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Food Fight

I don't think food critic Robert Nadeau knows very much about fine dining and what it means to cook good seafood.
Letters to the Boston editor, March 19, 2010
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  March 19, 2010
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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.
Spring Forward
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  March 19, 2010
Phoenix Cleaning Guy Pat D Responds To Joe Ligotti Article [MP3]

Phoenix Cleaning Guy Pat D Responds To Joe Ligotti Article [MP3]


 As some of you might have seen, this past week I wrote an article about local WTKK personality and Fox News regular Joe Ligotti. In...
By Chris Faraone  |  March 08, 2010
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The Big Ligotti

Like his homeboy Scott Brown, Boston's elephant in the room is poised to make noise beyond Massachusetts
Like his homeboy Scott Brown, Boston's elephant in the room is poised to make noise beyond Massachusetts
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  March 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.
By Adam Reilly  |  February 04, 2010
WWJD? Or, predict Severin's back-to-broadcasting shtick!

WWJD? Or, predict Severin's back-to-broadcasting shtick!


  Like you, I'm eager to see how Jay Severin handles himself when he returns to the WTKK-...
By Adam Reilly  |  June 01, 2009


The tax man speaketh

I agree that we need to take a long, hard look at what we value in our state — healthy air and water, good schools, roads, safety — and figure out how we’re going to pay for it!
Letters to the Boston editor, May 15, 2009
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  May 15, 2009
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Boston's Severin problem

The questions raised by the Severin incident have a philosophical and moral resonance that has been touched upon only in passing.
Is WTKK up to measuring degrees of intolerance?
By EDITORIAL  |  May 08, 2009

Severin: not a border-enforcement martyr


When I blogged last week on anti-Mexican hatemonger Jay Severin’s recent, ill-explained suspension f...
By Adam Reilly  |  May 06, 2009

Recommended reading: Lehigh on Severin


Whatever you're doing right now, stop for a moment and read Scot Lehigh's pitch-perfect takedown of ...
By Adam Reilly  |  May 01, 2009

DQM does BTP


Friday night plans? Not too late to change 'em! I'll be on the weekly "Beat the Press" segment of Gr...
By Adam Reilly  |  May 01, 2009


Jay Severin's double secret suspension


Boston.com reports that boundary-pushing WTKK-FM host Jay Severin has been suspended for some deraga...
By Adam Reilly  |  April 30, 2009
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Howie's gay love-in!

Wait, lemme get this straight: Was that Howie Carr — who's known for accompanying on-air references to homosexuality with a crude audio approximation of gay sex — happily schmoozing with guest Randy Price this past week?
Carr plays nice with Randy Price. Plus, the Globe's tough new Kennedy bio defies expectations.
By ADAM REILLY  |  February 18, 2009

Jay Severin, talking shit and covering his ass


Here's the truth-challenged WTKK host working to simultaneously A) whip up extreme anti-Obama sentiment and B) insert enough disclaimers that he won't get in trouble...
By Adam Reilly  |  October 09, 2008
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Getaway Carr

Howie Carr’s jump from WRKO-AM to WTKK-FM isn’t a done deal just yet.
Why WRKO should cut Howie loose. Plus, journalism’s unsolvable PR conundrum
By ADAM REILLY  |  July 11, 2007