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Michael Rose

Michael, please. Not Mike.

I was born and raised in Chicago. Even though I have not lived in the “Big City” since 1992, I still consider myself a Chicagoan (Go Bears!).

Other than listening to music, I love to cook. Most weekends you can find me in my kitchen creating something. Nothing fancy, just something out of the ordinary. If you check out my blogs I will occasionally post a recipe I have created. Of course, I had to wire speakers in to my kitchen so I can have music playing while I create. Preferably some Jazz selections – Stanley Turrentine, Charlie Haden, Vince Guaraldi, and the like.

When I am not cooking, you can either find me curled up on the couch watching a movie (Blues Brothers, Mr. Holland’s Opus, Goodfellas, Casino), or in my car just driving around.

Schedule

M-F 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

DJs Posts

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Rose’s Random Video – Rand McNally

It is against the law to drive in the State of Illinois while using your phone without a hands-free device. But what about when you use the phone as your GPS? Michael has a great solution:

 

Scott Olson
Scott Olson

Are You Ready For Some Football?

Can you believe it's that time again? The NFL regular season starts in a couple of weeks, but we have already had some pre-season games.

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ThinkStock
ThinkStock

2014 Perseid Meteor Shower

I had an opportunity early this morning to view the Perseid Meteor Shower.

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YouTube
YouTube

Rose’s Random Video: Driving In Illinois

Recently my girlfriend and I took a drive through rural Illinois. We had nothing better to do, and it was a beautiful evening, so we decided to see the sights.

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Anton Prado PHOTOGRAPHY
Anton Prado PHOTOGRAPHY

Police Shooting In Ferguson: How Does Looting And Arson Help The Victim’s Family?

On Saturday, 8/9, a young man was shot by police in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, MO. Many people are angry over the incident, but the reaction is still confusing to me.

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Pekka Jaakkola
Pekka Jaakkola

Would You Like Your Receipt? Does This Question Need To Be Asked?

Lately when I shop I am asked a peculiar question:

"Would you like your receipt?"

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General Mills via YouTube
General Mills via YouTube

How To Dad – Awesome Video

Thanks to Rick Kaempfer, a great guy that gave me my start in the radio business, I found a funny, yet touching video about "How To Dad".

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Craig Morgan At Adams County Fair

Craig Morgan appeared at the Adams County Fair on Saturday July 26. Despite the rain earlier in the day, and the amount of mud on the track, the concert was enjoyed by many.

Here is a photo gallery from the concert:

 

One Question For Brian Myles – Vacation
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One Question For Brian Myles – Vacation

For those of you that would like to get to know Brian Myles a little better, I will be submitting a series of videos called "One Question For Brian Myles." This week, I ask Brian about vacations.

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Not my actual first car
Martin Alfaro

Remember Your First Car?

I actually have two first cars. The actual first car was a 1966 Chrysler Newport I picked up for $75 in 1983. The person I bought it from (without a battery) delivered it to me at the Kentucky Fried Chicken I worked at

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