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CHICAGO to NASHVILLE

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy™ Chicago. Not the city. Not the Musical. The Rock and Roll Band. Great only lasts so long. Chicago entered the Ascend Ampitheater to a life time of expectations, and left waving goodbye to a crowd that was ready to go home. Greatness is fleeting. Joe Montana […]

KIDS IN A CAVE

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy Kids in a Cave. THE REAL LIFE STORY OF A SOCCER TEAM RESCUED BELOW THE EARTH. RISING WATER AND TICKING TIME. LIVES ARE ON THE LINE. IT’S THE STORY ONLY HOLLYWOOD COULD WRITE. COMING TO A THEATER NEAR YOU. This is a story that is so […]

Capital Gazette Shooting

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy The Capital Gazette Shooting. Five people dead. A madman in custody. A nation, once again, shaking it’s collective head wondering why. Are you angry? I’m angry. Are you sad? I’m sad. Are you disillusioned? I am. How much of this can we tolerate? How much of […]

AMC DINE IN

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy™ AMC DINE IN MOVIE THEATERS: “We’re going to be close to the screen,” girlfriend says finalizing our purchase. “How close?,” I ask. “pretty close,” she says stuffing her iPhone into her cream colored Kate Spade purse. “We’re B-4 and B-5. We’re 2 rows from the screen […]

DANGEROUS MAN HUNT

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy.™ The Manhunt. It begins as a normal Wednesday morning. I am at my computer, sorting through the emails and garbage news of the day. Suddenly my phone chirps like a hungry baby bird. I look at my phone. My eyes are old. Years of life have […]

THE FORTUITOUS GODS OF JOURNALISM

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy. The FORTUITOUS GODS OF JOURNALISM. I’m standing in front of the hospital, waiting for my cue. In an instant, the craziness of the last 30 minutes flashes across my mind like a neon infused highway billboard. It’s been balls to the wall of high speed driving, […]

The Bridge is Too Low

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy. Being the most hated man on FACEBOOK. We are on I-65 North heading to North Nashville. We are working a story about a 70 year old woman who met a con man on a senior’s dating site and was influenced into picking up stolen cell phones […]

The Interview

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy The Interview. I wasn’t suppose to talk to them. I wasn’t suppose to meet them. I wasn’t even asked to drive to the house. But I did. “The dispatcher can’t do the interview till noon,” I say to my photographer as we wind down a road […]

The Murdered Child

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy A father’s lie. It starts with a 911 call early Wednesday morning. The boy’s father calls authorities and says his 5-year-old son got out in the middle of the night and he’s missing. As it turns out the boy has autism and is non verbal. 3 […]

Divorcing Facebook

You know what’s crazy? I’ll tell you what’s crazy DIVORCING FACEBOOK! Dear Facebook. I hate you. Let me rephrase that. I despise you! I find you abhorrent! You are yellow matted custard dripping from a dead dog’s eye. OK. That was cathartic. I hate you because you lie. I hate you because of your duplicitous, […]