Movie Review: “The Vast Of Night”

Movie Review: “The Vast Of Night”

In “The Vast Of Night,” it seems like a regular evening in a small 1950s New Mexico town. Almost everyone is at the high school gym for a big basketball game. But Everett (Jake Horowitz) and Fay (Sierra McCormick) have to get to their jobs as a disc jockey...
Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

My friend Perry Simon on the disappointing predictability of how talk radio is handling the Minneapolis story: Friday morning, I did my occasional listening tour of talk radio stations across the country, and I wondered, with the biggest stories right there on video...
POTD: Kids React To Led Zeppelin

POTD: Kids React To Led Zeppelin

Picture Of The Day: Despite playing them thousands of times during the first half of my radio career, I was never a Led Zeppelin fan. I didn’t hate their songs — except “Stairway To Heaven” — but any appreciation I had was worn down by...
Story Of The Day

Story Of The Day

‪I don’t care what else you have read in the last twenty-four hours. This is the story of the day.
Audience Applause

Audience Applause

Ken Levine wrote a blog post yesterday about whether sitcom showrunners should allow the studio audience to applaud when a popular character or guest star makes an entrance. Think of Jimmy Walker as JJ on “Good Times” or Henry Winkler as The Fonz on...