Omaha Party

Categories

general

Archives

2013
July
June

2012
November
October
September
August

September 2012
S M T W T F S
     
            1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30

Syndication

Bunny and Coco join writer/playwright Kevin Lawler for part of his three-day, 70-mile walk around the perimeter of Omaha. They discuss the Gold Spike monument in Council Bluffs and the origin of the band name 311.

Direct download: Episode_7__Kevin_Lawler_the_long_walk_the_gold_spike_and_311.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:35pm CST

Bunny and Coco revisit an especially full week in Omaha, including attending the Polka Hall of Fame induction event at Sokol Auditorium and participating in the Grito de Dolores parade in South Omaha. Also this week's myth or fact: Was the ski lift invented in Omaha?

Direct download: Episode_6__Polka_parties_and_Mexican_independence.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:05am CST

This week Bunny and Coco interview special guests Toxie, a band out of Memphis; they also discuss the human scalp found at an Omaha library and the Omaha millionaire who had a legendary, year-long gambling stint in Las Vegas.

Direct download: Episode_5__Toxie_the_scalp_and_a_bad_year_in_Vegas.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:07pm CST

Bunny and Coco take to the road, following the old Route 66 from Hollywood to Omaha. Along the way, they sample strange foods, discuss whether the Japanese bombed Omaha's Dundee neighborhood during WWII, and unconver the kidnapping of the son of an Omaha businessman as being part of the secret history of the start of Hollywood.

Direct download: Episode_4__Route_66_Revisited.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:11pm CST

1