| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Kinky Friedman, The Bipolar Tour
June 19, Café Nine, 250 State St., New Haven, (203) 789-8281, cafenine.com; June 20, Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville, (860) 693-9762, 41bridgestreet.com
The first thing you should know about Kinky...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 11:51 AM
New Jersey Governor was rushed to a hospital Thursday morning after he complained of having difficulty breathing, the governor's office said in a statement.
According to spokesman Michael Drewniak, the governor - who suffers from asthma - was taken to...
| Feb 25, 2012
A Newport News native named Dennis Banks used a strange sort of alchemy to conjure a promising show business career for himself.
He blended a dose of YouTube urban humor with some sharp political insights and just a touch of exposure from conservative...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:56 AM
Republican kingmaker or entertainer? Truth teller or "big fat idiot"? How about "lightning rod"?
Once again, Rush Limbaugh -- the conservative provocateur with the self-described "talent on loan from God" -- is in hot water. Limbaugh, who has been the...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 10:00 AM
On Feb. 29, Rush Limbaugh repeatedly insulted a woman over the radio air waves by calling her a "slut" and a "prostitute." He used those terms to label one innocent and responsible woman. The majority of women in America are using or have used...
| May 18, 2012
| 11:12 AM
As controversy over Howard Stern's debut on "America's Got Talent" rose earlier this week in anticipation of Monday night's season premiere, I couldn't help but find a bit of humor in all of the hate and contempt being spewed toward the self-proclaimed...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 12:31 AM
When I worked in radio years ago, I had friends with bands always bugging me to play their music on the air. They didn’t realize the big system in place that has record labels dictating what songs radio stations can play, and all that other...
| Jan 26, 2008
Why exactly is John Gibson still on the air?
Three days ago, the Fox News talk-show host opened his radio show with hate-filled, and prepared, mockery of actor Heath Ledger's death. Auditory clips of Ledger's most famous film, "Brokeback Mountain,"...
| Oct 23, 2009
Soupy Sales, a comic with a gift for slapstick who attained cult-like popularity in the 1960s with a pie-throwing routine that became his signature, has died. He was 83.
Sales had numerous ailments and died Thursday at Calvary Hospital in the Bronx, said...
| Jun 24, 2008
Don Imus Makes Another Controversial Comment
Radio host Don Imus again finds himself explaining a controversial race comment. While speaking about suspended Dallas Cowboys Quarterback Adam Jones, Imus asks the announcer, "what color is he?" When the...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
I'm way too buy obsessing over Mike Francesa and Chris Russo to get involved with another Don Imus imbroglio, but since this one involves a sports figure I guess I might as well post it. Here is a link to......