Jerry Valeri’s Blog

Happy EARLY National French Fry Day!

Happy EARLY National French Fry Day!

A new poll for National French Fry Day tomorrow asked over 1,000 people which fast food place has the best fries.  And McDonald’s is still #1 by far.  It got more than twice as many votes as second place . . .   1.  McDonald’s with 43% of the vote. 2.  Chick-fil-A, 18%. 3.  Wendy’s,…

No Deodorant?!?

No Deodorant?!?

Is smelling like sweaty garbage what all the cool kids are doing these days?  According to a new survey, a SHOCKING number of people don’t wear deodorant or antiperspirant, especially younger people . . . 39% of people between 18 and 24 say they haven’t worn deodorant or antiperspirant in the past month. Neither have…

Weirdest Things to Drink with Ice

Weirdest Things to Drink with Ice

A new survey asked people whether a bunch of drinks are better with or without ice, and there are some surprising answers.  Like that one in 25 people put ice in their beer.  Who are you all?  Anyway, check out the results . . . 1.  Lemonade . . . 86% say it’s better with…

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Luke Bryan Ticket Winners

Congratulations to the following listeners on winning tickets to see Luke Bryan at Hersheypark Stadium on Thursday June 6th: Lori DIxon of Philipsburg Beth Gallo of Julian Stephanie Clark of Spring Mills  

Jobs Parents DO and DON’T Want For Their Kids

Jobs Parents DO and DON’T Want For Their Kids

A new survey asked 2,000 parents what careers they want to see their kids go into when they grow up, and the results basically say computers are good, interacting with people is bad.  Here are the top five careers we want for our kids . . .   1.  Engineering, 48% of parents. 2.  Coding,…

Most Easily Hacked Passwords

Most Easily Hacked Passwords

Britain’s National Cyber Security Center has put together a list of 100,000 passwords that are frequently hacked, and they include band names like Metallica, Slipknot, Blink-182, Eminem, and 50 Cent. The list also includes common fictional characters like Superman, Batman, Tigger, and Pokemon . . . plus common names and idiotically simple passwords like “qwerty”, “password”, and “123456”. The NCSC…

Breaking Down the Numbers on GAME OF THRONES!

Breaking Down the Numbers on GAME OF THRONES!

“Game of Thrones” returns for its eighth and final season on Sunday . . . and to celebrate, here’s a rundown of 12 interesting facts and stats on the show: 1.  Many shows suffer audience fatigue as they get older.  Not “Game of Thrones”, which has a GROWING audience. Here is the U.S. viewership for each season…

Happy National “LET’S LAUGH DAY!!!”

Happy National “LET’S LAUGH DAY!!!”

Today is “National Let’s LAUGH Day.”  Here are a few stats from a new survey on our laughing habits . . . 1.  96% of people say they enjoy making others laugh. 2.  95% of us think laughing helps relieve stress. 3.  79% of us like our laugh.  But if we could choose a different…

Four Risky Things You Shouldn’t Do While Pumping Gas

Four Risky Things You Shouldn’t Do While Pumping Gas

You’ve filled your car with gas hundreds of times.  So you couldn’t possibly be doing anything WRONG, could you?  Here are four risky things you shouldn’t do while filling your tank . . . 1.  Pumping gas without touching your car first.  Sliding across your seat to get out can cause static electricity to build…

9 Super Bowl Stats

9 Super Bowl Stats

1.  67% of Americans plan to watch the Super Bowl this year.  So about a third of us won’t be watching. 2.  More people are rooting for the Rams than the Patriots.  42% want L.A. to win . . . 29% want New England to win . . . and the other 29% don’t really…