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Call Me, Maybe–The Lifes of Post-Game Show Hosts

Remember the old cartoon where a man sits behind the desk and above him is a sign that says “COMPLAINT DEPARTMENT”? Imagine an actual job where you are the complaint department. Imagine that your job is to field complaints from… (READ MORE)

Unwritten Rules

Sports is full of unwritten rules… You don’t bunt late in the game to break up a no-hitter. You don’t run up the score or you pull your starters if you’re up big late. You kick the ball out of… (READ MORE)

How To Kill Jim Rome

Jim Rome

It’s no secret that 610 Sports is looking for a way to get ahead of Sports Radio 810.  610 has one key advantage coming up, they are the Flagship of the Royals Radio Network and carry all the games. Last… (READ MORE)

An Open Letter to Danny Parkins…

You, my friend, are a puzzle. Here you are. Clearly a fish out of water. Clearly with some talent and clearly with some modest success. But there’s still something wrong. Still something missing. Is it the fact that you’re seven… (READ MORE)

Grading the KC Sports Media On Twitter

Twitter has become the place to share and generate information for fans. It’s also a great way to share a live event such as a Royals or Chiefs game. The Kansas City Sports Media has a good start in the… (READ MORE)

KC Sports Radio… One Month Later…

It started… as more than a few decisions in my life have started… with a few too many drinks… It was one month ago today when, I felt, Kansas City Sports Radio had hit rock bottom.  It had been a… (READ MORE)

The Internet is Fucking Up Radio (And Here’s Why)

This blog post is about money. This blog post is about listeners. This blog post is about you. You’re doing it wrong. Statistically, more and more listeners are tuning in on the Internet. It’s how I listen to Sports Radio… (READ MORE)

What the Fuck Was That? Part 2 – 610 Night at the 810 Zone

Ever have one of those nights that started out innocently enough??? So, this has been a pretty incredible week for me anyway, but I’m not sure you could’ve topped last night. I was at my kid’s baseball game, (they won,… (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)