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Entries from July 2014

Why Time Warner Cable Stinks; MLB Trade Deadline; Random Q’s (07-30-14)

July 30th, 2014 · Comments

Dave spends 30 minutes ranting on the incompetence of Time Warner Cable.  Why is Time Warner Cable so poor at providing good quality programming, internet service, and customer service?  How do the prices keep going up all the time?  Why is TWC usually rated amongst the worst cable providers in America?   Everyone complains about Time Warner Cable, and this week, Dave will go over the many MANY things they do wrong.  PLUS in the second half hour, we preview MLB's potential trade deadline deals.  Where does Matt Kemp go?  Will Jon Lester or Cole Hamels go to new teams?  In hour 2, Kevin on the Cape re-joins Dave for "Random Questions" as we enter the dog days of summer.

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2014 Open Championship Recap; Rory McIlroy; John in CT & Mike in NJ (07-23-14)

July 23rd, 2014 · Comments

John in CT and Mike in North NJ re-join Dave to talk the Open Championship.  Rory McIlroy wins in big fashion at Royal Liverpool, even with two great rounds from runners up Rickie Fowler and Sergio Garcia.   How big of a win is this for Rory and does it finally put him back as one of the greats of the game?   What did Rory do to accumulate two rounds at 66 strokes each?   How'd he handle the pressure of two capable opponents on the final round?   We'll cover this plus the rest of the Open Championship field PLUS more on the NBA's offseason.  Junkie is unavailable for tonight's program, but will return next week. 

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Jake Winderman; LeBron Comes Home; the New Heat; Random Q’s (07-16-14)

July 16th, 2014 · Comments

We're pleased to introduce Jake Winderman to our podcast this week!   Jake and Dave will cover LeBron's departure from the Miami Heat after four great years, plus a look at the Miami Heat today: will the new Chris Bosh/Dwyane Wade era make some noise in the NBA?   LeBron James returns to the Cleveland Cavs... what is it like for a city desperate for success to see their hometown hero back in town?   PLUS, some of the other NBA free agency moves -- Melo back to the Knicks, Pau Gasol to the Chicago Bulls, and more with Jake Winderman, son of long-time Miami Heat beat reporter Ira Winderman.  In Hour 2, Kevin on the Cape joins Dave for more Summer "Random Questions", including a few anecdotes on summer fruit and vegetables and the ongoing debate between crab and lobster.

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Melo to LA?; World Cup Final; Brazil Embarrassed; LeBron; RQ’s (07-09-14)

July 9th, 2014 · Comments

More on this PLUS NBA Star Carmelo Anthony's next destination.  Is it his current team the Knicks, or will the Lakers make the power play to sign him?    Does LeBron return to Miami or does he come home to Cleveland?  This week we expect to find out.   Oomer, Rollins, and Timmy Russo join Dave to say hello and break down more NBA Offseason.  In Hour 2, Kevin on the Cape returns for "Random Questions" with a look into summer hobbies, plus an MLB All Star Game preview.

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USA World Cup Update; 90’s Tech; Random Q’s (07-02-14)

July 2nd, 2014 · Comments

On this Independence week, we look at Team USA Soccer in the knockout round of the World Cup against Belgium.   Can Tim Howard rise to the occasion once again and have the Goalkeeping game of his life?   Will Jozy Altidore return for this do or die showdown?  Can Jurgen Klinsmann rally the Americans into another round?   USA Soccer hits fever pitch this week in the city PLUS, we'll check out random 90's technology gadgets that were a product of their time: pagers, Talkboys, Game Boys, and more!  In Hour 2, we take "Random Questions" with Kevin on the Cape!

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