About Stunt Monkey

I do radio stuff on-air 12-6p on Hot 96.7, Mankato's Hot 20 on the weekends, and I pretend to be the Promotions Director. I like food, music, sports, and the outdoors!

Winter Winter Chicken Dinter

By |2019-02-12T10:06:13-05:00February 12th, 2019|

[Giving it my best positive attitude] This isn't stopping, the snow is going to keep coming. We need to change our perspective. Instead of "Why do we live here?" and "UUGGHH, will it ever end?" we should look at it differently. "Look at what we get today, FREE cardio!" We get another opportunity to get out there and play in the snow, another opportunity to get my money's worth on these boots and winter coat. Is it helping yet? That's fine, I tried. I really just wanted to say the phrase: Winter, Winter, Chicken Dinter and then share this kid. Because he's [...]


By |2019-02-11T08:34:45-05:00February 11th, 2019|

What a weekend, National Pizza Day was celebrated in an amazing fashion along with my birthday. Not sure which one was more important, but following 2 pizzas, cheesy breadsticks, and lots of birthday cake, I was in food coma during a snowy Sunday. Best weekend ever. In all seriousness, what a wonderful weekend, so many texts, phone calls, and social media messages! Thank you for all the birthday wishes. I'm not always good with self-confidence, but reminders like this weekend do wonders! Thank you.

Under 24 hours!

By |2019-02-08T13:32:33-05:00February 8th, 2019|

^^^^ Yup, that's my "I have pizza" dance, I look just like that guy, but with a baseball cap. Seriously, National Pizza Day and my birthday are on Saturday and I am looking forward to celebrating with my favorite food for the first time in 2019. The diet will continue on Monday, don't tell JP (sorry buddy). National Pizza Day, a legitimate reason for celebrating. Cue the pizza stats: 98% of Americans like pizza and 54% of us even say we LOVE IT. Almost one in three people eat it at least once a week. (or 3 to 4 times) 33 million [...]

Snow Day!

By |2019-02-07T12:35:35-05:00February 7th, 2019|

Captain's Log, Day 38, 2019 It's snowing again. For the umpteenth time this year. This time it's something "new", A BLIZZARD!  Really it's the same sh*t, but they've just run out of things to call this miserable crap! Schools are closed, businesses are shutting down, roads are becoming invisible, and still, each brave driver takes to the road hoping to stop for coffee. Actually, I was thinking about all the activities you could be doing if you were snowed in... again. Build a fort out of couch cushions, watch "The Office" (again), cook a nice meal, or brainstorm your million dollar business [...]

Over / Under

By |2019-02-06T13:53:43-05:00February 6th, 2019|

I want to play a new game today, if it works we'll make it a Wednesday tradition! Nothing brand new or revolutionary, just going to call it Over / Under. It's really simple, just tell me if something is overrated or underrated. The topic or item could be anything from a restaurant, food, movie, bacon, or iPhone (*cough*overrated*cough*)! Play along just after 3:00 pm by calling or texting me at 507-345-5800. Today's topics will be: S'mores Jennifer Lawernce Cardi B https://gph.is/2NiDd34 Let me see what you got at 3.

Real Life Dating

By |2019-02-05T14:42:14-05:00February 5th, 2019|

Netflix gears up this Valentine's Day to bring us the most real reality tv show ever... Dating Around. It's all about awkward first dates, featuring one single person going on five first dates per episode, each episode following a different single person. From the looks of the trailer, this could be good with happy lovey-dovey moments or completely amazing as each date crash and burns! It looks to have all the ups and downs of first dates! According to E!, Dating Around will show an "honest and compelling look at the real world of dating." That being said, ick! Why do I want [...]

Maroon 5 Made the Right Move!

By |2019-02-05T11:26:36-05:00February 5th, 2019|

MAROON 5 didn't get a lot of love for their Super Bowl Halftime Show from the critics, who called it "lackluster", "doomed from the start," "basic," "a total flop," "boring," and an "artless spectacle." But it was good enough to make people immediately go out and download their music! THIS IS WHY YOU SAY TO HELL WITH THE HATERS AND DO THE HALFTIME SHOW! Nielsen Music reports that the songs performed during halftime . . . including the ones by Travis Scott and Big Boi . . . sold 25,000 downloads on Sunday. That's a 434% increase from their combined sales [...]


By |2019-02-04T17:49:31-05:00February 4th, 2019|

Almost half of Americans now consider themselves to be workaholics, according to a new survey. 2,000 people were polled, and 48% said they're workaholics. Here are the top 10 signs you really are one, according to the survey . . . You prioritize your work over your personal life. 54% of workaholics said they do. You worry about work during your days off, 51%. You struggle to completely stop working on vacation, 50%. You check your work email at night, 48%. You're often the first person to get to work, and the last to leave, 46%. You feel like you CAN'T [...]

It’s the Final Countdown!

By |2019-02-04T09:52:41-05:00February 4th, 2019|

{cue the song} Five days... 5 days... FIVE 24 hour segments! That's all that remain until National Pizza Day and my first pizza of 2019* National Pizza Day is observed annually on February 9th. Thin crust, deep dish or anything in between, pizza is America's favorite. Over 3 billion pizzas are sold in the USA each year, and add another 1 billion on frozen pizzas! Americans consume on average, 23 pounds of pizza per person each year. Why did I give up pizza for the part of 2019? A question I 've been asking myself a lot, especially on Super Sunday! The real [...]

Random Super Bowl stats

By |2019-02-01T14:30:54-05:00February 2nd, 2019|

Gearing up for game day comes with a list of things needed: ✓ - Comfy Chair ✓ - Large TV ✓ - All the food ✓ - Favorite Drink ✓ - Stretchy Pants Now here are nine random Super Bowl stats . . . 67% of Americans plan to watch the Super Bowl this year. So about a third of us won't be watching. More people are rooting for the Rams than the Patriots. 42% want L.A. to win . . . 29% want New England to win . . . and the other 29% don't really care. 34% of us [...]

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