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Nightside Project

End your commute happy with Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry from The Nightside Project. The Nightside Project covers politics and news of the day with comic flair and even a little satire. Plus each episode ends with a feel-good #ZenHeadlines story submitted by the audience.
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Oct 23, 2017

A Canadian man’s love of music proved costly after he was given a $149 traffic ticket for singing "Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)" while driving. Alex Kirry and Dave Noriega (filling in for Ethan Millard) talk about the songs they would most likely be fined for singing in the car.  O, Canada.  Plus, a zenheadline of a UPS driver who has a facebook page featuring all the dogs on his route with 500K followers on social media.  

Oct 23, 2017

A nurse was ordered to evacuate her Santa Rosa, California home this week due to wildfires had she immediately had to find a way to transport all three of her horses when she couldn't find a trailer big enough for all of them.

Oct 22, 2017

KFC's Twitter has stepped into the limelight after the 11 accounts the fast food chain follows have been revealed, causing a frenzy among fans. The limited number of accounts has now been shown to be an homage to the restaurant chain’s famous “eleven herbs and spices” chicken recipe.

Oct 21, 2017

Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry join Amanda Dickson and Tim Hughes on Utah's Morning News to try and win prizes for listeners.  They are terrible at knowing the news but they are entertaining as they talk President Trump #metoo and the ins and outs of pop culture.   

Oct 20, 2017

Sometimes we give Millennials a hard time but today we're shining a light on a good deed when last December, Szymon, Wojtek, and Marcin were wandering down a street in Nysa – a city in southern Poland – when they stumbled upon a homeless man and decided to help him. 

Oct 20, 2017

In today's 'zen headline' we again look at the California wildfires. Cindy Mesaros in the North Bay, was evacuating her home, and brought her pony with her. Stardust the pony, was saved as she was put into the back of the Honda Accord. 

 

Alex Kirry and Ethan Millard talk about the recent KFC advertising, and the celebrities involved. On their social media, KFC is only following 11 people, five of them will ring a bell. 

Oct 20, 2017

Alex Kirry and Ethan Millard first discuss the disgusting fat-berg now in the sewer in Baltimore.  Fatbergs aren't just for Londoners.  The way officials are tackling the toilet problem and a zenheadlines story that will creep you out and also make you feel all romantic inside.   Emma Perrier, a London-based woman who was catfished — ended up finding love with the man whose photos were used to scam her.  He's a Turkish model and the gals in Ethan and Alex's office say he's dreamy. 

Oct 20, 2017

Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry discuss the crazy guy on the property at the White House. Pikachu...but this Pikachu 36-year-old Curtis Combs, a Kentucky native and the man behind the stunt, was taken into police custody after the incident.  President Donald Trump was safe inside the complex.  plus, a #zenheadlines story that ends in a mom finally giving birth after a judge ordered the baby out of the womb in 24 hours.  The faux court-order worked.  

Oct 19, 2017

Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry laugh out loud about a sad group of Chinese plastic surgery patients who went to South Korea to get face-lifts and weren't allowed to travel back home because their passports looked nothing like them.  The women — wrapped chin-to-dome in bandages — were barred from boarding a flight home at an airport in South Korea, detained and questioned by immigration officers at passport control.  Ethan is jealous.  

Oct 18, 2017

Alex Kirry and Ethan Millard roll out the rankings of Orkin's annual "most rat infested cities in America" list.  Utah is safe.  Plus, a great story for a couple to be able to tell their children, #zenheadlines brings us another great story of Bill Murray at a Chicago Cubs game in the NLCS against the Los Angeles Dodgers, where he helped a random couple film an announcement for their families that the couple is expecting a child.  Murray made the announcement and its awesome. 

Oct 18, 2017

Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry watch and discuss a video that has now gone viral. An embarrassing moment when a police officer is obviously unable to chase down a suspect and asks the people on the streets to grab a fleeing woman and then scolds a man for filming it.  His response is priceless as he barely makes the effort to catch a criminal.  And a #zenheadline out of Mississippi Fox13 News crew who film a house cat that has been mistaken for a Cougar.  

Oct 17, 2017

Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry talk about a crazed fan of the show "Rick and Morty". Rachel Marie decided to trade in her Volkwagen for a single packet of McDonald's limited edition Szechaun sauce. 

 

In the 'zen headline' they talk about Guy Fieri, and how he's helping the fire victims on California. Fieri, who lives in Santa Rosa, had to evacuate himself. However, Fieri decided to do his part, and started to cook warm meals for the victims, offering up more than 3,700 meals the first day. 

