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Happy Birthday Tammy Bruce And Happy 10th Anniv. of Independent Tammy Radioby Shifra on August 19, 2019
It’s Tammy’s birthday week…and this summer marks the tenth anniversary of Tammy leaving terrestrial radio to give us Tammy Radio: subscriber-supported, uncensored *fab* shows. Thanks, Tammy, for being *our voice,* and for creating such a wonderful fellowship of like-minded Conservatives. TAMS, please post and send your wishes and comments for Tammy.
Happy Birthday Tammy Bruce!by Shifra on August 20, 2018
Happy Birthday, Tammy! And it’s also the 9th anniversary of Tammy Radio becoming subscriber-supported, independent…and uncensored. Thank you Tammy for *great* shows and podcasts, and for keeping us well-informed and entertained – and sane – during these crazy times. We, the Tammy Army Members (aka TAMS) appreciate and support your work, and wish you the best birthday ever.
Video: Pizza Guy Stuns Family With ‘Moonlight Sonata’ On Pianoby Cynthia on August 2, 2018
**Bumped Up From TAMWire. Posted by Cynthia** You never know who is delivering your pizza! A baseball star who happens to be a child prodigy on the side. God bless America. Via Daily Mail. A restaurant worker delivered a lot more than a pizza to a Michigan family when he sat down at their baby grand piano and played a flawless rendition of a Beethoven masterpiece. Julie Varchetti said her husband, Paul, had ordered their kids a pizza from Hungry Howie’s in Shelby Township. When the delivery guy, 18-year-old Bryce Dudal, spotted their piano in the foyer of their home and asked if he could take a look at it. Paul invited the recent high school graduate inside and asked...
Blind Dachshund And Pit Bull ‘Best Friends’ Find Permanent Home… Togetherby Shifra on June 8, 2018
This has been a week filled with sad news. As Tammy just noted on Twitter: I was inclined to say 'screw this week.' Instead, I've decided to use this weekend to reflect on blessings & concentrate on the magnificence of life & the new opportunities every new day brings. — Tammy Bruce (@HeyTammyBruce) June 8, 2018 In that spirit, here is a story to remind us of love and kindness and the “magnificence of life.” Via CBS News. A blind dachshund named O.J. and his pit bull sidekick, Dozer, stole the hearts of millions earlier this year. The unlikely duo were inseparable when they turned up at Richmond Animal Care and Control in Virginia. The two dogs were brought to...
6th Grade Teacher Invited to College Graduation After ‘Predicting’ Student’s Successby Shifra on May 30, 2018
The power of a great teacher to influence lives… Brava Mrs. Judith Toensing! Via @CNN. This 6th-grade teacher once wrote "invite me to your Harvard graduation!" on a student's report card. More than 20 years later, the student did just that. https://t.co/PQow1tsuol pic.twitter.com/7xHN8BU1BK — CNN (@CNN) May 29, 2018
Israeli Police Reunite Lost ‘Singing’ Dog With Ownerby Shifra on April 15, 2018
Policemen on routine patrol in the Israeli desert found a neglected-looking dog wandering around. One of the policemen remembered that someone in the town of Beer Sheba had reported a missing dog. They contacted him, and he told the policemen an easy way to identify the dog: If they play the theme song to a popular Israeli TV show, “Shemesh,” the dog would “sing along.” The policeman played several TV theme songs, but there was no response from the dog. Then they played the “Shemesh” theme song: Via Jerusalem Post. The overjoyed owner to the policemen: “Thank you! Thank you, well done!” And to his dog: “Poor thing, what happened to you? We’re going home, let’s go!”
