Decades before Facebook, Instagram or Snapchat, radio was social media, and the reason was radio personalities like Dan Daniel. Daniel died Tuesday at the age of 81, and he left a legion of admirers who flooded sites like the New York Radio Message Board with memories of how much they simply flat-out liked the man. It was easy to do. Show More Summary
By the time The Nightfly was released, in 1982, Donald Fagen and Walter Becker, the creative core of Steely Dan, had gone their separate ways. 1980’s Gaucho was their last record for 20 years, and given Becker’s personal troubles at the time, it made sense that at least half of the band was burnt out. Show More Summary
One-time WCMA-AM "Good Guy" was 82.
by Dan Savage This week's Youth Pastor Watch is dedicated to Anne Graham Lotz... Anne Graham Lotz is one of Billy Graham's daughters and she has a wide-ranging career as a speaker and author. In person she's delightful. On a platform she's mesmerising; her father said she was the best preacher in the family. Show More Summary
by Dan Savage What he said: The self-loathing-gay and ISIS-inspired-jihadist theories of this attack are not mutually exclusive.— Josh Barro (@jbarro) June 14, 2016 A person can be a violently self-loathing closet case and a devout-if-demented "believer." The former all but requires the latter. Show More Summary
"Danny used to tell me... he was the only one that knew the truth about what a bad person I was."
by Dan Savage Coming on sheep? Not a crime: The Supreme Court of Canada has upheld the acquittal of a British Columbia man in a decision that defines the crime of bestiality as penetration involving a person and animal.... In a 6-1 decision...Show More Summary
by Dan Savage The Tennessean: One person has been reported dead after a U.S. Navy Blue Angels jet crashed following takeoff during a practice flight around 3 p.m. Thursday, according to a county fire dispatcher. Larry Farley, Rutherford County fire chief, said his dispatchers were told one person was killed. Show More Summary
After each episode in Game of Thrones Season 6, we’ll be answering a crucial question: Who is currently the worst person in Westeros? This week, technology and culture writer Jacob Brogan is joined by Slate culture editor Dan Kois. Brogan: Hi, Dan. Show More Summary
by Dan Savage Zika, Trump, Superbugs, Snakes—we're doomed: For the first time, researchers have found a person in the United States carrying bacteria resistant to antibiotics of last resort, an alarming development that the top U.S. public health official says could mean "the end of the road" for antibiotics. Show More Summary
On a sunny and unusually warm spring day in Seattle, Dan Vyleta and I sat down with iced coffees and talked about his new literary genre-breaker. Smoke is set in an alternative vision of nineteenth-century England, where a person’s morality...
It's called the Campsite Rule. If you've listened to Dan Savage's sex advice podcast, you've probably heard it. The idea goes like this: when two people are in a relationship the more experienced person has the responsibility to leave...Show More Summary
In related news, Dan Quayle doesn't know what a tautology is.
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by Dan Savage I am a vanilla soccer mom in the suburbs, very happily married with two kids and a gaggle of pets. Super, duper vanilla. I know there's other flavors out there and I respect all flavors, I just prefer my vanilla. My next...Show More Summary
John McCain, Tom Cotton, and Dan Sullivan walk into a room and get asked about Trump… -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
YouTube sensations, video bloggers, and radio personalities, Dan Howell and Phil Lester, simply known as Dan and Phil, bring their talents to the live stage Fri., April 29, at 8 p.m. Widely known for their YouTube channel, Super Amazing...Show More Summary
Skip Bayless’ pending move from ESPN to Fox has caused some to wonder if Bristol is really still the top destination for big-name sports media personalities, especially when you add it to the list of other notable exits such as Bill Simmons, Keith Olbermann, Colin Cowherd and now even Mike Tirico. Show More Summary
The entire Russian Internet is buzzing about the heart-warming story of Russian schoolboy Stepan Saveliev. Politicians, celebrities and even NASA astronaut Dan Burbank sent personal messages to the Russian kid, who was bullied at school for being a “loser.”
Carl Klarner and Dan Smith write for TAP about the aftermath of Evenwel. … Continue reading ?