Media: TRB in Crain's NY Business

Crain’s New York Business is one of my favorite resouces around to catch up with local industry.  No one covers NYC’s advertising, media and real estate biz quite like they do. I got a few calls when last week’s print version came out for something I did on mutual fund names and what they mean…

Radio Death March Continues, Nothing to See Here, Folks

And the Radio Death March continues with yet another bankruptcy for the broadcasters… NEW YORK ( — Citadel Broadcasting Co., the third-largest radio group in the United States, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Sunday. The company, which has stations in 25 states, listed liabilities of $2.5 billion on assets of $1.4 billion, according to court…

The Fox Biz Holiday Card

The media relations team at Fox Business Network sent me quite the Chrismas card.  It appears that the young network has inherited the super-competitive gene from it’s brother network Fox News.

Media: Talking Bonuses on France 2 TV

Here’s a little something I did for mes amis at France 2 Television about the banker bonus issue during the G-20 Summit. [youtube=] Bonne fin de semaine!

Quick Shakespeare Lesson for the Troglodytes

I’ve heard more than five market commentators, talking heads, politicians and reporters misuse the phrase “Now is the winter of our discontent,” over the last few weeks and I thought I’d take a quick moment to lend a hand to my less literate contemporaries. The only thing I hate more than someone randomly or pretensiously quoting Shakespeare…