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November 2014

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Win an Xbox One from “Gotham”

X96 has your chance to win an Xbox One and a $100 Xbox gift card courtesy of Fox and their new hit show “Gotham.” “Gotham” is an origin story of the great DC Comics Super-Villains and vigilantes, revealing an entirely new chapter that has never been told. You can catch “Gotham” on Fox 13 Monday nights at 7pm followed by “Sleepy Hollow.”…

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Want a Free Copy of the New Alt-J Album?

Win a copy of the new Alt-J album “This Is All Yours” featuring “Left Hand Free.” Just use the entry form below. We will draw the winners on Friday, November 5th at 5pm and notify the winners. It’s Alt-J’s way of saying “Thank You” to everyone who came out to their sold-out show at the complex last week. Check out…

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Review: “Nightcrawler”

Review: “Nightcrawler”

$10.9 Million. I would have guessed a bigger box office based on the packed matinee I attended. “Nightcrawler” is a different beast than anything else in the multiplex right now. You’ve got bombastic comic book series, unneeded remakes, unwanted sequels, computer animated triteness for kids, unfunny comedies and Halloween-weekend-horror-let-downs. I thought Fall movies offered more than this. Well, there is more….

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The Problem with Foo Fighters’ “Sonic Highways”

The Problem with Foo Fighters’ “Sonic Highways”

Keep in mind I haven’t heard the album yet. I’ve only head the three or four tracks the band has released, so I’m really attempting to hold judgement. At least until I can lie on my bed, turn on massage mode (yes, I think it is creepy that my bed vibrates, too) and give “Sonic Highways” a good listen. Until…

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Battle of the Records – November 3, 2014

Kerry’s Pick for Battle of the Records –  Disqualified (Not a song from 2014) DJ Snake & Lil Jon – Turn Down for What Bill’s Pick for Battle of the Records St. Vincent – Rattlesnake Gina’s Pick for Battle of the Records Junior Prom – Shelia put the Knife Down       Feature Photo courtesy of Great Beyond

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Boner of the Day – November 3, 2014

Boner Candidate #1 – Maybe Someone Else can put These Guns to Good Use Photo Courtesy of KINO A western Pennsylvania coroner is auctioning off about 100 guns used in suicides and accidental shooting deaths. Corner Ken Bacha says the Nov. 8 surplus weapons sale is Westmoreland County government’s first since his father was coroner in the 1980s. He says…

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The X96 Toyota Nightmare Before Xmas

It’s that time of the year…no, we aren’t putting out the yule log yet. Hell, we aren’t even busting out our VHS copy of “It’s a Wonderful Life” or spiking the wassail with extra rum. It’s time for the X96 Toyota Nightmare Before Xmas and it’s going to be a big one. We got every single band that we asked for. The…

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Geek News November 3rd 2014

Idris Elba: Tom Hiddleston and I Appear in ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’   Photo by Screen Relish Idris Elba, who plays Heimdall in the Thor films, has confirmed to The Telegraph that he and fellow Thor star Tom Hiddleston will both appear in the highly anticipated Avengers sequel. (Read More)   ‘Star Trek’s’ Uhura Stopped at LAX After Companion Found…

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1 Unanswered Question about the REAL Monarchs

This morning on the Radio From Hell show we had Rob Zarkos in our studio to talk to us about the “Real Monarchs” a new USL Pro Club that will begin its inaugural season in 2015. A few highlights were: Existing Real Salt Lake PRIDE members, receive preferred pricing to become a Monarchs Founding Member, while the general public can…

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8 Celebutard Stories From November 3, 2014

1. Bob Hope, sex machine, ‘often cheated’ during his 69-year marriage “Hope: Entertainer of the Century,’’ a new biography by Richard Zoglin out Nov. 4, not only casts doubt on whether Hope was ever legally married to the former Dolores DeFina (who died in 2011 at age 102) — it chronicles a long list of his rumored sexual dalliances, some of…

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Charles Halford (Chaz on Constantine) w/RFH

Charles Halford, a Utah local, came into Radio From Hell today. We tried to figure out his actual name. Charles? Charlie? Chaz? You could’ve been listening to find out. He went over his new series Constantine, and how that has impacted his life. He also talked about why he decided to drop out of college to pursuit his dream of…

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Charlie or Charles?

