About The BEN FM Morning Show with Matt & Kristen

10 Things to know about Matt Cord

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1.) I was born in North Tonawanda New York (Suburb of Buffalo)

2.) My DJ name at my college radio station (WPLT Plattsburgh N.Y) was Matt Helm

3.) I only write with Blue Paper Mate Flairs

4) I drink Wawa Hazelnut coffee every morning

5.) I attended the 1980 USA/Russia Olympic semifinal game in Lake Placid.(was a intern for ABC TV)

6.) My first interview in radio was Debbie Gibson

7.) My mom and dad are high school sweethearts from Saranac Lake NY

8.) I have one tattoo on my right upper arm, and its a Kanji symbol meaning "Tranquility"

9.) I'm part Abenaki American Indian

10.) My best friend in life is my younger sister Carolyn.

 

10 Things to know about Kristen Herrmann

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1.) My eyes are two different colors.

2.) A white pitbull named Gloria often joins me in the studio. She does most of the work.

3.) When asked about my favorite movie, I always respond Amelie... (but it's really Independence Day). Favorite shows are The West Wing and The Wire.

4) I play roller derby with the alias Ginger Vitis. My number is 957 (of course).

5.) I have a big wonderful family and will be an aunt very soon (twice)!

6.) My husband and I met at the Girard El stop. I was lost and he gave me directions.

7.) I graduated from Temple University where I rowed four years for Temple Women's Crew. (Starboard)

8.) My food pyramid consists of mostly candy and any food found at a carnival.

9.) I love musical theater but I am an impressively bad singer. Life's cruel joke.

10.) I almost always would rather be playing BINGO.

 

10 Things to know about Gloria

1.) I am named after the Laura Branigan song "Gloria," NOT the Them or Patti Smith song "Gloria," but I've heard those songs are also about dogs.

2.) I am a white and black pit-bull and I adopted my hooman Kristen through the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) after they found me tied to a tree in Port Richmond.

3.) Likes: Treats, swimming, long walks on the beach, and being a famous radio DJ (dog jockey).

4.) Dislikes: Chocolate, grapes, "those" whistles 😝, skateboards, roller-skates and anything with tiny wheels.

5.) Self-care is a big goal for me in 2017; walk every day, drink plenty of water, get as much rest as I can.

6.) If you run water for a bath, I will join you whether you like it or not. I'll stay in the water as long as it is warm, and I adore a nice blow-out afterwards.

7.) I am a vicious destroyer of most stuffed animals, but am merciful toward a lucky few.

8.) My preferred seat is on top of any hooman.

9.) I love wearing hooman costumes and clothes, except for hats with a brim.

10.) Scorpio. Holla! 🙌