Author Archive: Fake Ned

You Stay Classy, Kansas City – A 610 Sports Victory Lap?

As has been widely reported, the Kansas City Radio Wars are real and they are starting to amass shrapnel. I received a copy of an internal Entercom e-mail that seems to indicate 610 Sports is taking a victory lap. After… (READ MORE)

Is Being Under-Quoted Being Misquoted?

There are two lethal accusations you can put on a journalist. The first is plagarism and the second is to prove that a write misquoted you. Nowadays, most journalists have audio recording devices and record interviews they conduct, so it’s… (READ MORE)

Remember When Your Mom Joined Facebook? Kietz Joins Twitter

Yeah, I may have screwed the pooch here. The events of the past week have resulted in a couple of immediate changes to the landscape of Sports Radio. It seems to me that they are blogging more. Frank Boal even… (READ MORE)

David Glass: Why We All Hate You

Last month, I was privledged enough to participate in “Blog Your Way to the K.” Ironically, I didn’t actually start my blog until this week. I assume I got in through some sort of clerical error. Be that as it… (READ MORE)

The Kietzman Suggestion Box…

In Kevin Kietzman’s monologue during the 2:00 hour on Wednesday, he asked for suggestions on his program. Several callers called in and offered very little criticism. Rather, they heaped praise on KK. I find this curious, but that’s not the… (READ MORE)

What The Fuck Was That? My Day Moving Mountains

Let me try to summarize my day in  one word. Surreal.   You say you want a revolution? Well, you know, we ALL want to change the world. Doesn’t that Beatles song go on to blame the Royals for the… (READ MORE)

Feedback to my “Open Letter”

With apologies to Greg Hall, I’d like to steal his “Off the Couch” style and post about a dozen responses I’ve gotten on twitter from my Open Letter to Kevin Kietzman.   @gavinesq Absolutely, Go to your window and screm,… (READ MORE)

Things that are more entertaining than KC Sports Radio Right Now

Posted this about a week ago after listening to Petro, Kurtis and the others circle jerk for about 2 hours one afternoon.  What follows is just as un-entertaining, but smells slightly less like diarrhea. All under the hash tag: #ThingsThatAreMoreEntertainingThanKCSportsRadioRightNow… (READ MORE)

Fake Ned Meets Real Ned: Blog Your Way to the K

Originally published on Kings of Kauffman: Clearly, there had been a mistake made.       Last week, I got a call from the Kansas City Royals requesting my presence (actually, my faux personality, @fakenedyost had) at the first “Blog… (READ MORE)

Overpriced Talent…

There’s been a lot of talk about overpriced underperforming talent recently. Just this week, the Eagles signed Donovan McNabb to some crazy contract then we went out and laid a giant Daniel Snyder-sized turd on the 50 yard line on… (READ MORE)