I've been in radio since 2001 and moved around a few times before landing where I am now. I'm married with three children. I'm an autism acceptance advocate. I love to cook, just don't like doing the dishes afterward. I have a knack for all things nostalgic from the '80s and '90s, love breakfast cereal a little too much and am a huge fan of video games, especially retro games from Atari to Nintendo and beyond.
MyIdol is the App Everyone is Downloading
Popular apps come and go. DrawSomething, AngryBirds, Candy Crush, DubSmash and the list goes on and on. The hottest current app comes to us from our friends in China. Other apps have done similar things, but not nearly as well as this.
John Riggs Taking the ‘Aircheck Challenge’ [VIDEO]
Introducing the 'Aircheck Challenge'. The premise is simple. Go back and experience your earliest work at whatever you do. For me, I forced myself to listen to my cringe-worthy first little bit of radio broadcasting. If you're in TV, go back and watch some of your early footage and so…
Five More Annoying Phone Calls Radio DJs Get All the Time [VIDEO]
We love our listeners, we really do. It's just that, every once in a while we get these usual phone calls at the studio that get on our nerves. Don't worry, it's not just you. If you own up to any of these, we're not calling out just you, but every other caller as well.
Spider Found Hiding Under Car Door Handle [VIDEO]
This car owner found a hidden passenger hiding under the handle of his car door.
The Pun That Annoyed My Wife So Much She Gave Me the Silent Treatment
I love a good pun. I know what you're thinking. You're thinking there is no such thing as a good pun. Well, I disagree. The other night I decided to set my wife up for a pun so golden it had the Midas touch. Here's the pun that annoyed my wife.
‘Ticks Removed from Scrotum’ May Be the Best Excuse Not to Come to Work of All Time
The following is a true story. So true that George Romero couldn't write stuff like this. The following is an actual conversation screen-capped and used with permission on someone requesting the day off. His excuse was, unfortunately for him, legit.
John Riggs Laments Five Annoying Phone Calls He Regularly Gets [VIDEO]
It's not easy being someone who regularly hooks people up with prizes and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Sometimes people will try to take advantage of this by scoring free stuff without trying. Other times, they think we can read minds. Here are some annoying phone calls we get as radio DJs.
Desperate Man Offers to Divorce Wife Who Can’t Bear Children, Remarry to Procreate and Rem…
Not getting what you want will make you do desperate things. Someone on a Casper, Wyo., Facebook page posted a sincere plea to find someone to bear his children, because his wife can't give birth. Here's his plan: He'll divorce his wife, marry you so it's all kosher and insurance will take care of m…
Coach Catches Gymnast Not Once, But Twice [VIDEO]
Watching gymnastics has always been fun for me, especially during the Olympics. They make flipping around on bars seem completely effortless. Before you make it to the Olympics, though, you might not be as stable on the uneven bars.
Useful Tool to Find Out How Long it Will Take to Read a Book
If you're ever said to yourself, "I want to find a good book to read, but want to finish it quickly" -- maybe if you have a school project or something -- this is the tool for you. It can tell you how long it'll take to read that book.
Ghost that Haunts Disneyland Caught on Camera [VIDEO]
Could this be the ghost of Walt Disney?
Leonard Nimoy Was a Marketing Genius — Here’s Why
Leonard Nimoy was best known for playing Spock on the 1960s "Star Trek" TV series, but he was also an accomplished actor. Despite his other accolades, I think many people didn't just think of him as Spock -- they honestly believed he was Spock. He owned that role. When an oppo…