I first heard about “Constantine’ actor Charlie Halford when I read an article about him meeting Richard Simmons.  I was struck by article because it mentioned right off the bat that he was from Utah.  The story was about how Charlie met Richard on a plane on his way to Louisiana to film the wonderful HBO show “True Detective”.  Richard Simmons…

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5 Time Wasters and a *Bonus

1. And now for something completely different.   Watch orchestra eat world’s hottest chili – and then perform classical music   2. Greatest thing I have ever seen on the internet. Which is rather boastful.   Guy Fieri eating things in slow motion, set to ‘Killing Me Softly’   3. Creepy advances in Artificial Intelligence   Five Creepiest Advances in Artificial…

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Boner of the Day – November 4, 2014

Boner #1 – The iPhone is Sodomy Propoganda Photo by wicker_man Back in January 2013, a Russian company called ZEFS put up a sculpture outside a St. Petersburg university devoted to the iPhone, the love of Russian hipsters everywhere. On Friday, a day after Apple CEO Tim Cook wrote an essay saying he was gay, ZEFS took the sculpture down. In…

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X-Poll: How do you feel about Catcalls

Recently this video has been all over social So the X-Poll is this. How do you feel about Cat-Calls. Do you do it? Do you hate it? Are you indifferent? Share your thoughts here on this post.   Feature photo by Trevor Cummings  

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6 Celebutard Stories for Novemeber 4th, 2014

1.Britney Spears had time to dress as a nerd for Halloween Photo Courtesy By Britney Spears Britney Spears may be very busy with her shows in Las Vegas, but she still had time to get in costume as a nerd for Halloween. Read Here 2.Reese Witherspoon gets out of paying parking ticket Photo Courtesy by Patrick McEvoy-Halston The Oscar winner — who infamously…

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SugarFuzz on Radio From Hell

Last week Bill happened upon this article: Oops! Anthony Weiner Did It AGAIN by Wochit 1:33 mins (Original Story Here) Remember when scandal-plagued former politician and serial sexter Anthony Weiner tweeted out a picture of his penis three years ago on Twitter? Well, it turns out he still hasn’t learned his lesson. As of Friday morning, Weiner, whose Twitter bio…

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Let’s Go Eat With Derek and Moudi

Aren’t those beautiful french fries? They are, perhaps, the best fries in town and I was coerced into having some at Mazza by Moudi Sbeity. Well, coerced is probably not the right word. Moudi, his partner Derek and I were having lunch and recording an episode of The Let’s Go Eat Show (available on this web site under “Podcasts”) when…

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Boner of the Day – November 5th, 2014

Boner Candidate #1 – They’re going after the bullies first. Photo Courtesy of matthew A Hays County teacher is out of the classroom and facing criminal charges after allegedly telling his students that classmates threatening to shoot up the high school remained at large, and the gunmen would target bullies first. (Read Full Story) Boner Candidate #2 – Congratulations sir,…

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13 Celebutard Stories for November 5th, 2014

Mama June’s Daughter: Mama Spent My Trust Fund on Child Molester’s Car Photo Courtesy of LWP Mama June has denied that she’s dating convicted child molester Mark McDaniel, but the two have been photographed together with Mama June’s nine-year-old daughter Honey Boo Boo in recent months. Anna says Honey Boo Boo and her sisters are in danger if McDaniel’s around….

