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Koz & Jen


SHOW NOTES 1/7/20

* Selena Gomez had an unfortunate encounter with a sea creature while on vacation in Hawaii.

* Coyote sightings are on the rise around Chicago. If you see one, call 3-1-1. If a coyote is threatening your pet, call 9-1-1.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report has a mistaken case of “if you hear something, say something” and took place in Florida. Hear what happened on the Lack podcast.

* Jen won 3-11 vs CJ from Elgin on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Hear the questions and test your pop culture knowledge on the SBPQ podcast!



SHOW NOTES 1/6/20

* Lizzo had done what many of us say we’re going to do…she quit Twitter. She said there’s too many trolls and she will come back “when she feels like it”.

* The Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Florida and involved a very interesting home invasion. Hear what happened on the Lack podcast!

* If you know the name of the store from ‘Superstore’, you could have won dinner on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Hear the questions on the SBPQ podcast!



SHOW NOTES 1/3/20

* Justin Bieber released his new song ‘Yummy’ today and we’re asking your opinion. Weigh in on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and let us know what you think!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in the U.K. and involves an interesting tattoo prank. Hear the story on the Lack of Intelligence Report podcast!

* Do you know what bill Alexander Hamilton is on? If you do, you could have won Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz today! Hear all the questions on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 1/2/20

* Did you watch ABC Chicago’s New Year’s Eve countdown show? All you really need to see is Terrell Brown and Cheryl Scott’s opening dance sequence!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place right here in Illinois and involved a bad excuse for speeding. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* Jen started 2020 with a win on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Hear the questions and test your pop culture knowledge on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 12/30/19

On today’s show:

* Lady Gaga hints at another extension of her Vegas residency.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Alabama and involved a classic case of “spelling counts”. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* Find out if Jen ended the year with a Show Biz Pop Quiz win or loss on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 12/19/19

On today’s show:

* ‘Cats’ comes out tomorrow and Rotten Tomatoes has not been kind. It has a mere 19% as of this post and the comments are brutal.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in California and involved a man stealing frozen shrimp in his pants. Hear the story on the Lack podcast.

* It was a 2-2 tie on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Do you know who won the Super Bowl last year? You could have had dinner! Hear the questions on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 12/17/19

On today’s show:

* Taylor Swift will NOT be getting an Oscar. The academy announced the short list of potential nominees for the upcoming awards show, including original song. Her song ‘Beautiful Ghosts’ from the movie “Cats” is not on the list.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Wisconsin and resulted in jail time over toilet paper. Hear what happened on the Lack podcast.

* Did Jen bounce back from yesterday’s loss on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz? Find out on the SBPQ podcast!



SHOW NOTES 12/16/19

On today’s show:

* If you missed the Macy’s commercial on SNL this weekend, you missed quite possibly the funniest sketch they’ve done in a while. It’s funny because it feels so real.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Halifax and involved air freshener and a lighter. Hear the full story on the Lack of Intelligence Podcast.

* It was an historic day on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Hear what went down on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 12/13/10

On today’s show:

* It’s Taylor Swift’s 30th birthday today! Jen dedicated this week’s Pop Culture Commute to discussing what in the world we could get for the girl who has everything. See the video on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

* The Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Brazil and involved a man dressing up as his mother to take her driving test. Hear what went down on the Lack podcast.

* Today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz requires you to know the lyrics to the National Anthem. See if you know the answers on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 12/11/19

On the show today:

* Earlier today a Chicago Park District truck was attempting to de-ice the lake front path when something crazy happened. The people are okay. The truck? Not so much.

* Did you hear about the real estate company that gave it’s employees a major surprise at the holiday party? Read about it here and try to be happy with your jelly of the month club.

* Tired of the kids constantly whining they want this-and-this-and-this when you’re at the store shopping around the holidays? One mom has a genius solution. You’re welcome.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in the U.K. and involved a bad haircut. Hear the story on the Lack podcast.

* Do you know the name of the bad guys from ‘Home Alone’? Hear all of the questions from Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 12/10/19

On the show today:

* People were giving Khalil Mack a hard time after learning he didn’t pass out candy on Halloween, but he did something WAY better this holiday season. Through his foundation, Mack paid off layaway bills for 300 hoppers at his hometown Wal Mart – a total of $80,000!

