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DRM is a Business Decision, Not a Moral Decision

Hugh McGuire | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Hugh McGuire

When we started building our new audiobook publishing company, iambik, we made an early decision: no digital rights management (DRM). (*See below for ...

LISTEN: Dennis Rodman Received Oral Sex During Radio Interview

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Dennis Rodman phoned into a Miami radio station Tuesday morning while apparently receiving oral sex. Rodman, who called into Jorge Sedano's radio sho...

Dennis Lehane: Between Dorchester Ave and Sunset Boulevard (VIDEO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Christopher Lydon

Dennis Lehane so rules the neighborhood of Noir ("Nwaaah," as we say in Boston) that he gets street credit for work he didn't write, like "The Departe...

Chris Wallace Says He Knows How To 'Satisfy A Woman,' Tells Radio Host To Hire An Escort

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace had an unexpectedly salty conversation with radio host Mike Gallagher on Friday, telling Gallagher that he knows how to ...

Willow Bay Talks HuffPost Divorce On 'The Gayle King Show' (AUDIO)

HuffPost Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
HuffPost Radio

Huffington Post senior editor Willow Bay appeared on Oprah Radio's "Gayle King Show" on Sirius XM Radio Friday morning to discuss the Huffington Post'...

How to Defeat the Great Eraser

Steven Crandell | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steven Crandell

Death eventually claims everyone who remembers a certain person, but there is another option: Honor those people and their stories by writing them down or recording them.

Glenn Beck Mocks MSNBC: 'Bend Over'

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox News and its personalities are having a field day with MSNBC's "Lean Forward" campaign. Last week, the network released a promo last week saying,...

Rosie: O'Reilly 'Incites Hatred'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rosie O'Donnell added her thoughts to the chorus of commentary surrounding Bill O'Reilly's now-infamous appearance on "The View" last week. Speakin...

Jill Lepore: Tea Party Time... and the Death of Compassion (AUDIO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Christopher Lydon

There's more religion than politics in the 2010 Tea Party, Jill Lepore is saying. There's less of 1776 about it than of 1976 -- that dyspeptic post-Vietnam, post-Watergate bicentennial moment.

Rick Sanchez Interviewer: Sanchez Came With 'Live Grenade In His Mouth'

Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The radio host who conducted the interview that ended Rick Sanchez's CNN career spoke out on Monday, expressing sorrow that Sanchez was fired but insi...

Rush: Media Giving Michelle Pass Due To 'Our Slave Past'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rush Limbaugh said Friday that the media is allowing Michelle Obama to take a vacation as a form of reparations for "our slave past." In discussing t...

Harry & David's "Mel Gibson Audio Tape-of-the-Day Club"

Spencer Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Tired of edited, poorly transferred duplications of Mel Gibson's recorded phone rants? Then, join the original Harry & David's Mel Gibson Audio Tape-o...

Supreme Court Cameras: Senate Judiciary Committee OKs Bills To Allow Broadcast From Courts

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court would televise many of its public sessions and cameras would be permitted in lower federal courts, at a judge's d...

Can Social Networks Save The World?

Amanda Lin Costa | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Amanda Lin Costa

The New Haiti Project from Amanda Lin Costa on Vimeo. Michael Kutch co-founder and project manager of The New Haiti Project certainly thinks so. He ...

Jason Linkins

RNC Mailer Typo Directs Recipients To Phone-Sex Line | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hard on the heels of Monday's nonsense with the bondage-themed Young Eagles sexytime nightclub jaunt, news is breaking of a mailer the RNC sent out that includes a phone number directing callers to a phone sex line.

Verizon Ending FiOS Expansion

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Verizon's decision leaves many high speed broadband seekers in 32 states without the option of signing up for the powerful FiOS network.

Arianna & Dennis Santiago Discuss Move Your Money Campaign On Radio Show "AirTalk" (AUDIO)

HuffPost Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
HuffPost Radio

Arianna and Dennis Santiago were guests on the Southern California Public Radio program "AirTalk" today to discuss the Move Your Money campaign, a gro...

Move Your Money Campaign Directors Detail The Grassroots Movement (AUDIO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Dennis Santiago, one of the directors of the Move Your Money campaign, sat down for interview with Damien Hoffman to offer some details on how the mov...

Jason Linkins

Bill Press Show Plays Hilarious Phone Prank On Hill Reporter | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Apparently, one of the problems that the producers of the "Bill Press Show" face on a daily basis is that one of the phone numbers for their studio is...

Laura Ingraham Rips Cable's 'Balloon Boy' Coverage: "Puts Egg On All Of Our Faces" (AUDIO)

Huffington Post | Nick Sabloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Cable news networks' rather breathless coverage of the 'balloon boy' saga has come in for its share of media criticism from across the political spect...

The Anthologist: Pining For The Four-Beat Rhythm Poem

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Christopher Lydon

Nicholson Baker is a writer who can talk the afternoon away in the quirky, wise, erudite, fluidly funny high style that we know on the page as Nick Bakeresque.

Heidi DeJong Barsuglia Denies Mike Duvall Affair: Energy Lobbyist Was Subject Of Recorded Sex Talk

AP | JULIET WILLIAMS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — An energy lobbyist who was the subject of an investigation after a former California lawmaker was caught on tape bragging a...

Jason Linkins

Deficit Commission: Gregg, Conrad Explain How It Will Pointlessly Spend Money | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On this morning's edition of... well, Morning Edition, Steve Inskeep had Senators Judd Gregg (R-N.H.) and Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) on, pimping their insan...

Britney Spears' "3": New Song Is About Threesomes

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Britney Spears' new single "3" premiered on a New York radio station today. The song is about threesomes. The New York Daily News: News flash...

Daily Pulse: Adele Stan Talks Teabaggers (Audio)

Lindsay Beyerstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lindsay Beyerstein

Last Saturday, veteran right wing watcher Adele Stan of AlterNet covered the Tax Payers' March on Washington (aka the 912 March or the DC Tea Party). ...