John has spent over 50 years as an entertainer: Rock musician/singer, TV host, author, columnist, actor, producer, emcee and radio broadcaster. John and 16th U.S. president Abraham Lincoln are cousins. Favorite actors/actresses include: Clint Eastwood, Dustin Hoffman, Johnny Depp, Susan Sarandon and Ashley Judd. As for favorite television shows.....nowadays everything on TV stinks (unless it's an historic documentary). Favorite music of all-time includes surf, psychedelia, garage bands, Motown and just plain ol’ good time Rock & Roll. His rock trivia book, “Johnny’s Jukebox Trivia” was published in 2002 and is still available. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Puddleford, in Jackson County
We've crossed this Jackson County bridge countless times, many of us not knowing there used to be a town here. Click in and see!
LANSING HISTORY: REO’s Amphibious Truck, the ‘Eager Beaver,’ 1950’s
Click and watch this old 1950's film of the "Eager Beaver" being built in Lansing...
MICHIGAN MURDER: The 1909 Gruesome Discovery in Rattle Run Church
Can you believe a man like this would commit such a gory crime? Click in for details and location info.....
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Wailing Spirits of Lake Erie
The spirits of three tribe maidens wail & cry as boaters pass by...click in and read the tale!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Graves, the Grass and the Ghosts of Pere Cheney
THE MOST HAUNTED TOWN IN MICHIGAN. Even though nothing is left except a graveyard, this place has enough paranormal activity to make it one of Michigan's Most Haunted. Click in!
SPARTAN FOOTBALL HISTORY: MSU Vs. Oregon State, 1950
Click in and watch this ten-minute clip of an old Spartan football game from 1950!
MICHIGAN BIGFOOT: Did I Actually Find a Bigfoot Nest?
Click in to see photos of what some people MIGHT think is an actual sasquatch 'nest' that I came across up north...
WATCH: Michigan Slang Attempted by Californians
Click in and watch Californians attempt to define the meanings of six Michigan terms!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Witchcraft & Murder in the Swamps of Blood Road
There's a good reason why the name of this road is "Blood." Click in to read why and find out where YOU can go see for yourself...
WATCH: Lansing’s Historic Old Theaters on Washington Avenue
Tear your kids away from their internet movies and show 'em what REAL movie-going used to be like! Click in!