor and honest than to be dishonest and a fool”. The New International Bible Version of Mark 10: 25 says, “It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the… Read more »
Update 8/24/18 These electronic billboards are carrying WMNF’s Last Local message, plus there are regular (static in billboard speak) ones scattered all over the area with the message too! The letters indicate physical positioning (N/S means North/South) and the way the message faces (F/W means Faces West). Causeway Blvd 200 ft W/O Providence Rd … Read more »
“No good deed goes unpunished”, is an old adage that refers to those good deeds that sometimes can unfortunately result in disappointing and overwhelming situations all in the name of helping others. Consequently, we live in a world where it seems more comfortable and/or profitable being a bystander rather than actively engaging for fear of… Read more »