Aug 23, 2013|
Tommy takes your calls and talks to listeners about your favorite Saints uniform combinations and your guilty pleasure foods
Tommy talks to Kevin in Metairie about his wife's need for medication to cope with constant, chronic pain.
Tommy talks to WWL-TV reporter Meg Farris about a new report that New Orleans had more drug-related deaths than homicides.
Tommy talks to State Representative Cameron Henry about the current state and the future of TOPS.
Tommy talks to David Howard, Professor in the Dept. of Health Policy and Management at Emory University, about the state of Obamacare going forward.
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That Ali's nicely and give your heart you folks love me sparkly smile. Made good money out of my animals. Speaking out gigs on TV TV guides out with a list of who makes one in some of these. Some of these amounts surprised me and who. They keep in mind I think TV is the ultimate. -- In a way it's ultimately capitalism because it's all about what you bring in to the networks -- in another way it's not because a lot of these people -- -- conversation yesterday. Who knew somebody who went out to Hollywood and it would get their name on the marquee you know items on their credits as a special guest star you know on NC I answer one of these things. And our -- in sixty year -- and switch in LA is not a lot of money. So just like Minor League Baseball team where they might have one or two guys that they knew it was gonna make it to the show. You have other people -- -- and -- you know means a field two teams so yank guys playing for 8912100 dollars a month. They don't have a shot making it to the bigs and and they put their life in essence on multiply minor league baseball's. Provide a supporting cast for these two or three there really are gonna make it -- Analysts in the some of these numbers Mark Harmon and CIS 525000. Plus points. So I guess that's how much the shield makes Claire Danes on homeland quarter million dollars per episode. Peter deeply John game of drones 150000 at the bottom of of this top five -- muzzle on -- on orphaned black. I have no idea what that -- is which he makes fifty grand an episode. Comedies per episode Ashton Kutcher who replaced. Charlie Sheen right on Two and a Half Men. 750000. Dollars an episode. At a networks aren't given his money away it's based on what the production companies based on what they can bring in. Jason Segal I met your mother two and a quarter. An episode. Robin Williams he's back on TV decrees 165000. Episode that's got to be cheap for him that's and I thought about it winning actor I thought that -- kind of low ball that reality shows this one it surprises me. Howard Stern on America's Got Talent I guess they figured a lot more people would be watching with him on it fifteen million a year. The next closest Keith Urban on American Idol five million a year. And then -- is -- Farrakhan. On -- shy as of sunset. 181000 an episode. Now late night TV. Talk shows. You tend to think Leno Letterman Kimmel you know it was blown a mile away Jon Stewart waited seller ratings salary well because he attracts the eighteen to 49 demo that advertises a look and -- 25 to thirty million Leno took a -- caddies and the twenty million Letterman's production company excepted last. Twenty million and ABC's in a way getting a bargain didn't camel for ten million. Now let's go to news real quick here before you move on. Matt lollar NBC highs made news guy 2225. Million. On NBC. And then it takes a huge dip to Rachel -- on MSNBC seven million. I'm Scott Kelly CBS evening news anchor five million a year Matt Powell on MSNBC. Is making more then the anchors on the big tree. Yeah well -- -- Kelly I don't know they don't have. Brian Williams was really care about but he knows -- ABC anymore did they do news. Getting and then daytime syndication shows that highest paid of them all do you know who it is. Artsy Oprah's gone on really gas is Dr. Phil no Judge Judy -- Katie Couric is second at ten million. Judge Judy rakes in 47. Million dollars a year because they're chill makes that must. A little more than we. And again. That's relentlessly and they're not ready set I don't need right now. Like -- sells the advertising and and that's what they apparently much stock there was interest in will be right back. Tommy Tucker will talk about the saints will talk about uniforms. And what's your guilty pleasure these kids did a study on Oreo -- what's said one thing you shouldn't have a bit every now and then. You gotta go to the group she's suing get it like some Morey goes and a good cold glass of milk back in a flash on WW. Tommy tiger's seventh nineteen thanks for all the nice text you're sending in the day we'd do our best to keep yet. Here's what we did today we give the information you need only goof off just enough to get two and a good -- as she go to work. Or school and go get a couple of things on a day and a feel Good Friday that you're