WHTZ, New York / Z-100 Morning Zoo
SHOW PREP SHEET for: The Six-Hour Super Bowl Satellite
Friday, January 23, 1987
(c) 1987 The Eclectic Company
New York: 212-955-9090
New Jersey: 201-480-9090
Long Island: 516-832-9090
8:00 Mystery Oldie: (1) $100 gift certificate to any location
of The Wiz,
"for everything you need in audio/video,
records, and tape. Nobody—but
nobody—beats The Wiz!"
Office of the Day: Louie Jr, Vito, Laura, Richie, Mike,
Gloria, and Johnny Credit at the Regional
Credit & Service Departments
at Johnson Controls, Inc. in Long Island
City. They'll get five dozen
donuts from Dunkin' Donuts, and a whole
Z-100 prize package including
Mr. Leonard buttons and Z-shirts.
The Zoo's Greatest Hits [Volume 2] is out, at a record store
<< RARE, HARD-TO-GET
Z MORNING ZOO FREE PROMOTIONAL PLUGS >>
*Sutton & Edward on Third Avenue in the City *Brothers Management
*Village Savings Bank in Port Chester *George's TV &
Appliance in Sayville
1987 is International Year of Shelter for the Homeless
(as proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly), The Year of
the Reader (as designated by the Library of Congress Center for the
Book), We the People 200 Celebration Year (in honor of the 200th
anniversary of the United States Constitution), and Pennsylvania and New
Jersey's Bicentennial Year (having been the second and third states
respectively to ratify the Constitution.
January is March of Dimes Birth Defects Prevention Month,
National Hobby Month, National Soup Month, National Volunteer Blood Donor
Month, Prune Breakfast Month, and United Way Centennial Month.
It's also Carnival Season, the time of merriment that lasts
through Shrove Tuesday [a/k/a Mardi Gras], March 3, as a prelude to the
abstemious days of Lent.
And it's the sixth day of Jaycee Week, National Pizza Week,
and Worldwide Kiwanis Week.
Today is National Handwriting Day, to encourage more people
to write clearly and legibly. Celebrated every year on John Hancock's birthday.
You know, Shannon has terrible handwriting. His parents must have thought
it would increase his chances of becoming a doctor <pa-rum-pum!>.
Today is One-Tooth Rhee Landing Day, honoring the Korean
custom in which each government official wears four hats, symbolizing his
contradictory and confusing alliances.
And it's National Activity Professionals Day, National Pie Day,
and Spouse's Day.
<< LOCAL EVENTS
& HAPPENINGS: >>
7:00am: A free fitness running & walking program continues
Square Park in the Village. The program
continues every weekday
morning through March 27.
10:00am: German sculptor Gerhard Wessels is scheduled to
put the finishing
touches on his 25-foot-replica [carved
from ice] of the tall ship
Peking, at South Street Seaport's Pier
11:00am: The New York Post Office holds "consumer awareness
the lobby of the GPO at 33rd & 8th.
1:00pm: The 1987 Sportsmen's Expo continues at the Nassau
Coliseum Exhibition Hall.
2:30pm: A nationwide student essay contest to honor the
of the "non-violent revolution" in the
Philippines kicks off at PS 75
[735 West End, at 96th].
3:00pm: The International Cat Show opens at the Garden.
4:30pm: Mrs. Brooke Astor hosts a "Benefactors' Tea" at
Regiment Armory to herald the official
opening of the 1987 Winter
8:00pm: Gerald Ford speaks at William Paterson College's
Shea Center in
ON TV: >>
Special: The Road to Pasadena. The way it was. 8pm [Channel
Movie: Come Back, Little Sheba. 8pm [Channel 11].
Series: Dallas. 9pm [Channel 2].
Series: Miami Vice. 9pm [Channel 4].
Series: Falcon Crest. 10pm [Channel 2].
