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NYE 2019

Now that 2020 is almost here, plenty of folks are probably thinking about where they’re going to vacation in the new year. Well, Tom Rose has a few suggestions for attractions you should really think about visiting in 2020, and for a good reason.

Food is deeply ingrained in our pop culture and this year showed us proof of that. These food stories dominated our feeds in 2019.

What’s on the menu for New Year’s Day? Well, it all depends on where you live. Some traditional New Year’s foods are considered good luck and this is why you might want them on your plate as you celebrate the arrival of 2020.

If your New Year’s resolution is to drop some pounds in 2020, we can help with this list of The Top Tips for Losing Weight.

January 1st is Bloody Mary Day! This day celebrates the drinking of the Bloody Mary cocktail, which is described by some as the perfect hangover cure despite containing the very thing that made you hung over in the first place: alcohol!

Want to participate in Dry January, but need a little help to make it happen? Heineken has your back.

It appears that an Antiques Roadshow expert, Andy McConnell, accidentally drank 180-year-old urine, rusty nails, and a human hair during an appearance on the show.

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Back From Vacation

As the 2010s come to a close, we’re looking back at some of the foods and drinks people became obsessed with over the last 10 years. And in hindsight, some of them were not so much binge-worthy as they were cringeworthy. We discuss the foods people hate to admit they once loved – or just loved to hate in the last decade.

A Massachusetts couple is making headlines for getting married in the most unusual setting. A Dunkin’ Donuts was their choice to say their vows.

Some Christmas gifts should come with explicit instructions, like “don’t use this to set things on fire.”

The “Biggest Loser Bracket” starts this Thursday, and Tom Rose joined us live in studio to discuss his strategy.

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The Trujillo Company LIVE!

On today’s Fiesta Friday, powered by Victoria Cerveza, Colorado rock band The Trujillo Company is LIVE in the studio!

A lot of people will be traveling for the holidays, which means airports are bound to be a nightmare. But let’s face it, some airports are much more of a nightmare experience than others.

If you JUST started dating someone, are you supposed to get them a Christmas present? We can’t give you the answer, but here’s what other people say they’d do, according to a Tom Rose new survey.

There’s a 57-year-old guy named Barry Poyner from Kirksville, Missouri, and he’s a communications professor at Truman State University and one of the three elders for the local Church of Christ. Barry would apparently go on Grindr . . . meet young men, some of whom were students at his college . . . and offer to give them things for sexual favors including gas money and ARBY’S GIFT CARDS.

A Chinese man told doctors that a glass bottle lodged in his rectum accidentally wound up there due to an itchy backside.

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The Admiral’s Feast

Yesterday the U.S. House of Representatives voted to impeach President Trump.

A California man has been eating at Chick-fil-A every day for 114 days in order to set the record for eating at the restaurant for the most consecutive days in a row.

If you’ve seen the movie, “Elf,” you’ll never forget the pasta Buddy made. His spaghetti was covered with chocolate syrup, maple syrup, M&Ms, and Pop-Tarts. Well now a pizzeria in New Jersey has created a pie Buddy would love: North Pole Pizza.

Because kids love playing “picky eater,” Fisher-Price is selling a toy charcuterie board for toddlers this holiday season.

Believe it or not, according to a new survey, 44% of people say they had the BEST SEX of their LIVES in 2019.

There’s a 27-year-old guy named Andrew Ells from Bismarck, North Dakota. And last Friday, he went to a Walmart and decided to steal the stuff in his cart. So he created a diversion . . . by lighting a BIBLE on fire.

From now through December 30th, anyone traveling on a domestic flight that was delayed from any airport in the U.S. can download the Burger King app and score a free Impossible Whopper.

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Santa’s Gender Reassignment?

In just the past month, Jolly Ranchers, Twinkies, and Eggo cereals have come out. And now . . . a new HERSHEY’S KISSES cereal by General Mills has hit shelves.

Tom Rose just ranked the 100 biggest cities in the country from the best place to celebrate Christmas this year to the worst.

It just wouldn’t be Christmas time if people didn’t argue over the gender of Santa Claus. While many people associate Santa as a jolly white-bearded man who likes to wear red and eat treats left beside the chimney, others are wondering how Santa can “reinvent himself.”

