If you haven’t heard of the Ice Bucket Challenge, you need to. The whole idea is very simple: Fill a bucket full of ice water and dump it over your head while you record it. It’s easy and pretty funny. After you record it, you post it online and challenge your friends to do the […]
It was a tough week in the Valley, as a Phoenix police officer was killed in the line of duty. John Hobbs, a 21-year veteran of the department, was working undercover while serving a felony arrest warrant near 43rd Avenue and Bethany Home Road. A second officer shot in the incident, Albert Jacob Casados, has […]
During the 2013 KTAR Give-A-Thon benefiting Phoenix Children’s Hospital Mac Watson delivered a wagon full of teddy bears to the children in their rooms. Mac visited the 7th floor, which is the oncology floor. Listeners can donate bears to the children by becoming Monthly Miracle Makers. Call 602.933.4567 or GiveathonforPCH.com. You’re sure to be inspired […]
The winners of the Toss Your Cookies contest stopped by the KTAR studios to drop off 130 boxes of Girl Scout cookies for Mac & Gaydos. The guys bought 100 boxes from the winner, Brooke Davis, Troop 2386 Goodyear and ten boxes from the runner-ups, Autumn, Troop 1691 – Ahwatukee, Chloe, Troop 919 – Gilbert […]
A student in Florida was recently suspended after tackling another student who was pointing a gun at his friend. Mac Watson disagrees with the school’s punishment and believes they should be thanking the student instead.
The NRA recently released a commercial that brings President Barack Obama’s family into the gun debate. Mac Watson disagrees with the message and explains how the commercial makes the NRA look like ‘a paranoid fringe group.’
In broadcasting, there’s a rule; “Never trust a microphone because you never know who’s listening.” Our KTAR hosts don’t always get it on the first try, but that doesn’t mean the camera stops rolling. Below are some of the funnier moments that didn’t make the final cut. Who has the best outtakes? Dr. Sam Benjamin: […]