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Addicted to your cellphone? Nomophobia on the rise

Addicted to your cellphone? Nomophobia on the rise | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
We use cellphones every day. But for a growing number of people, staying connected is an obsession.
According to a study by SecurEnvoy, a company that deals in mobile phone technology, the fear of being apart from your cellphone is on the rise.
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Man tries to stop wife from voting; she hits him with SUV

Man tries to stop wife from voting; she hits him with SUV | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
A Wisconsin man was hospitalized Tuesday after he leaped in front of his estranged wife’s Dodge Durango in an attempt to prevent her from voting for a candidate other than Gov. Scott Walker.
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25 Best Bits Of Dating Advice From Mom [EXPERT] | Dina Z Colada | YourTango

25 Best Bits Of Dating Advice From Mom [EXPERT] | Dina Z Colada | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

Just in time for Mother's Day....dating advice from "Mom".

 

When it comes to love, we could all use some motherly advice.

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Is This Normal? My Weight Is The Problem | YourTango

Is This Normal? My Weight Is The Problem | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

This is full of emotion and passionate responses. 

 

Should weight be such a heavy issue in a relationship?

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Guys' Favorite Classic Make-Out Albums [VIDEO] | YourTango

Guys' Favorite Classic Make-Out Albums [VIDEO] | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

Fun and easy topic....Best Make Out Albums of All Time

 

What music sets "the mood"? FAIL ...

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Does Kanye Really Like Kim?

Does Kanye Really Like Kim? | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

The art of relating to your audience is personalizing relevant content so they can see/hear/feel themselves...experience it...through your personality.  The Kanye/Kardashian story:  "What would you do if your daughter/sister called and told you I'm dating Kanye"?

 

When Kim Kardashian and Kanye West stepped out three weeks ago for an epic date and apparent sleepover, their newfound union was met with disbelief -- even though the pair have been "friendly" for years.

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Geeky Tales: 10 techie marriage proposals that worked

Geeky Tales: 10 techie marriage proposals that worked | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

This could lead to topics of unique or unusual proposals...or HORRIBLE proposal calls.  Or ask women "how would you want him to pop the question?"

 

Geeky marriage proposals inspired by and making the most of video games, movies, social media, and apps.

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CIA Murdered JFK Mistress, New Book Claims

CIA Murdered JFK Mistress, New Book Claims | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Conspiracy theorists who question President John F. Kennedy's assassination in 1963 have, over the years, become obsessed with another murder. On Oct.

 

here you go...for your conspiracy theory topics.

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Weird News: Happy 420? Parents Used Baby's Bedroom To Grow Pot | YourTango

Weird News: Happy 420? Parents Used Baby's Bedroom To Grow Pot | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Police discovered two Florida parents using their newborn's room as part of a grow-house.

 

This leads to a "What have you used your kids for" segment.  Or "Responsible Parenting"...."Am I A bad Parent if..."  Or "Should adults have to get a license to have children"....or others!

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Are Trial Separations an Effective Way to Reconcile | YourTango

Are Trial Separations an Effective Way to Reconcile | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Learn about the experimental but often successful use of a trial separation to repair a marriage.
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What Does Your Lingerie Color Say About You? | YourTango

What Does Your Lingerie Color Say About You? | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
79% percent of women say buying lingerie is "very important" to them.
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Summer Is Bad For Relationships, Says Facebook | YourTango

Summer Is Bad For Relationships, Says Facebook | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Most get together in the spring and break up by summer, according to Facebook research.
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How Relationship Roles Have Reversed [EXPERT] | GalTime .com | YourTango

How Relationship Roles Have Reversed [EXPERT] | GalTime .com | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
The "new normal" has women making more money than men, and men becoming stay-at-home fathers.
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Texting While Walking Banned in New Jersey Town

Texting While Walking Banned in New Jersey Town | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

 

there's so many people texting while walking and getting injured in London, that they padded the street signs...

