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BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

tomorrowtelevised516Tomorrow Will Be Televised welcomes Andrew Ross Sorkin, New York Times business correspondent and author of Too Big To Fail, best-seller on the financial crisis turned HBO original movie; and Michael Wortsman, executive producer of Queen For A Day.

frank-fontana54The Down & Dirty with Frank Fontana welcomes Mike Yost creator of ManCaveSite.org and author of The Man Cave Book. Also Jim Heavey of WOOD magazine. We’ll also be talking about Lollapalooza with Consequence of Sound president and editor-in-chief Michael Roffman.

ccg512The Todd Griffiths Show, a Century Coin Group Production. This is the show that answers all of your questions about numismatics from the leader in tangible asset investing, Todd Griffiths. “When it comes to tangible asset investing, there is no question I won’t answer and no answer I won’t support.”

guptaMr Media welcomes Parvesh Cheena who stars in NBC’s new comedy series “Outsourced” as Gupta, a socially awkward call center employee at Mid America Novelties, whom everyone tries to avoid because of his never-ending conversations.

greggbradenJoin host Kristen White as she talks with New York Times bestselling author Gregg Braden, renowned as a pioneer in bridging science and spirituality. He became the first technical operations manager for Cisco Systems where he led the development of the global support team that insures the reliability of today’s internet.

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.

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.

CNN’s John Roberts and Soledad O’Brien, CNBC’s Suze Orman, ‘Chicken Noodle Soup’ Rapper Young B and More Today on BlogTalkRadio

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 host Janice Malone to preview the network’s 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 stops by 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 O’Brien: 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.”

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Joe Morris: The former NFL running back, who helped lead the New York Giants to victory in Super Bowl  XXI by rushing 67 yards, catching four passes and scoring one touchdown, drops in on Teen Groove on the Move host Lenore Luca to discuss the current gridiron season.

Ed Burns and Mookie Wilson Interviewed on BlogTalkRadio October 27, 2010

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The Saving Private Ryan star, Ed Burns, discusses his new flick, Nice Guy Johnny, about a talk-radio host who wrestles with quitting his job for one that pays enough to please his fiancée. Ed also chats with Baseball Digest Live’s Mark Healey about wife Christy Turlington’s directorial debut.
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The former New York Mets center-fielder Mookie Wilson, famous for helping the Amazins clinch the 1986 World Series, sits down with The Final Word hosts JayReelz and J.D. Mookie will relive the series’ legendary Game 6, while weighing in on the tonight’s match-up between the Giants and Rangers.

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The New York Times’ Personal Tech columnist, David Pogue, chats about the latest digital innovations, and the challenges of bringing new products and services to market. Creativity in Play’s Steven Dahlberg and Mary Alice Long preview David’s Nov. 16 Creativity World Forum.
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Darian Barnes The NFL fullback, who snagged a Super Bowl ring while playing for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2003, weighs in on the current NFL season. Plus: In the Bleachers hosts Scott Dargis, Jeff Brenner and Alex Schimmel makes their picks for the World Series, which gets under way tonight.

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Joe Harrison, technical director for the Water Quality Association, drops in on Around the Water Cooler. The former EPA staffer, who specialized in safe drinking water, will offer a primer on home water filters, and answer audience questions about getting the proper device without sacrificing quality.

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Richard Stiennon drops in on E2 Radio to discuss the current cyber-security landscape. The chief research analyst with Gerson Lehrman Group will also cover the real impact of cyberwarfare—or whether we’re fighting one—and what it all means for business technology pros.

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Daily Highlights; August 9, 2010

john-billingsley-5At 10 PM NDB Media host Roger Noriega chills with John Billingsley, who plays Mike Spencer on True Blood, and made his name as Dr. Phlox on Star Trek: Enterprise. John will fill us in on his time at the just-wrapped 2010 Star Trek Convention in Las Vegas.
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At 9 PM PLUS Model Radio host Chenese Lewis kicks it with Living Single star (and fellow BTR host) Kim Coles, who’ll give us the latest on her G.I.F.T.S. tele-seminar, which is designed to motivate and empower young girls. Kim will also update us on her upcoming appearances.
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At 8 PM Somewhere in Vegas host Marq with a Q grunts along with Kevin Burke, who has been starring in the record-setting stage comedy Defending the Caveman since 2003, and is now performing the testosterone-laden show at Sin City’s Excalibur Casino.
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At 9 PM Sins of Omission host Paulie Abeles goes one-on-one with former New York Times reporter Gary Rivlin, whose new book, Broke USA: From Pawnshops to Poverty Inc., examines the ethics and impact of usury on our nation’s working poor.
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At 9 PM Seamheads.com’s Steve Lenox and Mike Lynch roll out the AstoTurf for Roy Firestone (shown with pal Kobe Bryant), the former face of ESPN’s SportsLook who now hosts HDNet’s Face to Face to Face. Roy will chat about the goings on in Major League Baseball.
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At 10 PM Music on the Couch host Vinny Bond hangs with Chris Hudgins, who formerly sang for the Grammy Award-winning group Take 6 and has now got a solo album out—You’ll Survive. Plus: Former Delaware Hudson frontman Robinson Treacher and his new album, Chrome.


*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.

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Programming Highlights; June 11, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:

 

pauly-shoreToday at 1 PM Pauly Shore drops in on host Robin Milling to plug his new mockumentary, Adopted, in which he ventures to Africa to “test-drive” kids. But in real life, the comic has no plans for a ready-made family. “I’d have to be really mature before I’d considered adopting,” he tells us.

 

nell-painter At 3 PM The C.O.W.S. host Sister Nefertari Merimut Nzingha goes one-on-one with Princeton University historian Nell Irvin Painter, author of the new book The History of White People, which The New York Times has called “monumental in sweep.”

 

brad-sellers At 6 PM Chris and Company gets busy with former Chicago Bull and Seattle Supersonic Brad Sellers, who’ll weigh in on the NBA playoffs, as well as fill us in on the community work he’s doing in his hometown of Warrenville Heights, Ohio.

 

natalin-avci At 7 PM Get Up Show host Chris LaMonica kicks it once again with Sports Illustrated model Natalin Avci. The tantalizing mannequin, who has appeared on HBOs’ Entourage, will tell us how it feels to be named one of FHM International’s sexiest ladies.

 

camile-sledge Also at 7 PM WDKK Radio host Darryl Williams hangs with Camille Sledge and Kristen Gabrielle, daughters of Sister Sledge’s Kathy and Debbie Sledge.The cousins will fill us in on SledgeGirl, their effort promoting positive self-images among young women, which launches June 17 in Philly.

 

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