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WPRO swaps two big personalities
Talk-radio listeners could be forgiven for wondering if WPRO sprung a bit too far forward this week when Buddy Cianci's show begun airing at 2 pm instead of the usual 10 am.
| March 19, 2010
The right loves to rant against the "liberal-media elite," but there's one key media sector where the conservative id reigns supreme: talk radio.
Talk radio helped energize Scott Brown's Senate campaign. Will it doom the Democrats in 2010?
| February 05, 2010
New in the Phoenix: After Brown, the Democrats' talk-radio challenge
In which I ask whether liberals can possibly avoid hundreds of Coakley-esque talk-radio drubbings this fall. Please take a look.
| February 04, 2010
Get two journalists in a room these days, and before the conversation is five minutes old they'll probably be kvetching about the grim state of the news business. Unless, that is, they happen to be sports journalists, in which case the conversation wil
How long can Boston's frenetic sports-media explosion last?
| December 04, 2009
Former Red Sox great Curt Schilling isn't the only prospective US Senate candidate agonizing over whether to run for Ted Kennedy's old seat. But unlike some of his potential rivals the Bloody Socked One seems determined to share his Hamlet act with the
If Curt Schilling runs for Senate, will he keep his sports-media perch?
| September 11, 2009
Globe, 'EEI kiss and make up
The Globe's ban on sportswriters appearing on WEEI-AM is no more. Here's the 'EEI email sent this morning:WEEI announced today that the station and The...
| August 04, 2009
Corporate parent kills WBCN
WBCN-FM, a/k/a the “Rock of Boston,” has as storied a history as any Boston radio station, but its 41-year run on the local airwaves is ending with a whimper.
ADAM REILLY AND MIKE MILIARD
| July 17, 2009
New in the Phoenix: WEEI.com gets serious
In which I discuss the site's transformation from sports-media afterthought to force to be reckoned ...
| December 10, 2008
Everyone’s got the bad-economy blues these days — but the mood among peddlers of the printed word is especially bleak.
No longer the wimpy kid brother to sports-Radio powerhouse WEEI-AM, WEEI.com now has its own seat at Boston sports media’s grown-ups’ table
| December 10, 2008
WEEI.com lands Will Leitch
That would be Deadspin founder and New York magazine contributing editor Will Leitch, who's also known as the guy Buzz Bissinger yelled at.According to a...
| August 18, 2008
The Most Hated Man in Boston
To understand the tortured tango that binds Dan Shaughnessy and his detractors, consider his item about Red Sox ace Curt Schilling’s blog, 38 Pitches.
What is it about The Globe ’s Dan Shaughnessy that makes ordinary, peaceable people want to kick his ass?
| July 10, 2007
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