Jack and Jill went up the hill but who the hell is Peter?

Jack and Jill went up the hill but who the hell is Peter?

On Friday mornings, Dancin’ Eric Hanson Presents ‘Nerd News!’ Break out your pocket protector, tape the bridge of your glasses, and get ready to hear the biggest science news stories from the past week.

The Morning Scramble loves to give away prizes, but they also make you work for them with a fun game. But what if the tables were turned? Could the Scramblers win their own games?! We’ll find out on a ‘Revenge Friday’ on The Morning Scramble!

Do you butter your corn or corn your butter?

Do you butter your corn or corn your butter?

The 1-year anniversary of the derecho that hit Cedar Rapids and surrounding areas is coming up and the Morning Scramble wants to know: what guests would you like to hear on the show? What information do you need?

Every Iowan can agree on sweet corn! But when it comes to how you butter your corn; that’s where Clare and Eric disagree. Clare uses a knife to apply the butter. Eric rolls his ear of corn right onto the stick of butter. Who do you side with? Get ready to give your verdict for this week’s ‘Jury in a Hurry!’

It’s travel season and whether your travel near or far, tourist traps spring up and get ya! The Morning Scramble shares some of their favorite tourist traps and ask, what are yours?

Eric, you’re eating that hot dog wrong

Eric, you’re eating that hot dog wrong

Raising kids is tough; and sometimes you need to advice from fellow moms and dads. It’s vacation season and while you don’t want your child to have too much screen time, screens definitely made long car rides more bearable for everyone. What do you do to entertain kids on a long car ride? Get ready to give your opinion on this ‘Momtroversy!’

The 1-year anniversary of the derecho that hit Cedar Rapids and surrounding areas is coming up and the Morning Scramble wants to know: what guests would you like to hear on the show? What information do you need?

Has auto-correct ever really messed up the message you tried to send? It happened in the most regrettable way to one dog groomer…

 

Eric goes to a cowboy gym

Eric goes to a cowboy gym

The Morning Scramble is celebrating on an important anniversary—or “food-iversary.” Taste It Tuesday accidentally got started with a conversation about the weird food combinations that we enjoy. What does peanut butter pair well with?

The Morning Scramble Movie Club holds their next meeting to pick the next movie they will watch next. We’ve received another listener movie suggestions. Will this be the movie to make Destiny cry? You can suggest a movie anytime by emailing clare@kzia.com or eric@kzia.com!

Raising kids is tough; and sometimes you need to advice from fellow moms and dads. It’s vacation season and while you don’t want your child to have too much screen time, screens definitely made long car rides more bearable for everyone. What do you do to entertain kids on a long car ride? Get ready to give your opinion on this ‘Momtroversy!’

Did ‘My Girl’ Make Destiny Cry?

Did ‘My Girl’ Make Destiny Cry?

The Morning Scramble gets one shot…one opportunity…to show you exactly what they did over the weekend. Check out their weekend photos on the Z102.9 Facebook page, hear the stories of their adventures, and share what you did!

Morning Scramble Movie Club meets to discuss ‘My Girl,’ a movie recommended to us by listener Margaret. She believes that this will be the movie that gets Destiny to cry because she has never cried while watching a movie. Find out the Scrambler’s thoughts on the movie and if Destiny cries…

Is Tchaikovsky right for you?

Is Tchaikovsky right for you?

The Morning Scramble loves to give away prizes, but they also make you work for them with a fun game. But what if the tables were turned? Could the Scramblers win their own games?! We’ll find out on a ‘Revenge Friday’ on The Morning Scramble!

On Friday mornings, Dancin’ Eric Hanson Presents ‘Nerd News!’ Break out your pocket protector, tape the bridge of your glasses, and get ready to hear the biggest science news stories from the past week.

Do you put bread in the refrigerator?

Do you put bread in the refrigerator?

Something as simple as bread should not be creating controversy on The Morning Scramble, but Clare and Eric don’t agree on how to store bread. Eric says you put bread in the refrigerator. Clare says that’s totally wrong; it goes in the bread box. Who do you side with? Get ready to give your verdict for this week’s ‘Jury in a Hurry!’

Families spend a lot of time together and sometimes close-knit people come up with their own language or their own words for things. Eric will tell us what ‘afam’ meant to his family. Clare’s family loves to eat ‘kessert.’What made up words does your family use?

Don’t worry we’re safe with salami

Don’t worry we’re safe with salami

Raising kids is tough; and sometimes you need advice from fellow moms and dads. Grandparents are a wonderful addition to any child’s life, but what do you do when grandma and grandpa start to overstep their bounds and undermine mom and dad’s house ‘rules?’ Get ready to give your opinion on this ‘Momtroversy!’

Today is finally the day Eric meets his new friend, Buford T Justice a steer he will be showing off this summer. Clare tells us about her dog’s strange new hiding place in her house. Also. you won’t believe what Destiny was able to break with her own hands.

Fry Day on a Tuesday

Fry Day on a Tuesday

The Morning Scramble is gearing up for another ‘Taste It Tuesday” which just happens to fall on National French Fry Day. Who doesn’t love French fries?! Eric, Clare and Destiny will try some international fry flavors.

 The Morning Scramble Movie Club holds their next meeting to pick the next movie they will watch next. We’ve received another listener movie suggestions. You can suggest a movie anytime by emailing clare@kzia.com or eric@kzia.com!

Clare found a chin hair

Clare found a chin hair

The Morning Scramble gets one shot…one opportunity…to show you exactly what they did over the weekend. Check out their weekend photos on the Z102.9 Facebook page, hear the stories of their adventures, and share what you did!

Morning Scramble Movie Club meets to discuss ‘State of Play,’ a movie recommended to us by listener, Karol. It features an all-star cast: Ben Affleck, Russell Crowe, Rachel McAdams, and Helen Mirren. It’s a political thriller with a twist ending! The Scramblers give you their thoughts on the movie.