Fun Fridays

Fun Fridays with Hawes!

Fun Wednesday

Here’s a Special Wednesday edition of Fun Fridays with Hawes!

Fun Fridays

Special “Grim Episode” includes plane crashes, disaster movies, ABC arrests and Power Puff Girls!

Fun Fridays

The February 27, 2015 edition includes the Nellsyford Blue Ridge Pig, Fifeville, sportscoats from the Salvation Army, the death and song-stylings of Leonard Nimoy, John Wayne says God Bless America, skiing with ipods, intercourse while running, Hawes’ real-life frostbite experience, hot yogurt, House of Cards, what color is the dress, photographing large women, poo pouri, Gary Glitter goes to jail, plus more digressions and useless sidebars than the other guys!

Fun Fridays

It’s a show about nothing.

Fun Fridays!

Fun Fridays with veteran Charlottesville journalist Hawes Spencer!

Fun Fridays!

Fun Fridays with Hawes! November 21, 2014 edition.

Fun Fridays!

The August 8, 2014 edition of Fun Fridays with Hawes includes the destruction of a weather balloon tomato, the new James Brown biopic, reasonably articulate movie dialogue, Ebola, a cooking dilemma, smoking on airplanes, getting stoned in the White House, Carnal Knowledge, and Hawes sings Virginia’s classic jingle “Right Turn on Red After Stop” — plus Holstein cows!

Fun Fridays!

This edition of Fun Fridays with Hawes includes the origin of the phrase “it’s raining cats and dogs,” green landscaping, a one-mile race in downtown Charlottesville, the Hatton Ferry (not the Hat On Fairy), grinding grits with strapping young women in Nelson County, Hawes’ first car and a visit to Newport News, Virginia in Summer 1985, the Ventures, Hawes sings Almost Blue, is Charlottesville really the Happiest City? straddling cities, the Torquays, and and an imagined Quentin Tarantino movie, breaking up and taking her cassettes, Number 1 and Number 2, the Cobb’s Creek Circuit Rider, Ladybug Ladybug, the TV Test Pattern, and more!

Fun Fridays!

This special Monday edition of Fun Fridays with veteran Charlottesville journalist Hawes Spencer includes sailing stories (what is a jib anyway? and did Christopher Cross really sail away to where he wanted to be?), drinking over lunch, inappropriate fashions for teenagers, current events with Mood Music, a sad story from South Carolina, the beautiful women of Austin, Texas, Junior Brown, the Bradys visit Hawaii, Metro’s new Silver Line which opens this week, New York City’s High Line, the Best Buy Ramp song, and more!

Fun Fridays!

The July 10, 2014 edition of Fun Fridays with Hawes includes teenage sexting stories, Steely Dan hits, Styx, World Cup Soccer, new developments in Charlottesville, weather updates— and we answer the question: what makes fairy dust?

Fun Fridays!

Fun Fridays with Hawes! Special Summer Beach Edition! Everything from the Gay Vacationer to Boz Scaggs and caloused “man” hands. Four of five dentists recommend that you NOT listen.

Fun Fridays!

The June 13, 2014 edition of Fun Fridays with Hawes includes fun with Virginia accents, deadly low-head dams, Oscar-winners Shirley Jones and Marisa Tomei, a Pennsylvania wedding, deadly sky lanterns, tragedy at the reception, the rules of littering, plus Hawes’ latest deadly bicycle adventure— and more!

Fun Fridays!

Fun Fridays with Hawes, May 30 edition includes Land of the Lost, Busch Gardens v King’s Dominion, Hawes’ lawsuit against Budweiser, where is Belgium anyway, the Griffin rollercoaster, putting fake clothes on girls, the very first gymnasium at the University of Virginia, and much more!

Fun Fridays!

Fun Fridays with Hawes: Special May 22 “Little Friday” edition includes CB radios and the Convoy song, Coy’s job in the “pit,” 1980s beers, “imported … from Colorado,” patriotic men in dresses, beanbag chairs, topless sunbathing, Chuck Berry’s ding-a-ling, speed limits, and another game of What Instrument is That?! — plus Hawes Spencer’s unforgettable impersonation of John Lennon, and more! Don’t listen. Just don’t.