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  1. sexual misconduct
    Garrison Keillor Says Sexual-Harassment Accuser ‘Enjoyed the Flirtation’“If I am guilty of harassment, then every employee who stole a pencil is guilty of embezzlement.”
  2. Looking Back at Alan Partridge’s First Show: 25 Years of Alan Partridge […]There is a chance, especially if you are living in America, that you may not know who Alan Partridge is. Played by Steve Coogan, Partridge is […]
  3. in conversation
    Terry Gross on the Art of the Q&A and the Guest That Most Surprised Her“If you’re willing,” says the Fresh Air host, “you can get an interview to a pretty real emotional place.”
  4. radio
    A Prairie Home Companion Has a New Name Following Garrison Keillor’s RemovalMinnesota Public Radio and American Public Media planned the change after severing ties with the former radio host last month.
  5. Garrison Keillor Fired Over Sexual-Misconduct AllegationsMinnesota Public Radio is also changing the name of A Prairie Home Companion.
  6. britannia
    Britain’s TV and Radio Stations Already Have Meticulous Plan for Queen’s Death“There will only be the subtlest of indications, at first, that something is going on.”
  7. high-stress jobs
    Howard Stern: The Presidency Could Be ‘Detrimental’ to Trump’s Mental Health“Because he wants to be liked, he wants to be loved. He wants people to cheer for him.”
  8. Craig Ferguson to Host a Live Weekday SiriusXM Show From His HouseFormer Late Late Show host Craig Ferguson is headed to SiriusXM. According to Variety, SiriusXM has set a deal with Ferguson to host a live, […]
  9. r.i.p.
    Joey Boots, Member of Howard Stern Show’s Wack Pack, Dead at 49Boots coined the show’s most infamous catchphrase.
  10. the streaming wars
    Spotify Launches Radio Show With James BlakeSecretly genius.
  11. Cause Trouble and Sell Tickets: Louis CK on the Radio, 2004-2014 Trawling YouTube is a weekly look at one interesting story or oddity from YouTube. You ever go down a YouTube rabbit hole and suddenly you’ve […]
  12. important radio news
    Julian Casablancas to Host a Sirius XM ShowDubbed Culture Void.
  13. ‘Flywheel, Shyster and Flywheel’: The Lost Radio Show of Groucho and Chico We live in an era in which the idea of a “lost” TV show has completely vanished. I mean, I guess you could have a hard drive crash or […]
  14. r.i.p.
    Tonita Castro, TV Actress and Radio Personality, Dead at 63She appeared most recently on Life in Pieces.
  15. How Charlamagne Became Tha God of Hip-Hop RadioWhat do Hillary Clinton, Martin Shkreli, and Kanye West have in common? They’ve all been interrogated by Charlamagne, hip-hop’s puckish Howard Stern.
  16. Marbles in the Ass: A Brief Look Into the Hilarious History of The […] Trawling YouTube is a weekly look at one interesting story or oddity from YouTube. You ever go down a YouTube rabbit hole and suddenly you’ve […]
  17. courts
    Jian Ghomeshi Found Not Guilty of Sexual AssaultA judge cleared the former CBC host of all charges.
  18. Fred Allen, King of Radio, Takes on TelevisionIf you’ve never heard of Fred Allen, “cranky” might be a good introductory word. From 1933-1949 he was one of the comedian kings of radio, but […]
  19. ‘The Stan Freberg Show’: Radio’s Last Comedy Series The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  20. Exploring the Lunacy of ‘The Goon Show’The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  21. the most npr thing in the world
    Fred Armisen Will Co-Host ‘This American Life’In character as Ira Glass.
  22. rihanna
    Watch Two Radio Hosts Razz RihannaIn Australia, they don’t take broken promises lightly.
  23. betty white
    Listen to 8-Year-Old Betty White on the Radio in 1930You will, literally, never do as much as Betty White has done. You just won’t. Sorry.
  24. tina fey
    Listen: Tina Fey Hosts ‘Hidden World of Girls’No offense to Terry Gross, but we’d be super-cool with Tina Fey taking her job. 