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Movies for Friday November 7th, 2014

Laggies Title: Laggies Cast:  Keira Knightley, Chloë Grace Moretz, Sam Rockwe Rating: R  Director: Lynn Shelton Synopsis: In the throes of a quarter-life crisis, Megan panics when her boyfriend proposes, then, taking an opportunity to escape for a week, hides out in the home of her new friend, 16-year-old Annika, who lives with her world-weary single dad. Walking the Camino: Six…

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Boner Of The Day – November 6th, 2014

    Boner Candidate #1 – Bamboozled   Photo Courtesy by Uncalno Tekno Joe Lentini, after a business dinner at Bobby Flay Steak at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, experienced sticker shock. Read Here   Boner Candidate #2 – Some mothers and fathers gasped Photo Courtesy by David THE MIAMI YOUTH FOOTBALL COACH USES A CASKET TO INTIMIDATE THE…

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Geek News on the Radio November 6th, 2014

DC ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES MAJOR PUBLISHING EVENT: CONVERGENCE Comic book fans have a lot to be excited about! Today, DC Entertainment and USA TODAY announced the next major DC Comics event: CONVERGENCE. Comprising a weekly comic book series with veteran TV writer Jeff King (Executive Producer of White Collar and Continuum) making his comic book debut as the lead writer on…

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12 Celebutard News Stories, Novemeber 6th, 2014

1.Artie Lange — BANNED at ESPN After Slavery Sex Tweets Photo Courtesy by jon jablonsky Artie Lange is persona non grata at ESPN after tweeting a slew of sexual and racially charged jokes about a female African-American ESPN host … Read More 2.Minnie Driver joins ‘Peter Pan Live!’ cast Photo Courtesy by Marco Manna Minnie Driver is joining the cast of NBC’s…

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Lorde’s new video is intense!

Lorde’s new video is intense!

I was afraid that the new video for Lorde’s “Yellow Flicker Beat” would be a three minute trailer for the new Hunger Games movie. Yes, her song is on the soundtrack, and yes, I’m excited for The Hunger Games Mocking Jay Part One, but I’m glad that the music video is letting the song stand on its own. I like Lorde. I…

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Enter To Win A Black Keys Flyaway to Austin, TX!

X96 is cashing in our frequent flyer miles and hooking some lucky person with a trip to Austin, Texas to see Dan and Patrick play their musical instruments. This one is pretty-straight forward folks, so here’s the skinny: There are two ways to win: Listen to X96 at 11am, 1pm, 3pm, or 5pm to win tickets, everyone who wins on-air…

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Join us for a Lounge X with New Politics

X96 is lucky enough to be hosting another Lounge X on Saturday, November 8th at our studios with New Politics. There is limited space for this exclusive and intimate performance, so if you would like to attend please fill out the entry for and we will notify you if win. If you can’t see the entry form click here.

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MLS: Playoffs-Los Angeles Galaxy at Real Salt Lake

Nick Rimando Talks about Playoff vs L.A. Galaxy

I loved having my Close Personal Friend, Goal Keeper for Real Salt Lake Nick Rimando on the Radio From Hell Show today!  I have had many, many deep conversations over taquitos and tequila shots around the fire pit in Nick’s backyard- but it was nice to talk about it on the air so you all could share in the playoff…

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Boner of the Day – November 7, 2014

Boner Candidate #1 – Watch This Boys Photo Courtesy of Better Driving Please A would-be prankster died after he slipped out of the front seat after he opened the van door after telling his fellow passengers ‘watch this.’ (Read Full Story) Boner Candidate #2 – Hot Wings Birthday Brawl Photo Courtesy of jeffreyw A woman is in jail and her daughter…

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10 Celebutard News for Nov. 7

Miley Cyrus — I Got My Pet Pig Hookup From the King of Fake Teeth Photo Courtesy of Maria M Miley Cyrus’s business deal with the king of fake buckteeth really helped her bring home the bacon — as in her pet piglet Bubba Sue. (Read Full Story) Amanda Bynes Crashes at L.A. Shopping Mall Photo Courtesy of theriotarmy After wandering…

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Simpsons/Futurama Crossover Episode

Like Sweet Zombie Jesus, Fry & Co. will rise from the dead for one more animated adventure on The Simpsons. The Planet Express crew from the 31st century is scheduled to touch down in present-day Springfield in the Fox comedy’s Nov. 9 episode, titled “Simpsorama.” The main voice cast from beloved-and-cancelled-once-again Futurama—John DiMaggio, Billy West, Katey Sagal, Phil LaMarr, Lauren Tom, Maurice LaMarche, and Tress…

