6 - 9am
Friday Night Gold
Q & A
Where were you born?
First radio gig? WIFI 92.5
Favorite Food(s): Italian,
If you could have one superpower, what
would it be, and why? Ultimate wisdom. Is that a
superpower? Know it all, always make the right choice. See
through anything. beats all others hands down.
One song that's the anthem to your
life? With A Little Help From My Friends-Beatles.
Favorite band and/or songs growing up?
Beatles, Stones, CCR.
What are some of the stations/cities
where you've worked before coming to Rip 97.9?
WIFI,Philly, WGNA & WPTR Albany, WLDB Atlantic City, WHN NYC,
KOME 98.5 San Jose CA, WDOT Burlington VT, WTTM Trenton NJ, WABK
104.3 Augusta ME, WRVT 97.1 Rutland VT, WHIM Providence RI.
Coolest / funniest / weirdest moment of
your radio career so far? Coolest has to be the woman
who told me she was so despondent, she thought of ending it all,
but my voice and sense of humor on the radio was the single
thing that changed her mind, and got her through it. (this was
A funny thing was a trivia contest where the question was "name
a candy bar that was named for a presidents daughter". A woman
called and said "Chunky". I asked what president's daughter, to
which she replied "Teddy Roosevelt." This little interaction
blossomed into a fake commercial for Chunky Roosevelt Candybars,
and even artwork by one of our interns. Of course the real
answer was "Baby Ruth".
Then there was the time at WLDB in Atlantic City, when the audio
board caught fire while I was on air. I ran to the kitchen area,
grabbed a bucket, filled it with water, and tossed it onto the
board, which put out the fire!
If they made a movie about you, what
actor would you like to play you? Jack Nicholson
(older), James Roday (younger).
Famous person (living or dead) you'd
most like to have dinner with? Jesus, Leonardo
DaVinci, Ben Franklin. Throw in Bruce Willis. What a dinner
What's your #1 pet peeve?
Whom do you admire the most?
Dog or Cat? Other Critters?
Dogs. Lucky, Ziggy and Lacey, all Bichons, in the last 10 years.