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"edwin perkins" Discussed on WHAS 840 AM
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"edwin perkins" Discussed on State of Fear Podcast
"The. Corn loop that's not not not the official state foods are may originally called fruit smack. kool-aid laid was invented by man named Edwin Perkins who many small order business out of Hastings Nebraska. Though the fruits met concentrates to it was one of the most popular products, glass bottles often broken transit. Perkins and Vinnie Powder Concentrated Nineteen, twenty seven to solve the problem and kool-aid was born Perkins. You are the man Genius, Oh Yeah Nice Roy Rogers faithful horse trigger which I love. Yeah. Unfortunately. died of natural causes in nineteen sixty, which happens but you can still see him at the RFID TV in Omaha not a replica. The real trigger he's a stuffed mounted horse was displayed at the Roy Rogers and Dale Evans Museum in Branson Missouri Until Twenty ten when he was sold at auction where he brought a whopping two, hundred, sixty, six, thousand, six, hundred Bucks Nice Rfid TV use trigger for promotional events along with Rogers dog bullet. My Daddy Daddy stuff he stuff all of that all the ash it wasn't just Pearl Harbor. That was hidden during World War Two on April Eighteenth Nineteen, forty, five Japanese balloon bomb exploded in sky over Dundee section of Omaha. Fortunately, it didn't do much damage in the attempts kept hush hush until after the war was over whooped. Yeah. Let me tell the People Nebraska was like what the Hell's Nowadays be all SIMS. No kidding. There is a six foot tall statue of chef boy ar dee. Yes. I'm as right. No, he is not from there and yes, he was a real person. His name was actually pronounced boy our day. Oh. But yes. Until recently, Omaha was home to the headquarters of Conagra. Foods Inc a business that includes brands like healthy choice. Jiffy pop you ready whip. Slim Jims yes. Juve Brother and chef boy day dad the man behind the canned Pasta Mascot was actually hector. BRD. Bureau do. Day who was a renowned schiff long before his face Grace Kansas Spaghetti or Spaghetti now I'm sorry Spaghetti O's I don't recall his face ever being spaghetti does he was responsible for Ravioli beef Aronie stuff like that your spaghetti o's was chef boyardee. Spaghetti and meatballs. Forget in the made balls you know what? I'm saying now some famous Nebraska NHS include Marlon Brando. Great actor. Brandon Gabrielle Union Beautiful Nick Nolte who crazy. Fred astaire whose awesome. In an Ramsey who is awesome and amazing, and if you don't know who in Ramsey, she played mama for tally in the goonies. And Mama lift in throw Momma from the train. Yep She was an amazing actress she was yes I'm GonNa tell you what We'll before we get into the main story as always we do on this show, let's get into your weird news of the day. But before we do that, my brother, what's up man has a very special day. What's hit it? roadmender. Rolling. Care Latin. August.
"edwin perkins" Discussed on Mt. Rushmore Podcast
"Hundreds of thousands of dollars in property damage. But it's all solved. Sugar Water Michael, did you give us the year of his inception? What was it? Nineteen fifty, four, fifty four. I guess I guess the story behind his creation He was originally known as I'm pitcher man. So very creative. A slight a slight. Change in his name, but I guess the Creator. Edwin Perkins Kinda came up with the idea. For the face being drawn on his, he saw when it was kids kind of a smiley face in like just condensation on a window, and that kind of sparks imagination transferred over to you know the pitcher on a kool-aid which feels. That Act. Is Something Very It's very childlike and I think it's something that kids can kinda recognize when you see like this, your fingers tracing that outline and psycho like Oh. Yeah, you're. The kid is almost created this person. Out of nothing to a little spark of imagination I thought is. Is Nice but I guess we kind of have to touch on like the Jonestown massacre for a second we don't was. Late. It was aid and flavor, aid and cleaning, fluid and pesticide and anything else. They could find Oh God. There's a documentary that has the footage. The audio footage that was smuggled out of Jonestown. Don't watch it at night. Yeah Yeah. flavor though so where are they? Who's WHO's the giant mascot that's. Now man that is the go bots to the transformers, children's sugar water. Michael, you mentioned the Kool. AIDS or the seven up spot. Beauty, remember there was a video game. The seven up video game apparently, and I didn't know this I was just doing. For the for the for the Genesis, yeah, and I was just doing some research while you were talking and I'd vaguely remembered this. There was KOOL aid man video game for the Atari. Apparently two of them there's one for the television as well. What are you some sort of Rockefeller over there with your television? Mr Rich over Richie rich. No Yeah I vaguely remember it and I think it was sort of like A. Like A. Like a donkey Kong type type adventure. But I think it was terrible if I remember correctly medicine on the Atari. Literally technically have been so good. Yeah, other the your limits are pretty low, yeah! I would like to exclaim that as we were a lower income family kool-aid. Was The Rockefeller drink. It was funny. Face is what we drink. And that seems to be A. Kind of just somebody observed the visage of pitcher. Pitcher man. Who is actually I think. On a craigslist Ad Pitcher manned so be careful. If you go after that, but I would also say While, we were drinking funny face in dreaming of Koolade, I did kind of head cannon kool-aid as being. Indirect opposition and maybe competition from. With the punchy the Hawaiian Punch guy. Oh Yeah Yeah, who who comes up with a character, named just punchy. Punch of the most irrationally violence of all. Persons. PILOT DRUNK? People? That last. At least he's just I. Mean Coolidge just doing willful destruction of property The KOOL aid man does raise disturbing question. Is he the glass, Rusi, the liquid all. ooh That's a comes razor, Kinda the. Cat would be in that pitcher. Harry and he also carries a pitcher. Yeah, what's that about? Is that offspring? I don't know what that is. Established at all of these cereal, mascots, someone cereal and a spokesman. Mascots are all just. There's just this massive orgy that's going on behind the. Is like. Are, Furry. Mascot. Insist We have had an amazing time discussing our mount. Rushmore of fictional prepackaged foods, spokespersons, and we want to think very heartily. Guests competitor Moxy Moxy. Tell us some upcoming episodes of your podcasts are ones that listeners can find currently. Well I. Mean I've got one hundred ten episodes up, so lots of stuff for people to enjoy their everything from the origin of the Vulcan Salute to the history of nursing and the theft of Canada's strategic Maple Syrup, preserve. Yes there was a there is a strategic maple syrup. Reserve end. Somebody stole a bunch of. Oh well with Alice cage. Well those folks. Those topics in more you can find..