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Posts from October 2012


iPod iDol - Halloween 2012
For a special Halloween version of iPod iDol, the Wake Up Call perform some classic Halloween songs. Watch the video and let us know who was your favorite in the comments:

 

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Bobbing for Apples
Katie claims that she was a champion "apple bobber" as a kid and that she can still get 9 apples in under a minute. Watch the video and find out if she can back up her talk:

 

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Paul Robins Pooped On
While reporting live from McCovey Cove in San Francisco, FOX40’s Paul Robins was pooped on by a seagull. Watch video below:



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Jason and Katie Booed
Jason and Katie hosted the costume contest for Thunder Valley Casino Resort's "Sinner's & Saint's Party." Watch the video below of them getting booed while they were on stage during the contest:

(Booing starts around :50)


Listen to the Wake Up Call talk about the event here:
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Black Licorice
The Wake Up Call each really hate black licorice. That's why they thought it would be a good idea to take the Black Licorice Challenge!

Watch as they each reach into a bag filled with only black and red licorice and immediately stick whatever they selected into their mouths:

 


Then later in the show the Wake Up Call tried it again:
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Gavin the Samurai
Watch video of Gavin attempting to chop a pumpkin in half with a samurai sword:

 


After watching Gavin, Jason and Katie decided to give it a try:

 
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Gavin the Samurai
Here is a video that has been making its way around the Internet of a guy chopping up water bottles with a samurai sword:



After watching this video, Gavin and Katie got into an argument because Gavin claimed he could chop a pumpkin in half with a samurai sword. Listen to the Wake Up Call talk about that here:
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Katy Perry Sings with Autistic Fan
Comedy Central’s “Night of Too Many Stars” is a live variety show hosted by Jon Stewart airing this Sunday to raise money for autism programs. Many celebs will be there either helping out on the phone banks or performing, including Katy Perry who performs with a young autistic fan, Jodi DiPiazza.

Watch this heartwarming video here:


More find out more about Comedy Central’s “Night of Too Many Stars” here.

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Sam's Favorite New Toys
Jason's son Sam, is obsessed with his new toy balls. Jason is worried that when he talks about his son's "balls" someone is going to overhear him and he is going to get in trouble.

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WUC Homeless Signs
Jason saw a homeless person with a that was so funny that he gave him some money. While talking about the sign, the Wake Up Call wonder which one of them could come up with the best homeless person sign.

Listen to the Wake Up Call talk about that here:


Each member of the Wake Up Call made their own sign, which one would you give money to:






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Katie at Fright Planet
Here is video of Katie losing her mind while walking through the attractions at Fright Planet:

 


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Snoop Dogg's Hot Pocket Commercial
Snoop Dogg did a parody of "Drop It Like it's Hot" called "Pocket Like it's Hot" for a Hot Pocket commercial.

Watch the video of it right here:


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QVC Host Faints on Live TV
QVC host, Cassie Slane passed out on live TV and the guy with her keeps trying to sell the product!

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Where were you when you passed out? Listen to the Wake Up Call and some of their listeners share their stories:
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Sesame Street Censored
After Mitt Romney's controversial comments about wanting to cut funding to PBS and Sesame Street, the Wake Up Call were reminded of this "Unnecessary Censorship" clip from Jimmy Kimmel Live:



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Acoustic Gangnam Style Cover
Check out this awesome acoustic cover of Psy's "Gangnam Style" by a band from UC Berkeley.



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Nicki Minaj Goes Off on Mariah Carey
Cameras caught Nicki Minaj going off on Mariah Carey behind the scenes at the Charlotte auditions for the next season of American Idol. Watch the video here:



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Kwayzar - The 83-Year-Old Rapper
Check out this video of the 83-year-old rapper Kwayzar. Katie thinks this guy is awesome. Gavin thinks he's gross.

Watch the video and decide for yourself:



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Katie's Version of BYOB
Katie brings her own bread to the LaBou next to the station. This always causes her order to take a long time and Gavin thinks it is very embarrassing. Katie thinks it's normal, so Gavin secretly filmed it!



Listen to Katie try and defend herself:
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"I Just Wanna Ride Bikes With You" Wedding Video
Here is a video a woman made for her fiance to surprise him on their wedding day. The video was originally posted on YouTube but has since been taken down (we found a bootleg copy to share with you).



Buzzfeed has a higher quality version of the video with the videos original description written by the woman who made it.

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