Classic Phone Scams – B-A-N-A-N-A-SPosted by admin on August 23, 2020 Audio | Blog | Classic Phone Scams | Tags: bananas, grocery store, Gwen Stefani, Hollaback Girl, Las Vegas, phone prank, phone scam | No comments
Years and years ago, when I was on KLUC’s morning show here in Vegas, we did phone scams. Well, that’s what we called em. Some shows call them Phone Pranks or Phone Taps. We did a ton. I think upwards of 400 different scams before we stopped doing the bit.
“Hollaback Girl” was Gwen Stefani’s first solo #1 song. Of course, the song was catch af, the bridge though, that’s what caught my attention. “This shit is bananas, B-A-N-A-N-A-S.” I thought it would be funny to call grocery store produce departments and find out if they had any bananas. It
It took some trial and error but, eventually, someone bit.