  25. radio
    Ira Glass Was Really Freaked Out by That Sex Tape Parody“His imitation of my writing and delivery are so dead-on, it was hard to keep listening.”
  26. radio
    Artie Lange Addresses His Post–‘Howard Stern’ Situation“I put them in a very awkward situation to say the least.”
  27. clickables
    Hear Bill Clinton Ace His My Little Pony Quiz on ‘Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!’Also: He’d never heard “Wait Wait” before.
  28. wtf
    Marc Maron’s Podcast Graduates to Public Radio“WTF” gets classy.
  29. listening time
    Tina Fey Talks Women in Comedy and SNLPlus, she’s still on Team Gwyneth.
  30. howard stern
    Howard Stern Will Stay on Satellite Radio for Another Five YearsHe re-ups with Sirius/XM.
  31. howard stern
    Howard Stern Is ‘Pretty Sure’ He’s Leaving Satellite RadioBut will he really?
  32. oh em glee
    In Oxford, You Can Hear Mr. Schue’s ‘Ice Ice Baby’ Six Times a DayOn Glee FM.
  33. radio star
    Christopher Walken Hosts a Radio ShowHe’s guest-hosting “The Leonard Lopate Show” on Monday.
  34. adaptations
    ‘This American Life’ Segment to Become a MovieA proper feature, not a documentary.
  35. on the radio
    Subscription Radio Is Actually GrowingRadio lives! Sort of.
  36. radio
    The Howard Stern Show is Not Firing Artie LangeXM Sirius exec says the troubled comedian would be “welcomed back.”
  37. the industry
    Tyler Perry to Make MoviePlus: Spike Lee co-signs ‘County of Kings.’
  38. things to do in denver when you're dead
    New ‘Stripper Hits’ Radio Station Comes Complete With a Two-Drink MinimumWe’re packing our bags and moving to Denver!
  39. radio free new york city
    Why New York City’s Indie Radio Just Can’t Hack ItClassical stalwart WQXR is sold, but we’ve got much greater problems.
  40. radio
    Even in Retirement, Casey Kasem Will Continue Reaching for the StarsAnd we’re fairly certain he’ll keep his feet on the ground, too.
  41. conspiracy theories
    Did U2’s Latest Album Flop Because of a Secret Radio-Station Boycott?Well, either that or it’s boring.
  42. the industry
    Clive Owen to Save World From DrugsPlus: Elizabeth Ashley joins ‘August: Osage County.’
  43. changes
    Nic Harcourt Throws In ‘Eclectic’ TowelKCRW’s famous music director is stepping down.
  44. apropos of nothing
    Just Let Tom Scharpling Write a 33 1/3 Book Already’You should see the people writing these 33 1/3 books,’ he says on the air.
  45. the take
    The Adventures of ‘Beijing Ben’ SilvermanThe chairman of NBC is reporting from the Olympics, in as inimitable a fashion as you might expect.
  46. chat room
    Lou Reed Wants to Talk About His New Radio Show, Does Not Want to Talk About Money’I’m here telling you the truth about music and you want to know if I have stock in the fucking radio?’
  47. apropos of nothing
    Artie Lange Update: He’s Back!In a bizarre conclusion to the great mystery that lots of people couldn’t care less about but that a few people care a lot about, Artie Lange returned to “The Howard Stern Show” this morning.
  48. the water cooler
    Will Artie Lange Be Back on ‘Howard Stern’ Monday?Since we wrote last week about comedian Artie Lange’s jaw-dropping blowup at his assistant on Howard Stern’s Sirius radio show, the Internet’s been abuzz with speculation as to what will happen when the show returns from vacation on Monday.
  49. apropos of nothing
    How Would You Like to Be Artie Lange’s New Assistant?Lange’s meltdown on yesterday’s ‘Howard Stern’ offers an instructive look into the life of a celebrity assistant, a job even worse than yours.
  50. the take
    Ryan Seacrest Is a GeniusIt’s really easy to hate on Ryan Seacrest. But we like him.
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