welcome to weigh in on if you like it. 260187203866889087. Semester students in New York did a study of or Rios. Anyone to see if the double stuffed Oreo -- really word double -- the manga Loria those really were -- -- find out they aren't but. Does it really matter. And it got us thinking when it comes to guilty pleasures those things that you know Dag on well you shouldn't be eating. But every now and -- in -- happened with my daughter not the other day where we. Saw a commercial on TV quite frankly we say you know what it looks pretty good so I got in the car in reasonable masters a story and bell taste is very close picked up a pack of Oreo -- and some milk. And just went crazy with a -- -- coasts and cold milk and you know dawn and well you shouldn't be eaten as what what is your guilty pleasure where every now and then. -- have to happen and you know he shouldn't. India go more sweet or more salty. Because -- mean I'm more sweeten the daughters more salty but. In this case we came together over Orioles. And then I was starting go over this before this guy from ESPN Paul. Whatever his name is it made in his what is it. Paul Lucas wrote here as of this story is in gave his opinion. On the best to worst looking uniforms in the NFL and in his opinion. The they are these. But I would like you to tell me what do you think -- the best and worst looking uniforms in the NFL and specifically when it comes of the saints. What is your favorite combination of saints uniforms. I like black jerseys gold pants. I don't like all lack allowed you do when there's no right or wrong here it's all about your opinion. But this guy said the Chicago Bears -- the best looking uniforms followed by the Packers the raiders Steelers who again can only get the detail on one side of the helmet. The bills a forty niners cowboys. The San Diego Chargers say the Kansas City Chiefs. Followed by the Eagles the Tampa Bay Buccaneers not the old ones not the old dream -- ones the new ones. The jets the colts the patriots. New York Giants Cleveland Browns who are without a -- -- all on the helmet. The Minnesota Vikings the Miami Dolphins the Washington Redskins any puts the saints. At number 21 it. Now see that at all I think the saints know one of the better look at uniforms in the NFL followed by the rams. The Seahawks. Who in terms of tradition it is they've just gone completely crazy as of late the Houston Texans saints opponent this weekend. Followed by the ravens the Denver Broncos and Tennessee Titans. The lions I always like the -- uniforms. The Atlanta Falcons which he doesn't matter what they where you gonna hate those the Arizona Cardinals Carolina Panthers the angles. And the jaguars he's got is the worst look at. So game gimme a call here at T 601878203866889087. Guilty pleasures the things you know you should never eat which just got to have them every now and then. And when it comes NFL uniforms who's got the best who's gotten worse -- what's that outside of the saints. And what's the best combination when it comes saints uniforms. Handled it a fun on a few Good Friday 723. Right now though time a look at Traficant for that. Harold -- 718 Tommy Tucker with the announced Friday morning talking about NFL uniforms after. ESPN reporter came out with his list of what he thought were the best and worse the bears were at the top of his list of jaguars at the bottom any of the saints. At number -- money. You agree or disagree what what NFL uniforms he liked the best which ones do you like the least and when it comes the saints combinations. Which is favored and what's your least favorite mine like the black jerseys gold pants. And again to text here one right after the other best uniforms saints tuxedo black pants black -- Then right after from a different number guilty pleasure loaded not -- and textures sour cream that's not a question we have gone. What what's that thing that you love to eat. But you can't handle all the time but every down and my Peoria was a cool glass of milk some meals texted in hot chocolate chip cookies that your. Take out of the package and make. In some milk. What is it now anyway they continue -- uniform as a black on black hated. And might have something to do with winning or losing games you tell me wade cut off hi you're on got a W out morning happy Friday. More on the good times it was and you -- The too much -- scored some points and figured they would take them -- black. Which -- on strike down by the way. Arch and sure you know several certainly coming -- -- way to the car story a little bit -- Pinault you're. Not at -- hours. -- always did like Cincinnati. And -- help. I just thought that design. Also. And you know it was appealing communicate it just it's. And it. From all that an injustice sticker you know. Is there anyway you would change the saints uniform like the helmeted anyway besides is that the canceling news and. I am not got. You know the way it is that the site element -- my favorite -- the fanatic they took away it is you know Dutch. Thank you laid alleged cult and today and it and don't count on media guilty pleasure. You know people are aliens. Oreo in oak and on the darker. By the pop up ways to crush from Letterman to know it would have -- You make an Oreo soup. You're. A lady called Avago weekends he seeks 187 Neitzel freak. 