Thursday, October 8, 2015
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Gator & StyckMan

Gator Styckman (Page) 04-17-15Gator and Styckman are back in the Upper Cumberland waking you up mornings on 106-9 Kicks Country. Start your day with the unique style of this duo that met in high school, and have been cracking on each other ever since.

Lots of fun. The most country. And the news and weather information you need to get your day started.

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Gator Bytes: October’s Ins And Outs


Netflix seems to be getting more and more popular as people consider “cutting the cable” and going with it or similar streaming services.  If you spend a little time by going into a category of movies, and maybe even subcategories, you’ll find they’ve got a ton of flicks and shows. Of course by spending a little time we mean devoting ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Court Jester


One thing you don’t want to end up as when going before Judge Judy, is a bad joke.  This guy may not have meant to be the court’s jester in his case, but his defense was a foolish one.  One that lost the case in near record time. It started when the plaintiff began listing the items that had been in her purse ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Frightening Filters


Just in time for Halloween, you too can traumatize your child!  Or at least terrify them.  Not exactly sure that’s what they had in mind with the filters in the new Snapchat update, but some people have been. You just set the frightening filter of your choice and shove the camera in your child’s face.  The result?  Well, you can ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Serving Plates Of Trouble


It may not be flying in state places these days, but it seems the Confederate Battle Flag is riding to another conflict in Georgia.  For years the Sons of Confedrate Veterans had an official license plate that displayed the battle flag. A new version of the plate may now become available months after sales of the state-sponsored specialty tag were halted ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Check The Math

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Common core. Many call it the bane of current education practices.  And many call it things we can’t share due to content.  Common Core encourages students to solve addition by breaking down numbers into tens and ones inside tiny boxes. It looks complex, especially when you put it on a check, which is what an Ohio dad did. Doug Herrmann ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Left Out Of School


It’s been proven within the last century or so that being left handed is a pretty good thing. Unless your a pre-k student in Oklahoma. Using your left hand means you’re engaging your right brain, the more creative side. At one time though it was considered wrong to use your left hand. Those were superstitious times during the dark ages, ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Tennessee’s Drunkest Cities


Sure there’s a bunch of places to live in Tennessee.  There’s a bunch of places to live to get “adult beverages”.  But there’s only a few place to live known for getting you the drunkest. And yes, the Upper Cumberland is represented as Cookeville and Crossville made the list. Blah blah blah sciencey and math terms that get used to ... Read More »