Recently here on 1057thehawk.com, Barbara LaRue had a post about her favorite quotes. I read through it, enjoyed it, but then felt sad. "Why did you feel sad?" I'm sure you're wondering. Well I tell you, so stop being so damn impatient. It made me sad because there are very few quotes in this world that inspire me to do anything but get angry. In fact, most of the world's most popular &q
The Most Powerful Man in the State
Today is Election Day 'round this fine nation, but you would have never guessed it here at 105.7 the Hawk! In fact, when I asked my co-workers if they took part in their American obligation, responses ranged from "Huh?" to "Leave me alone, MIKE". After being hurt by everyone's disregard for my feelings, something occured to me. If NO ONE was voting and I was...that could only m
The Non-Classics: Songs You’ll Never Hear on 105.7 The Hawk
We here at 105.7 the Hawk live up to our "classic rock" moniker in spades. The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Bruce Springsteen, .38 Special...all of the all-time greats exist under our (hypothetical) roof. I could write a weekly blog reviewing our finest tunes, but how many times can you type "One of the Best Ever!" "Awesome Song!" "LOVE IT!!!!" before it gets mono
Getting To Know Your DJs: My Fears
Each day I, the handsome and talented Mike Krenek, will help you get to know me better. My goal is to tear down the walls of listener/DJ limitations and get to know each other intimately. Friend intimately, of course. Not intimately intimately!!! I don't want you get the wrong idea about me. We'll start the series with an exploration of my deepest, darkest fears.