Episode 70: Billy Joel

May 9, 2015

Today is the 66th birthday of singer-songwriter Billy Joel. Here are some things you may not have known about his life and career: One: Joel’s first band was called The Echoes and played covers of …

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Episode 69: Don Rickles

May 8, 2015

Today is the 89th birthday of American stand-up comedian Don Rickles. Here are a few things you might not know about Rickles: One: Rickles was born in Queens, New York and was raised in a …

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Episode 66: Cinco de Mayo

May 5, 2015

Today is May 5th, or in Spanish: Cinco de Mayo. Here are some things you may not know about the Mexican holiday. First: It’s not Mexican independence day. Cinco de Mayo celebrates the Mexican victory …

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