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 Richard Dreyfuss. 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 NEW rock trivia book, “Johnny’s Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Q&A" is NOW AVAILABLE. His first, "Johnny's Jukebox Trivia” is still available as well. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site!
Do You Know the Nicknames of These 40 Michigan Cities?
Can you identify these Michigan towns by their nicknames? "Christmas Pickle Capitol", "Cherry Pit Spitting Capitol", "Beer Tent Capitol", "Michigan's Smallest City" or "Hothouse Rhubarb Capitol"? If not, then CLICK IN to see the nicknames of 40 …
Forty-five of Jackson’s Most Unique Street Names
Jackson has its share of unique street names. CLICK IN to see a list of forty-five of 'em!
Thirty of Lansing’s Most Unique Street Names
CLICK IN to see a list of 30 of Lansing's Most Unique street names!
MICHIGAN ONE-ROOM SCHOOLHOUSES: Outside AND Inside!
Click in to see 25 photos of ten Michigan one-room schoolhouses from outside AND inside!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Sebewa Corners, Ionia County
Once upon a time, this little Ionia County community had a handful of businesses. Now there's just a church and old storefront. CLICK IN to see photos and where to visit!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Banfield in Barry County
Some cool old buildings still stand in this secluded village, waiting for you to take some pictures! CLICK IN to see some photos and where to visit!
How to Tell if Someone is NOT from Michigan
Out-of-staters can often drive Michiganders crazy. CLICK IN to see how to identify these people with 20 tell-tale signs!
You’re Not A TRUE Michigander Until You Consume All 21 of These
If you have consumed ALL twenty of these items, you can consider yourself a TRUE Michigander. If not, ya better get busy. CLICK IN to see the list!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: The Village Buried Within the Woods
It's a ghost town within the thick woods. No residents, no neighbors, no people whatsoever. Just the remains of old buildings and a graveyard. CLICK IN for photos and location!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Old 1800’s Church & School Near Vermontville
There are two old buildings out in the nearby countryside, with no towns around. What was it part of? Click in for photos and location!