Dave Barry has been the funniest writer in America for decades. This time, the Pulitzer Prize winning author celebrates a landmark birthday with his new book, "Lessons from Lucy", the sage life wisdom taught to him by his beloved canine companion.
Far too many people remember Joe Frazier as merely a foil for Muhammad Ali, when in reality he was much more. In his new book, "Smokin' Joe: The Life of Joe Frazier", Mark Kram, Jr. details an intimate and revealing picture of the man who rose to heavyweight champion from dirt-poor roots, was much smarter than he was given credit for, and who in the end proved to be a true heart and soul not only of boxing, but of his Philadelphia home. Join Ed Berliner for another revealing episode of "The Man in the Arena".
Veterinarian Dr. Kate Papp exposes the bloody side of horse racing in America.
Denise McAllister is a Conservative commentator unafraid to take on either side of the aisle. Author of "Spygate: The Attempted Sabotage of Donald J. Trump", she takes on the Democrats incessant talk of impeachment, has hard questions for millennials and their love for Bernie Sanders, why Joe Biden and Sanders could be of help to the reelection of Donald Trump, the "apology" mistake Trump still makes, and what if anything can save America from turning into a much worse "kneejerk nation". Join Host Ed Berliner for another 1 on 1 interview that will likely tart more debates than it will finish.
The world class opera tenor who went from calling balls and strikes to hitting the high notes around the world. Meet Michael Fabiano in this edition of "The Man in the Arena".
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenberg is talking out of both sides of his mouth regarding the recent crashes of 2 737 MAX-8 aircraft that killed over 300 people. While he claims to accept responsibility, he is now trying to blame pilot error. Aviation expert Captain Ross Aimer is furious, and believes both Boeing and the FAA need to be criminally investigated for their actions and lack thereof in protecting the flying public. Join Ed Berliner for an exclusive and riveting interview on this episode of "The Man in the Arena".
There is nothing tougher for a comedian than finding that niche, that way to get directly to what is funny and bring an audience along for the ride. Veteran stand-up Brent Terhune joins us on "The Man in the Arena" for discussion of how to make satire work in sensitive times, and why his Internet character may be nothing like his on stage work, but is also lighting up the Internet. Come along for the laughs, leave with a better idea of why we need satire so desperately. Go 1 on 1 with Brent Terhune, another interesting individual with a fascinating story. It's what Ed Berliner does on "The Man in the Arena".
Grammy award winning saxophonist Dr. Ed Calle joins Ed Berliner to talk about humble beginnings, a career filled with legendary heroes, his drive for the future, and a few minutes of his craft on display. A rare and intimate time with the legendary Ed Calle.
The measles epidemic in America is spreading faster than physicians feared, and in the end, the possible deaths of children and suffering of millions could be traced to just 2 men. Sadly, as with most things in America these days, one of those individuals can be traced to specifically seeking political gain. Ed Berliner is joined by noted and globally respected infectious disease expert Dr. William Schaffner, desperately seeking to give people the truth and stop the spread of a disease that should never have been allowed to rise again.
What's the secret to making someone laugh? Why would anyone want to do it for a living? And how do you know when you've got the material just right? Join Host Ed Berliner for a peek inside the mind of veteran national and South Florida stand-up comic Gene Merola, in an episode loaded with surprise, stores, and a libations between questions. Meet the man who been making SoFla laugh for more than 40 years, and has plenty left in the tank. Plesae be careful not to move anything around while in his mind, as Gene remembers where he left the cookies.