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6 Reasons Laughter Is The Best Medicine | YourTango

6 Reasons Laughter Is The Best Medicine | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

Why is it important to make your listeners laugh?  Because it's good for them, and somehow they know it.  

 

Why a great laugh session does a body good.

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One in seven thinks end of world is coming - poll

One in seven thinks end of world is coming - poll | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

If you ever do a "doomsday" segment or a "Coast to Coast America" type content, this may be worth pursuing.  You WILL get wackos calling with their theories and ideas.

 

NEW YORK (Reuters) - - Nearly 15 percent of people worldwide believe the world will end during their lifetime and 10 percent think the Mayan calendar could signify it will happen in 2012, according to a new poll.

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A-List Links: Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Renew Their Vows | YourTango

A-List Links: Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Renew Their Vows | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

Getting close to the wedding season (traditionally June), so this may be relevant:  Why renew your vows?  Is it sweet?  Is it  useless?  Is it self-absorbed?  What's the point?

 

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon will be celebrating their fourth wedding anniversary on April 30, so what better way to celebrate the occasion than to renew their vows ... dressed all in white ... in Paris!

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Spying on your teens via Facebook? Most parents are

Spying on your teens via Facebook? Most parents are | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

This will be a hot topic if you approach it the right way.  You could:  A)  Set up a call from a teenager who just found out her parents are "stalking" her on FB and is angry, B) Take a call from a parent who saw something on their daughter's Facebook, and feel a need to take action but are afraid that their daughter will feel their trust is violated if they approach it....or any of several other possible entries.

 

How much do you trust your children online?

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10 Signs You're A Bad Date [EXPERT] | Hadley Finch | YourTango

10 Signs You're A Bad Date [EXPERT] | Hadley Finch | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

Bait the hook, give the phone number and the phone will ring.  OR, use this way:  A listener calls and tells you about her date the night before, and what a disaster it was...and why, citing some of the reasons here.  Your audience helps with her problem

 

Find out if you're second date material ...

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Prankster Offers Pedestrians Some ‘Drive-by Compliments’

Prankster Offers Pedestrians Some ‘Drive-by Compliments’ | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it

This could be an idea to borrow for your show.  Make people feel good.  Daily affirmation.  Especially if you have a character on the show that gets out in public regularly.

 

It's a cruel world sometimes. Strangers treat each other with contempt and fear because they're always fearing the worst about them.

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The Top 20 Most Popular Wedding Songs | The Bert Show

The Top 20 Most Popular Wedding Songs | The Bert Show | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
A new study found that the Black Eyed Peas song "I Gotta Feeling" is now the most popular song to be played at weddings.  To come up with a To...
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Think Like A Man

Think Like A Man | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Based on Steve Harvey’s best-selling book, THINK LIKE A MAN is a relationship comedy starring Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall, Kevin Hart, Taraji P. Henson, Terrence J., Romany Malco & Gabrielle Union.

 

"Think Like a Man" is expected to come in number one at the box office this weekend. This is full of on-air potential beyond just "have you seen it". Tie it into a "Men are Stupid" bit.  You may even be ablt to get Steve Harvey on the air with you...he's a radio personality, you know.

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Weird News: Man Fathered 82 Children In 9 Years | YourTango

Weird News: Man Fathered 82 Children In 9 Years | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Once a 34-year-old virgin, Ed Houben is now the biological father of 82 children.
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Why I Called Off My Wedding | YourTango

Why I Called Off My Wedding | YourTango | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Going through a breakup after you've already started wedding planning? Here's what to do.
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Nude Maid Service: Melissa Borrett, Texas Woman, Cleans Naked Or In Lingerie, But Fantasy Business Stirs Trouble (VIDEO)

Nude Maid Service: Melissa Borrett, Texas Woman, Cleans Naked Or In Lingerie, But Fantasy Business Stirs Trouble (VIDEO) | Morning Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
A nude maid service promises to provide clients with a show and a spotless house, but local authorities are keeping an eye on the small business that's caused quite a stir in a conservative Texas town.

 

For the record- she learned this from Desperate Housewives.


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