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24 One-Hit Wonders from the 90’s That Should Never Be Forgotten

One hit wonders. When you think of a one hit wonder, often times you think of that amazing song that you were listening to that one time with that one person. More often than not you remember the music, melody, and lyrics but you don’t remember the band/group/singer who performed/rapped/sang it. Some one hit wonders are so obscure you’re not…

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Lounge X: New Politics

New Politics turned Lounge X into a dancefloor and a breakdancefloor on Saturday, November 8th with a fantastic afternoon performance before their show at The Murray Theater that evening. If you were there and want to find your picture with New Politics you can find them here.

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10 Celebutard News Stories for November 10th, 2014

1.Beyoncé and Jay Z Allegedly Moving to France to Have Sex for a Year Photo Courtesy by mp3waxx.com Beyoncé and Jay Z are allegedly planning on spending next year living in a French chateau, where they “hope to conceive their second child.Read Here 2.Robin Williams Was Sober When He Died Photo Courtesy by Hot Gossip Italia Robin Williams had no alcohol or…

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Boner of the Day – November 10, 2014

Boner Candidate #1 – She Planted Them Fake Choppers on Me Photo Courtesy by George Gorgo A Massachusetts woman has been charged with assault after yanking the false teeth out of a bartender’s mouth and then throwing a beer bottle at her. (Read Story) Boner Candidate #2 – Sum Bitch Was Gonna Hurt The Turtle Photo Courtesy by John According to The…

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Geek News on the Radio November 10th, 2014

Box Office: ‘Big Hero 6′ Wins With $56.2M; ‘Interstellar’ No. 2 With $50M Conquering one of Hollywood’s most revered directors, Disney’s original animated tentpole Big Hero 6 blasted past Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar to win the domestic box office race with an estimated $56.2 million from 3,761 theaters. (Read Story) Mark Wahlberg to star and Peter Berg to direct The Six…

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Happy Birthday to Big Bird..and Me!

November 10, 1969…The Sainted Mary Clare gave birth to me with no drugs (she has reminded me of this many times).   As I was her first child, this was also her first experience with labor.  When she asked the nurse when to push, she said, “When you feel like you are going to die, then it’s time to push.”  Daddy…

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Geekshow!

New Geekshow podcast episode! Si! Si! Si! (NSFW!) Recorded LIVE in Kerry Jackson’s basement! 50 Shades of Groot. The Orson Welles of Porn. After screwing up Jon Carter, Disney disowns. Assassins Creed: Rogue, Unity. Halo. 6 Billion Dollar Man. Toy Story 4. The Force Awakens. Agent Carter. Loki & Heimdall IN Age of Ultron. Christopher Nolan is a snob. Reviews:…

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Time Wasters at Work, November 11th

1.  100 Best “B” Movies of All Time (Not movies about Bee’s (sorry apiarists’) www.pastemagazine.com/blogs/lists/2014/05/the-100-best-b-movies-of-all-time.html?a=1 2. Kick Ass facts for all your ass kicking facts. kickassfacts.com/30-kickass-and-interesting-facts-about-nba 3. Old School Video Game Archive https://archive.org/details/consolelivingroom 4. Viral Videos of the Week: Captain America: Winter Soldier. 1980’s edition. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JY5eELnVISc#t=59 1989 US Aerobic Championship syncs with Taylor Swift. You didn’t know you needed this…

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Boner of the Day – November 11, 2014

Boner Candidate #1 – I have the right to text Photo Courtesy by when i was a bird According to reports, a moviegoer who made the grave mistake of asking a woman to turn off her distractingly bright cell phone ended up getting harassed and maced at a Hollywood movie screening Monday night. Read Here Boner Candidate #2 – Give the…

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10 Celebutard Stories for November 11th, 2014

