Who you calling a conservative?

by Kathy Shaidle -- "I ain't dead yet!" Veteran D.C. broadcaster Melanie Morgan resigned as co-host of "America's Morning News" last month, to fight thyroid cancer. Now she wants fans to know more…

Listener power earns even liberals' respect

by Kathy Shaidle -- Not long ago, I asked how much influence conservative talk radio had on the election of Massachusetts Republican Scott Brown to "Ted Kennedy's seat." Now a local liberal more…

Socialism bankrupted Air America, too

by Kathy Shaidle -- See, that's your problem right there ... "Progressive" talk radio network Air America went bankrupt a few weeks ago. As I reported here, broadcasting industry insiders blamed poor more…

Why was the FBI keeping tabs on Paul Harvey?

by Kathy Shaidle -- "And now you know... the rest of the story." Talk about headlines you never thought you'd see: "Broadcaster Paul Harvey had close ties to the FBI." This week, more…

Who gets credit for Brown victory?

by Kathy Shaidle -- The special election in Massachusetts was the big story on conservative talk radio this week. Many pundits observed that it was turning into a contest between liberal elites more…

Kudos to those who make a difference!

by Kathy Shaidle -- So much for "a day that will live in infamy" ... After a Florida supermarket chain omitted the attack on Pearl Harbor from its free 2010 calendar, and more…

'Rushed' to the hospital

by Kathy Shaidle -- This column was going to be fairly low key. The days between Christmas and New Years are the no man's land of conservative talk radio – a week more…

Oh, no! Is this the end of Rush?

by Kathy Shaidle -- Editor's note: As many talk radio hosts take a break over the Christmas holiday, Kathy Shaidle will not produce a Dec. 26 Talk Radio Watch, but will return more…