Friday, April 14, 2006

Hoppy Gilmore Reveals the Thought Behind the Clues

Thanks to everyone who played in our Froggy Fugitive game. Hope you're working hard on the second one so Froggy 99.9 can give you $2,500 cash! Here's the list of clues for the first Froggy Fugitive. Maybe reading these will help in finding the second Fugitive. And a special thanks and congrats to Froggy 99.9's first winner, Steve Strasheim!

-Gilmore


Froggy Fugitive Clues for Monday, April 3rd

Clue #1
The Froggy Fugitive did not grow up in the town they were born in.
Travis was born in Bismarck but lived in Menoken, ND – 7 miles east of Bismarck.

Clue #2
The Froggy Fugitive has quite a nose.
Travis played noseguard in football.

Clue #3
The Froggy Fugitive works in a vital part of town.
Travis works in downtown Fargo.

Clue #4
Once stood up the Froggy Gang Morning Show.
When Travis was working with the FM Beez and early on with the FM Jets he stood up the FGMS many times because the guy couldn’t wake up in the morning!


Froggy Fugitive Clues for Tuesday, April 4th

Clue #1
The Froggy Fugitive once hung out with truckers.
Travis’ first paid job was a bus boy at the Oasis Truckstop in Bismarck.

Clue #2
The Froggy Fugitive can be seen working on its 11 handicap this summer.
Could it be Tom Szymanski, the avid golfer who does weather for Channel 11? Nope. Travis loves playing golf and has an 11 handicap.

Clue #3
The Froggy Fugitive was popular and had a buddy growing up.
Buddy was the name of one of Travis’ horses.

Clue #4
The Froggy Fugitive sings like daddy.
Travis sings bass in his church choir.


Froggy Fugitive Clues for Wednesday, April 5th

Clue #1
The Froggy Fugitive once picked up a hitchhiker near Lincoln, NE.
The hitchhiker was an ornate box turtle he found on the road. Michelangelo (the turtle’s name) just passed away last year at the ripe old age of 20.

Clue #2
The Froggy Fugitive has spent time around aircraft.
Not the jets that fly in the air. Travis is the PA announcer for the FM Jets.

Clue #3
The Froggy Fugitive tears up when one particular show airs on PBS.
Travis’ first car was a ’72 Chevy Supernova.

Clue #4
The Froggy Fugitive warns you to resist all clues that send you in the wrong direction.
Travis was on his high school rodeo team…and wore Resistol hats (“resist all”).


Froggy Fugitive Clues for Thursday, April 6th

Clue #1
Some say the Froggy Fugitive was quite the heel in High School.
Travis was the team-roping heeler on his High School rodeo team.

Clue #2
The Froggy Fugitive broke both collarbones acting out a scene from Napoleon Dynamite.
Travis broke both collarbones jumping a car on his BMX bike.

Clue #3
If you find the Froggy Fugitive you’ll be able to “claim” the reward.
Travis works for an insurance company.

Clue #4
The Froggy Fugitive has a well-known voice in the F/M area.
A lot of people started focusing on TV personalities around the area (Sorry TV peeps). Again, Travis is the PA announcer for the FM Jets and was the PA announcer for the FM Beez.


Froggy Fugitive Clues for Friday, April 7th

Clue #1
The Froggy Fugitive once lived in Neumaier Hall.
Travis went to school at MSUM.

Clue #2
When you see the Froggy Fugitive try pin them in a corner.
Travis attended MSUM on a wrestling scholarship (although he says he was the worst wrestler on the team).

Clue #3
The Froggy Fugitive knows what it’s like to be broke.
Travis grew up with horses and often broke horses for neighbors.

Clue #4
The Froggy Fugitive is very familiar with TV.
Sorry! This clue sent a lot of people to TV stations, but Travis’ initials are T.V.


Froggy Fugitive Clues for Monday, April 10th

Clue #1

The Froggy Fugitive is happy that they still have their second job after this weekend.
The FM Jets beat the Bismarck Bobcats over the weekend to stay in the NAHL playoffs.

Clue #2

The Froggy Fugitive has lived the life of a Garth Brooks song.
“Rodeo”

Clue #3

If you see someone buying a turtle at the pet store you better ask them if they’re the Froggy Fugitive because the Froggy Fugitive once had a turtle for a pet.
Go back to Clue #1 on Wednesday, April 5th.

Clue #4

Discover the significance of the letters J-E-C to find the Froggy Fugitive.
The FM Jets play at the John E. Carlson Coliseum.


Froggy Fugitive Clues for Tuesday, April 11th

Clue #1

If you’re in a traffic accident in the road construction you may end up speaking to the Froggy Fugitive.
People started checking into law enforcement officers…EMTs…highway workers. What about your insurance agent?

Clue #2
You may have spotted the Froggy Fugitive at the Shrine Circus Sunday and not even known it.
No lie there!

Clue #3
The Froggy Fugitive drives a black Accord.
Pretty basic clue. I was trying to get people to pull over everybody driving black Accords.

Clue #4

The Froggy Fugitive once worked for the FM Beez basketball team.
PA announcer. I sat by him when I ran the music during the games!


Froggy Fugitive Clues for Wednesday, April 12th

Clue #1
The Froggy Fugitive’s main job is in the same profession as the gecko’s.
Insurance.

Clue #2

The Froggy Fugitive works in 51-A.
On Broadway.

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