Interview with Jim Blaylock (8/5/14)

Interview with Dr. Benzi Kluger (7/23/14)

Interview with Pierce O'Farrill (7/18/14)

Interview with Kelly Sullivan (6/11/14)

Interview with Denver Police Chief of Staff, Matt Murray (5/15/14)

Interview with Bill Yaros (5/15/14)

Colonel Bud Anderson (2/28/14)

Interview with Colonel Bud Anderson

Interview with Former Bronco Coach, Red Miller (1/17/14)

Rick Interviews Legendary Broncos Head Coach, Red Miller

Interview with Captain David Nagel (11/26)

Ruby Blue Quartet Performs (11/26)

Geezers Quiz

Geezer Quiz 8.22.14

Q:  This drink was created by accident at the 1904 World's Fair in Saint Louis.  What? 

A. Kool-Aid  
B. Ice Tea  
C. Milk Shake

A: Ice Tea

Geezer Quiz 8.21.14

Q:  A recent survey said the average American draws the line at this for the top price they’ll pay for a pair of jeans. 

A. $40  
B. $30  
C. $50

A: $40

Geezer Quiz 8.20.14

Q:  According to a new survey, 9 out of 10 people said they'd switch to a new Cell Phone if it had this. What?  

A. Better Camera  
B.  Longer Battery Life  
C. Bigger screen

A:  Longer Battery Life

Geezer Quiz 8.18.14

Q:  Over half of us say this is the most annoying thing a restaurant server does. What? 

A.  Ask how your food is before you've eaten any of it.  
B. Ask 100 times if you need a refill  
C. Taking plates before you’re done.

A:  Ask how your food is before you eat any of it.

Geezer Quiz 8.15.14

Q:  On average, owning one of these will make you act like you are 10 years younger than you are.  What?  

A. Motorcycle  
B. A Dog  
C. A Convertible

A:  A Dog

Geezer Quiz 8.14.14

Q:  4-in-10 Americans have never done this.  What? 
A. Voted  
B. Gone to the Dentist  
C. Graduated from College

A:  Gone to the Dentist

Geezer Quiz 8.13.14

Q:  In Spain there are currently 4 of these.  What are they? 
A. Taco Bells  
B. Chevrolet Dealerships  
C. Baseball Teams

A:  Taco Bells

Geezer Quiz 8.12.14

Q:  Parents spend almost 31 hours a year in their car doing this. What?

A:  Waiting for their kids

Geezer Quiz 8.11.14

Q:  According to a survey, this is the last thing a guy wants to do on a first day. What is it?  

A. Dance  
B. Meet their dates family  
C. Go Shopping

A:  Dance

Geezer Quiz 8.8.14

Q:  You'll probably lose two of these in your lifetime.  What? 
A. Best friends  
B. Credit Cards  
C. Inches

A:  Inches

Geezer Quiz 8.7.14

Q:  A new survey discovered 47% never change this.  What?  

A. Their own car tire  
B.  Their Hairstyle  
C. Their clothes on the weekend

A:  Their Hairstyle

Geezer Quiz 8.6.14

Q:  For the average American woman it's 17 a year. 17 what? 

A. tubes of lipstick  
B. Bottles of wine  
C. Pairs of shoes

A:  Pairs of shoes

Geezer Quiz 8.5.14

Q:  The average person eats 30 pounds of these a year.  What? 

A. peanuts  
B. French Fries  
C. Eggs

A:  French fries

Geezer Quiz 8.4.14

Q:  63% of men say they have never used one of these.  What? 

A. shoehorn  
B. Clip On Tie  
C. Suspenders

A:  Shoehorn

Denver Food and Wine

Don't miss The Main Course Saturday's 11am-1pm.  They have all the details on Denver Food and Wine Grand Tasting on September 6th...They will broadcast live from the event!  Rick will have tickets to giveaway soon.  Keep listening.

Listen and Win!

Rick has tickets to the Rocky Mountain Showdown Friday, August 29th at Sports Authority Field.  See the big battle between CU and CSU.  Listen to win this week.

