Author Archives: Sonny Melendrez

Fly Over of The Great American Eclipse

A total solar eclipse is unlike anything you’ve seen in your life. As totality approaches, you will see the astonishing sight of day turning to night and the Sun’s corona blazing in the sky. This is truly a great American eclipse because totality will sweep the nation from the Pacific to the Atlantic. Nearly everyone […]

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The New Sonny Melendrez Show

On June 5, 2001 we launched San Antonio’s First Internet Radio Station, one of the first in the nation. Since then, SonnyRadio.com has become a source of inspiration, motivation and family-friendly entertainment. What began as an all-radio site took on a whole new dimension in 2005 when a video feature we shared went viral by […]

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Dog Saves Dog | Original Hero Dog

This video has been viewed by millions around the world with the same gut-wrenching, yet heartwarming reaction. It shows two dogs caught by surveillance cameras on a busy highway in Santiago, Chile. One dog tries desperately to drag his friend to safety. At the time of my narration, it was reported that the injured dog […]

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Kermit the Frog meets Bono Duck

With Kermit the Frog in the news lately, we searched our radio archives and found this exchange between Kermit and my friend, Bono Duck on KAHL Radio in San Antonio. Kermit was booked to appear on the Ron Thulin Show and Ron thought it would be fun if Bono conducted the interview. The conversation was […]

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Salma Hayek Radio Prank

In 1997, Salma Hayek visited my radio show on Magic 105.3 in San Antonio, Texas, to promote her movie, “Fools Rush In”. Prior to her appearance, I told Salma that we wanted to play a little trick on our Associate Producer, Andrew Morales, who had a big crush on her, by making advances toward him […]

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English for Beginners: Touching!

This ad for Polish retailer, Allegro, has gone viral, touching the hearts of viewers around the world. A grandfather decides to learn English for a very special occasion. Be encouraged daily at http://SonnyMelendrez.com

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The Peabody Duck Walk

The Peabody Hotel in Memphis, USA, has its very own flock of ducks. The origins of these feathered friends date back to 1933, when the then General Manager Frank Schutt had a bit too much Jack Daniel’s whisky. As a joke, live ducks were put into the hotel fountain and they were such a success that they stayed. That’s when the […]

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The Pick-Me-Up Duck

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Animal Rescues Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

This compilation of various animal rescues may serve to restore your faith in humanity. There are thoughtful people around the world, willing to do what it takes to rescue, nurse and care for these, otherwise helpless creatures. May you be inspired by their acts of kindness!

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Priest Surprises Bride and Groom

A priest surprises bride and groom Chris and Leah O’Kane by giving them a surprise they will never forget when their priest gave the couple a “gift” that stunned everyone in attendance. The pair had looked forward to their big day for over a year, planning every last detail of the wedding, or so they […]

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