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Weekly Best: August 16, 2010

kevin-sorbo1-wbRex SikesMovie Beat got busy with Kevin Sorbo of Hercules fame, who denounced Hollywood studios as “truly a mafia.” “They hide the money, they bury the money, they won’t share profits, they won’t pay actors what they’re due,” he said. “It’s happened to me.”
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Straight Talk’s Melissa Hopkins sits down with Former GOP Majority Leader Tom DeLay—whom the Justice Department cleared of corruption charges this week—for a live, 30-minute review of his case, and the money-laundering charges he still faces in Texas.
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Night Views Radio cut loose with comic Jim Florentine of Crank Yankers fame, who dished about his failed fling with Robin Quivers. “Look, we’re two adults,” he told us. “We’re not in high school going, ‘I’m never talking to you again!’ “Well, f— you. I’m not either!’
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Lessons Learned roasted birthday girl Rose Marie, who just turned 87. Hollywood Squares host Peter Marshall called in with best wishes, as did Carl Reiner—who quipped, “I remember how much you’ve done for me in my life. But you haven’t done anything for me lately!”
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There’s a scene in Piranha 3D that gives new meaning to the term 3D. That would be the one where Jerry O’Connell gets his manhood bitten off by the man-eating creatures—and pieces fly off the screen. “I’ve seen a large chunk of it,” he tells host Robin Milling,” and it looks great!”
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Leading up to his Aug. 28 Restoring Honor rally in Washington, D.C.—which pays tribute to America’s military personnel and other citizens who embody truth and integrity—Glenn Beck launched an a.m. prayer series with esteemed faith leaders, right here on BlogTalkRadio.

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Jim Florentine on Ex-Gal Pal Robin Quivers: ‘It’s All Good’

Despite his many accomplishments since splitting with Robin Quivers in 2007—including the launch of VH1′s That Metal Show and the shooting of the feature flick A Little Help with Jenna FischerJim Florentine‘s failed romance with Howard Stern‘s sidekick is still top of mind with most all his fans.

Interviewed on Night Views Radio, the Crank Yankers comic discusses his fling with Robin, which began in August 2007, when—while live on Howard’s show—he asked her on a date.

"She's awesome," Jim (above with Robin) tells us of hooking up with Howard's "conscience." "She was amazing."

"She's awesome," Jim (above with Robin) tells us of hooking up with Howard's "conscience." "She was amazing."

“All of the emails I’ve gotten since I booked you on the show,” asks host Robert Saul, “it’s all about your relationship with Robin. Can you fill us in? Everybody is curious as to why you two ended the relationship.”

“I don’t know. That was three years ago. it just didn’t work out. You know—who knows?” says Jim.

“We’re still friends, we’re still on good terms. We still keep in contact.

“Look, we’re two adults. We’re not Continue reading

Daily Highlights; August 19, 2010

glenn-beck2On Demand Leading up to his Aug. 28 Restoring Honor rally in Washington, D.C.—which pays tribute to America’s military personnel and other citizens who embody truth and integrity—Glenn Beck hosts a morning prayer series with esteemed faith leaders, every morning at 7:05 right here on BlogTalkRadio.
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At 230 PM MoneyTalk & More host Anthony Weeks goes one-on-one with John Mackey, co-founder and CEO of Whole Food Markets the world’s leading retailer of natural and organic foods, which last year boasted $8 billion in sales. John will talk about riding the wellness trend in business.
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At 2 PM Marla “The FlyLady” Cilley gets busy with Dan Heath, who, with brother Chip, authored the bestsellers Made to Stick and Switch—which poses the question, Why is it so hard to make lasting changes in our companies, in our communities, and in our own lives?
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At 430 PM Lessons Learned host Rick Tocquigny rolls out the red carpet for Angela and Veronica Cartwright, who starred, respectively, in The Sound of Music and Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds. The sisters will fill us in on what’s next—after a combined 106 years in showbiz.
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At 10 PM Night Views Radio’s Robert Saul cuts loose with Jim Florentine, who made his name on Crank Yankers. The funnyman will chat about his VH1 series, That Metal Show, and his role opposite Jenna Fischer and Chris O’Donnell in the upcoming flick A Little Help.
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At 9 PM Paula Begoun and her Cosmetics Cop Team welcome skin-cancer specialist Dr. Heather Rogers, who will provide essential—and potentially life-saving—tips for detecting and preventing the disease. Call in with questions to receive free Paula’s Choice products.

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Laugh it Up on BlogTalkRadio with Bil Dwyer and Jim Florentine

Two comic greats drop by BlogTalkRadio this week for a bit of fun and lots of laughs.

bildwyerTonight at 11pm, Caleb Jones welcomes Actor/Comedian Bil Dwyer for an exclusive interview. Bil hosted the latest version of “I’ve Got a Secret” on the Game Show Network. He’s also had a Comedy Central Stand-Up special and headlines clubs around the country. He appeared as a finalist on the most recent season of Last Comic Standing and appeared on VH1 Shows: I Love the ’90s, I Love the ’90s: Part Deux, I Love the ’70s, I Love the ’80s 3-D. He now plays a character on the Cartoon Network series “Out of Jimmy’s Head.”

And tomorrow at 4pm, Brett Cohen of World Talk LIVE welcomes comedian Jim Florentine back to BlogTalkRadio. Jim’s best known for his characters “Special Ed” and “Bobby Fletcher” from Comedy Central’s show Crank Yankers show. He’s also a Howard Stern regular and a co-host of Miserable Men on Sirius Satellite Radio’s Howard 101 with the Reverend Bob Levy and Shuli. Jim joins World Talk LIVE! again to promote his new CD, “Anger is a Gift.”

Crank Yanker and Comedian Jim Florentine

This has been one funny week on BlogTalkRadio. Today, comedian Jim Florentine stops by for an exclusive interview and will take your calls – if you dare.

special_edWorld Talk LIVE brings you the man best known for his characters “Special Ed” and “Bobby Fletcher” from Comedy Central’s show Crank Yankers. Today at 4pm ET, Jim will join Brett for a chat and to take your calls, although who knows what he’ll do to you. ;)

Jim Florentine He is also a frequent guest on The Howard Stern Show and a co-host of Miserable Men on Sirius Satellite Radio’s Howard 101 with the Reverend Bob Levy and Shuli.

His new project “Meet the Creeps” is a series of hidden-camera comedy DVDs that puts unsuspecting people in the cross hairs of comics like Jim.