Special: Pointer Sisters: Up All Nite. Yes, Bruno
will be there. 10pm
Jerry Kramer 51 /"Instant Replay" Danny
Federici 37 /E Street Band
Patrick Simmons 37 /Doobies
Bill Cunningham 37 /Box Tops
Robin Zander 35 /Cheap Trick
Reggie Calloway 32 /ex-Midnight Star
Rick Finch 33 /Sunshine Band
Earl Falconer 28 /UB40
Senator Frank Lautenberg 63 (D, NJ) Jeanne Moreau
Anita Pointer 39 /sister
Chita Rivera 54
Gil Gerard 44
Princess Caroline of Monaco 30
Randolph Scott 84
Timo Blomqvist 26 /NY Islanders
Rutger Hauer 43 /actor
Randy Boyd 25 /NY Islanders
Potter Stewart--1915 /Supreme Court Stendhal--1783
John Hancock--1737 /Born in Braintree, Massachusetts, his signature
is the first and largest on the Declaration of Independence.
Joseph Hewes--1730 /Another signer of the Declaration of Independence,
born in Kingston, New Jersey.
CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS: >>
Neil Diamond 46
Anita Baker 29
Mark Goodson 72 /TV producer
Tim Mooney 25 /NY Jets
Doug Kershaw 51 /"the Ragin' Cajun" Haini Wolfgramm
18 /the Jets
Mike Chapman 39 /producer
Edwin Newman 68 /linguistic newsman
Warren Zevon 40
Dean Jones 56 /actor
Jools Holland 29 /Squeeze
Elizabeth Allen 53 /actress
Leigh Taylor-Young 43 /actress
Mary Lou Retton 19
Edmund Sylvers 30 /the Sylvers
Nastassja Kinski 26
Michael Cotten 37 /the Tubes
Matthew Wilder 34 /"Break My Stride" Gary Tibbs 29
Michael Ontkean 41
Sleepy John Estes--1903 /blooz
Ray Stevens 46
Ronnie Brandon 41 /the McCoys
Ernest Borgnine 70
Robert Burns--1759 /"Auld Lang Syne"
Oral Roberts 69
Virginia Woolf--1882 /English author
<< TODAY IN
1789--Georgetown College was established, becoming America's
1845--Congress decided that all national elections would
be held on the
first Tuesday after the first Monday in
1849--Bristol, England native Dr Elizabeth Blackwell became
official female physician in America,
upon receiving her MD degree
from the Medical Institution of Geneva,
1890--The Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad announced
speed of 78 miles per hour between Chicago
1916--Browning, Montana set a record for a 24-hour temperature
dropping exactly 100 degrees. It was 44
degrees on the 23rd, and the
next day dropped to -56.
1920--The Dutch government refused demands from the victorious
Forces to hand over the ex-Kaiser of Germany.
1932--New York Governor Franklin Roosevelt announced his
candidacy for the
Democratic Presidential Nomination.
1937--A story in Literary Digest stated that Edgar Bergen
had executed a
will listing Charlie McCarthy as the beneficiary
of a $10,000 trust
fund. Mr. Bergen's purpose was to keep
Charlie in "good and
1943--Famed critic Alexander Woolcott collapsed, suffering
a fatal heart
attack, at a radio station (CBS) in NYC.
He was famous for one-liners
such as "He became mellow before he became
ripe" and "All the things
I really like to do are either immoral,
illegal, or fattening."
1950--The Israeli parliament [the Knesset] proclaimed Jerusalem
of the Jewish state.
1954--NYC radio station WNBC [that's right, W-NNNNNN-B-C]
plans to abandon its "longhair all-night
record show in favor of a new
pop platter program," putting it in direct
competition with the
Apple's pre-eminent pop station, WNEW.
1957--On tour in Australia, Bill Haley and the Comets attended
premiere of Don't Knock the Rock—in
which Haley and his band had made
1964--The 24th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified,
poll tax in Federal Elections.
1964--After completing their first US tour, the Rolling
Stones flew back to
1968--The USS Pueblo became the first American naval vessel
during peacetime without a fight. While
cruising the waters of North
Korea, the American surveillance ship
was surrounded by three torpedo
boats and two submarine chasers. The Pueblo
quietly surrendered and
was escorted to Wonsan, North Korea. One
crew member was killed, and
ship's captain Lloyd Bucher and 82 other
crew members were held
captive for nearly a year.
