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Mark Summers

Get to know Mark...
 
Hometown:  Vineland,NJ
 
Favorite Food:  Chinese, Italian, Anything, and can't forget EVERYTHING (I hate being SOOOOO picky about what I eat) 
 
Favorite Restaurant In Milwaukee:  Only been to ONE so far...Sobelman's Pub & Grill!  Jojo took me there for my interview lunch and ME LIKEY!   I promise you this:  I WILL FIND more restaurants and I will destroy them...and by destroy them, I mean I'll eat at more of em' and get back to you! 
 
Hobbies:  Music (I know, shocking!), Sports, and KARAOKE!  (I don't drink, so let the fact that karaoke is a hobby of mine sink in LOL)  My PLEA to you:  find me the best karaoke and let's get our sing on!
 
Favorite Food At The Wisconsin State Fair:  TBD, but I'm sure it'll be something fried.
 
Favorite TV Show:  Here it is...I'm not scared...to admit...that my favorite show on TV is...
GREYS.ANATOMY.  There, I said it.  Also, I may or may not shed a tear or two while watching. 
 
Dog Or Cat Lover:  BOTH!  We've got 2 dogs AND a cat!    A Mini-Dachsund named Cooper, a Maltese-Dachsund Mix named Callie and our cats name is Piper. 
 
Latest Notable Accomplishment:  True story:  I went 2 WHOLE DAYS WITHOUT POSTING on Facebook!  (yes, seriously)
 
Something few people know about me:  I was the original lead singer of N'Sync!  But...I got sick for 2 days and missed some rehearsals and they replaced me with some young punk named Justin Timberlake...WHO'S LAUGHIN' NOW???!!!  (EDIT:  I LOVE Justin Timberlake and that's the REAL answer to this question).  SERIOUSLY, LOVE JT.  He's the man, right?  I mean, who doesn't love that guy?  Ok, next question.
 
Vacation Destination:  Hawaii!  


FAMILY.IS.EVERYTHING.

The last 2 weeks have been AMAZING and FAMILY is the reason!  My wife Sarah is the youngest of 5 sisters and to say she’s close to them is a HUGE understatement!  She does have a sister that’s “HER PERSON” though, and if you watch GREYS ANATOMY, you’ll get that reference!

You see, Sarah just celebrated her 40th birthday on April 28th and it would be the first time in years that she wouldn’t be able to celebrate with her Mom and Sisters in some way or another…OR SO SHE THOUGHT!   Let’s just say I’m TERRIBLE at keeping secrets…but I kept this one and IT WAS A BIGGIE!  My Mother-In-Law and Sister-In-Law (not just any sister, but HER PERSON) were coming to surprise her for her birthday!  They flew into Chicago, drove to meet me here at the radio station and let me just tell you…it was THE MOST AMAZING REACTION EVER when we walked in the house and I had Mom and Leslie with me!  There were tears, neverending hugs and my kids were just as happy as it was the first time they’d seen their Mom-Mom or Auntie since we moved to Milwaukee!   Always remember: FAMILY IS FOREVER…no matter how near or far, they are always there.  You’re just a phone call away...or a plane ride even!  THIS was special and had to be shared with YOU, my OTHER FAMILY!

Thank you for reading this and THANK YOU SO MUCH for listening to The Mix!

-Mark Summers


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05/06/2014 4:27PM
FAMILY.IS.EVERYTHING.
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05/06/2014 9:20PM
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Awesome! What a wonderful surprise!
05/07/2014 5:58AM
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