ICYMI: Inspiring Super Bowl Ad ‘Stand By You’by Shifra on February 6, 2018
Bravo to Mass Mutual for such a lovely ad. In the midst of all the awful news out there, it’s important to be reminded that there is also so much that is good. As Tammy says: I love us! HT Just Jared. For details of these true stories: Mass Mutual: The Unsung
Video: Dog ‘Carries’ Sled Up Hill, Has Fun Sliding Downby Shifra on January 7, 2018
At least someone is enjoying the Bomb Cyclone 🙂 HT Weasel Zippers. This is the best thing you'll see all day. 😍🐕This Dog figures out how to carry his sled up the hill in order to sled for hours & hours & hours. #snow #sledding #dogs #blizzard2018 #cyclonebomb #philly #dog pic.twitter.com/7qhZ3Km9jw — Chris Strider (@stridinstrider) January 4, 2018
Squeeee! Your Must-Listen: The Impossibly Adorable Porcupine Voiceby Tammy on December 20, 2017
I just can’t. Do you need a little pick up? Feeling overwhelmed by everything that’s happening? This just may be your magic potion. Via Mental Floss, “This is “Teddy Bear,” a porcupine at the Zooniversity animal rescue. The first sounds are about 13 seconds in. They get really special at 1:25.” And boy, they aren’t kidding.
Trumps Reveal Christmas Card: ‘Happy Holidays’ Out, Merry Christmas In!by Tammy on November 28, 2017
Another welcome change from the Obama era. Via Daily Mail. On Monday, the Trump family debuted their holiday card, which wishes Americans a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, instead of the generic, more politically correct, ‘Happy Holidays.’ That’s different from last year’s card sent out by President Obama, which included a family photo and wished Americans a ‘joyous holiday season.’ The Trump card is signed by President Trump, first lady Melania Trump and even 11-year-old Barron and was displayed in the White House’s ‘Bookseller’s’ area, as the Christmas decorations were unveiled today. The Merry Christmas card keeps Trump’s pledge to ‘say Merry Christmas again’ when he campaigned. He repeated the pledge most recently in October at the Voter...
Video: The Spirited Lives of Distillery Catsby rtthorne on September 27, 2017
**Bumped Up From TAM Wire. Posted by rtthorne** I never knew how amazing these little creatures were until I got one out of “necessity”. The story mostly glosses over just how essential these kittehs are to the distilleries. It’s long been known around here that they are a must around the distilleries with all of the ingredients stored there. Via WBRD. WDRB 41 Louisville News
Happy Birthday, Tammy!by Shifra on August 21, 2017
Happy Birthday, Tammy. And it’s also the 8th anniversary of Tammy Radio becoming subscriber-supported, independent…and uncensored. Thank you Tammy for *great* shows and podcasts, and for keeping us well-informed and entertained – and sane – during these crazy times. We, the Tammy Army Members (aka TAMS) appreciate and support your work, and wish you the best birthday ever.
Video: Colorblind Boy Sees Color For First Timeby Shifra on March 7, 2017
Ten-year-old Cayson cried as he was able, for the first time, to see colors. When you watch this video, you just might cry, too. HT Weasel Zippers. Via Fox 13. Cayson Irlbeck, 10, was born colorblind and is now seeing certain colors for the first time…. A special pair of glasses is opening up a colorful new world for the Iowa boy with a vision impairment…. “It was instant,” he said. “I knew right away something had changed, how bright everything was.” The colors are now vivid and Cayson sees each and every one of them. “That was so amazing,” Cayson said. “It was so colorful. It was weird. I had never seen those colors before but I kind of...
Good News: Thanks to Obama, There Is Now A New American Holiday!by Shifra on November 18, 2016
Well, Obama is not taking responsibility for Donald Trump’s win. (Has POTUS ever taken responsibility for anything?) But this new American holiday is without any doubt due to his presidency. Hey, thanks, Obama! And, Cheers, America! 🙂
It’s National Dog Day! What To Do, Where to Celebrateby Tammy on August 26, 2016
Sydney Bruce Yay! Click through for events in a bunch of cities celebrating our best friends. Here’s our mascot, Sydney Bruce, living her very exciting life with Princess Kate, as a pirate and as her cute regular self! Via NBC News. As summer begins winding down, people and their pooches are gearing up to celebrate National Dog Day, on Friday August 26. Established in 2004 as a day to bring attention to the number of dogs that need to be adopted and rescued, the day is marked with special events, fundraisers and pooch-oriented parties at assorted hotels and restaurants around the country. Here are some of the places where people and their pups are celebrating this year: On Friday morning,...