Highlights from Thursday, Feb 17, 2011

Thursday, February 17, 2011

The 42nd Annual GMA Dove Award nominations are out, and some congratulations are in order for, among others, our Summer Cruise alumni:

  • Matthew West for Short Form Video of the Year ("My Own Little World")
  • Brandon Heath for Male Vocalist of the Year
  • Francesca Battistelli with 4 nominations, including Female Vocalist of the Year
  • MIKESCHAIR (Carmen's Shoes for Peru artist) with 4 nominations, including  Song of the Year ("Let the Waters Rise")

LISTEN   We called Mike Grayson (MIKESCHAIR) to congratulate him!

GO!  Take a road trip to the Dove Awards with JOY FM listeners!!!!

WATCH  Watch the Doves on GMC and cheer for your favorites.

cupcakes by Nate at Cakes by RonCelebration was in order, too, for our own Kris P. Kreme, who turned (18? 30? 21?) no-one-knows how old today! 

LISTEN   Kris was thrilled to be joining Dave and Bill in the world of e-readers. 

LISTEN   After the celebration, we decided we really missed the cake, so we called Nathan, a local baker.

FEAST   Here's the site (full of tantalizing pictures) for Cakes by Ron

Fans of Jeopardy know that a stupid computer can NEVER win a game of such discernment, nuance and strategy as Jeopardy! However, a SMART computer; now, that's a different story.

LISTEN   Dave congratulated the new Jeopardy all-time champion, Watson.