The Daily Dish (3/14/17)
The Daily Dish (3/14/17)
>> ange: good morning everyone and welcome to weht local lifestyles.
I'm ange humphrey.
>> ron: i'm ron rhodes and the sunshine is breaking out on a cold day.
>> ange: it was cold this morning i thought if we could get sunshine everyone would perk up this morning.
>> ron: it was so cold this morning.
I mentioned this earlier on the morning show.
I said it is so cold i bet ange and george would like to walk along the riverfront did not walk along the riverfront.
>> ange: you could bet we did not.
What's the temperature out there?
>> ron: on warm days - - >> ange: we get out there.
It has not been conducive of late.
We have a wonderful show for you today.the evansville philharmonic has a young people's concert.
- - will be along to tell us about that.
And i were moneywise segment we will learn the pricing difference between streaming tv and cable.
There is an old barbershop with the new owner and direction.
Todd and kristi barnett will be here to share their exciting story.
Mark twain is returning to first presbyterian to give us a preview of - -.
Serving the many homeless people in the tri-state, evansville aurora was recently honored for its work and will give us a look at their recent projects.
I got it all out this time.
>> ron: you were chock-full of good stuff.
>> ange: and there is so much going on around here.
>> ron: not any food in today's show.
>> ange: i've been slacking on the food but i will make it up to you.
I was hoping you had a pie this morning.
>> ron: i think we will have shamrock shakes tomorrow from mcdonald's.
I host the ronald mcdonald house charity event in jasper a couple weekends ago.
For every shamrock shake, it will help out the ronald mcdonald house.
Every shakes, a quarter will go to the ronald mcdonald house in the area.
>> ange: we will get our green on.
>> ron: it will be liquid calories.
>> ange: and bring it.
>>> let's take a look at the weather, it's too cold for most of us.
We do have the sunshine that's broke between the clouds.
We will see a mix of clouds and sun.
Check out the wind.
North at 14.
A lot of folks this time of year, as long as it's not too much of a wind, i can handle 32 degrees.
A really cold wind chill below freezing all day.
Tomorrow, not so windy.
It will be sunnier after a cold start.
>> ange: or just a inside with us.
>> ron: a bowl of soup.
>> ange: let's get to the daily dish.
Have you ever wanted to wear a pair of jeans that showed of your kneecaps?
Nordstrom's has an answer for you.
These are what nordstrom.com a call mom and jeans.made by topshop, these $95 jeans feature clear plastic kneecaps.
They are sewn in and also crop below the knee and fit high at the waist making them mom and jeans.
Nordstrom's.com say the jeans have a futuristic feel.
It is unclear how many people bought these tacky things.i'm sorry nordstrom's, that is an epic fail.
That is an epic fail.
>> ron: that is something they think is a good idea, but it's not.if you really wear your jeans out and do things.
The knees are what you are on the most.
They need the most protection, not the least protection.
>> ange: have they met most of us with gray hair, you don't want to show your knees.
Like a clear patch elbow, no.
>> ron: the ripped jeans, they've done some work.
>> ange: it wasn't even creative, just a rectangle with a ziploc bag.
I don't know what they were thinking but they got us to publicize it.
The queen mary is a majestic ship with a incredible history.
The vessel has survived a world war and it's in dire need of repair.
A new report found there is extensive corrosion and structure issues with the ship.
The damage is serious.
Within the next 10-16 years, some internal areas could collapse.
It is estimated it would cause between 20 to 35 million-$300 million.
The company that now operates at the lease said the team is already in full swing making the critical infrastructure repairs to ensure the queen mary is well equipped for the next 80 years at least.
They are going to redevelop all of the land around where the ship is docked in california and raise some money.
They will develop if they were to support what is now a - - >> ron: is that what it is, a hotel?
As long as it's not in the open water where i don't think it would last longer.
>> ange: but it's just part of their.>> ron: here's my solution to that.
Buy a new ship.
Just get a new queen mary.
For a quarter billion dollars, you can build another ship that's just about as good.>> ange: you think?
>> ron: it may not have the history, but seriously.
Do i want to be in a really old building that i know might collapse?
They said they will refurbish it for a hefty sum.
>> ange: well i don't want to be in it right now because they haven't done it yet.
You remember this phrase, that you can't eat just one.
Apparently it's true of all of us.
Because we can't stop eating potato chips.
Today is national potato chip day.
The country's number one snack food according to the national potato chip growers association.
Americans eat four pounds of potato chips each year.
I am not a sweet addicted person, i am a salty, crunchy, give me a plane potato chip and back up.
I can't eat just one, i can't do it.
>> ron: i ate just one and i thought that's it.
Then i thought, who am i proving this to?
No one is keeping score.
>> ange: i bet you wouldn't eat a kale potato chip.
>> ron: i will say this, i have now made it into the middle of march and i have not had any kale or brussels sprouts.
I gave those up as my new year's resolution.
A lot of people's new year's resolutions have fallen by the wayside but i have not had kale potato chips.
>> ange: i have no words, i am speechless.
>> ron: i have had a kale chip before.
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