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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: Don’t Do These Things Or You Might Be Single

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We all know someone who posts way too much about their personal life and their relationships on social media. While most of us don’t have millions of followers like many celebrities, we do have an audience on our own social media feeds. So we checked in to find out what exactly constitutes over-sharing about your relationship online. Here’s what experts say ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Negative Nancies

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Judging by the news, you’d think today is our last day on earth, that it’s the end of the world, that everyone is dying and that nothing is OK. In truth, the facts prove the opposite. In the last two decades, global poverty has declined by half, according to The Economist. Also in the last two decades, the infant mortality ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Interesting Coffee Take

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It’s easy to get burnt out on a dating app, swiping through people’s profiles day in and day out. But what if you could sip those same profiles and still potentially get a date out of it? That’s exactly what happens when you order from Espresso Yourself, a pop-up coffee truck in London. The company got Match‘s assistance to transpose users’ photos onto its ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Nothin Says Romance Like Waffle House

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If you’re looking to share a romantic meal and save a few bucks on Valentine’s Day, Waffle House might be the place for you. On Feb. 14, Waffle House employees will dim the lights, light a few candles and serve up heart-shaped waffles for love-struck couples. The Valentine’s Day event has been a Waffle House tradition for 10 years as ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Yasss Especially When You Get An Oil Change

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Patrice Banks used to fear she was being taken advantage of when she visited the auto mechanic shop, she recently told NBC News. Surveys confirm the stereotype we know: Women are less likely than men to know basic car care. Nearly 50 percent admit to calling a spouse for help with auto-related problems, while nearly 30 percent say roadside service is their ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Would You Buy A Car At Walmart?

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The world’s most profitable company is dipping its toes into car sales, Automotive News reports. Wal-Mart is partnering with CarSaver to introduce car sales in 25 Wal-Mart stores across the southwest. There will be staffers on hand to help buyers through the process, but the experience will happen at a CarSaver kiosk. Wal-Mart shoppers will be able to peruse their options, apply ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: I Feel Like I Died From Everything On Social Media

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You’ve probably thought about what will happen to your finances, your possessions and maybe even your real estate when you die. But what about your Facebook account? Or your hard-drive backups? For the past two decades, most of us in the modern world have gradually shifted our central living space online. That’s 20-ish years of documenting our life. These digital ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: THIS IS AWESOME, Plus It’s Helping #DontDrinkNDrive

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It’s not uncommon to see bags of Tostitos chips scattered around Super Bowl parties – after all, how else are people expected to gorge themselves with dips, salsa and guacamole while drinking excessive amounts of alcohol? Realizing that its chips are often in close proximity to beer and other libations during the Super Bowl, Tostitos has partnered with Mothers Against ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Well Thanks Harvard.. You’re So Smart

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What’s the secret to happiness and health? According to Harvard professor and psychiatrist Robert Waldinger, it has nothing to do with fame, money, or success. “Good relationships keep us happier and healthier. Period.” In a multigenerational study that began at Harvard in the 1930s, two groups were studied: male Harvard students (which the New York Times noted included John F. ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Annoying Things Guys Do…

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Wondering why you aren’t getting anywhere with that cute girl at work? Confused because the girl you met on Tinder blew you off after your first date? Was it something you said? The guys over at AskMen might know why that is. She probably won’t tell you, because she’s polite a lady and not a jerk like us. 1) Joking ... Read More »