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  • 00:33

    Homer Hickam, the Rocket Boy in October Sky

    in Business

    Homer Hickam, author of 12 books, all best-sellers, including the acclaimed memoir Rocket Boys which was made into the movie October Sky. His experiments with rockets in high school helped launch both his NASA career and US lunar exploration. Homer is a decorated combat officer. He has been an engineer, a scuba instructor and expert wreck diver. He trained astronauts and designed spacecraft for NASA. He is an amateur paleontologist who has discovered two Tyrannosaurus Rexes. He will be talking with Kelly about the role of entrepreneurs and government with innovation in America and his writing career,

  • 01:31
  • 00:45

    Silver Millennium Radio - Episode 26: Usagi x Demande, Pancakes & Spinoffs

    in Entertainment

    "I'm Pancake!"


    That's right, the host is a pancake. Tonight, Homer & Crossover will be talking about the latest episode of Sailor Moon Crystal & they will be joined by Envirotech(from BronyTV) & probably some more people to discuss Episodes 3 & 4 of MLP Season 5. There will be discussions of pancakes in the show.


    We'll also be taking calls to discuss Sailor Moon Crystal & My Little Pony, we'll also be taking calls & asking the chat whether we should split the show in half & starting a seperate show related to MLP.


    If you want to call in & talk to us, call in at (516) 418-5668, click the Skype button or call our alternate call-in line after the show at 218-936-4971 & enter pin: 227528# or add me on Skype at HomerBouvier

  • 00:35

    The Fix Season 2 Episode 9

    in Baseball

    Angel Borrelli and Joe Janish talk baseball pitching mechanics and injury prevention. In this episode, they discuss updates with pitchers from previous episodes, such as Homer Bailey, Jonathon Niese, Justin Verlander, Vic Black, and Masahiro Tanaka. In particular, Angel explains the connection between Vic Black's herniated disc and his shoulder weakness, and she goes into detail about Tanaka's reduced velocity. Finally, Angel provides a velocity tip by  illustrating -- with photos referenced at OnBaseball.com -- how pitchers need to, and fail to, "get over the front leg."

  • 01:04

    Orange & White Week Recap

    in Sports

    Been a wild week on Rocky Top.  @AwDarago & @LeeCrowe will hit all the hot spots with the most straightforward talk available.  Biggest story of the week is the rape allegation and subsequent suspension of projected senior starting WR Von Pearson, but we will cover everything and take your calls at 929-477-3322!  Homer media avoids Pearson situation until TV runs with it, 2016 3* OT Brodarius Hamm commits, Orange & White Game attendance falls short of last year's numbers, and the actual O&W game (Was it a flop?) are all on the table for discussion.  Might have a guest or two or we may just not have time and stick to the mountain of news from this week!  Join us and see at 11 am eastern as always on CheckerBoardRadio!

  • 00:59

    Storytellers takes listeners to the Moon with Homer Hickam

    in Books

    Famous writer Homer Hickam known for his Book/Movie Rocket Boys & October Sky. Now comes A Hellium-3 Novel: Crater It's the 22nd Century. A tough, pioneering people mine the moon for Helium-3 to produce energy for a desperate, war-torn Earth. Sixteen-year old Crater Trueblood loves his job as a Helium-3 miner. But when he finds courage he didn't know he had and saves a fellow miner, his life changes forever. Impressed by his heroism, the owner of the mine orders Crater to undertake a dangerous mission. Crater doubts himself, but he has no choice. He must go.  Lady Selah SuJuris, Program Director and part-time Host of Storytellers Campfire will interview Homer about his involments in Science, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautics Engineering activities.

  • 00:46

    Silver Millennium Radio - Episode 25: Wow, 25 episodes already?

    in Entertainment

    Well, we are at 25 episodes already & it feels like yesterday that we were talking about the very first episode of Sailor Moon Crystal. Now we're not only discussing Sailor Moon Crystal, but other anime and as of tonight, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic (that's right, we've gone from ripping Toast off to basically going into competition with his show).


    I'm also going to be talking about new changes to Silver Millennium Radio itself tonight & asking for callers from BabsCon to discuss both the MLP Season 5 Premiere & the convention.


    If you want to call in & talk to us, call in at (516) 418-5668, click the Skype button or call our alternate call-in line after the show at 218-936-4971 & enter pin: 227528# or add me on Skype at HomerBouvier

  • 00:39

    Real Estate Straight Talk - Landlord/Tenant Relationships

    in Lifestyle

    Sharon Homer and Joe Belardo, both real estate professionals, have a strong knowledge of the market and all the areas involved when it comes to real estate.  Each segment will provide you with some valuable information for those who own, want to own or rent a dwelling.  In this arena, you can never have too much information.  Join them to learn more (347) 637-2319 and press 1.

  • 01:00

    Authors Homer Hickam and Dror Ashuah

    in Spirituality

    Homer Hickam - October Sky was the story of Homer Hickam, the son of a coalminer in Coalwood, West Virginia, who led a group of boys who built rockets. It was about the passion and dreams of youth, and for the real-life Homer, of dreams fulfilled. October Sky was based on Homer's Hickam's autobiographical novel, Rocket Boys: A Memoir, which was a #1 New York Times Best Seller, and is studied in many American and international school systems.Homer joined NASA at Marshall Space Flight Center in 1981 as an aerospace engineer. During his NASA career, he worked in spacecraft design and crew training. Homer is a prolific writer. After his second book, Rocket Boys, his publisher released a mass market paperback of Rocket Boys, re-titled October Sky, which became a New York Times #1 Best Seller.
    Homer’s final book about his hometown, Coalwood, was published in 2002, a self help/inspirational tome titled We Are Not Afraid.Website: www.HomerHickam.comDror Ashuah - “It is the grandest time in your history as humans on this planet and nothing you know will stay the same.” With words such as these, Conversation with Angels: And So Be It (Volume I and II) by Dror B. Ashuah contain the transmission of inspirational and “mind-blowing” messages from the angelic dimension, in preparation for an unprecedented time of global change.Dror Ashuah, a former Israeli soldier who participated in battle, a traumatic experience that began an internal transformation, traveled a journey which ultimately led to a profound encounter with energies from a higher frequency; a group of beings who declare their connection with us and their love for us.“The angels tell us that earth is going through a monumental shift,” he writes. “Much of what we assume to be true today is about to change. All of us are about to transform as well; and the angels ask us to get ready.” Official website: www.AndSoBeIt.com

  • 00:45

    Silver Millennium Radio - Episode 24: What a lazy hiatus this has been

    in Entertainment

    Again, we're back & we scheduled an episode an hour before showtime. We've been a little lazy lately but we're back to discuss the latest Sailor Moon Crystal episode, we discuss the upcoming 25th episode of Silver Millennium Radio & take calls from other Otaku to discuss Sailor Moon & other anime.


    If you want to call in & talk to us, call in at (516) 418-5668, click the Skype button or call our alternate call-in line after the show at 218-936-4971 & enter pin: 227528# or add me on Skype at HomerBouvier

  • 00:44

    Real Estate Straight Talk - Landlord/Tenant Relationships

    in Lifestyle

    Sharon Homer and Joe Belardo, both real estate professionals, have a strong knowledge of the market and all the areas involved when it comes to real estate.  Each segment will provide you with some valuable information for those who own, want to own or rent a dwelling.  In this arena, you can never have too much information.  Join them to learn more (347) 637-2319 and press 1.