Ben, Dana and Giselle's replay: 11/29/16

The Morning Show crew are back in action and talking about attempting to boost their happiness during the holidays.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

The fam is back! Giselle is home and finally has a snow scraper. We broke down our biggest hidden fear (based on zodiac signs of course), and it's not the upcoming snow. Ben and Dana, both cancers, don't like leaving their houses. Giselle, a leo, has a fear of being ignored, true. Intern Anna has to marry rich to avoid her fear of financial insecurity. Couldn't have nailed it any more than that!

6:15 Giving Tuesday

So we've got Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and now Giving Tuesday. Doesn't that seem a little backwards? In hopes that society has a little spare money to give on top of spending $10-15 on every co-worker. Ben's Cyber Monday didn't live up to the expectation, but he will just be waiting until December 23rd to finish his shopping anyways.

6:30 Boost Your Happiness

We don't want to get caught in the winter blues around here and we also want to be cheery around the holiday season, so we asked "What are your best ways to boost happiness?" Try meditation, it's a little tough to get started but there are a lot of apps to help you out! Ben tries out some random acts of kindness, you never know what a smile and "hello" can mean to people. Eat a good breakfast (tacos anyone?) and do one thing to reach your goals every day. Giselle likes to take moments of gratitude before coming to work. If all else fails, puppies for everyone!

6:50 The Trend 

A fatal plane crash holding a Brazilian soccer team, officials, and journalists has gone down in Brazil. Paisley Park announced they will be hosting a four day long concert in honor of Prince's death in April. The Twins are bringing back some familiar faces for their management team in the upcoming season including Torii Hunter.

7:15 Why Love Is Dead

We've said it before, Ben and Anna are single, Dana is happily married and Giselle is in love. Sometimes swiping right isn't good enough, and we want to have someone to go on vacation with or just simply hang out with. We're a goal driven society and believe that perfection is attainable (thank you Disney). The best thing to remember is that everyone can relate to being single or being in a relationship, and either loving it or hating it. So hang in there you're not alone, most love is just dead.

7:30 $1000 Minute 

Sofia played $1000 Minute and for a minute's worth, took home $80. She passed on a couple, but didn't get any wrong. Play with us everyday around 7:30am.

8:15 Get To Know 

Did you know about Dominick the Christmas Donkey!? There are some real classic holiday songs we counted down on Get To Know this morning!

8:30 About that holiday weight...

Everything starts on a Monday, so we've already given up on going back to the gym this week. Thanksgiving really kicked off the weight gain, and we aren't sure if we'll be back on track until January. Every day is the last donut day, and we need to find a little bit of motivation like the "fun" kale smoothies from Eli. Who doesn't love smoothies, am I right?

9:50 Rap Up

Don't forget the Daily Rap Up with Chaz Kangas (@chazraps) who freestyles a secret word and recaps everything we talked about previously in the show.

Follow @BDandG963, @BenHolsen963, @DanaWessel and @GiselleUgarte on Twitter. Like us on Facebook!

Next Up

Byron Buxton

Alex Colomé wastes Buxton's diving catch, clutch bomb

The Twins' bullpen woes continued in a loss to the A's.

Northern Metals

Firefighters battling large blaze at Northern Metal site in Minneapolis

The fire sent a plume of thick smoke into the skyline.

Screen Shot 2021-04-21 at 12.10.00 PM

Charges: St. Cloud woman maced, fatally stabbed man in alley

A 36-year-old man was pronounced dead at St. Cloud Hospital 32 minutes after the 911 call was made.

gasthof

Gasthof's building in Northeast Minneapolis is for sale

The restaurant opened in 1992 and has been closed amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

ambulance

1 dead in single-vehicle crash in Kandiyohi County

Deaths on Minnesota roads are up approximately 20% from the same point last year.

Irwin Jacobs home

Neighbor sues to block estate from dividing billionaire's Lake Minnetonka property

The estate of Irwin Jacobs wants to build six new homes on the late businessman's property.

culver's

In the better burger battle, does Culver's trump In-N-Out?

A website says Culver's is far superior to In-N-Out.

George Floyd mural

Darnella Frazier, who filmed the video of Floyd's arrest, reacts to guilty verdict

Frazier's video challenged the initial narrative of Floyd's arrest presented by the Minneapolis Police Department.

Burnsville police shooting

Man fatally shot by police near I-35W in Burnsville is identified

The suspect killed in the incident is from western Wisconsin.

Related

Ben, Dana and Giselle's replay: 11/10/16

The Morning Show crew welcome back Urban Growler for Thirsty Thursday!

Ben, Dana and Giselle's replay: 11/16/16

The Morning Show crew share some unpopular opinions on everything from camping to Space Jam.

Ben, Dana and Giselle's replay: 11/2/16

The Morning Show team talk about Game 7 and dude-fashion crimes.

Ben, Dana and Giselle's replay: 12/1/16

Your Morning Show crew talk about Mike Zimmer's eye, and what to do with those old presents from your ex.

Ben, Dana and Giselle's replay: 11/18/16

The Morning Show hosts brace themselves for the first snow of the year, and talk cuffing season.

Ben, Dana and Giselle's replay: 11/01/16

Your Morning show crew mourns the Vikings' untimely demise

Ben, Dana and Giselle's replay: 11/22/16

The Morning show team shares tips for Black Friday and meeting the parents.

Ben, Dana and Giselle's replay: 10/25/16

Your Morning Show crew talks about Evil Beiber and an adult sleepover at the Science Museum.