This afternoon, the Illitch family is holding a huge Ground-Breaking Ceremony for the new Red Wings Arena and the new Entertainment District along Woodward just north of Downtown. It will be followed by a Block Party from 6 to 9 pm, with family friendly events including live bands, food trucks, and a temporary ice rink. To add to the festive mood, the Tigers have clinched a play-off spot. They have a 2-game lead over K.C. with 4 games left to play. The magic number is 3!!! 


In less happy news... After 100 years in Detroit, Cadillac is moving it's global headquarters to New York City. 

- Why??? If they can make luxury cars there...they can make them anywhere! (Including here!) 


Bill Clinton may have accidentally leaked the sex of his soon-to-be-born grandchild on Good Morning America. He referred to the baby as his "Grandson" before quickly adding "or Grand daughter".

- Bill's hoping it's a boy so he can take him fishing, teach him baseball, and meet all those co-eds when the kid heads off to college.

- Boy or girl, this will be Bill's first grandchild... that we know of.


American soft drink makers announced plans to reduce sugars by 20% without comprising taste.

- The plan includes attaching a packet of pink, blue or yellow artificial sweetener to each can...either that, or they'll just lie about the amount of sugar on the label.  


A story about a Florida woman getting a third breast in hopes of landing a reality show turned out to be a hoax. 

- We already have a reality show with 3's called "Keeping Up With The Kardashians". 

- I thought "The Three Stooges" nailed the 3 Boob thing years ago. 


Ringo Starr told reporters that there's no way there will be a Beatles reunion anytime soon. 

- Apparently nobody bothered to tell Ringo that John and George are no longer with us. 

- In addition, he added that he has no plans to appear on "The Ed Sullivan Show" this fall. 


A British chef introduced a burger that tastes like human flesh. 

- I think we already have a product like's called "Manwich". 

- He claims he uses only the finest ingredients including "Ground Chuck". 

- He plans on expanding the menu to include "Frank and Beans".


Have a great day and I'll see you back here Friday with a brand new Podcast!