Three Junes is a vividly textured symphonic novel set on both sides of the Atlantic during three fateful summers in the lives of a Scottish family. Three Junes "almost threatens to burst with all the life it contains...extraordinary," says Michael Cunningham, author of The Hours.
"Beautiful Narration of a Wonderful Story!"
Howard Phillips Lovecraft has been hailed by literary critics as the inventor of modern horror and a cultivating force behind such modern writers as Robert Bloch, Wes Craven, and Stephen King, just to name a few.
We talk about summer weather. F. H. Riley's gets new doors. We talk about the Air France plane crash. We try to figure out how many people are flying at any given time. We try to figure out how many loads it takes to fill up our studio. Opie talks about his $10,000 giveaway. Anthony gets a letter from the NRA. A woman survives being hit by a train. We talk about horrific stories that happened to us or people we know. Brooke Hogan stops by to promote her reality show.
Ted Kennedy stays awake during his brain surgery. Bo Diddley dies. Hillary may quit the presidential race today. There's a new study about smoking weed. Recovering alcoholics can't drink non-alcoholic beer. Adam Ferrara joins the show, and we discuss the Stone Temple Pilots. A girl sends us an e-mail about Scott Weiland. We talk about the upcoming Animation Festival. Louis CK calls in and talks about his dog dying. Dick Cheney jokes about West Virginia, Lewis Black stops by.
Today on Ron and Fez we talk about the Ichiban, the number one story of the day. We talk about the movie Stripes. The callers bright up that Miley Cryus might have a porn picture out. Ron and Fez talk about The Learning Channel and its' programming. Fez addresses Opie and Anthony talking about him and Perez Hilton. We talk about the Perez Hilton story. We discuss different names for gay people.
Anthony trades in his Mustang for a Jaguar, we talk to Kenny, there’s lots of sex crimes at Grand Central Station, Anthony goes to the DMV, we check to see if we’re on our high school’s lists of famous people, we talk about the Commack Motor Inn, Jim makes the news with his MSNBC comments, we go over a list of offensive patents, and the Supreme Court rules on patent trolls.
Three years ago, Lou Jackson, eldest son, died in a work accident. And nothing has been the same since for the Jacksons. They lost their heart and soul the day Lou died, even as matriarch Evelyn tries to keep them together. But things are changing and the family will either find their way back to each other. Or they’ll be torn asunder.
"Smexy end to the series!"
Today on Ron & Fez, we talk about the World Cup. We talk about General McChrystal. We watch the US's World Cup game. We talk about Farmville. We talk about the Soup Nazi coming back to NY. Author Bret Easton Ellis stops by to talk about his new book. We talk about authors and the great American novel. Fez has a new bit.
Today we talk about Obama's NBA finals prediction. Fez drops some truth bombs. We talk about super-groups. A caller calls in to give us a moral conundrum. We have the founders of the Woodstock festival stop by. We answer some listener emails. Ron and Fez talk about big companies that you actually trust. Fez drops more truth bombs. We get an NBA finals update. We talk about hot women who turn us off because of their bad attitudes. Ron and Fez discuss the work of John Williams.
The author of this book, Arthur James Lyon Fremantle, has, perhaps, achieved more renown in recent years than at any time since the publication of his literary efforts. Those familiar with the film Gettysburg will recall the unusual figure of a British Guards officer attired (inaccurately) in his full dress Guardsman's scarlet uniform among the ranks of the Virginians at the famous and pivotal battle.
Welcome to the mountains of Pennsylvania, one of the last vestiges of the human race. Lance York, a self-described loser in another life, has rediscovered himself in the midst of the apocalypse. Along with a cadre of other survivors, including the hardened, sexy Cass, Lance has taken refuge in a compound, struggling to survive the onslaught of monstrosities descending upon them each night.
"If you haven't heard all 3 books---"
Today on O&A, Sam hosts the Pre Show, Jonah Hill might be in trouble for what he said to a photographer, we recap the Barry Williams phone call, MSNBC apologizes for their Ann B. Davis coverage, we try to find out why Jonah Hill won’t come on the show, and we talk about Star Wars.
This week on Car Talk, kids give the "Golden Rule" and a few other maxims an innocent (yet funny) twist. Then it's off to Arizona where Lily's Taurus is making a noise that she hopes will lead her husband to make another noise-- namely, "Let's buy you a new Mustang." But all is not well in Mustang-land for Martin--his is emitting blue smoke, so his wallet may be emitting a large boat payment.
"Wider War" by Dexter Filkins; "Poll" by Ian Frazier; "The Disruption Machine" by Jill Lepore; "Liner Notes" by George Saunders; "The Id Girls" by Nick Paumgarten; "The Skeptic" by Sasha Frere-Jones.
Today on O&A, we talk about Sandy Kane being sued by the Naked Cowboy. We listen to some news reports about it. Sam interviews Sandy. We watch Sandy on the morning news. The top US general in Afghanistan is in trouble for criticizing the president. Comedian Patrice O'Neal joins the show. We talk about the documentary I Am Comic and discuss Carlos Mencia stealing material. Sandy Kane and The Naked Cowgirl both stop by.
Today on O&A, we start the show talking about the storm chasers who die, and the 60 Minutes coverage on artificial limbs. Bob Levy calls in, and Jim discuss rape jokes. Kevin Smith joins us in studio to talk about sex and the recent Michael Douglas comments. We continue in studio with Kevin Smith and we discuss his new web video about how Superman would shave and Amy’s Baking Company. We learn that Bob Kelly had his baby, Bobby the Champ calls in to discuss his invention of “No Homo” and we discuss Roy Hibbert’s comments at a post-game press conference.
From out of the pages of Operator #5 magazine steps a dramatic hero who pits himself against threats to national security from all origins. Whether it's a subversive internal threat, or a full-scale invasion from an enemy land, James Christopher stood ready and resolute to defeat it. James Christopher did not technically belong to the U. S. Secret Service. He was a top agent for an America's unnamed Intelligence Service. It was in his blood.
Today on O&A, we talk about the blown call that ruined a perfect game last night. Ken Griffey Jr. retires. Anthony buys a new gun. Paul McCartney sticks up for Obama. We talk about the oil spill. Kenny makes some production. We talk about Dickie Goodman. We listen to the Gary Coleman 911 call and talk about his terrible wife. Jim does some Jimspirations. Joran van der Sloot is accused of killing another girl. John Mark Karr is trying to have sex with more young girls.
Le Show is a program of satire, humor, and commentary about the week's news. Comedy sketches written and performed by multi-talented multimedia artist Harry Shearer, interwoven with an eclectic, ever-changing blend of music; from world to pop, soul to jazz. Shearer says about Le Show, "I do it because I don't do standup, and I don't do sitcoms, and the radio broadcast enables me to do what I think is funny in a broadcast medium without having to listen either to network executives or Canadian producers."
Today on O&A, we start the show talking about Lindsay Lohan going back to court. Ant talks about what was going on yesterday with the Casey Anthony story. Police caught the Medford pharmacy killer. We talk about the latest in Ryan Dunn’s death and listen to Bam Margera talking about what happened. Mobster Whitey Bulger was finally caught. Uncle Paul talks about his favorite scenes in My Girl. We have Sex Bagel come up with songs to come back from break with based on news stories.
"Missing Elijah Wood segment"