Podcasting at Risk Because of Troll

I haven’t even gotten around to podcasting yet and I may be silenced before I start.  Will no one let my voice be heard? “Attica!  Attica!  Attica!”  (Look it up.  It’s from a famous Pacino movie.) I plan to podcast and distribute my thoughts via regularly scheduled “production of serialized or episodic content that can…

The First Amendment & Hate Speech

It was a Saturday morning a number of years ago and the radio station I programmed, WTVN in Columbus, had this talk show called “Saturday Morning Open Phones.”  Basically, conspiracy nuts called up to spew their seditious opinions to a disinterested host.  One weekend a caller suggested President Clinton should take a head shot.  Within…

Hey NBA! What Took So Long?

Having a few billion dollars in the bank has an interesting affect on people and those that surround them.  Their moral compass goes all crazy. Donald Tokowitz Sterling, the still owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, got the Pete Rose treatment today from new NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and had the bomb dropped on him…

Clippers’ Owner Donald Sterling or is it Donald Tokowitz?

Here’s Happy Couple #1 – Los Angeles Clippers’ owner Donald Tokowitz Sterling with his wife Rochelle, the former Rochelle Stein. Here’s Happy Couple #2 – Los Angeles Clippers’ owner Donald Tokowitz Sterling with “girlfriend” V. Stiviano, a name that sounds almost Italian.   This Tokowitz Sterling character looks like he’s a great time to be…