Shark Week 2016

Shark Week 2016

I’ll just come right out and say it… I have a primordial fear of sharks that (probably) borders on the irrational. And it would be easy to spot me when I’m brave enough to catch a few, slow Atlantic rollers off Montauk beach on the far eastern end of Long Island: I’m...

Viamedia Names David Solomon Chief Revenue Officer

New York City, June 20, 2016 – Viamedia, the television industry’s largest independent cable TV ad management company, today announced that David Solomon, the company’s executive vice president of sales since 2006, has been promoted to chief revenue officer (CRO),...
Odd Mom Out

Odd Mom Out

Bravo’s comedy series, “Odd Mom Out,” which returns for a second season on June 20th, is based upon a book entitled “Momzillas,” which was written in 2007 by Jill Kargman — a critical and satirical novel about the lives and dramas of the uber-wealthy who live...
Hell On Wheels

Hell On Wheels

Several years ago I read David H. Bain’s magisterial history on the building of the first transcontinental railroad, “Empire Express.” You may recall that there were actually two competing railroads — one running east to west across the wide-open (flat) Western...
CMT Music Awards

CMT Music Awards

I won’t say the modern-day Country Music scene has passed me by, but my tastes in Country are rooted in the old rhythms of Rockabilly and plain ol’ Country Rock (anyone remember the Byrds?) But maybe that’s the beauty of Country Music and why it has spread far beyond...