Apparently folks have some strong opinions on which way Christmas characters may lean politically.

Tennessee resident Somphone Temmeraj is in jail after state police found him with more than 80 pounds of marijuana that had been disguised as Christmas gift.

What is it with The Man cracking down on employee POOPS this week? First there was an office’s weird “smell check” policy.

Good news and bad news. The good news: Researchers have figured out a way for you to get over those WINTER BLUES that so many of us have. The bad news: It’s gonna take a HELL of a sacrifice.

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Top Gun: Maverick & Die Hard

On today’s show, we talk with Mike and Phil Tapia from Christmas Unlimited!

A new trailer for Top Gun: Maverick is out and Jason & Benny watch it live on the radio.

Is Die Hard a Christmas Movie?

What better way to forget about losing a soccer match than by stuffing your face with wings at Hooters? That was the idea for one high school soccer coach but it turns out, he’s in a bit of hot water now because of it.

The Dallas Cowboys botched the coin toss before yesterday’s game against the Rams . . . and they almost got hosed.

The holidays are great, but they can also be a little on the stressful side for anyone, and even more so for those with kids. Cliff Cage put together this hilarious list of tweets from exasperated parents who are pretty much over the holidays

This weekend was SantaCon in New York, which is a pretty infamous event every year where people dress like Santa, go on a bar crawl, get hammered, and cause all sorts of chaos in the city.

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Scott Wilson of Saving Abel

On today’s episode, we welcome Scott Wilson of Saving Abel for today’s Fiesta Friday!

Benny is sick after the KBPI Potluck yesterday and we think we know who to blame for poisoning him.

The New England Patriots have made a very interesting choice at the kicker position. They’ve signed Josh Gable, who’s not only new to the NFL, he didn’t even play football in college . . . or go to college, for that matter.

Imagine walking along the beach and all of a sudden coming across thousands of ‘penis-fish.’ That’s the situation on a California beach right now.

Pornhub just released its annual Year in Review that looks at the world’s porn-viewing habits. We went through the entire report and we talk about it with Scott.

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Ski Buds & Big D’s

Our new friends from SkiBudsApp.com are on the show to talk about all the fresh pow that’s scheduled to hit Colorado this weekend.

Need an ugly holiday sweater for a party or shopping for a huge fan of Popeyes chicken sandwich? Then look no further – Popeyes has you covered with its bright orange ugly Christmas chicken sandwich sweater.

IHOP has announced plans to open a new “to go” restaurant called Flip’d, which will have an all-day breakfast menu with a focus on speed and convenience. What’s that mean? You walk in, order at a counter and can eat there or take away.

A Thai man named Kritsada Ratprachoom made a crazy discovery as he used the toilet this week. It appears that he realized that he was infected with a tapeworm after he found it sticking out of his body. Turns out it was a 32-foot-long tapeworm.

The Polk County Florida Sheriff’s office held a prostitution sting dubbed “Operation Santa’s Naughty List” over the weekend. They ended up arresting 124 people who showed up to a house with the intention of paying for sex.

Of the 124 people arrested, one really stood out to the police. It was Rodney Davis, who is a security guard at Disney World. The reason the officers remember him is because he’s the only one that showed up to the house completely naked. He wasn’t even wearing any socks. He showed up without any clothes and was arrested shortly after.

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Potlucks & Santas

Remember when it was a thing to “ice” people with Smirnoff Ice . . . where you’d surprise a person with a bottle of the stuff and they had to get down on one knee and chug it on the spot? Well the people at Smirnoff are trying to resuscitate that trend this Christmas.

Children in the U.S. believe Santa Claus comes on Christmas Eve to bring gifts, but Christmas traditions in other cultures and countries are different than ours.

Cliff Cage released HIS annual list of the best cities to be in for New Year’s. And as always, he didn’t factor in the EXHAUSTED demographic who just wants to pass out on the couch at 10:30.
The language app Babbel released its list of the 10 most mispronounced words of 2019 . . . and naturally, it’s filled with the names of people and things that became noteworthy throughout the year.

if you’re a gamer who just can’t tear yourself away from your console long enough to enjoy Christmas dinner with the family, one tech company has come up with a solution. Tech retailer GAME has created what they call a “Christmas Tinner,” an entire Christmas meal packed in a can.