Mark Christopher

Hawks Parking rates up 100% or more !

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The real hike of the Seahawks game was the hike we all saw at parking lots.  I drove by a favorite lot of mine at 3:30am on the way to the radio station. It was already posted at $60.  I didn’t realize that in a few hours it would be the parking bargain of the day for Seahawks fans.  The ... Read More »

Bigger Buckets for Ice Challenge (Video)

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He is a man in Norway. He simply wants to impress everyone with his “raise the bar” efforts of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.  Watch this video as he takes 1800 gallons from a cement truck!-Mark Christopher   http://youtu.be/EAUa3RHTI9c Read More »

Downton Abbey Trailer (New Season)

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The Downton Abbey “Water Bottle-Gate” incident makes total sense now, because it looks like the fifth season is going to be a hot one!   The trailer was released on Saturday and shows several steamy scenes. Spoiler alert! The USA won’t see the new season until Jan 5, 2015 on PBS.  Europe will see the new season Sept 21, 2014. – Mark ... Read More »

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (Simpsons Video)

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I know, I know…but this one would bring a chuckle for all to see.  Homer Simpson does his IBC.    ALS Ice Bucket Challenge types are seeing a sudden “on going” effort here because of many around the country who usually don’t catch these fads at first.  The popularity is predicted to last through September.  By the time is slows you ... Read More »

Bike Share Seattle Offers Membership (INFO)

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Think how much having access to a bicycle might help in your busy day.  Coming in September, Seattle will go forward with a “Bike Share” program involving 50 perfectly placed rental stations throughout the city .  The price will be around $8 for the day or you can grab a membership beginning today. Here is the link-Mark Christopher https://www.prontocycleshare.com/ Read More »

MC’s Throwback Thursday (A Seattle Car Salesman?)

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Do you recognize the person on the left?  He was often seen on Seattle TV with his zany commercials taped from his car lot on Aurora Ave North in Seattle.  Often with his sledge hammer in hand  he would break windshields and also toss through the window a car radio to get you the best deal.  Dick Balch Chevrolet!  Thats ... Read More »

Do you know which one is Don Pardo?

About six decades he was a voice of The NBC television Network.  In 1975 he grabbed the best gig of all.  The voice that introduced the 1000’s of stars and cast  on Saturday Night Live.  Have fun with your co-workers and family in figuring out which of the pictures is him-Mark Christopher The answer:  multiply 3 x 3,..plus 4..then minus ... Read More »

Seattle celebrates “Beatles 50 years” (list events)

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Seattle was number 3 in a 29 Concert schedule of The Beatles 1964 US Tour. Seattle is pulling together all sorts of fun for the family this week. Beatles music in sync with the International Fountain-Seattle Center, A Beatles tribute and playlist of the 1964 Beatles 30 min concert at The Mural Stage, Thursday (Free), The Edgewater Hotel offers a ... Read More »