Category Archives: Media

Bob Richards steps down as Emmis Indy market manager – Taja Graham to replace him
January 20, 2021

“Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.”  William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part 2 People listen to a radio station without much interest in how the words and music they hear get to their ears.  Management is the farthest thing from the minds of listeners as they hear Dan Dakich hammer IU for a lackluster […]

Indianapolis Motor Speedway historian Donald Davidson retires – and it bums me out
December 7, 2020

Did you hear the one about the guy who loved talking so much about the men who made the Indianapolis Motor Speedway famous that he actually became one? That’s the story of Donald Davidson, who is retiring as the historian of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway at the end of the month. Donald saying goodbye makes me […]

Whether Bill Walton delights or annoys you – he engages you as he shills for John Wooden, Maui Jim, and Tommy Bahama
December 1, 2020

ESPN college basketball analyst Bill Walton is wildly polarizing.  When he and play-by-play voice Jason Benetti called the Maui Invitational’s first round game between Texas and Davidson, many Indiana fans were less than thrilled because IU played Providence in the second with that same team. Instead of talking about the game, Walton stumps for those who send […]