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Richie Phillips

WGNA Morning Show Co-host for 23 years.  Former high school Social Studies teacher who traded blackboard for a keyboard.  Has been resident rhymer ever since.  Co-recipient of 2000 CMA Award for Best Morning Show and NYS Broadcasters Awards for same.    Two time winner of New York State Broadcasters Award for "Reading, Writing, and Rhyming" school program.
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What’s Your Favorite Christmas Album? I’ve Got Mine..

Gee - let's count all the Christmas albums that have been released since the beginning of time.  Wow.  That could boggle one's mind.  But the big question is - what is your GO TO Christmas album?  Here are a couple of choices, and then I'll give you mine, for what it's worth. 

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photo by Richie Phillips
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Top 5 Gifts I Really Don’t Want To See Ever Again

Isn't that a terrible attitude?  You should be thankful for what you have, and I truly am.  But I don't care what age you are - you like even a little smidgen of excitement when you open up your packages, don't you?  So in the name of total transparency, I give you the top 5 items I'm not thrilled about seeing under the tree -ever again. 

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I’m Working On A Year End Song – My Ideas So Far

This particular project that I do every year is a real work in progress.  I'll pick up my notepad, write a few lines, then get sidetracked with something else and then back again.  I've written in the shower, on the steering wheel of my car (don't tell anybody that) - everywhere!   Here's what I have so far.

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photo by Richie Phillips
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Menands School Kids Parody The Star Wars Theme – Reading, Writing and Rhyming [VIDEO]

Boy, I have to say I'm batting 1000 this year with the classes I've had the privilege of visiting . This one was no exception.  I always have a great time with Mrs. Trainor's classes at the Menands School.  And the kids?  They only had two things on their minds, it seems…like everyone else.  STAR WARS and being kind.  Put them together and what have you got?  A great song parody.

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Ichabod Crane’s Holiday Jam – Reading, Writing and Rhyming [VIDEO]

Once again, another fantastic experience!  You have to be there to totally feel the good vibes that happen with this school program (no brag, just fact..)  This time I visited Ichabod Crane Elementary, and they were ready to JAM!

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