2015 Grammy Award Winners!

Album of the Year:  “Morning Phase”Beck

 

Record of the Year:  “Stay with Me (Darkchild Version)”Sam Smith

 

Song of the Year:  “Stay with Me (Darkchild Version)”Sam Smith

 

Best New Artist:  Sam Smith

 

Best Pop Album:  “In the Lonely Hour”Sam Smith

 

Best Traditional Pop Album:  “Cheek to Cheek”Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

 

Best Pop Solo Performance:  “Happy (Live)”Pharrell

 

Best Pop Performance By a Duo or Group:  “Say Something”A Great Big World with Christina Aguilera

 

Best Rock Song:  “Ain’t It Fun”Paramore

 

Best Rock Album:  “Morning Phase”Beck

 

Best Rock Performance:  “Lazaretto”Jack White

 

Best Metal Performance:  “The Last in Line”Tenacious D

 

Best Alternative Music Album:  “St. Vincent”St. Vincent

 

Best R&B Song:  “Drunk in Love”Beyoncé featuring Jay Z

 

Best R&B Album:  “Love, Marriage, and Divorce”Toni Braxton and Babyface

 

Best R&B Performance:  “Drunk in Love”Beyoncé featuring Jay Z

 

Best Traditional R&B Performance:  “Jesus Children”Robert Glasper Experiment featuring Lalah Hathaway and Malcolm-Jamal Warner

 

Best Rap Song:  “I”Kendrick Lamar

 

Best Rap Album:  “The Marshall Mathers LP2″Eminem

 

Best Rap Performance:  “I”Kendrick Lamar

 

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration:  “The Monster”Eminem featuring Rihanna

 

Best Urban Contemporary Album:  “Girl”Pharrell

Best Country Song:  “I’m Not Gonna Miss You”Glen Campbell

 

Best Country Album:  “Platinum”Miranda Lambert

 

Best Country Solo Performance:  “Something in the Water”Carrie Underwood

 

Best Country Performance By a Duo or Group:  “Gentle on My Mind”The Band Perry

 

Best Americana Album:  “The River & the Thread”Rosanne Cash

 

Best American Roots Song:  “A Feather’s Not a Bird”Rosanne Cash

Best Soundtrack:  “Frozen” . . . and the Best Score went to “The Grand Budapest Hotel”

 

Best Song Written for Visual Media:  “Let It Go” (for “Frozen”),  Idina Menzel

 

Best Arrangement:  The a capella group Pentatonix

 

Best Music Video:  “Happy”Pharrell

 

Best Music Film:  “20 Feet from Stardom”

 

Best Reggae Album:  “Fly Rasta”Ziggy Marley

 

Best Folk Album:  “Remedy”Old Crow Medicine Show

 

Best Dance Recording:  “Rather Be”Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne

 

Best Dance / Electronica Album:  “Syro”,  Aphex Twin

 

 

This Day In History – February 6

1926

In Dubuque, Iowa the first doughnut making machine was launched by a company called Trausch Bakery!

Look at how far these thing have come:

1932

Dog sled racing became an Olympic sport in Lake Placid, NY!

Mush! Mush!

1935

Monopoly went on sale for the very first time!

1971

NASA Astronaut Alan B. Shepard used a six-iron that he had brought and swung at three golf balls on the surface of the moon.

I hope he yelled Fore!! 

and then lastly…

Lots of birthdays today!  

Babe Ruth – 1895

Ronald Reagan – 1911

Bob Marley – 1945

My dad was born in El Dorado, Kansas in 1962

and then, of course:

Happy birthday to Megan!

She was born in Salem, New Jersey in 1983!

-Tyler Jackson

Man Refuses to Give Up Son With Downs Syndrome

How’s this for an awesome dad?  A woman gave birth to a son who had Downs Syndrome. She didn’t want him, but the father did, so she filed for divorce.  The father kept the boy, and is doing everything he can to provide a wonderful life for him.  Wanna tear up- AND help this man and his son out? Read more here!

The disgusting truth about your hygiene habits!

We live in a germy world. That’s a fact. So in the quest to conquer the microbes that are all around us, researchers have complied a list reminding us how often we need to clean certain things. To read more about what needs a good scrubin’, you can see that HERE, otherwise, remember these:

Sweaty sheetsonce a week 

Pillowsevery three months

Dirty dogs every two months

Bras – every two days 

and the biggest daily offender: 

Your cell phone! That bad boy is a germ trap! Clean it — every day! 

(AND DON’T FORGET TO WASH YOUR HANDS OFTEN!!!!!!)

-Tyler Jackson

One Family, Three Sets of Twins

The Riggs family of Prosper, Texas just welcomed their THIRD set of twins to the family. The first two sets came through fertility treatments and the third set came the old fashioned way. Check out the video to see the adorable handfuls for yourself.