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 NEWEST book, "Paranormal Michigan" has been released and his rock trivia books, “Johnny’s Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Q&A" and "Johnny's Jukebox Trivia” are available as well. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site.
Michigan Puddingstones May Contain Gold or Diamonds
Michigan Puddingstones are awesome and make a good northern Michigan safari...and sometimes they contain diamonds or gold! CLICK IN for info where to find these rocks!
MICHIGAN SHADOW TOWN: Hinchman, in Berrien County
This former train stop has a few old structures left, including the old general store and church. CLICK IN to see where you can visit this tiny Michigan village!
World’s Oldest Continuously-Manned Fire Station is in Michigan
It's another World's Record for Michigan! CLICK IN and find out where this is...then pay a visit!
Are There Flesh-Eating Ants in Michigan?
We have 113 species of ants in Michigan...any of them flesh-eaters? Some say no, others claim to have seen them. CLICK IN for info and photos!
Michigan Plants That Eat Bugs, Frogs and Mice
Michigan has three meat-eatin', bug swallowin', frog & mouse devouring plants! CLICK IN for info, photos, and video!
Anyone Know About This Old Abandoned House on Spring Arbor Road?
This old abandoned house sits along Spring Arbor Road, keeping silent about its past. Anyone know? CLICK IN for more...
OLD MICHIGAN LUMBER TOWN: Stutsmanville, Emmet County
Very little is written about this old 1800's Michigan lumber town, but there are still a couple of good photo ops here for you historians. CLICK IN for location, info, and location!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Potter Street Train Station, Saginaw
Spirits of dead soldiers and a 'woman in white' are believed to haunt this 1881 Saginaw train station. CLICK IN for photos, location, and info!
Predators in Lake Michigan That Can Harm – or Even EAT You
It's not so far-fetched to think you could encounter one of these four dangerous creatures in Lake Michigan. CLICK IN to learn more and see photos!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: The Edited Mail Pouch Advertisement in Concord
This altered advertisement has turned quite a few heads for many years. CLICK IN and see where you can get YOUR picture taken with it!