1.Robin Williams-Dementia Hallucinations Triggered Suicide Photo Courtesy by Ron Henry TMZ has obtained documents showing Williams was struggling with the disease, which is marked by abnormal protein deposits in the brain that disrupt normal function.Read Here 2.Joan Rivers received double dose of anesthesia Photo Courtesy by David Shankbone The Upper East Side doctors who performed the ill-fated throat procedure on Joan Rivers…

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This Is (Or Was) Surely Someone’s Mother

My wife likes to thrift-shop and she finds all kinds of bargains at Deseret Industries and the other thrift stores around town. I wear jeans from the thrift store and some shirts too. I have a lamp on my desk at work that she got me at the thrift store. She get all kinds of great stuff at great prices, so…

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Coldplay Honors WW1 for Veterans Day

It’s kind of a shame that World War One does not get any sort of attention anymore.  What was once considered to be the “War to end all wars” has been reassigned to “The War that didn’t have the Nazis”. Or in my case “The War that they never show on the History Channel” “We had bitchin’ hats in 1916″…

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X96 Food Drive

Join X96 in helping the hungry and donating items helpful to those who may be having a rough go. X96 will be broadcasting live from Teleperformance, 1991 South 4650 West (on the North frontage road parallel to UT-201 off the Bangerter Highway Exit). It’s all going down Tuesday, November 25th from 6 in the morning to 7 in the evening. Some…

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Win the Foo Fighters New Album

Foo Fighters dropped their new album today, which was recorded in 8 different American cities: Austin, Chicago, Los Angeles, Nashville, New Orleans, New York, Seattle, and Washington, D.C. Sorry, no Utah stops? I am not sure those songs may had turned out to our liking anyway. If you’ve been watching “Sonic Highways” on HBO, you’ve probably really enjoyed seeing this…

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Join X96 for a Lounge X with Night Terrors of 1927

There’s another Lounge X going down this Friday, November 14th at the X96 studio with Night Terrors of 1927 and you could be invited for this very exclusive and intimate performance and you’ll meet the band. They are playing Kilby Court the same night, which you can purchase tickets for here. Night Terrors of 1927 are a Los Angeles based band made…

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Dolores O’ Riordan of the Cranberries takes on a stewardess.

I’ll be the first to agree with most people that air travel sucks ass, but taking it out on the flight attendant is low, even for a rock star.  That’s exactly what happened with Dolores O’ Riordan of the Cranberries couldn’t let it Linger (boo!) when she took down a stewardess on a flight from New York to Ireland.  I…

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Free Music Download: Robert DeLong

For those of you not aware of Robert DeLong, well, that’s a shame, man. An artist that man critics lumped in with the EDM crowd as many lauded EDM as dying, certainly wasn’t. Also, EDM seems to be doing fine, no matter what Deadmau5 says. Robert DeLong has much more going on. First, he’s a bit of an inventor –…

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Boner Candidates for Wednesday, November 12th

Boner Candidate #1 – The  bad people want to kill me gram Photo Courtesy By401(K) 2012 A man is facing charges of extortion and abuse of an elderly adult after police say he bilked his grandmother out of $90,000. Read Here Boner Candidate #2 – The battle ship was sunk Photo Courtesy By Jail A man was arrested after deputies tracked several…

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Wednesday’s Boner Brought To You In Part By:

Well, Gina ordered the chips and salsa you see above. We ate at a place called Groggs last night before our broadcast at Utah State University East in Price. Groggs isn’t in Price, it’s in Carbondale about 3 miles down  the road. What I don’t get about these kinds of chips is that there are three colors of chip, and…

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10 Celebutard News Stories for Novemeber 12, 2014

1.Bret Michaels Tour Turns Into Bloody Mess Photo Courtesy By Austin King Bret Michaels is in the hospital again, after a series of serious medical emergencies during his tour. Read Here 2.Mama June’s Daughter: My Sister Thinks My Molester Is Her Dad Photo Courtesy By Lwp Kommunikáció In another twist to the depressing Honey Boo Boo molestation saga, Mama June’s 20-year-old daughter…