Oct 17, 2017

An 80% complete t-rex was found in the Grand-Staircase Escalante National Monument. On Sunday, the specimen was flown in pieces out to Salt Lake City. It is the most complete tyrannosaur ever found in the American Southwest. 

 

 Alex Kirry and Ethan Millard give you your 'zen headline'. In Minnesota, a man helped rescue a teenaged girl who had been kidnapped and missing for 29 days. The local police gave the man a $7,000 check, who then turned and gave it to the girl. 

Oct 17, 2017

Today, Alex Kirry and Ethan Millard are debating whether or not it would be a good idea to try and stop someone who is running from cops. We provide video evidence on the pros and cons of making the split-second decision.

Oct 12, 2017

Superstar Grower and now 7-time #HalfMoonBay Champion Joel Holland of Sumner WA sets a new American record with a gorgeous and gargantuan 2,363-pound mega-gourd, the second heaviest pumpkin EVER grown! Alex Kirry and Ethan Millard also talk #zenheadlines when a man wins the annual wife carrying competition by hauling his wife around an obstacle course.  

Oct 12, 2017

Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry talk about The Last Jedi’s new trailer that dropped on ESPN this week, which kicked off porg mania. The little creature—a Furby-esque species native to the world where Rey and Luke Skywalker met at the end of The Force Awakens—only shows up for about a second in the new trailer, but its screech from the cockpit of the Millennium Falcon was all it took.   #zenheadlines brings us a beautiful butterfly story from Colorado.

Oct 12, 2017

Switzerland has found gold in its sewers.  Literally.

They say the precious metals industry sheds so much gold in waste water, it's economically viable to mine it from the sewage.

The Zen Headlines features a child who has been reunited with his Utah family.  The 3 year old was left behind at a corn maze in South Jordan.  

If you have a Zen Headlines, share it with us using the hashtag #zenheadlines

Oct 11, 2017

Nightside hosts Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry talk about a wanted man near Detroit who taunted the police on Facebook.  He said if they could get 1,000 shares he would turn himself in AND bring a box of donuts.

Share a Zen Headlines with us by using #zenheadlines

Oct 10, 2017

Alex Kirry and Ethan Millard talk about an unfortunate for two students at a Maryland high school, that wasn't the case, as the scent of a pumpkin spice air freshener was so powerful that the teens ended up being hauled off to the hospital for the rest of their school day.  And a #zenheadlines story of a barber who's sensitivity of an Autistic boy allowed him to get a hair cut when others weren't willing.  

Oct 10, 2017

Today on the Nightside Project, Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry go over a viral clip of a plane almost crashing traveling through a cross wind while landing.

Oct 9, 2017

Nightside Project host Ethan Millard is joined by former NFL quarterback Scott Mitchell.

Scott hosts Helmets Off and Rivals podcasts which are produced by Ethan.

Scott played for the University of Utah, Miami Dolphins, and Detroit Lions.

During the episode, Ethan has a favorite Scott Mitchell story to talk about.

Oct 6, 2017
On today's 'Zen Headline' we're talking about Bob Smith, the CEO of the space outfit founded by Amazon mastermind ,Jeff Bezos, mentioned the new timeline during the first meeting of the newly revamped National Space Council on Thursday and it got us thinking, at what point do we know it's actually safe and/or cool.
Oct 6, 2017

The 'Zen headline' talks about the rapper Flavor Flav. Most people know that the rapper's signature line is yelling "Yeah boy!" Now, the musician is saying that he's going to yell that phrase at the confederate statue in Richmond, Virginia, longer than ever before. 

 

Alex Kirry and Ethan Millard dive into a case, and Judge Alex is present. A man working for a lottery company, was sentenced to 25 years, after he was found guilty for fixing the lottery game!

Oct 6, 2017

Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry talk about the Stanley Hotel, and what frightening stuff is happening. This Colorado hotel, in which The Shining was based off, has recently had tourists capturing ghostly images on camera. 

 

For the 'Zen Headline' they discuss the new trip planned by Blue Horizon.  This private rocket company projects that in 18 months, they will be bring tourists to space. 

 

Oct 5, 2017

Ethan Millard and Alex Kirry dive into the animal kingdom, and also into a German court. The court has ordered a donkey's owner nearly $7,000 to the owner of a McLaran sports car. to cover the damage done when the donkey chomped at the backside of the car. 

 

 

For the 'Zen Headline' former CEO of Equifax Richard Smith was at a hearing for the company, when a mysterious character appeared in the background. A woman dressed as the monopoly man, was right behind Smith, and ultimately stole the show. 

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