Sam Bass

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Random Acts Of Kindness

Sad news recently out of one of my all time favorite countries, Canada!  A  very disturbed young man in Alberta commits the worst mass murder in the city’s history! He killed 5. Yes, bad stuff [...]

KyXy–04/17/2014

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Where Science Dares To Dream

If you’ve never been to the Salk Institute, GO. The architectural beauty alone is enough to take your breath away. Looking at that picture above, the vast westward facing expanse will encourage your imagination to soar. [...]

KyXy–04/13/2014

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Today Is Free Cone Day At Ben & Jerry’s

I love ice cream. Especially when it’s FREE, which it is at Ben & Jerry’s no less, today, Tuesday April 8th from noon till 8PM. Why is it “Free Cone Day” today? To quote an [...]

KyXy–04/08/2014

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Greatest Invention Ever

My dad swore by this stuff. Every time he and mom would come out from NY for their annual visit, before they’d head back home, he’d make sure I had at least 3 or 4 [...]

KyXy–04/07/2014

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Downtown’s Crown Jewel

I first posted this blog in February. It was inspired by a behind the scenes tour I took of Petco Park. In honor of  our “Opening Day Broadcast” from the Tin Fish Gaslamp. Enjoy the [...]

KyXy–04/01/2014

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American Freedom Festival Returns To The USS Midway

Celebrate our veterans & military families this Memorial Day weekend under the stars aboard the historic USS Midway Museum at the 5th Annual American Freedom Festival San Diego with a performance by the World Classic [...]

KyXy–03/31/2014

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Pennant Fever Yet?

San Diego’s Gaslamp and East Village are alive with the sounds of Spring. Birds chirping, out of town college kids ordering drinks with  fake id cards in the bars along 5th Ave, and the sound of [...]

KyXy–03/31/2014

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RSVP for the Free Affordable Care Act Breakfast!

Join KyXy 96.5 and Kaiser Permanente, SDEDC, SBA and Moss Adams for an informative breakfast designed to educate small business owners on the Affordable Care Act! You will learn how the Affordable Care Act can benefit your business, provide [...]

KyXy–03/24/2014

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Take A Navy Shower!

The first time I heard the term “Navy Shower” was when I was crossing the Pacific on a US Merchant Marine cargo ship. Fresh water was a precious commodity on that old rust bucket so [...]

KyXy–03/24/2014

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I’m Drowning In The Office Pool

She was 23 and working in our front office as a temp. She had tri-colored hair, a tattoo of a cross on the back of her neck and two rings on her lower lip. She [...]

KyXy–03/21/2014