Rush-haters pounce on phony callers scandal

by Kathy Shaidle -- The mainstream media tried to generate controversy over the revelation that performers were being paid by Premiere Radio Networks to act out scripted "listener calls" with a small more…

Limbaugh welcomes rare guest: Donald Trump

by Kathy Shaidle -- Rush Limbaugh rarely has guests on his show, but his week he made an exception, when multi-millionaire mogul Donald Trump joined him to discuss the latter's possible presidential more…

Duh! Left just doesn't 'get' talk radio

by Kathy Shaidle -- Despite the rumors spread last week on progressive websites, ratings and revenues for conservative talk radio are rising, not dropping. One industry magazine reported the amazing statistic that more…

Congress fights back against 'Fairness'

by Kathy Shaidle -- The "Pence-Walden Broadcaster Freedom Act" is back. Republican lawmakers Mike Pence and Greg Walden have reintroduced their bill to prevent the Federal Communications Commission from bringing back the more…

Detroit pitches cussing fit over Limbaugh show

by Kathy Shaidle -- Mark Steyn sat in for Rush Limbaugh on Monday and criticized Chrysler's Super Bowl ad starring Eminem. Steyn explained that greedy unions and Democratic misrule had caused the more…

State of confusion address

by Kathy Shaidle -- Veteran talk radio host Rusty Humphries holds one of the coveted "Heaviest Hundred" spots on the Talkers magazine list. His large following is about to increase exponentially, as more…

'Rush Limbaugh, I don't like your tone!'

by Kathy Shaidle -- Since "civility" was the watchword this week, it was fitting that Rush Limbaugh took a classic call from an irate listener who complained at great length (in an more…

So … it's all Rush's fault?

by Kathy Shaidle -- Even the Los Angeles Times admits: "There is no evidence that Jared Lee Loughner, the suspect in the shooting of [Rep. Gabrielle] Giffords and the killing of six more…

Radio talker for president?

by Kathy Shaidle -- Is talk radio host Herman Cain hoping to move from behind the microphone and into to the Oval Office? Cain, a WND columnist, told the Atlanta Journal Constitution more…