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Geek News on the Radio November 13th

‘Fantastic Four’ Reboot Turns Doctor Doom Into a Grumpy Programmer ‘Fantastic Four’ Reboot Turns Doctor Doom Into a Grumpy Programmer When Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four reboot hits screens next summer, it might be the superhero team’s nemesis who’s undergone the most drastic transformation. After more than half a century as Victor Von Doom, monarch of an Eastern European country, it…

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Boner Candidates for November 13th

Boner Candidate #1 – Moms. Your place is home Photo Courtesy By James Thompson Kirk Cameron took to his pulpit on Facebook Tuesday to remind moms what they really want and need for Christmas: a video from Kirk Cameron on the importance of keeping house. Read Here Boner Candidate #2 – You should just be greatful you are alive Photo Courtesy By …

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Movies with Sean Means November 13th,2014

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Title: The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Cast:Mary Steenburgen,Chloe Grace Moretz, Darren Criss, Lucy Liu, James Caan Rating: PG Director:Isao Takahata Synopsis:Legendary Studio Ghibli cofounder Isao Takahata (Grave of the Fireflies, Pom Poko) revisits Japan’s most famous folktale in this gorgeous, hand-drawn masterwork, decades in the making. Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by…

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The Black Keys and You

The Black Keys brought their Turn Blue world tour to Maverik Center and some of you got to go back and meet them and check out their soundcheck. If that’s you, here are your pictures with the band. Enjoy and thanks for listening to X96.

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Taking Back Sunday Pre-Sale

Get your tickets to Taking Back Sunday before anyone else. Taking Back Sunday will be in performing at The Complex with guests Letlive and The Menzingers on March 3rd. Assure you don’t miss this show by getting your tickets early. Tickets officially go on sale tomorrow, Friday, November 14th. Just click here and use the promo code “HAPPINESSIS”. Here’s the full…

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A Lovely Gift From A Lovely FOP

FOP (Friend Of The Program) Ivy (aka Ivona Tinkle) stopped by the show this morning during our broadcast at the Broadway Theater for the Salt Lake Film Society. Ivy has a little store up the street called Boozetique (315 Broadway). I think you can guess from the name of the store and from the item pictured above what she sells…

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The Black Keys’ Turn Blue World Tour

The Black Keys blew through Salt Lake for a show immediately following their performance at The Concert for Valor, a concert put on by HBO to honor our nation’s veterans on the National Mall in Washington D.C. They performed along with Bruce Springsteen, David Grohl and more. A big gig for a big cause and they definitely brought that energy…

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Todd Nuke ‘Em’s Top 10 Industrial Classics

Back in the late 80’s and early 90’s, the industrial genre had its heyday. There were numerous bands that came and went–does anybody remember Die Warzau? Other bands like Skinny Puppy, KMFDM, and Nine Inch Nails still release new music and still tour. Yesterday, Jon Smith played “Lightning Man” by Nitzer Ebb on X96 90’s at Noon, and that sparked…

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Meet The Bands: The Black Keys

Jon Smith chatted up The Black Keys’ drummer, Patrick Carney, about performing in front of half-a-million people at The Concert for Valor, what makes him uneasy and who makes him starstruck. The Black Keys played  Maverik Center for the Turn Blue World Tour on November 12th. You can see photos from the show here. <div>Please enable Javascript to watch this…

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An Industrial Black Friday on X96!? My Top Ten Is Better Than Nuke’em’s

It’s official!  After reading Todd’s blog earlier today about our shared love for 80’s and 90’s industrial music.  X96 is going to celebrate “Black Friday” the best way we know how.  With a night of metal clanking angry dudes sharing their feelings.  So bust out that faded Skinny Puppy concert T, and lace up your old Docs.  This year from…

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X96 Road Trippin’ to Zion

Grinding out a living in the city gets tough sometimes, especially when the winter inversion sets in people get all moody & sick. Quit your trippin’ and start road trippin’ with X96’s Road Trippin Getaway – powered by Cliffrose Lodge & Gardens! Cliffrose Lodge & Gardens is one of Utah’s ultimate staycation paradises, conveniently located 200 yards from the Zion…

