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.
Patrice O'Neal fills in for Jim Norton. Opie went to the U.S. Open yesterday. Anthony heats up his pool. We talk about divorce. We discuss Hulk Hogan's divorce. Anthony raises his age demo for girls he likes. Anthony gets the new iPhone. We debate whether the iPhone is better than the Blackberry. Perez Hilton gets punched by the Black Eyed Peas manager. We listen to Perez's video he made about the incident. Ed McMahon dies. We talk about the movies that are out right now and see if Patrice has seen any.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 O&A, we start the show by recapping yesterday’s Paris Hilton interview. We talk about some old fashion slang terms and try to get definitions on them. We talk politics and update everyone on the Anthony Weiner situation. Ant gives everyone a Casey Anthony update and talks about one of his new favorite shows, Breaking Bad.
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.
We talk some more about Willie Randolph. We talk about offshore drilling. Gene Simmons is going after Radiohead. We talk about Google Earth. Would you read someone's diary? We talk about the use of cigars in comics. AFI has another list of top movies. There is a Disney lawsuit. Lilly is mad at Dave & Pitzy for hanging out with her ex. We talking about drinking and feeling guilty. Dave talks about being a dad.
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.
"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 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.
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.
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 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.
More reaction to whether or not it's cool to batch to old pics. There are rumors of Michelle Obama saying "whitey". Asexual in the City? Fez is back. It's XM Appreciation Week. We have a Red State Update. We discuss Ted Kennedy's surgery. Ron had a dream about an atomic-bomb attack. Changes to the Internet are coming in 2012. We talk about movies that flopped at the box office that have become cult classics. Kurt Cobain's ashes were robbed.
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"