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Koz & Jen


SHOW NOTES 11/13/19

On today’s show:

* A ‘Friends’ reunion maaaaay be on the way. IF it happens, it will happen on HBO Max. Contracts are not signed yet, but standby for updates.

* Jen shared another Pop Culture Commute video today – this time reviewing two of the new shows on Disney+ streaming service. Check out the video on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in the U.K. and involved the crashing of a very expensive car. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* Today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz had a tough ‘Friends’ question. See if you know the answer on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 11/12/19

On today’s show:

* Just a few chances left to qualify to Mixperience Jonas Brothers in Paris! 2:20, 3:20, 4:20 – those are the times we will hook you up with tix to the December 3rd show at Allstate Arena. Who will go to Paris? Find out tomorrow on Eric in the Morning!

* The Little Monsters are going savage on Lady Gaga after she tweeted that she doesn’t remember her own album ‘Artpop’. Stay for the comments.

* The world’s largest Starbucks opens in Chicago on Michigan ave this Friday!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Disneyland and involved a grown man breaking Tarzan’s bridge. Hear the full story on the Lack of Intelligence Report podcast!

* Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz ended in a 2-2 tie today. Hear the questions and see if you would have won on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 11/11/19

On the show today:

* The E! People’s Choice Awards were last night, and Mix artists were EVERYWHERE! See the full list of winners here.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Madison and involved a bar fight over Christmas music. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast. You can even catch up on the stories you may have missed!

* Today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz featured contestant Kristie from Chicago. Find out who won on the SBPQ podcast!



SHOW NOTES 11/8/19

On today’s show:

* New disposable cups by Hefty could be a party game changer! See what it’s all about here and pick your favorite.

* Oprah announced her 2019 Oprah’s Favorite Things list!

* The Lack of Intelligence Report took place in South Carolina and involved mixed up drink order. When you ask for lemon, you should just get lemon. Hear the whole story on the Lack podcast.

* Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz came down to the final question. Hear the dramatic finish on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 11/7/19

On today’s show:

* Mixperience Jo Bros at 2:20, 3:20, and 4:20! The final chances this week to see them in concert December 3rd and then qualify to meet them in Paris!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Northampton and involved a woman driving her SUV into a landscape trailer. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz was a 2-2 tie today. See if you can get all 3 questions right on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES

On today’s show:

* The Jonas Brothers will release a Christmas song this Friday!

* Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons had an impromptu jam session in someone’s driveway on Halloween and it was awesome.

* The official City of Chicago Christmas tree has been selected and it’s from the front yard of a man in Elgin! The tree lighting ceremony will take place in Millennium park on November 15th.

* The Lack of Intelligence Report took place in North Carolina and involved a look into the future. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast!

* Lady Gaga confessed to Oprah that the Oscar performance of ‘Shallow’ with Bradley Cooper was orchestrated – they WANTED people to think they were in love. Well it worked…

* Download the Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz podcast to see if Jen maintained her winning streak against Courtney from Chicago.



SHOW NOTES 11/5/19

On today’s show:

* Mixperience Jonas Brothers at 2:20, 3:20, and 4:20! Your chance to see them at Allstate Arena on December 3rd, and qualify to meet them in Paris!

* Jen is back with another Jen’s Pop Culture Commute in which she discusses the cat on Monday Night Football and Sean Spicer on Dancing With the Stars. Check it out on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Florida and involved a dude on someone’s roof on Halloween. He doesn’t know how he got there, but we have a pretty good idea. Hear the full story on the Lack of Intelligence Report podcast.

* Jen got her 400th win on today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Hear the full episode on the SBPQ podcast.

* The boot is back! After a 3 year hiatus, the boot mug will return to Christkindlmarket 2019! See the design here and get excited!



