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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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Dec 21, 2017

The tradition of buying Christmas music during the holiday season seems to have died out. Now everyone is just streaming whatever they want. From Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber to Michael Buble and Mariah Carey...who do you think is on top of the Christmas streaming charts? Enjoy 2017's last minute of news! Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

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

Dec 20, 2017

Do you even lift bro? Probably not as much as Na'ami Kutin. She's a 16-year-old powerlifter. This little Orthodox Jewish girl is setting world records and blowing people's minds.

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

Dec 20, 2017

I've taken a total of one Uber in my life...and it was fine. That doesn't mean I would use it instead of an ambulance. That being said, studies indicate Americans feel otherwise.

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

Dec 18, 2017

We all have our favorite classic Christmas songs...but what about all of the new ones coming out? You know, the ones that our kids might be singing decades from now? I'll go through some of this year's new releases, including new songs by Mariah Carey, Lindsey Sterling, Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, 98 Degrees, Good Charlotte, and Pentatonix with Jennifer Hudson. You decide what will stand the test of time. 

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

Dec 18, 2017

I have superhero news...You've seen the Batman movies, right? It turns out that Danny Devito's rendition of Penguin should have been met with more acclaim and the movie Happy Feet with more skepticism. I have paleontologists that will back me up on 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

Dec 16, 2017

President Donald Trump was very critical of the NAFTA Free Trade Agreement, He claims the deal sends American jobs to Mexico...but he's not the only one complaining. Ask yourself, what would cause a record increase in obesity in Mexico? I'll give you a hint. It has to do with McDonalds and KFC.

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

Dec 16, 2017

The Miss Universe Pageant is stuck in a tailspin. With the sexual harassment allegations against Donald Trump and Steve Harvey's gaffe, what else could go wrong? Just ask Miss Iraq, Sarah Eedahn, and Miss Israel.

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

Dec 14, 2017

Have you ever seen Broadway musical: Cats? I'm assuming you at least know what the famous musical is...it's been around for 36 years. For the first time ever, these lyrically gifted cats were attacked by a dog in the theater in New York City. I'm serious!

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

Dec 14, 2017

Santa Claus has some major issues...at least according to Dr. John Huber of Texas. Think about it. He invades your privacy, judges you, and he might be kissing your mother...maybe he's right?

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

Dec 8, 2017

The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia seems serious. He wants to create a moderate country free of radical Islam. He's even locked up all of his filthy rich cousins on corruption charges. This could be good...but where did a minor prince get $450 million to buy a Leonardo da Vinci painting?

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

Dec 8, 2017

So...those animal videos you've seen on YouTube? Do you know where the inspiration for all of those came from? You'd probably be surprised to hear that they have their roots in WWII and Nazi Germany. Thankfully, a recording engineer and a record producer brought us a Christmas song that will live on forever.

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

Dec 7, 2017

Do little girls still dream of becoming a princess? Well, Meghan Markle is living that dream...but it's not just a happily ever after story. Being a princess in the modern world requires certain types of difficult training...usually regarding terrorism.

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

Dec 7, 2017

Do you have recurring nightmares? Things like: falling off a cliff, teeth falling out, etc. According to pop science, this is the manifestation of the fear of losing control...but will real science confirm this? The University of Cardiff looked at this issue and found the answer.

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

Dec 7, 2017

Aaron Boone had one of the biggest home runs in New York Yankees history. His career was riding high with that hit and it fell apart a month later. Boone blew out his knee playing basketball in his driveway which nullified his contract. He could've lied about his injury, but he didn't. His honesty came back to reward him.

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

Dec 6, 2017

Google and Amazon are really pushing their Echo and Google Home devices this holiday season. It's easy to forget what exactly you are bringing into your home. That's why Deadspin has gone out of its way to remind it's readers that the microphone in those devices is always listening...is the loss of privacy worth 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

Dec 5, 2017

Have you seen Apple's new holiday commercial? It features a man and woman who bump into each other on a snowy street and share an intense encounter and great chemistry...but how do they have such good chemistry? The story behind that is actually quite romantic.

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

Dec 5, 2017

Two pieces of art, two presidents, two different styles. In one corner, we have an oil on canvas painting by John F Kennedy...in the other is a magic marker drawing by Donald Trump. Which one do you think sold for more money?

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

Dec 4, 2017

Corey Lewandowski, Donald Trump's ex-campaign chief, released a book over the weekend detailing the President's love for McDonalds and KFC. President Trump specifically loves Big Macs, Filet-of-Fish, pizza, and a bucket of chicken. Maybe he really came to Utah to see the first KFC restaurant?

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

Dec 1, 2017

Everybody loves "Baby, It's Cold Outside"...or at least they used to. With all the sexual harassment headlines, is it really appropriate to play it? Time to check in with Rebecca Cressman from FM 100.3.

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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