Boomtown Saturday's at 1:00pm

Join Rick for a tour of Boomtown each Saturday at 1pm.  Rick will guide you through the lifestyles, technology, and music of the Baby Boomer Generation.  Check back for next week's features.

The Star Spangled Radio Hour

KEZW and our friends at the Glenn Miller Archive at the University of Colorado present the Star Spanged Radio Hour, Saturday night at 6pm.  Rick and Dennis Spragg introduce live big band radio broadcasts from the 30s and 40s that haven't been heard since they originally aired.  It's our time capsule from the big band era and you can only hear it on AM 1430!  Miss a show?  Click here.

VJ Day 2014
Did you notice it anywhere? Were there any special sales or car deals to commemorate the day, one of the most significant in history? How many people flew flags to honor August 14, or what happened on this day 69 years ago? P...arades? Moments of...
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It’s one of those text messages you always worry about.  Diane and I were at the store and my phone beeps.  I glance at it and see the words, “Do we have baking powder?”  Harmless, until you realize it’s your...
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Christmas Trees
This year Diane and I are sharing our 40th Christmas together and it has always been our custom to have a fresh tree. We have lived through the aluminum trees with color pin wheels, the white trees, the evolution of artificial Christmas trees and even...
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Cardboard Fireplace
Cardboard Fireplace One of my fondest memories of Christmas when I was a kid was Mom and Dad putting together the cardboard fireplace. It was about four feet tall and it had a red brick pattern printed on it and an orange light bulb that you plugged in...
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Carving the Turkey…
When you’re a boy growing up there are many signposts on the way that mark your path to manhood.  I’m not talking about physical changes, I mean the things that signal a slow change in maturity.  For some it’s turning 18 or...
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We’re All Different Now…
12-years ago tonight America was a different place, a place that seems so distant and foreign now.  No one could know that come morning one of the Freedom’s so eloquently spoken about by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and written about in...
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Sports Dear John Letter
October 10, 1968 is the greatest day I ever enjoyed as a sports fan.  Just shy of my 12th birthday, I had been raised to be a Detroit Tiger fan.  My Mom was born in Detroit and had always followed the team.  She was the one who taught me...
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Social Media vs Social Manners
Well here it is, the post that’s going to out me…as a true GEEZER!!! The warning signs have been there for some time now. I’m starting to enjoy dinner about 4:30p and at 8:00p I’m wondering why I’m still awake. I really...
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This morning while I was doing my radio show on KEZW I received a call from Lucy. It seems I have known her forever, but really it’s just been 39 years. When Diane and I graduated from high school Di started working at Woolworth in Buckingham...
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Colorado Freedom Memorial
Wow. I hardly know what to say but, wow. What do you do the day after your 13-year dream comes true? How do you feel when you can know for certain that your promise has been delivered? What words do you share with God, who led you to the finish line,...
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Rick's Thought for the Day

Thought 8.22.14

"Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation.  If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you"

Erma Bombeck

Thought 8.21.14

"When the student is ready, the master appears"

Buddhist Proverb

Thought 8.20.14

"Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere"

Chinese Proverb

Thought 8.18.14

"If you think education is expensive, try ignorance"

Andy McIntyre

Thought 8.15.14

"There is a superhero inside all of us.  We just need the courage to put on the cape"


Thought 8.14.14

"Sometimes what you’re looking for, comes when you’re not looking at all"


Thought 8.13.14

"There comes a time when you have to stop crossing oceans for people who wouldn’t jump puddles for you"


Thought 8.12.14

"Sometimes the person who’s been there for everyone else needs someone to be there for them"


Thought 8.11.14

"Find someone who makes you realize three things: one, that home is not a place, but a feeling. Two, that time is not measured by a clock, but by moments. And three, that heartbeats are not heard, but felt and shared"


Thought 8.8.14

"It takes hands to build a house, but only hearts can build a home"

~Author Unknown

Thought 8.7.14

"It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are"

e.e. cummings

Thought 8.6.14

"I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read and all the friends I want to see"

John Burroughs

Thought 8.5.14

"You will do foolish thing, but do them with enthusiasm"


Thought 8.4.14

"Be there for others but never leave yourself behind"