86 exit 89087. He attacks comes in white Jersey. And black pants. And then another one comes in they're not very happy at all with the Nike uniform. That knew when they came and I guess two years ago now it says ninety -- the saints uniforms for one had to tone collars hideous. Reduce the helmets -- numbers. Aren't gold anymore they're techie. Look at saints uniforms -- -- pass and looked down -- ruin them whoever any organization and approve the collar and -- -- of gold should be fired. And on -- saints as a money in the NFL but your objection. Is so noted more we come back right now time for -- WL first news and for that we go to Chris. Tommy Tucker WWL first news with the. You land we're glad you with us on this Friday morning. Take what's coming up here in a little bit we're gonna give me the code word or 1000. Dollar nationwide cash contest. And and give it to you before the top of the hour news and from that point you'll have ten minutes. Two to spit it back to is in essence here for chances when a thousand dollars every weekday. Easy to play just listen to -- WO weekdays right -- the top of the hour news at 8 AM noon 3 PM and 6 PM. Related code word then it generated WWL dot com slash cash. Or click on the contests -- WW -- that count and it's just assembled manner Whittier at your office computer hard years Smartphone owner -- ambler. Servant at home. You can win anywhere every weekday. For a lucky listeners nationwide -- a thousand dollars each. So good luck from Smart radio intercom and remember the times a listen right before the top of the hour news at 8 AM. So it's coming up. Noon 3 PM and 6 PM in the 1000 dollar cash contest. On WWL and you'll -- ten minutes to -- and after. I give it to yeah. Also to next hour we're gonna talk about a new app that is available. And it's rather ironic because the people in Brazil have. Complained extensively about the NSA here in the United States and their ability to and to eavesdrop and snoop. They they're not so concerned when it comes as snooping on each other. Particularly boyfriends. And girlfriends it's called the boyfriend dampen it allows you to keep track. Of messages from somebody else's phone. So there's a free app that puts an icon on the phone or there's an app that you can pay for. Only a couple of bucks in the and the icon is hidden. And then what happens is every time that person gets a message texted to them you'd get a copy of it. On your phone. But it gets worse than that. She Kenny they -- blessing she if they do it to the boyfriend's tone of the boyfriend does of the girlfriend's phone. They can even. Send a signal to have the phone pocket dial you without them knowing -- CU can eavesdrop on what's going on analysts do next hour would you ever use an app like that. Where have you ever spied on some money the old fashioned way. And -- wrap up the show talking about this Ohio guy he came back to life he was clinically dead for 45 minutes and only heard his son's voice. Analysts Q what's the closest you've ever come to dying do you think miracles can happen when medicine fails -- talked to a lady who was dead. For like fifteen minutes. And we'll see what she remembers what that experience -- likes to be pretty interest think. I occasionally I'm aware my Tulane T -- my number eighteen to -- T -- that they sold last year for -- walker. Easy young man that that was playing football for two lane and just got -- no weird way and now visa. Quadriplegic in a wheelchair now that's easily kind of things that are stories that make assault. Aware of the dangers of football and Emeka said when they happen and and sometimes we forget about him but. For the people to whom that's happened since their life. 24 hours day seven days a week for the rest of their life and I mention that because. -- dog on threats street's gonna hold a fund raiser for David Walker on Monday night. Will Monday afternoon evening relief from 1:37 o'clock -- donate 10% of what they sell to the -- walker fund which helps support on going medical care for DeVon Walker's seeing go to. -- dogs FaceBook page they're gonna have a chance for you to make additional donations at the counter. And gonna have a special DeVon dog on the menu that was created by Devin walker. He himself -- go out -- that dogged 5030 for a street to help out and as always I would ask you to keep -- walker. And his family in your prayers were talking about saints uniforms NFL uniforms. And guilty pleasures and we'll continue the conversation when we come back. What do you think is the best uniform in the NFL what is the worse. And what the saints uniform combinations do you like