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BlogTalkRadio Today: How to Get Highwire-Sharp Focus | 06.12.13

‘King of the Highwire’ Nik wallenda Talks fear & Focus

by Barry Farber in BUSINESS

Nik Wallenda is a seventh-generation member of the Flying Wallendas. On June 23, Discovery Channel airs his Skywire Live event from 1,500 feet above the Grand Canyon. Hear him speak on fear and focus.


What’s nExt for ‘Voice’ Eliminated country artist holly tucker

by Film Festival Radio in ENTERTAINMENT

Holly Tucker was recently eliminated from NBC’s blockbuster show The Voice, but her career has only just begun. Hear what’s next for this talented young country singer.


‘The Sports Chick’ talks NBA Finals, tim tebow & more

by TSCRN in SPORTS

The newest TSCRN show features Robyn “The Sports Chick” Vandenberg, who’s loud, opinionated and rants against Lebron James haters. Tune in for Spurs-Heat action, Tim Tebow talk and more! 


Oprah Author on Spiritual partnerships & authentic power

by It’s All About You in SELF-HELP

Bestselling author (Seat of the Soul) and a frequent guest on Oprah’s Super Soul Sunday, Gary Zukav talks about his new book, Spiritual Partnership: The Journey to Authentic Power.


Get ready for Father’s Day with ‘fathers on filM’

by Betty Jo Tucker in MOVIES

Movie Addict HQ celebrates Father’s Day by talking fathers in film. Noted critics Nell Minow and A.J. Hakari share their picks for “Top 5 Movies About Dads” and the best dad actors.


BlogTalkRadio Today: NBA Finals Tip-Off Preview | 06.06.13

NBA FINALS preview: Nation of domination

by Broad Street Line in SPORTS

The NBA Finals are here, pitting the Miami Heat vs. the San Antonio Spurs. Will Lebron get back-to-back championships? Will Tim Duncan get his 5th ring? Plus, an NBA Draft preview.


Country superstars The Band Perry on sibling revelry

by Lenore Luca in ENTERTAINMENT

It’s CMA Music Festival Week in Nashville, and The Band Perry chats with Lenore about their new album, Pioneer, their Live & Loud Tour and working together as siblings.


d-day remembered: Returning to the beaches of normandy

by Authors Beat in BOOKS

This week marks the 69th anniversary of the Normandy Invasion. Author Don Busi transports you to those famed beaches as he tells the story of his father, Joe Busi, who fought in the battle.


animal communicator’s miraculous horse rescue

by Talk2theAnimals in PETS

Animal communicator Joan Ranquet recently used telepathy to help rescue a horse named Gemma stuck on a ravine in Redmond, Washington. Hear her amazing story.


Does ESP really EXIST? One physicist PRoves it

by BITEradio me in SPIRITUALITY

Russell Targ, an aerospace physicist and author of The Reality of ESP: A Physicist’s Proof of Psychic Abilities, shares his insight on the existence of telepathic powers.


Mark Wahlberg, New York Times Social Media Editor Jennifer Preston and George Foreman III Today on BlogTalkRadio

mark-wahlberg1Mark Wahlberg: The Fighter star—who plays boxer “Irish” Micky Ward in David O. Russell’s new flick—talks with Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon about parallels between himself and his real-life character. “Putting on that belt was a childhood fantasy—being in the ring and the crowd screaming,” he says. “Micky’s journey is very much like mine. The only difference is that I was in the entertainment business and he was an athlete. Other than that, we grew up 30 minutes from each other, both from a family of nine and we both of us had to overcome a lot of obstacles to achieve our goals.”

jennifer-prestonJennifer Preston: The New York Times’ first-ever social media editor joins Columbia Journalism for a discussion on “What We Learned Teaching Social Media.” Also on the panel: Wall Street Journal Outreach Editor Zach Seward, and Mashable community manager Vadim Lavrusik.

george-foremaniii-aGeorge Foreman III: Aka “Monk,” the son of former World Heavyweight Champ George Foreman steps into the ring with Speak Your Damn Mind! Celebrity Radio host LaTricia Angela to chat about his own journey as a professional boxer, including his “torture chamber” training regimin.

reggie-williamsReggie Williams: The former NBA star—who racked up 7,508 point during his decade-long career with the Clippers, Cavs, Spurs, Nuggets, Pacers and Nets—stops by the Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about how LeBron James is faring in Miami, and about the current hoops season.

robert-ulrichRobert Ulrich: The Hollywood casting director, who has worked on hit TV series ranging from Matlock to CSI—not to mention Glee—stops by Film Festival Radio to fill host Janice Malone in on Oxygen’s upcoming 10-part reality series The Glee Project.

