Wednesday, April 01, 2015
Monday, December 10, 2012
Australian DJ Mel Grieg of the radio program Today FM broke her silence on the journalistic prank call that delivered a scoop confirming that royal Kate Middleton was pregnant with an heir to the British Crown. But the call is also being connected to a tragedy. Miranda Devine, a columnist with Sydney's Daily Telegraph, explains.
Monday, April 18, 2011
When GE says they're just obeying the law, we have to all remember they helped write the law. They have so much political clout. Part of the reason why we are focusing on the companies is because they're using their incredible vast resources. There were 12 companies that spent a billion dollars lobbying over the last ten years for special tax treatment. That's not just sitting back and letting Congress write the rules.
— Chuck Collins, co-founder of US Uncut, on The Brian Lehrer Show.
Monday, January 11, 2010
Yesterday was International No Pants Day, though you'd be hard-pressed to find it printed on any official calendars. With 16 countries and 44 cities participating, thousands of people boarded subway systems around the world to pull off one of the biggest annual pranks by taking off their pants. (Note: everyone wore underwear.) We talk with Improv Everywhere's senior agent Alex Scrodelis about the 9th annual “No Pants Subway Ride,” in which close to 3,000 New Yorkers participated and cities as far off as Zurich, Australia, Argentina and Spain all saw pantsless pranksters riding public transportation.