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  1. underrated
    How Phil Hendrie Transforms Stupidity Into Brilliant ComedyComedian Jon Glaser breaks down what makes Hendrie such a funny genius.
  2. 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.”
  3. 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 […]
  4. 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.”
  5. 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.
  6. Garrison Keillor Fired Over Sexual-Misconduct AllegationsMinnesota Public Radio is also changing the name of A Prairie Home Companion.
  7. 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.”
  8. 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.”
  9. 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, […]
  10. r.i.p.
    Joey Boots, Member of Howard Stern Show’s Wack Pack, Dead at 49Boots coined the show’s most infamous catchphrase.
  11. the streaming wars
    Spotify Launches Radio Show With James BlakeSecretly genius.
  12. 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 […]
  13. important radio news
    Julian Casablancas to Host a Sirius XM ShowDubbed Culture Void.
  14. ‘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 […]
  15. r.i.p.
    Tonita Castro, TV Actress and Radio Personality, Dead at 63She appeared most recently on Life in Pieces.
  16. 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.
  17. 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 […]
  18. courts
    Jian Ghomeshi Found Not Guilty of Sexual AssaultA judge cleared the former CBC host of all charges.
  19. 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 […]
  20. howard stern
    Howard Stern Signed a 5-Year Radio and Video Deal With Sirius XMBaba Booey forever. 
  21. Stephen Colbert Does Some Rolling Stones Karaoke on ‘The Howard Stern Show’Here’s a clip from Stephen Colbert’s visit to today’s Howard Stern Show, where he briefly relived his days as member of a not-so-great Rolling […]
  22. Patrice O’Neal Is Mother Theresa: The Fast-Track to Comedy SainthoodOn his album Mr. P, Patrice O’Neal asks an audience member his name, and the man responds “Tolu.” O’Neal is caught off guard and pauses, and […]
  23. A Short History of Opie & Anthony’s JocktoberEach day in Jocktober, which takes place in October, Opie & Anthony producer Sam Roberts picks a different radio show from around the country […]
  24. comedy
    Hear a Track From Scharpling & Wurster’s Box Set“Darren Greasy Funk,” along with commentary from the comedy duo.
  25. ‘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. […]
  26. premieres
    Panda Bear Is Premiering His New Album Via RadioIt’s like a belated Advent calendar.
  27. Strapped In, Helmet On: Tom Scharpling Talks the New ‘Best Show’The last thing listeners heard during the final episode of The Best Show on WFMU was Black Flag’s “Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie” – a sign-off but not […]
  28. arrests
    Jian Ghomeshi Surrenders to Police on Sexual-Assault ChargesHe will appear in court later this afternoon.
  29. scandals
    Jian Ghomeshi Drops $55 Million Lawsuit Against CBC“He’s getting nothing,” said a network spokesman.
  30. radio
    Why You Wasted a Perfectly Good Hour Listening to ‘Car Talk’We took comfort in their expertise.
  31. Standup, Storytelling and Radio Hosting with Ophira EisenbergOphira Eisenberg is a standup comic, the host of NPR’s live quiz show Ask Me Another, and a regular host and contributor to the popular live […]
  32. radio
    ‘Serial’s Sarah Koenig on Her Hit Podcast“I don’t know that I’ll ever be at peace with what we find or that there will be a definitive verdict.”
  33. horrible things
    8 Women Accuse Canadian Broadcaster Jian Ghomeshi of Sexual AbuseUgly stuff.
  34. canada
    Why Canadians Are So Upset Over the CBC Sex ScandalThe terrible allegations aside, the scandal represents a further undermining of a treasured — possibly the treasured — national cultural institution. 
  35. Inside Portland’s ‘Live Wire! Radio’Live Wire! is a radio variety show recorded weekly in Portland, Oregon and broadcast on public radio stations across the country. “Radio […]
  36. radio
    San Francisco Radio Stations Ban Lorde’s ‘Royals’ Ahead of World Series ShowdownWith the Kansas City Royals.
  37. music
    Houston Radio Station Switches to All-Beyoncé FormatBeyoncé Beyoncé Beyoncé.
  38. Louis C.K.’s ‘Dianetics’: Inside His Weird and Wild Three-Hour Radio Show26 minutes into a three-hour advice show Louis C.K. hosted in 2007, a guy named Blake calls up. Blake says he’s driving solo from Dallas to […]
  39. radio
    Pitbull Is Getting His Own SiriusXM Radio StationSo much Pitbull.
  40. The Golden Age of CB Radio, by Aboubacar NdiayeYou may not know, it but for the past ten years or so, we have been living through a new golden age in the world of CB radio. Forty years ago, […]
  41. Listen to John Oliver and Howard Stern Have a Chat Here’s Howard Stern’s interview with John Oliver from earlier today in its entirety, in which the duo discuss Oliver’s difficult early days in […]
  42. radio
    Opie and Anthony Host Fired After Racist TiradeSirius XM gave Anthony Cumia the boot.
  43. 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. […]
  44. r.i.p.
    Casey Kasem Dies at 82Keep your feet on the ground, and keep reaching for the stars. 
  45. A Look at ‘I Love Lucy’s Radio RootsThe Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  46. Stan Freberg’s Long Career, in ShortThe Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  47. Talking to Dave Hill About His New Radio Show on WFMULast month, Tom Scharpling ended his comedy radio program The Best Show on WFMU after 13 years, and comedian/musician/author Dave Hill was […]
  48. Dave Hill’s WFMU Show Will Be Called ‘The Goddamn Dave Hill Show’; Debuts […]Tom Scharpling’s comedy radio show The Best Show on WFMU ended its amazing 13-year run on Tuesday, and last month, comedian Dave Hill was named […]
  49. Saying Goodbye to ‘The Best Show on WFMU’After 13 years, Tom Scharpling’s influential comedy/music radio show The Best Show on WFMU came to an end last night, with one final three-hour […]
  50. radio darling
    Tom Scharpling Talks Classic ‘Best Show on WFMU’ MomentsThe host of the long-running radio program dishes on the day of his final show.
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