Christina Aquilera, The Goo Goo Dolls’ John Rzeznik, Spike Lee and More: BlogTalkRadio’s Weekly Highlights

christina-aguileraChristina Aguilera: The 4-time Grammy-winner drops in to chat about her big-screen debut, in Burlesque. Co-starring Cher, the flick casts Christina—who tells Punch Drunk CriticsJohn Nolan, “I’m a little O.C.D.”—as a small-town waitress with a big voice who follows her dreams to an L.A. nightclub.

john-rzeznik1John Rzeznik: The Goo Goo Dolls frontman and the band’s bassist, Robby Takac, join Milling About’s Robin Milling at NYC’s Roseland Ballroom to chat about their latest CD, Something For The Rest of Us. (Be sure not to miss John’s a cappella rendition of Happy Birthday for birthday girl Robin.)

natalie-portman32Natalie Portman: Star Wars’ Queen Amidala reveals how she trained as a ballerina for the Darren Aronofsky-directed thriller Black Swan, which opens tomorrow. “We were swimming a mile a day,” she tells Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon. “And we were toning so that my body could look like a dancer’s.”

spike-lee1Spike Lee: The director spends a full hour with The Knicks Blog host Anthony Donahue, chatting about his hometown team. And when asked if he was upset that the Knicks didn’t land LeBron James, Spike says no—“Because if somebody doesn’t want to be here, then you don’t want them.”

sally-kellerman11Sally Kellerman: M*A*S*H’s Hot Lips Houlihan, whose new CD is titled Sally, recalls making the TV film Murder Among Friends with the late Leslie Nielsen—who teased her with fake flatulence. “That really headed him into the comedic part of his career,” she tells Milling About host Robin Milling.

john-roberts2John Roberts: As the 30th anniversary of John Lennon’s death— Dec. 8—approaches, CNN anchor John Roberts drops in on Film Festival Radio‘s Janice Malone to preview the network’s new documentary, Losing Lennon: Countdown to Murder, which premieres Saturday, Dec. 4 at 8pm ET.

suze-ormanSuze Orman: The host of CNBC’s The Suze Orman Show drops in to discuss the revised version of her New York Times bestseller The Road to Wealth. “If you define yourself by you possessions,” she tells host Philippe Matthews, “you are nothing more than a financial liar.”

soledad-obrien-5Soledad Obrien: The CNN anchor drops in on Afronerd Radio host Desmond Burton to discuss her new memoir The Next Big Story: My Journey Through the Land of Possibilities, which fellow network star Anderson Cooper calls “A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at reporting.”

coco-crispCoco Crisp, : The ace Oakland A’s center fielder—who helped lead his previous team, the Boston Red Sox, to victory in the 2007 World Series—stops by The Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about the current MLB season.

Spike Lee, LeBron James, The Goo Goo Dolls’ John Rzeznik and More Today on BlogTalkRadio

spike-leeSpike Lee: The cinematic powerhouse spends a full hour with The Knicks Blog host Anthony “Rice Balls” Donahue, chatting about his hometown team. And when asked if he was disappointed that the Knicks didn’t land LeBron James, native New Yorker Spike says no—“Because if somebody doesn’t want to be here, then you don’t want them.

lebron-james1LeBron James: The NBA superstar weighs in on the fan-produced Nike ad mash-up in which fellow hoops luminary Michael Jordan responds to the King’s own Nike spot. When RF Sports host Rodney Fisher asks LeBron about the video, he says, “I have no idea what you’re talking about. I haven’t seen it.”

tyrone-nesbyTyrone Nesby: The former NBA forward, who played for the Los Angeles Clippers and Washington Wizards before moving on to Greek and Italian teams abroad, drops in on host Brown Suga to share his memories of one-time teammate Michael Jordan—and to offer his take on LeBron James’ first outing against the Cavs.

john-rzeznik1John Rzeznik: The Goo Goo Dolls frontman and the band’s bassist, Robby Takac, join Milling About host Robin Milling at NYC’s Roseland Ballroom to chat about their latest CD, Something For The Rest of Us. (And be sure not to miss John’s a cappella rendition of Happy Birthday for birthday girl Robin.)

tabatha-coffeyTabatha Coffey: The Aussie hairstylist, who made her name as a contestant on the Bravo reality series Sheer Genius, drops in on Film Festival Radio host Janice Malone to fill is in on Season 3 of her spinoff, Tabatha’s Salon Takeover, which gets under way Monday, Dec. 6.

peter-biddlePeter Biddle: Intel’s general manager, who leads the semiconductor giant’s AppUp Products and Services Group, welcomes Sparkbuy founder and CEO Dan Shapiro to Atom Mashing Radio for a discussion on the challenges and opportunities people face when trying to turn a big idea into a big success.

