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My Minute of News with Jeff Caplan

KSL Newsradio's Jeff Caplan offers his own unique spin on the fun, quirky things that happen alongside the news.
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Now displaying: October, 2016
Oct 31, 2016

Last Saturday, someone threw a black powder towards the orchestra at the New York Metropolitan Opera House and everyone had to be evacuated. What was the powder? It's not what you would expect. There could be a real life Phantom of the Opera at the Met. Originally aired on 10-31-17.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 28, 2016

A real life Forrest Gump has appeared in the United States. Pete Kostelnick departed San Francisco on foot and ran across the country to New York City in 42 days. Can you imagine what that kind of long distance running would do to your body? Hear the story of this amazing accomplishment. Originally aired on 10-28-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 28, 2016

With all the talk about Obamacare on the campaign trail, I figured it would be a good idea to talk to you about what the Affordable Care Act is without the politics. This is strictly informational. Hopefully, this helps clear the air on health care. Originally aired on 10-28-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 28, 2016

Some of the songs Millennials hate were classics for my generation. These include songs by John Lennon! Gen-Xers are not exempt from the hate. The list includes songs by Counting Crows, Joni Mitchell, and Amy Grant. I'll tell you where to find them all on Spotify so you can bug your kids. Originally aired on 10-28-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 27, 2016

MOMA, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, is going to display text messages as works of art. Who's idea was this? Originally aired on 10-27-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 27, 2016

I've got a strange sound to play for you. Is it pizza? Is it from the animal kingdom? Is it in a mall? Is it in China? Can you figure out what it is? OK, OK, I'll tell you: it's a happy polar bear. Originally aired on 10-27-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host, Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah. 

Oct 27, 2016

Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars wanted to create a modern funk song and they managed to capture lightning in a bottle with Uptown Funk. Are you curious as to how they made viral music history? I'll fill you in. Originally aired on 10-27-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 26, 2016

Have you received your mail-in ballot for the United States presidential election yet? The one where you get to decide between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump? There will be a percentage of Utahns who will not follow the instructions on the ballot. Will these mistakes cause Utah, a swing state in this election, to go for a different candidate? Please don't forget to sign your name when you vote. Originally aired on 10-26-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 26, 2016

Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte has been tough on criminals in the Phillippines, and is now directing his anger at the United States. This guy is so crazy that China is not sure if they want to deal with him. Neither Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton has a plan to deal with this key US ally. Originally aired in 10-26-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host, Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Oct 25, 2016

Cable TV consumers are worried about the proposed merger between AT&T and Time Warner. If this business deal goes through, it could cause significant competition issues and limit your choices. Is this just an innocent partnership, or a bull in a china shop? Originally aired on 10-24-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 25, 2016

Weird Al Yankovic is loving this presidential campaign. He got together with Schmoyoho, a YouTube group famous for auto tuning debates and newscasts, and they produced a new song. This one features Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Originally aired on 10-24-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 25, 2016

Want to be a nicer person? Take up knitting. I'm not kidding. I'll tell you about a doctor who swears by this technique and wrote about it for the New York Times. It may even work for you. Originally aired on 10-25-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 25, 2016

The World Series, featuring the Cleveland Indians and the Chicago Cubs, will start tonight. The first pitch of the fall classic will take place in Cleveland, but the world is focused on the Cubs. Originally aired on 10-25-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 24, 2016

Have you ever wondered what exactly is in your dog's mouth? Is it sanitary to have them lick you? Will it make you sick? Drexel University and Cornell answered all of those questions and I'll make sure you have all the facts. Originally aired on 10-24-2016.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 24, 2016

How would you feel if NBA basketball, Game of Thrones, or CNN was removed from your tv package or phone service? These are points consumer protection groups are bringing up in regards to the potential At&t Time Warner merger. You should be worried.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 21, 2016

Things used to be easy when it came to setting a certain amount of screen time for kids. The recommendation was just two hours of screen time but now, things have changed. The American Academy of Pediatrics has now made it complicated! What should you do? Shoot for balance.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 21, 2016

The White Tie Catholic Charity Dinner with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump was very awkward last night. Cardinal Dolan did share a personal moment with the two candidates prior to the event and it sounded cordial.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 21, 2016

A major cyber attack, a DDOS, shut down Amazon, Netflix, Facebook, and Spotify today. What's crazy is that you may have been one of the people causing the problem.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 20, 2016

We all were paying attention when Chris Wallace asked Donald Trump if he would accept the election results if he lost to Hillary Clinton. Needless to say, he missed the mark on this easy question, but he did answer it. He did! You just missed it.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 20, 2016

Evan McMullin has laid out his plan to make it to the White House. If neither Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump get enough electoral votes and if he takes third, he would be the candidate that wouldn't keep people up at night. Is that a good thing though?

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 19, 2016

Donald Trump has asked for people to volunteer to become election observers. He's made wild claims about crooked Hillary Clinton stealing the election and this is his solution to this "problem." There is nothing to worry about though. No one is volunteering.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 19, 2016

One out of every four Americans felt more stressed at work because of the current political climate. This is called Election Stress Disorder. Sounds like we all need to take a deep breath and listen to the advice I've compiled.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 18, 2016

Things have become very difficult during this election. Canada noticed this and they decided to send us a love letter. It's sweet, but this isn't the first time Canada was there for us. In 1973 Gordon Sinclair read an editorial called the Americans. It was written by Byran McGregor and we went crazy over this.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 18, 2016

Things just keep getting worse for Samsung. Their Galaxy Note 7 continues to struggle with exploding batteries, but they also have bad washers and microwave ovens. This is indicative of their corporate culture. They begrudgingly handle recalls and make things difficult.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Oct 17, 2016

Intolerance is a huge issue right now, the presidential race between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump is heated, and now Major League Baseball is rigged? That's what Jose Bautista, star of the Toronto Blue Jays, said. Where did he learn that line of thinking?

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

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