Alec Baldwin might not be the most likable guy in his personal life, but he’s a very funny dude, especially in this Amazon Echo ad which features a meeting of the minds between him and Dan Marino on how to make the best Super Bowl party possible. It turns out that Alec Baldwin really prefers […]
For years now, one of the most popular segments on ESPN Radio’s Dan Le Batard Show has been their Looks Like game, the point of which is to make fun of famous sports personalities by coming up with funny descriptions of their physical appearance. It’s not politically correct, but it is hilarious. Back in October, […]
Dan Walker is a well known figure on the BBC, being the host of the Football Focus show. It’s fair to say he’s well connected in his job, and he isn’t the type of person to usually take to social media to spout utter tripe. With that said, many people have sat up on Tuesday […]
Texas-born, Seattle-based banjo pioneer Danny Barnes is coming off a good year. Being the sixth person to win the prestigious Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass award—along with its $50,000 —brings the name Danny Barnes up from his dedicated and nearly-cultish underground […]
DAN NEVINS knows the little things that only an amputee would know -- like what it does to your mind when you no longer sense the Earth beneath you.Which made Nevins -- who was wounded in Iraq in 2004 -- the perfect person to inform an otherworldly new story.Read full article >>
Alive Inside is an award-winning documentary by Michael Rossato-Bennett about the work of Dan Cohen, a social worker from Long Island, and the charity he founded, Music & Memory. (Disclaimer: I know Dan personally, and I’ve contributed to his charity.) It spotlights a slow-rolling demographic crisis poised to overtake the Western world, and offers at [Read More...]
Dan O'Donnell's new podcast on iHeartRadio, Rebutting a Murderer, isn't just some random person's take on the popular Netflix documentary series Making a Murderer. O'Donnell, a former Milwaukee radio reporter, covered the case and appears throughout the series, at various news conferences and pacing around courthouse hallways. Show More Summary
Former Marlins General Manager-turned-Manager Dan Jennings will join the Nationals front office as a Special Assistant to General Manager Mike Rizzo and pro scout, according to a person familiar with the situation. Eight others, including longtime scouts such as Steve Arnieri and Ron Rizzi, work in similar roles with identical titles.Read full article >>
Dan Carter, the Rugby World Cup-winning All Blacks fly-half, is voted the 2015 BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year.
Vimeo Link This clip is sure to bring a smile to fans of the late, great John Candy. Using clips from interviews with Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Tom Hanks, Martin Short, John Hughes and others, the comic actor's sweet personality as well as his natural gifts for comedy and endearing personal qualities are discussed. Via Laughing Squid
Okay, this one is a bit personal, but it reflects a larger issue. The Pew Research Center just put out a study showing that declining share of the U.S. population is middle class, with greater percentages falling both in the upper and lower income category than was the case four decades ago. Show More Summary
Dan Scavino, a senior adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, discovered the perils of social media when he accidentally posted a very personal image on Twitter in the wee hours of Friday morning.
If you ever wanted to have an inside radio conversation with someone, well, inside radio, there is no better person than Paul Pabst, producer of the widely heard and viewed The Dan Patrick Show. Pabst talks about what it’s like to do...Show More Summary
Wales and Ospreys rugby player Dan Biggar wins a public vote as 2015 BBC Cymru Wales Sports Personality of the Year.
How did comedian Dan Nainan get testimonials from Steve Wozniak, Hillary Clinton, President Obama, and countless celebrities? He just asked. A testimonial from a high-profile person can help boost your career, especially if you speak at events or freelance for large companies. Read Full Story
A reader, Dan, asks “Why do we forget people’s names when we first meet them? I can remember all kinds of other details about a person but completely forget their name. Even after a lengthy, in-depth conversation. It’s really embarrassing.” Fortunately the answer involves learning something fundamental about the nature of memory. It also provides […]
• DEAD OF SUMMER: ABC Family/Freeform Picks Up New Horror Series • Sad: Bell Media mass job cut affects TV personalities • For Canadian Eyes Only: Award-Winning Canadian Sportscaster Dan Shulman Returns Home to Join Sportsnet’s Roster for the 2016 Toronto Blue Jays Season • Live From New York: Kate McKinnon tricks Matthew McConaughey into […]
Photograph by Dan Saelinger In our December-January “Trophy” issue, you’ll find a series of short essays titled, "My Trophy," from the F&S writers and editors about the stories behind their favorite personal—and in some cases, obscure—trophies. Show More Summary
Adele: Dan MacMedan—WireImage/Getty Images; American Pharoah: Bryan Smith—Cal Sport Media/AP; Drake: Grant Lamos IV—Getty Images; Refugees: Dan Kitwood—Getty Images; Abbas: Issam Rimawi—Anadolu Agency/Getty Images; Abrams: Grant Lamos...Show More Summary
Kirk Cousins played well enough, and Washington won big enough, that the day could have stood on its own. But having a personal triumph piled on top of the professional made it even sweeter for Cousins. According to Dan Steinberg of the Washington Post, Cousins capped his perfect passing day by giving a game ball to his father…