Fitz in the Morning Episode #256 Monday 05/04/20

Fitz found himself in the midst of a Social Media Firestorm over the weekend; he explains the events that led to it and the steps he took to resolve it with the person involved. In the What Are You Kidding Me stores, the TikTok trend of tiny pancakes, Oprah is giving a nationwide commencement speech, and watch out for Murder Hornets. In the Hourly Bulletin, Gov Inslee rolls out a phased reopening plan, a Snohomish County barbershop defies the state order and opens, Seattle’s Real Estate market is soaring, Police deal with multiple weekend issues involving speeders and reckless drivers, and a citizens’ caravan brings farmers’ crops to the needy. Fitz has watched the first part of “Waco” on Netflix and he’s floored. In The Fitz Files, Miranda Lambert and her husband are road-tripping in her Airstream, Carole Baskin was duped into being on a YouTube video by guys claiming to be from Fallon, Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande have posted a groove which they want you to dance to for a video, and there’s a new “Twilight” book coming this summer. In The Good Stuff, Bartell’s is teaming with the Girl Scouts to sell cookies after their season was cut short by COVID-19. Kenny Chesney calls in and we talk about his new album, his July Show at Century Link, and Michael Jordan. Claire recounts her surprisingly pleasant experience having to take her dog to the vet during COVID. We celebrate “May the Fourth” with some “Star Wars” montages and preview Ryder’s Watch Party tonight. Today’s Troop Salute is Heidi Sandoval and her Family. “Give Big WA” Champions Walter Jones and Roger Levesque call to talk about how you can Give Big. Monday Motivation is a Special “May the Fourth” Edition with Motivating Quotes from “Star Wars”.