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Movie Review: Whiplash

Movie Review: Whiplash

“There are no two words in the English language more harmful than ‘good job’.” – Fletcher in”Whiplash” “Whiplash” left me feeling about drums like “Requiem for a Dream” left me feeling about heroin. What these movies are sweetly poisoned with is blind, craving and (possibly) American ambition. If you haven’t seen either, well, now you’ve got something to do this…

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Bastille at the UCCU Event Center

Bastille performed at the UCCU Event Center in Orem on November 11, 2014. Here’s the setlist (via Setlit.fm): Things We Lost in the Fire Weight of Living, Pt. II Laura Palmer Laughter Lines Bad Blood Blame Overjoyed Poet These Streets The Driver The Silence Oblivion No Angels Icarus The Dra Flaws Get Home Of the Night Pompeii

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13 Celebutard News Stories for November 14,2014

1.Al Roker’s 34-Hour Live Television Marathon Is a Glorious Mess Photo Courtesy By Troy Tolley Dog poop, chicken wings, hugging a television screen, and an MSNBC anchor in her pajamas. Last night I watched an hour of Al Roker’s attempt to break the world record for longest live television weather report, and something’s definitely broken, but it isn’t the record. Read…

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Boner Candidates for November 14th,2014

Boner Candidate #1-A coloring book cuz only kids would believe it Photo Courtesy By Erin The original Ted Cruz coloring book claimed to offer a “non-partisan, fact-driven view” of Senator Cruz.Read Here Boner Candidate #2-Pointergate Photo Courtesy By Arnþór Snær Sævarsson Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges, who was accused of using a “gang sign” while posing for a photo with a volunteer during…

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Win the “Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 1″ Soundtrack

Win the “Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 1″ Soundtrack

Will this be one of those soundtracks that are better than that movie? You can decide for yourself by winning a copy of the music from the film before it hits streets on November 17th. The album features music from Lorde, Chvrches, The Chemical Bros and more…much more. Enter using the form below.  

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Yellowcard and You 2014

Perhaps you headed backstage with X96 to meet Yellowcard when they were in town on November 12, 2014 at The Complex. Find you photos here and rub brag to your family at what a winner you are.

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Yellowcard 2014

The Complex was the scene of Yellowcard’s venture to Salt Lake on November 12th. Check out these exclusive photos of the show.

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Boner Candidates for November 17, 2014

Boner Candidate #1 – Let Jesus Ice Skate!! Photo Courtesy of Jocke The entertainer, who is similar to costumed characters in Times Square that pose for pictures with tourists and accept tips, took a picture with a group of people then when he told them tips were welcome a police officer confronted him and said he was soliciting. That led…

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Celebutard Stories for November 17, 2014

1. Jose Canseco’s Gross-Smelling Finger Fell Off Photo Courtesy of Mingle MediaTVNetwork When I sit down to play poker—or do anything really—a lot of things cross my mind, but none of those things is whether or not my finger is about to fall off. I implicitly trust that all ten of my fingers will stay where they have been for…

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Geek News on the Radio November 17th

Daniel Brühl Joins Captain America: Civil War We already know that the big plot of Captain America: Civil War will hinge on a conflict of ideologies between Steve Rogers’ unfrozen patriot and Tony Stark’s opinionated billionaire. But with one casting swoop, we now know that there will be at least one other big problem for Chris Evans’s suited superhero to…

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New Geekshow Episode: Dai San Sho!

picture by: jdhancock.com (NSFW!) Recorded Live from Kerry Jackson’s basement!  Warning: Lotta yelling in this ep. RIP Glen A. Larson. Civil War adds cast. Dr Doom is a blogger. Evil Dead TV series! PSVue. Hobbits. Pity the WW director, seriously. Marvel suing the internet. Zombeavers. Reviews: Dumb and Dumber to, Rosewater. Jimmy interviews Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne. Tremors 5? Walking…

