Prospector's Pantry Raid provided an excuse for DiRienzo and Prospector to take STUPIDITRY on the road. We had tickets to see Penn State vs. Indiana so we made Monte play "Handle My Ham" Check it out.
So who is Dave DiRienzo?
He was born in Wilkes-Barre and has lived within 3,512 miles of it ever since.
He was born on March 12 and is a Pisces, just in case you care.
He went to school locally, mostly at places that arenít around anymore. Coincidence?
He is a resident of the Wyoming Valley, closer to Pittston than to Wilkes-Barre.
Heís the only two-time winner of the Nobel Prize for Awesome. (1999, 2005)
Heís the short bald guy on the station.
What does Dave DiRienzo like?
He is a huge fan of the Chicago Bears in spite of the fact that they have no cheerleading squad.
His favorite pizza comes from Sabatiniís Pizza on Wyoming Avenue in Exeter. (NOTE: Sabatiniís has not compensated Mr. DiRienzo at all for this endorsement, although he wouldnít be averse to getting a free pie or two at some point...)
He is a big classic rock fan, except when heís listening to podcasts.
He is an Anglophile, which isnít as dirty as it sounds.
Stevie Ray Vaughan and blues music.
He also is a fan of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, Pittsburgh Penguins, Chelsea FC, and the Philadelphia Phillies.
What does Dave DiRienzo dislike?
The Philadelphia Flyers.
Idiots, bigots, malcontents, and right-wing nutjobs.
The color brown.
Little yippy dogs.
What does the future hold for Dave DiRienzo?
Decades more of employment, a lottery win, and a retirement in Delaware.
Scranton PA, surprisingly, I have never been asked to move by any
government agency despite a misspent youth filled with flaunting
authority and petty vandalism.
Regardless, I love ROCK 107 and the fabulous people all over that listen to our station. I am here for the long runÖunless they fire me again.