WHAT'S UP THIS WEEKEND? _ The World's Largest Calf Fry Festival & Cook-off begins tomorrow (Saturday) in Vinita, Oklahoma. Calf fries are also known as Rocky Mountain Oysters -- also known as fried calves' testicles.
WACKY-BUT-TRUE: HOW TO HAUL A FRIDGE IN A HONDA _ A full-sized refrigerator is a pretty sizable appliance, usually requiring at least a van or pickup truck to haul to its destination. This is something the police in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, had to remind a shopper who thought a few ropes and a prayer would get his fridge home ... in the trunk of a Honda Accord.
IN THEATERS THIS WEEKEND _ Our Idiot Brother (R); Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (R); Colombiana (PG-13)
HURRICANE IRENE COULD TAKE OUT BOX OFFICE _ Hurricane Irene will likely have an affect on this weekend's box office cash register. Distribution executives in Hollywood and New York are closely tracking the storm, and say there's no doubt it could be a rough weekend.
NOWHERE NEAR THE HURRICANE? _ Are you doing radio far, far away from the East Coast? In Friday's InterPrep/PRO we have a simple but effective way to tie your show into this national story.
HURRICANE INFO FOR FACEBOOK OR BLOG _ One for your Facebook or blog: USA Today has a helpful list of how the airlines are handling the hurricane.
DAVID ARQUETTE ON DWTS _ A source claims David Arquette has signed on to the new season of Dancing with the Stars! He was seen showing up to the rehearsal studio Thursday to meet his dance partner, Kym Johnson.