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Work Day Distraction Reaches Rensselaer County Historical Society!
Congratulations to Melissa and everyone at the Rensselaer County Historical Society!  They are this week's winners of the Q103 Work Day Distraction!  I was able to crash the location in between a school event and normal museum hours, and see all of the hard work that these staff membe…
And New York State’s Favorite HBO Show Is…
Well, us New Yorkers are one of a kind.  And that even includes with television.  Frontier Communications put out an article after running statistics on each state's favorite HBO show.  The way they came to this conclusion was by reviewing Google searches per state for curre…
Actor Verne Troyer Dead at Age 49
Actor Verne Troyer, known for his role as "Mini Me" in the Austin Powers movie series, has been confirmed dead as reported USA Today.  No cause of death was announced, however USA Today noted that the actor had a history of battles with addiction and mental health is…
Win WWE Monday Night Raw Tickets with the Work Day Distraction!
Want free tickets to see WWE Monday Night RAW at the Times Union Center on May 21st?  Well, we can help you out!  We know the work week is long, and hard, and exhausting, and even sometimes boring.  So we want to make your work week better by crashing your job site with some priz…
Middle Class Movie Review: A Quiet Place and More
It's a new episode of the 'Middle Class Movie Review'!  This week, Tatiana and Dan America review "A Quiet Place" and more, and put you to the test to see if you can withstand a 'quiet place.'  Movies are expensive, so don't waste your hard e…
TV Actress Arrested For Lead Role in Capital Region Sex Cult
As reported by the Daily News, television actress Allison Mack has been arrested for having a main role with the NXIVM sex cult, based out of the Capital Region.  Allison Mack is best known for her main role in the show "Smallville" over ten years, and her role on the sho…
Celebrity Actor Helps Capital Region Teenager with Bucket List
I'm all about people doing good and helping other people, so when I stumbled upon this story, I had to blog about it.  The Times Union reported that Chris Pratt, an actor and comedian , helped Shenendehowa High School student Jacob Monday check off a box on his bucket list...
MCMR: Blockers, Dogma, and Chasing Amy
It’s the weekend which means it’s time for a new episode of the “Middle Class Movie Review”!  This week, Tatiana and Dan America review Blockers (complete with a John Cena blooper), Dogma, and more.  Take a minute to watch and see…

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