1970--Judy Collins was denied permission by the court to
sing as part of
her testimony at the trial of the Chicago
Seven; others denied the
same privilege were Pete Seeger, Phil
Ochs, Arlo Guthrie, and Country
1972--Jazz/blues singer "Big Maybelle" Smith died at age
47 in Cleveland.
One of her several million-sellers was
"Ain't Nothin' But A Hound
1973--President Richard Nixon announced that an accord had
been reached to
end the Vietnam War.
1973--WMMR-FM/Philadelphia celebrated the cease-fire in
broadcasting the ringing of bells at 7
am for twelve minutes--one
minute for each year of the "police action."
1973--Neil Young interrupted a concert in New York City
to read a message
handed to him. "Peace has come," he announced
to the audience, sending
them into a ten-minute fit of hugs and
kisses before he and the Stray
Gators launched into a powerful rendition
of "Southern Man."
1975--Ralph Kiner was voted into Baseball's Hall of Fame--with
over the minimum in his final year of
1977--Roots premiered on ABC-TV, running for eight
consecutive evenings and
making the mini-series what it is today.
1978--Chicago guitarist/vocalist Terry Kath died after accidentally
shooting himself in the head with a pistol
he reportedly hadn't known
was loaded. He was 32.
1980--Topless dancers were banned from US Army clubs worldwide.
1984--New York's Country WKHK became WLTW, Lite-FM.
1984--The Z-Morning Zoo appeared for the first time on ABC-TV's
Morning America. Ross showed his
true colors, establishing himself
firmly as a Malrite Man to the core.
1985--Philippine Armed Forces Chief of Staff Fabian Ver
and 25 other men
were formally charged in connection with
the 1983 assassination of
opposition leader Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino.
All 26 were acquitted by a
three-judge panel in December, 1985.
1986--Pentagon sources said the US had ordered its two aircraft
groups in the Mediterranean Sea southward
toward Libya in "a show of
1986--The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame held its first induction
dinner in New
<< THE #1 SONGS
OF THE SUPER BOWL >>
I: 15 January 1967--Green Bay Packers 35, Kansas City
"I'm A Believer" [The Monkees] :05/2:43/fade
II: 14 January 1968--Green Bay Packers 33, Oakland
"Judy in Disguise (With Glasses)" [John Fred & His
III: 12 January 1969--New York Jets 16, Baltimore
"I Heard It Through the Grapevine" [Marvin Gaye] :18/3:10/fade
IV: 11 January 1970--Kansas City Chiefs 23, Minnesota
"Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head" [B.J. Thomas]
V: 17 January 1971--Baltimore Colts 16, Dallas Cowboys
"Knock Three Times" [Dawn]
VI: 16 January 1972--Dallas Cowboys 24, Miami Dolphins
"American Pie" [Don McLean]
VII: 14 January 1973--Miami Dolphins 14, Washington
"You're So Vain" [Carly Simon] :02 or :18/4:15/fade
VIII: 13 January 1974--Miami Dolphins 24, Minnesota Vikings
"Show and Tell" [Al Wilson] :23/2:28/fade
IX: 12 January 1975--Pittsburgh Steelers 16, Minnesota
"Mandy" [Barry Manilow]
X: 18 January 1976--Pittsburgh Steelers 21, Dallas
"Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going to) [Diana
XI: 09 January 1977--Oakland Raiders 32, Minnesota
"You Make Me Feel Like Dancing" [Leo Sayer] :05/2:47/fade
XII: 15 January 1978--Dallas Cowboys 27, Denver Broncos
"Baby Come Back" [Player] :12 or :25/3:27/fade
XIII: 21 January 1979--Pittsburgh Steelers 35, Dallas Cowboys
"Le Freak" [Chic] :00/3:27/fade
XIV: 20 January 1980--Pittsburgh Steelers 31, Los
Angeles Rams 19
"Rock With You" [Michael Jackson] :20/3:18/fade
XV: 25 January 1981--Oakland Raiders 27, Philadelphia
"The Tide Is High" [Blondie] #351 :11 or :29/4:24/fade
XVI: 24 January 1982--San Francisco 49ers 26, Cincinnati
"I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)" [Daryl Hall & John
#322 :09 or :26/3:40/fade
XVII: 30 January 1983--Washington Redskins 27, Miami Dolphins
"Down Under" [Men at Work] #143 :02 or :11/3:15/fade
XVIII:22 January 1984--Los Angeles Raiders 38, Washington
"Owner of a Lonely Heart" [Yes] :24/4:22/fade
XIX: 20 January 1985--San Francisco 49ers 38, Miami
"Like A Virgin" [Madonna] #408 :07/3:35/fade
XX: 26 January 1986--Chicago Bears 46, New England
"That's What Friends Are For" [Dionne & Friends]
XXI: 25 January 1987--New York Giants vs Denver Broncos
"At This Moment" [Billy Vera & the Beaters] #239
(Category--BEHIND THE HITS) Who was Donna Ludwig? Answer-> Ritchie
high school sweetheart, for whom he wrote
his smash "Donna."