SHOW NOTES 11/4/19

On today’s show:

* The first half of yesterday’s Bears game was…well…a mess. We recreated it in :24 seconds. Check it out on our Facebook page, Instagram or Twitter.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Florida and involved a guy falling asleep on train tracks! Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* On Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz, question one was super hard. See if you know it by listening to the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 11/1/19

On today’s show:

* As if she doesn’t have enough jobs, Kelly Clarkson announced today that she will begin a Vegas residency in April of 2020!

* The World Series Trophy is broken – again. The Cubs started what would become at tradition in 2016 by busting off some of the flags and it has happened every year since. The Nationals have done the same and the poor trophy needs repairs once again.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in the U.K. and involved a dude taking advantage of some falling leaves. Hear what happened on the Lack podcast.

* Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz was a 3-3 tie today! Listen to the questions and test your own pop culture knowledge on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 10/31/19

On the show today:

* Mixperience Jo Bros! We have your chance to qualify to meet the bros in Paris at 2:20, 3:20 and 4:20 this afternoon!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Germany and involved a group of post-funeral mourners accidentally eating a “special” cake. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* It was a special Halloween edition of Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz today! Hear the spooky questions and see how you would have done on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 10/30/19

On today’s show:

* World Series game 7 is tonight and it has been an historic series between the Washington Nationals and the Houston Astros. It’s the first time in history that all games have been won on the road. The Nats game 6 win in Houston last night is was beat the existing record. It all ends tonight!

* Lewis Capaldi had a pretty funny reaction to finding out “Someone You Loved”. Most of it is not safe for radio, but it’s the part involving a lion that really got us. Check out the full story here.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Nebraska and involved someone trying to open a bank account with a fake $1 million bill. Hear the full story on the Lack of Intelligence Report podcast.

* Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz ended in a 3-2 win for Jen vs Mike from Woodridge. Hear the questions and see how you do with them on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 10/29/19

On today’s show:

* Tuesday means Mixperience Jo Bros in Paris! 2:20, 3:20 and 4:20 are the times you can call in to win tix to the December 3rd show at Allstate Arena AND qualify to meet the Bros in Paris!

* Taco Tuesday is awesome, but how about Taco Wednesday? I mean, we don’t have a team in the World Series, but here’s a reason to be invested in the game – stolen bases means free Taco Bell!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Germany and involved a dude trying to win his girlfriend back – a girlfriend in prison. You can catch up on any stories you may have missed with the Lack of Intelligence Report podcast.



SHOW NOTES 10/28/19

On today’s show:

* Taylor Swift will be on ‘The Voice’ tonight! She will be mentoring the remaining contestants during the knockout rounds.

* Chance the Rapper hosted Saturday Night Live this past weekend. He was repping Chicago big time, including a special rap about the Second City. Watch it here and enjoy!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Michigan and involved a new tire test drive gone bad. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz ended in a 3-3 tie today. Hear the questions and see how you would do against Jen on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 10/25/19

On today’s show:

* We are still taking votes to see if Jen’s husband should wear his Kahlil Mack jersey on Sunday. He’s known for his sport curses and the last time the Bears won was the last time Max DIDN’T have the jersey on. We are letting you decide. Go vote on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram – all @kozandjen

* Remember that crazy popular Popeyes chicken sandwich that sold out and made people really angry? It’s coming back! Not only that, but the company is looking to hire 2 employees per store just to be in charge of pushing out the sandwiches.

* The Lack of Intelligence Report took place in New Jersey and involved a funeral home putting the wrong body in a casket. What they told the family is is insane. Hear the entire story on the Lack of Intelligence Report podcast!

* It’s bragging rights for Dave from Wilmette after a 3-3 tie on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Challenge yourself to today’s questions by listening to the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 10/24/19

On today’s show:

* We have Jo Bro tix! At 2:20, 3:20, and 4:20 today we give you a chance to go to the December 3rd show at Allstate Arena and qualify you for a chance to see them in Paris!