* It’s crunch time! If you need to send a package out for the holidays, here are the dates you need to know!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Florida and involved a check-out line fight. Listen to the full story on the Lack of Intelligence Report podcast.

* Do you know who Blake Shelton divorced in 2015? That’s one of the questions on today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Test your knowledge on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 12/9/19

On today’s show:

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Washington and involved an RV stuck in a Taco Bell drive thru. Hear what went down on the Lack podcast and catch up on the ones you missed, too!

* On Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz, we had a 3-3 tie between Jen and Jessica from Wauconda. Listen to the questions and find out how you would have done on today’s episode on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 12/6/19

On today’s show:

* Taylor Swift released a Christmas song and video!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Nashville and involved an accidental Facebook live. Hear the whole story on the Lack podcast.

* Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz ended with a score of 3-2. Who won? Find out on the SBPQ podcast.

* Camila Cabello was on Jimmy Fallon singing song lyrics badly translated by Google. It’s hilarious. Watch the video here.



SHOW NOTES 12/5/19

On today’s show:

* SURPRISE! Taylor Swift is dropping a Christmas song TONIGHT!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Canada and was a case of mistaken identity. Listen to what happened on the Lack podcast.

* Do you remember who Billie Eilish introduced on the AMAs last month? Test your knowledge with the SBPQ podcast!

* The internet is cancelled because the best thing ever has been shared and we can all just go home. Click here for the best cat video ever.



SHOW NOTES 12/4/19

On today’s show:

* Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom have “postponed” their wedding that was supposed to happen this month. Jen’s got some thoughts in the latest Pop Culture Commute.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Florida and involved a man who tried to trade in his rental care for a new Mercedes. Hear what went down on the Lack of Intelligence podcast.

* Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz came down to question 3. Hear who won and test your own pop culture knowledge on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 12/3/19

On today’s show:

* We have your final chances to get in the door for the Christmas Pop Up Party with Fitz and the Tantrums TONIGHT!! Listen for your chance to get on the list at 2:20, 3:20, and 4:20!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Arizona and involved a girl trying to beat curfew by sneaking down the chimney. Hear what happened on the Lack of Intelligence podcast.

* Find out if Jen bounced back from yesterday’s loss on the Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz podcast!



SHOW NOTES 12/2/19

On today’s show:

* Shawn Mendes had to cancel a concert in Brazil because of laryngitis. Get well soon!

* Taylor Swift had a star-studded Friendsgiving celebration before heading to London to spend the holiday with her love Joe Alwyn!

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Idaho and involved a teenager in a high chair. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* It was a tough round of questions on today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz! Find out who won on the SBPQ podcast.



SHOW NOTES 11/26/19

On today’s show:

* We have your invitation only passes to the Eric in the Morning Christmas Pop Up Party with Fitz and the Tantrums. Listen for your chance to win at 2:20, 3:20, and 4:20 this afternoon!

* Taylor Swift has new merch available on her website and it’s based on what she wore for her American Music Awards performance.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Joliet and involved a DUI and a TMI. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz ended in a 3-2 match. Who won? Find out on the SBPQ podcast.

* Never thought we’d say this, but Kim Kardashian is a genius. She has a M&Ms hack that is a game changer. See it here and try it for yourself.



SHOW NOTES 11/25/19

expressOn today’s show:

* Everyone sneaks snacks into the movie theater, but have you ever seen anyone sneak a PIE into an NFL game? It happened at yesterday’s Bears game.

* During the AMAs there was an ad for the upcoming film “Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker” and in it we saw both Ed Sheeran and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Are either of them going to be in the film? No one will say. We shall find out on December 20th when the credits roll.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Ohio and involved a woman setting her car on fire because it was dirty. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast.

* Today’s Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz was a special American Music Awards edition! See who won the battle between Jen and Tim from Chicago on the SBPQ podcast!



SHOW NOTES 11/22/19

On today’s show:

* We spoke with Adam from AJR. He filled us in on the show they had to cancel this weekend. Jack is really sick, so he’s on doctors orders to rest and the rescheduled date is January 17 at the Aragon. If you have tickets or VIP passes, those same ones from this weekend will be honored on that day.

* Today’s Lack of Intelligence Report took place in Wisconsin and involved a dude who made some fake license plates for his car. Hear the full story on the Lack podcast!

* Jen managed a win today on Jen’s Show Biz Pop Quiz. Hear the questions on the SBPQ podcast.