Episode 90: TV Shows of the 2010s, SteFANski, & Rock Hall Nominees

Beer of the week

Poll off the week: None this week

Top 5 of the week: Top 5 TV shows of the 2010s

Guest of the week: None this week

“Jimmy In the CLE: Yes!


  • Nine Inch Nails to be inducted in the Rock Hall of Fame
    • Industrial rock band legends started in Cleveland
    • Per Wikipedia, Trent Reznor was a janitor working overnight shift at Right Track Studios in Cleveland when he started the band
    • Debuted Pretty Hate Machine in 1989
    • First live performance took place at Phantasy Theater in Lakewood, OH (yes, THAT Phantasy) in Oct. 21, 1988
    • Reznor confirms he will be performing at the induction ceremony
      • “A sincere THANK YOU goes out to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame voting body—it always feels great to be recognized for your artistic efforts and I am honored. Many congratulations to this year’s fellow inductees (DM finally!)—see you back in Cleveland where it all began for me!”
    • Other artists include Notorious B.I.G., Whitney Houston, Depeche Mode, T. Rex, and the Doobie Brothers
    • Article from Rolling Stone/Yahoo here: https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/whitney-houston-notorious-b-g-130509877.html 
  • Willoughby Brewing Company is open again
    • Not many details, but per Fox 8, Willoughby Brewing Co. is back open “for good” according to an employee
    • Previously shut down for tax evasion
    • Social media still down

Festivals/Events/Activities Preview:

  • Donut Fest: Feb. 8 (2400 Superior Ave., Cleveland; Red Space)
    • Fourth annual Donut Fest
    • Tickets available Jan. 10 here: https://www.universe.com/events/donut-fest-cleveland-2020-tickets-7L25MG
    • VIP Session: $50
      • 9 – 10:30 a.m.
      • Includes early tickets to fest, tickets to taste donuts from all vendors, 3 coffee tickets, Donut Fest mug, and a goodie bag
    • Regular Sessions: $35
      • 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.; 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
      • Includes everything VIP offers minus the mug
    • List of vendors: Peace, Love, & Little Donuts, Brewnuts, Cleveland Cold Brew Coffee, Erie Island Coffee Co., Obvious Coffee Co., Urban Farmer, Joe Maxx Coffee Co., Mocina Coffee, Solstice Coffee & Tea, Fiona’s Coffee Bar & Bakery, Circles on the Square, Holey Toledough Donuts
    • Brett Hoyer vs. 2XL Pizzas
      • Can Brett finish two XL pizzas within the time we record our episode?
      • Will Jimmy throw his hat into the ring?

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