best or dislike in if you were to change the saints uniform. How would you do it. And after this New York. Student is class of students do some research on Doritos if you hadn't. To naymick guilty pleasures something you should -- but every now and then you just have to. -- would -- be having some fun and a feel Good Friday. Tommy Tucker back in a flash on WW. Tommy -- 7:47. Friday morning glad you -- on WWL first news we get the code word coming up. In the thousand dollar cash contests of course suit that nations saints' third pre season game Sunday that tuneup. For their regular season because -- you've probably will not see the starters -- the fourth pre season game news tip. Check out those players that are on the bubble and see who makes the final 53 but black and gold taken on -- Texans in Houston at Reliant Stadium on Sunday. Gonna have the feel of a regular season game winning catch -- action here on a flagship we kick things off at 11 o'clock with fans. First stick with -- correct resident pro former saints offensive lineman jumbos Steve court. And Todd Manassas and at 1 o'clock the bond like countdown to kick off with Bobby Hebert and Deke Bellavia. 3 o'clock game time with the best play by play team in football voice of the saints. Jim Henderson saints color analyst looking guy John and saint sideline reporter Christine -- And after the game joining cajun cannon and big TV Bellamy of for the point after. Till 9 PM add it all up comes out that ten dollars of all the walls saints football coverage on saints radio. WWL. Might be good data -- house to a 50% chance for showers all weekend long highs around ninety right now we are already. Closing in on -- now. Go into the attacks that are coming in. About guilty pleasures those things that you shouldn't need but occasionally. The you just gotta have. Lot of attacks at age 787 able we'd love to talk TNT 601878. Toll free 866. 8890878. Were also talking about NFL uniforms. What's your favorite and what's your least favorite when it comes the saints combinations. He'll like it what do you not like so much. Fires guilty pleasures they can bake in bake in Aiken Turkey bacon and finally. They -- No one says bring back the gold jerseys with the black pants. I don't know that. They've ever -- gold jerseys and they nobody's alum. In the stores but on the have never seen the saints Wear gold jerseys if you know give me cull. And 260187. Needle free 866889087. He went to my knowledge it's either been. Black or white guilty pleasure blue bell cookies and cream ice cream with extra Oreo -- crumbled up in it. I don't think you'd wanna hear eat a lot of that deep fried bake it on to host another one says as far as they guilty pleasure. In terms of saints uniforms gotta tell you the all black uniform is very intimidating that's my favorite. Another -- saints black on black with a gold helmet. Guilty pleasure peanut butter bash and dairy queen. And then this text confuses me guilty pleasure pot pies. That that's a guilty pleasure. I thought those used dinner. Guilty pleasure can only from -- Colorado no other place holds a candle. To their canola he's gotta agree with that uniform black Jersey gold pants it's my favorite saints uniform. Another one about the topic that's common topic here considering using the boyfriend -- And if you just joining us next hour to talk about an app that allows you to attract messages they go to another phone have a copy sent to you. And even handle that other phone pocket dial Liu. -- in surreptitiously. Eavesdrop on what's happening without that person known it then why would you date that person. And it's a good question. No says good morning Tommy my wife and I have a guilty pleasure at some really thick slice of -- -- Kate from browsers it's to die for. And I halogen -- cake is. But it sounds good. And one more before we know the phones in terms of NFL uniforms best uniform are the Bengals the worst -- the browns. Anna -- some money from Ohio. But definitely an Ohio seemed to the NFL uniforms. And one quick test about the saints I think the saints have an awesome uniform design black on black baby. Your phone calls when we return got the code word coming up and a thousand dollar nationwide cash contest. Right before the top of the hour news will guarantee when we come back right now though time -- -- gone on time and with that we have Terrell Robinson Johnny tiger's -- WL. -- news and you know we talk about gold jerseys for the saints and I wanted Google images. And put in -- saints gold jerseys and apparently for one game against the vikings they did Wear gold jerseys with. Black hands with a gold and black stripe down the sign -- an Italian there hideous. So that's probably why they warm one time -- never did it again. Not not a good look dean West Bank how quickly your debit. You. -- You. I'm hit a look good. Let that bullets and -- It. In. The and that in without enough. -- That we not in this game. -- -- -- -- -- Judy appreciate.