(Category--ACTORS) Which actor in a currently hot TV series
started out as
the lead singer of Eddie James & The
Pacific Ocean? Answer-> Edward
James Olmos of Miami Vice.
(Category--FIRSTS) Which state was the first to require
licensing of motor
vehicles? Answer-> New York State.
(Category--INVENTIONS) Which common tool was invented by
blacksmith named Charles Moncke? Answer->
The monkey wrench.
(Category--STATES) Which is the only one of the United States
one-syllable name? Answer-> Maine.
(Category--STATES) In which state is every citizen required
to take a bath
once a year? Answer-> Kentucky.
(Category--STATES) In which state is a citizen forbidden
by law to give
another citizen a box of candy weighing
in excess of 50 pounds?
(Category--MUSICIANS) Who played Radio City using a ladder
as his only
stage prop? Answer-> John Cougar Mellencamp.
(Category--MANUFACTURING) A factory in Mattoon, Illinois--owned
Inc.--is the world's largest of its kind.
What is manufactured there?
Answer-> Bagels! [Lender's frozen bagels,
to be precise.]
(Category--DESSERT) Which Roman emperor is credited with
cream? Answer-> Nero, of all people. He
probably slurped it while Rome
(Category--SPORTS) Who is Vinko Bogataj? Answer-> He's the
jumper who falls every week during the
"Agony of Defeat" section of
the Wide World of Sports opener.
(Category--SONGS) What song was inspired by a young woman
Pinheiro? Answer-> "The Girl from Ipanema."
(Category--BIBLE) From which book of the Bible did the hit
Turn!" take its lyrics? Answer-> The book
<< THE JR NELSON
NO-FAULT, ERROR-FREE, ZERO-DEFECTS, >>
Z-100 CLOSING SHOW CREDITS: >>
You've been listening to the "Super Bowl Satellite Spectacular" Portion
of the Z-100 Morning Zoo, starring Shannon and the Murph, and produced
by JR Nelson.
Also appearing in Cameo roles, the Z-100 Not Ready For Drive Time
Players: Jonathan B Bell, Claire Stevens, Captain Kevin, Cathy D, Greg
the Hammer, Mojo Mary, and Anita Bonita.
Promotional Consideration paid by Quality Limousine Service, the
home of the new 40-foot limo and the official limo service of the Z-Morning
Zoo. Call 201-227-8613. And by the nice people at Brewmaster Coffee Service,
caffeine distributor for the Z Morning Zoo. Call 201-833-9300. The official
newspaper of the Z-Morning Zoo is USA TODAY.
On behalf of the staff and management, this is Your Announcer reminding
you, "GO GIANTS!!!"
Today: Cloudy and windy with a chance of a few afternoon flurries.
Tonight: Partial clearing, much colder and windier. Low:
Tomorrow: Mostly sunny and bitterly cold. High: 15.
Currently: 27 on the Z Morning Zoo.
Hockey: New Jersey Devils 7
Calgary Flames 5
Basketball: No local action.
Hockey: New York Rangers
Basketball: New York Knicks
Seattle SuperSonics New Jersey Nets
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