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Railbird’s Nest #10: Josh Womack and Laugh Staff

SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  Josh Womack (@JoshuaWomack82) calls the podcast to talk about stand-up comedy, Laugh Staff (@LaughStaff), his new gig copy writing at Progressive Insurance (@Progressive). (I made a big deal in the intro about Josh telling us where he works later in the show, but why keep that a secret if I can promote thatContinue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #10: Josh Womack and Laugh Staff”

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Railbird’s Nest #9: Tony Mazur and Wexler’s Tavern

SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  Tony Mazur (@TonyMazur) joined me at Wexler’s Tavern (@WexlersTavern) and talked about all sorts of Cleveland stuff. From Wexler’s Tavern’s namesake, Mushy Wexler, to the stigma of fixing Cleveland, to some Cleveland sports media secrets. There are a few sound issues in the first 10 minutes or so. Don’t hate me tooContinue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #9: Tony Mazur and Wexler’s Tavern”

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Railbird’s Nest #8: Ken Carman Has a Past

SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  It finally happened. Ken Carman (@KenCarman) called the studio1My basement. and took me to school. We talked about his current gig – the morning festivities at 92.3 the Fan – his past gigs – the Hellride on the Fan, some station in Akron no one ever listened to, the Akron RubberducksContinue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #8: Ken Carman Has a Past”

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Railbird’s Nest #7: Hayden Grove and The Leap

SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  Scout’s Hayden Grove (@H_Grove) gets on the Skype machine to talk about his journey through Cleveland’s media landscape, from his time at Ohio State to his current gig at Scout. When we started the podcast, I really thought we’d hit a few media topics, then start talking about Cleveland sports news.Continue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #7: Hayden Grove and The Leap”

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Railbird’s Nest #6: Chris Barron on Politics and Sandwiches

SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  Chris Barron (@ChrisRBarron) opens his third Railbird’s Nest appearance with questionable sandwich taste, but makes up for it later with a solid taco opinion. In between food discussions, we tackle what’s gone on at Missouri, Ben Carson’s weird lies, and Donald Trump. Some day we won’t have to talk about Trump,Continue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #6: Chris Barron on Politics and Sandwiches”

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Railbird’s Nest #5: Craig Lyndall Loves Podcasting

SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  Craig Lyndall (@WFNYCraig) and I talked about what Grantland did for podcasts, and what effects ESPN shutting the site down may have on our favorite medium. We referenced a really good thing Clay Travis wrote on the subject. (Yes. THAT Clay Travis. I feel dirty not hating him.) (BRB. Writing Clay Travis hatemail.)Continue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #5: Craig Lyndall Loves Podcasting”

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Railbird’s Nest #4: Chris Barron Helps Hate Sports Leagues

SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  Chris Barron is back to talk about bad marketing strategy from MLB and NFL. No Pete Rose? I would ban  Alex Rodriguez for this weird photo shoot before I would ban Pete Rose from baseball. No football vines, Kirk Cousins’ vine will drive fans to watch the Redskins. Chris wrote a column about dicksContinue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #4: Chris Barron Helps Hate Sports Leagues”

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Railbird’s Nest #3: Allan Fee talks Cleveland… from Seattle

SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  Allan Fee called in from Seattle, Washington to talk about old times. If there was any doubt where our hearts lay, we started off talking football. His Seattle Seahawks don’t suck, my Cleveland Browns… well… WE HAVE THE SAME RECORD! Allan’s 15 years in Cleveland showed him the best of theContinue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #3: Allan Fee talks Cleveland… from Seattle”

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Railbird’s Nest #2: Chris Barron on Guns, Trump, and Baseball

  SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  Chris Barron joined me to talk a little bit about what he talks about best, politics and baseball. We got caught up, exchanged alcohol tips, and then got down to the nitty gritty; arguing about gun control. We’re not CNN or Fox News, though, so it might have actually beenContinue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #2: Chris Barron on Guns, Trump, and Baseball”

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Railbird’s Nest #1: Jeff Rich and More Than a Fan

SUBSCRIBE: iTunes – RSS  This is a big day. Probably. This is the first ever Railbird’s Nest, a podcast about current events, pop culture, interesting people, sports, and whatever the hell else life throws at you. It’s so new, I don’t even have a logo yet. (If you’re interested in making me a logo, holler.)Continue Reading “Railbird’s Nest #1: Jeff Rich and More Than a Fan”