* American Music Award nominations are out!
Post Malone leads the nominations with 7, Ariana Grande and Billie Eilish have 6 each. Eilish and Lizzo are both up for new artist of the year. Taylor Swift has 5 nominations, and if she wins just twice she will hold the record for most total AMA wins ever.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in California and involved a drunk guy stealing a Santa suit from a church. It’s a great story, so check it out on the Lack of Intelligence podcast.

* Jen snagged a win from Morgan from Chicago on today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Hear the questions and see how you would do on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 10/23/19

On today’s show:

* David Ross is the rumored chosen one! Word is that the Cubs could announce Grandpa Rossy as the new Cubs manager as soon as this week!

* Jimmy Fallon is savage! He had Jessica Biel on the show last night and busted out old footage of Biel saying she wasn’t a fan her now-husband Justin Timberlake’s band N’SYNC. Watch the clip if you like awkward moments.

* Have you heard about our next Mixperience!? It’s the Jonas Brothers in PARIS! Starting tomorrow at 7:20, we have 10 chances for you to win tickets to their December 3rd show at Allstate Arena. Those tickets qualify you for a chance to meet the guys in Paris!

* Halloween is meant to be creepy right? So I guess Puddles the Clown doing Lizzo’s “Juice” qualifies. The video is…disturbing. So if you like that sort of thing, check it out!

* Maren Morris is pregnant! The singer announced she and her husband are expecting a baby boy in 2020.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Sacramento when a reporter was fired to damaging classic cars while on assignment. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* Jen bounced back from yesterday’s loss on today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Hear the episode and test your pop culture knowledge on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 10/22/19

On today’s show:

* The final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker dropped during Monday Night Football and Jen has way too many feels. See the latest ‘Jen’s Pop Culture Commute’ on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter and join the conversation!

* Remember when bachelor Pilot Pete had that “freak accident” on the golf course while filming and had to get 22 stitches? Well, now we know it was his forehead that he busted. The first photos have arrived of him with a large flesh-colored bandage on his forehead. Also, he looks…different…overall.
Did he get a little nip/tuck while he was there too? See the picture here and decide for yourself.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Colorado and involved someone blowing up pumpkins in a field with fireworks and causing $70,000 worth of damage. We hate this guy. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* Jen lost 3-2 on today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Hear the questions and test your own pop culture knowledge on the SBPQ podcast.

* Koz found the creepiest thing ever. How about a phone case made of synthetic human skin? Yep, that’s a thing!



SHOW NOTES 10/21/19

On today show:

* On Friday Koz asked his son to teach him how to ride a unicycle so he could be more like Justin Beiber. Well, hopefully better than Bieber who wiped out. Koz tried it and the results are…about what you’d expect. Check it out for yourself and feel free to comment.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Ohio and involved a man driving around with a road sign in his front window. Let’s just say he didn’t pass the sobriety test. Hear what happened on the Lack of Intelligence Report podcast.

* Today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz took on a new format! It’s now 3 pop culture questions and if you get more right than Jen, you win! Today it was Jen vs Joanna from Streamwood. See who walked away victorious under the new rules on the SBPQ podcast.dtj



SHOW NOTES 10/17/19

On today’s show:

* It’s the last day for Double Your Paycheck! Listen for the final three names at 2:20, 3:20, and 4:20!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Ohio and involved a woman who didn’t want to take her husband to visit his girlfriend. For real. Hear the entire story on the Lack podcast!

* Question 5 was a tough one on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz! Listen to the SBPQ podcast and see if you know the answer!



SHOW NOTES 10/16/19

On today’s show:

* Ahead of a possible CPS teacher strike, there is no school on Thursday. If you have a kid in CPS and need information on where your child can go, all the information is here.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Arizona when a Padres pitcher got intoxicated and tried to enter a stranger’s home through the doggy door. It didn’t end well. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* It was a 5-5 tie on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Find out if you can get all 5 answers right on the SBPQ podcast.