Joe Hyer Blogs

GRAMMY Awards: How Are the Trophies Actually Made?

They take 15 hours to make. They are the only major entertainment award trophies that are still poured by hand. Oh, and they’re made in a small town whose population is just 945 people. They are the trophies that will be awarded during this year's GRAMMY Awards. Craftsman John Billings, who resides... Read More

What's Coming To Netflix in January 2018

January is a great time to put the New Year's resolutions on hold, of course, by sitting o the couch with Netflix. It's also a great time of the year to snuggle up to Netflix & chill. So what's coming to Netflix in January? We've got you covered. Some highlights include for Netflix's... Read More

CBS & Grammys Announced Televised Elton John Tribute Concert

Elton John is about to be honored in a big way. CBS is planning an Elton John Grammy Tribute concert next month. CBS, the Recording Academy and AEG announced plans on Friday for Elton John: I'm Still Standing - A Grammy Salute concert. The Madison Square Garden show is scheduled to take place on... Read More

POLL: Traditional Christmas Lights or Projector "Laser" Lights?

It's the trend in holiday decorating that is sweeping the country. In fact, your neighbor probably is using it. Yet, we've found how polarizing this new trend truly is. We're talking about laser Christmas lights. You know, the Christmas light displays that project green, red and "festive dots" onto... Read More

Scientist: "Man Flu" Is Real! Illness Hits Men Harder

Fellas, there is now SCIENCE to prove to your wife that you are NOT over-reacting the next time that you come down with a cold. Our wives and girlfriends always seem to be accusing us of overreacting when we get sick, right? They always say that we're reacting like a child, so they call it the "man... Read More

What's Leaving Netflix in December 2017

The beginning of a month always means it's time to say goodbye to some Netflix programming. The streaming service often moves (and adds) a lot of programming each month. So we're sharing the list a little early so you have time to watch any programs that will be expiring from the streaming giant... Read More

What's Coming To Netflix in December 2017

The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting colder. Plus, we're all getting ready for the holidays, so there is also a ton of great holiday content coming to Netflix in December. Some highlights include for Netflix's programming this month include: All THREE of The Santa Clause films... Read More
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10 Chain Restaurants That Will Be Open on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to be with friends and family, but you don't have to do it at home. Many restaurants will open their doors to feed you (and your family) next Thursday. In fact, about 10% of Americans will celebrate the holiday at a restaurant . Who can blame them? Who wants to deal with the... Read More