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Style Over Sanity

Style Over Sanity

Living in Fargo, North Dakota, you learn very quickly this is a region of extremes. We’re rather flat here – flat, as in the landscape. On an exceptionally clear day, you can see Denver. Trees are in abundance in the downtown area. However once you go north, south or west of Fargo, the trees are […]

Why Even Wear Shorts

Why Even Wear Shorts

I took my six-year-old daughter to the mall for ice cream on Saturday after a grueling couple of hours roller skating at a kindergarten birthday party.  Nothing better than a cool cone to cool down. While at the mall, I was reminded how many young girls (thinking teens… even pre-teens) are in need of fashion […]

Christopher Gabriel Program, Meet Facebook

I knew it would happen.  I just knew it.  My producer here at 970 WDAY, the multi-talented, very sharp, very clever and somewhat devious Erik Matson, has put up what is apparently called The Christopher Gabriel Program Fan Page on………………….. Facebook. In Fargo, No One Can Hear You Scream. It wasn’t that long ago I […]

The Christopher Gabriel Program: Shooting High at WDAY (video)

I thought it might be nice to take a moment to reflect on the direction and goals for my new radio program at AM 970 WDAY in Fargo (ND).

Harrison Beillor on AM 540 KQMB, Quimby (Montana)

with Harrison Beillor    [Audio clip: view full post to listen] *** Eat well, work hard, and give me a call.   PRODUCTION CREDITS KQMB Host:  Terry Svinale Producer:  David Allen Technical Director:  Wendy Gabriel Inspiration:  The Writer’s Almanac, with Garrison Keillor

Eye on Monday: Late Night Dining...My Way

Eye on Monday: Late Night Dining…My Way

When it comes to what I like to call Late Night Dining, I’m referring to restaurants (or stands) many would call a “dive.”  But one man’s dive is another man’s 5-star eatery. With that in mind, I give you my three favorite places in the United States that fall into the category of 5-star slices of simple, […]