Contact Us

John Riggs

How are you feelin'? I'm married with three kids, love cooking (when I find the time) and love old video games. I'm a retro nerd who loves to reminisce about the '80s and '90s and am an autism-awareness advocate. - PSN, Xbox Live and Wii U, game with me! @johnblueriggs (also on Instagram, Twitter and Pintrest)
star christmas
YouTube, Star 102.7

Radio Station Grants Christmas Wish to Husband and Family as Requested by Wife Who Passed Away Two Years Ago

Meet David Schmitz. He lost his wife to cancer two years ago. What he doesn't know is that he's in for the shock of his life as his deceased wife had made a special request that, after she passes and if he remarries, this radio station grants a special wish that includes the entire family - even his new wife...

Read More

Category: Videos

Chatroulette Prank is Perfect for the Holidays [VIDEO]

People still use Chatroulette? The answer is a resounding, "yes," and make for great videos if you have a creative idea and have the time to edit. Although the popular social site is best known for video chatting with strangers at random (and the occasional nudity from grown men - gross!) they might also feature something to brighten your day.

Read More

Category: Videos Tags:
Getty Images

Misheard Lyric in Christmas Song. Did You Think So, Too?

Christmas songs are one of those things you just can't avoid this time of year. Whether you're at the grocery store, watching your child's Christmas performance to humming them to yourself subconsciously, they're everywhere. One popular one is 'Up on the Housetop' that was made a little more popular by the great Gene Autry. Near the beginning of the song is a lyric I had been misunderstanding this whole time. Do you know what it is?

Read More

Category: News
Almond Roca Cookies
Almond Roca Cookies / JohnRiggs

Almond Roca Cookies Brings The Fancy Candy to Cookie Form [RECIPE]

Growing up, Almond Roca was the fanciest candy I knew. Something about that butter almond toffee wrapped in chocolate and crushed almonds, each coming in their own golden foil, it screamed high class. They are good but they're a little too hard on my teeth. I thought about the possibility into using them in a cookie form and here's what I came up with.

Read More

Category: News Tags: ,

Woman in Washington State Live Tweets Her Husband’s Fatal Car Crash

Just after 1:30 p.m. on December 4th, the WSDOT tweeted an alert saying that emergency responders were on the way to a 2-car collision in Vancouver, Washington, and to give them room. The Columbian Metrodesk added that they were sending Life Flight to the scene. One women casually chimed in how dangerous that area was. What she didn't know, yet, was Life Flight was sent for her husband.

She continually tweeted as she got more and more nervous knowing her husband takes that ramp and that he left work early.

Read More

Category: News
better homes and gardens smoking
Photo: John Riggs

Smoking Seem To Do Your Baby No Harm According to 1951 Better Homes and Garden Baby Book

My wife has this older-than-old baby book from Better Homes and Gardens that originally came out in 1951. During this time, when cigarette ads were on TV and in your cartoons, smoking was just a part of daily life. When you're bringing life into this world, however, this baby book was your go-to book. It was the 'What to Expect when You're Expecting' of the 1950's. You'd think smoking at all would be bad for your baby as it's bad for you, but this old book said if you have a smoke in moderation, you and your baby will be fine. WTH?!

Read More

Category: Weird News Tags: , ,

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for River Rewards quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive River Rewards contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.