Natalie Portman, Penny Hardaway, Sally Kellerman and More Today on BlogTalkRadio

natalie-portman3Natalie Portman: Star Wars’ Queen Amidala reveals how she trained as a ballerina for her new thriller Black Swan, opening tomorrow. “We were swimming a mile a day,” she tells Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon. “And we were toning so that my body could look like a dancer’s.”

sally-kellerman1Sally Kellerman: M*A*S*H’s Hot Lips Houlihan, whose new CD is titled Sally, recalls making the TV film Murder Among Friends with the late Leslie Nielsen—who teased her with fake flatulence. “That really headed him into the comedic part of his career,” she tells Milling About host Robin Milling.

wally-lambWally Lamb: The author of the best-selling novel—and Oprah’s Book Club pick—She’s Come Undone talks with Book Club Girl about the new paperback edition of his latest work, Wishin’ and Hopin’, which tells the comic Xmas tale of a fifth grader named Felix Funicello.

bill-mcgowanBill McGowan: The author of Gray Lady Down: What the Decline and Fall of The New York Times Means for America—who won a National Press Club Award for Criticism—talks with Accuracy In Media’s Roger Aronoff about how the WikiLeaks will impact journalism the world over.

dan-croninDan Cronin: The funnyman—who worked as a writer for Conan O’Brien, both on Late Night and during Coco’s ill-fated Tonight Show stint—drops in on The Dr. Bones and Tetra Show to dish about the new TBS incarnation of the red-haired host’s comedy fest.

penny-hardaway2Penny Hardaway: The retired NBA guard—who told us in July he wants to return to the Miami Heat to play alongside LeBron James—tells fellow Bottom Line Sports Show hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy what the King should expect what he meets the Cleveland Cavs tonight for the first time since defecting.

Tyler Perry Interviewed on BlogTalkRadio, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Interviewed on Cinch: Nov. 4, 2010

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Tyler Perry, the writer-director-producer—whose films have grossed $400+ million worldwide, making him the sixth highest-paid man in Hollywood—drops in to talk with Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon about his new flick For Colored Girls, starring Janet Jackson and Whoopi Goldberg.
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Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook founder reveals his world view of the site. “There should be programmatic interfaces to access anything that a human can,” Mark tells Robert Scoble via Cinch, BlogTalkRadio’s sister platform. “Eventually I think we’ll get there, but probably not for a while.”
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Naughty by Nature, Treach, Vin Rock and DJ Kay Gee, who scored 2 No. 1 albums during the ‘90s, stop in to rave about thier new mixtape, Garden State Greats. The Grammy-winning hip-hoppers also chat with NeXplicableP host Princess L about their upcoming tour dates.

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Rob Parker, the ESPNNewYork.com columnist, who also appears regularly on ESPN’s morning show First Take, drops by The War Room to weigh in on the Giants’ World Series win, LeBron James’ Miami Heat debut, and the NFL’s helmet-to-helmet hits issue.

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Chris Tavarez, the Big Momma’s House 2 actor stops into Teen Diaries Radio to talk about his role as Lance in the Disney Channel movie Avalon High, starring Brittany Robertson, which premieres Nov. 12. Chris Tavarez will also fill us in on what he’s looking for in a special lady.
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Plastic surgeon Arthur Perry is back by popular demand with Paula Begoun and her Cosmetics Cop team, this time to enumerate the best cosmetic procedures for your budget. Call in with your questions during the broadcast to receive free Paula’s Choice products.

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Weekly Best Shows: Week of July 12, 2010

penny-hardaway-2On The Bottom Line Sports Show: Penny Hardaway wants to make one thing perfectly clear: He’s ready, willing and able to return to pro hoops—and is jonesing to play side-by-side with LeBron James. “I haven’t lost my jump shot,” our all-star contributor, 38, says. “I still have something to offer any team in the NBA.”

carlson-olbermann4On Mediaite.com Tucker Carlson claims no personal ill-will toward Keith Olbermann, he sure is reveling in the cyber-battle he picked with the MSNBC anchor—a former colleague—by nailing down the rights to KeithOlbermann.com. “It’s amusing as hell!” the Fox News contributor tells us.

patricia-richardson Buzzworthy Radio’s NaVell Lee goes one-on-one with Patricia Richardson, who played Jill Taylor on the hit sitcom Home Improvement. The Emmy winner will chat about her role in the upcoming flick Beautiful Wave, and in tonight’s Jensen Project on NBC.

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Host Christopher Reburn channels fellow master psychic Lisa Williams, bestselling author of Life Among the Dead and star of the Lifetime series of the same name, now in its second season. Lisa will chat about her upcoming tour of her native England and other European nations.

queen-latifah1Sounds like Queen Latifah may have the patter of little feet in her sights. “As an adult, as a I looked back on how my mom raised us,” the superstar tells our wOw Effect host, “I was so thoroughly impressed, and I figured, If I can be just half the mother she is, I’ll be doing just fine.”

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WDKK Radio’s Darryl Williams grooves with Marshall Thompson, leader of the legendary ‘70s soul quartet The Chi-Lites, who charted with such tunes as Oh Girl and Have You Seen Her. MT will chat about the group’s current tour with “The ‘70s Soul Jam.”

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