Talk Radio

Hey, NPR: Call Me

By on 10.13.11 | 11:30AM

To: Celeste Wesson, Senior Producer, NPR Marketplace

Re: Help Wanted

Dear Ms. Wesson:

My deepest sympathies regarding the recent news that your longtime token "conservative" commentator, David Frum, has decided to resign his position with your program.

Mr. Frum's confession today that he has come to "recognize that my views are not very representative of the conservative mainstream" certainly must mark a sad day for you and all his friends at National Public Radio. Mr. Frum remarked in his farewell notice that he has suggested "potential replacements from closer to the present GOP consensus," and I'm not sure whether my name was on that list. I have long considered Mr. Frum a friend, despite the frequent complaints from my conservative comrades who routinely denounce him as a "treacherous Canadian jackal," etc.

Gasping for Air America

By on 1.22.10 | 9:11AM

It's hard to make a business work with no customers. From the Washington Post's account of the demise of the liberal talk radio network.

Reliable Rush Updates

By on 12.31.09 | 6:03PM

Other than Rush Limbaugh's own Web site, a dependable source of information about his health situation in Hawaii is at BobLee Swagger's blog.

Buy the Book

The Best of the Story

By 5.18.09

A timely book remembering the late, great Paul Harvey.

Political Hay

The Fight for the Survival of Free Speech

By 4.29.09

Conservative activists are starting to figure this Obama game out. But there's a lot more work to do -- a lot more.

The Obama Watch

Will Obama Seize the Radio Stations Next?

By 4.22.09

When he says he won't do something that usually means he will.