The Bad Kind Of Four-Way

Over the weekend, Bill Kristol teased about an independent conservative presidential candidate ready to enter the race, one that probably hews much closer to mainstream Republican policy than Trump, or at least what was mainstream Republican policy. It’s not the first time he’s hinted about an independent from the right to represent Republicans who haven’t lost…

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The Radio Think Piece

I still keep tabs on the radio industry and in touch with friends working in the biz. So when Michael Cross (KFMW/KOKZ/KXEL/KWLO NRG Media – Waterloo, IA) posted this piece about yet another bunch of ham-handed greedlords tearing apart a legendary broadcast outlet (KGO – San Francisco), I had to read it. It was the sadly typical…

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The 10 Lbs of Shit & 5 Lb Bag Conundrum

Somehow, it’s both one of the most widely known and widely ignored informal rules for scriptwriting: You can’t put ten pounds of shit into a five pound bag. There’s a bit of a conflict for me in this and it’s a familiar one for anybody who creates media. On one hand, I believe I have…

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