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Roller Derby and Dinosaur Cookies at the Museum

I had a great week-end at The Natural History Museum of Utah Rio Tinto Center at The University of Utah http://nhmu.utah.edu/ I got to talk to a Paleontologist and to Roller Derby athletes. I know this seems a strange dichotomey and it is. I will make it somewhat clear at a later date. Just know that the subject of this week’s Let’s…

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Come See Vance Joy in Lounge X

Vance Joy will be joining us for another Lounge X on Friday. You should be there too. Just fill out the entry form below and you could get an invite for this exclusive performance. We will draw the winners this Thursday, November 20th at 3pm.

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Ridesharing Could Be Going Bye-Bye

No one will accuse the Salt Lake City Council of being forward-thinking. At least, I’ve never heard anyone lay out such lofty description of them. Though nice people, I’ve no doubt they are. When ridesharing service, Lyft, started up, shortly followed by Uber, I was quite excited about not just what it meant for me, but for the city as whole….

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18 Celebutard News Stories for November 18th,2014

1.Jose Canseco wants to sell you his blown-off finger Photo Courtesy By Paul Hadsall On Monday night, the former Yankee tweeted his intent to auction off the finger he accidentally shot off last week while cleaning his gun. Read Here 2.Bode Miller reaches settlement in bitter custody battle Photo Courtesy By KJUS Performance Olympic ski champion Bode Miller has reached a settlement…

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Time Wasters at Work November 18th

1. Love cello covers of rock songs? Look no further. Bonus “Thunderstruck” 2. In case you don’t understand how awesome living in the present is pansypanda.com/25-pictures-prove-living-future 3. Comics you probably haven’t heard of. Unless you’re Kerry. Or you listen to the Geek Show. gentshq.com/amazing-comic-books-havent-even-heard-sz 4. R rated Pixar abduzeedo.com/r-rated-classics-pixar-style-art 5. Best Black Friday Apps all in one place: http://appadvice.com/appguides/show/best-black-friday-apps Internet…

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Boner Candidates for Tuesday, November 18th 2014

Boner Candidate #1 – Perhaps I could interest you in some rape insurance? Photo Courtesy By Shine Michigan lawmakers passed a controversial measure on Wednesday that will ban all insurance plans in the state from covering abortion unless the woman’s life is in danger. The law, which takes effect in March, will force women and employers to purchase a separate abortion…

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Jimmy Fallon fills in for U2 on the Tonight Show, and NAILS it!

I kinda skimmed over this earlier today, but after seeing a video of Jimmy Fallon singing Desire on Youtube, I was suprised that he did a decent job!  Of course, he’s no Bono, but still!  Jimmy Fallon says he completely understands why U2 had cancel their week-long residency on NBC’s “Tonight Show.”  Bono was injured in a bicycle accident and…

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Boner Candidates for Wednesday November 19th 2014

Boner Candidate #1 –  Just Getting The Little Cop Some Air   Photo Courtesy of West Midlands Police Jason Miller, 37, was arrested Monday and charged with official misconduct and public lewdness after a review of his traffic stops revealed he had a habit of revealing himself to young male motorists, the Smoking Gun reports. (Read Full Story) Boner Candidate…

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Utah, You’re #1 On This List About Booze

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism have thrown the gauntlet down and dared states to be drunk…or the opposite of that. They’ve released a report with the glitzy title of “Apparent Per Capita Alcohol Consumption: National, State, and Regional Trends, 1977-2012.” It is basically a report on the drunkest and least drunk states in the union. The booziest state is…

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12 Celebutard News Stories for November 21st, 2014

1. Bill Cosby Polaroid of Robed Cosby Before Alleged Dickinson Rape   Image Courtesy of Brad Moore Dickinson told ET during dinner he gave her a pill and some wine, and the last thing she remembered was Cosby “in a patchwork robe, dropping his robe and getting on top of me.” (Read More/See Photo) 2. Floyd Mayweather’s Son 14-Year-Old Blasts Boxer… He’s…

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